Proposals are invited for the International Ergonomics Association (IEA) IEA2018 conference in Florence. Abstracts for oral presentations, symposia, posters and video posters are due by 30 November 2017. History and Stories of Human Factors are due by 30 December 2017. For details visit

Nominations are also sought for eight IEA Awards by 31 December 2017:
- The IEA Distinguished Service Award
- The IEA Outstanding Educators Award
- The IEA Award for Promotion of Ergonomics in Industrially Developing Countries
- The IEA Ergonomics Development Award
- IEA Human Factors and Ergonomics Prize
- The IEA/Elsevier John Wilson Award.
- The IEA President's Award

Nominations for the KU Smith Student Award are due by 16 February 2018. For all details of IEA awards visit