First Ergonomics Convention Held at UPD


Promo3 Ergonomics Convention (ErCon) 2017 is a gathering of over 400 undergraduate & post-graduate students and professionals from all over the country. These participants come from a range of backgrounds: Industrial Engineering, Industrial Design, Economics, Civil Engineering, and Computer Science, to name a few. They were introduced to Ergonomics applications in topics related to nation-building through interactive workshops held by renowned local Ergonomics specialists. Cash prizes were also given to winning presenters per workshop. As the only and premier Ergonomics Convention in the country, ErCon creates an avenue for knowledge sharing, thus cultivating the desire among the youth to engage in dynamic nation-building activities through Ergonomics.

This event is brought to you by:
The UP Industrial Engineering Club (UP IE Club)
Human Factors and Ergonomics Society of the Philippines (HFESP)

Accredited by the:
Commission on Higher Education

In cooperation with:
COCA-COLA Philippines
Orange Segment Print and Design Studio
Bang’s Tony and Jackey
Clickthecity
Magic 89.9
When In Manila

With organization partners:
UP Society of Industrial Designers
Asaphil UP
Cavite State University
Polytechnic University of the Philippines – Sto. Tomas
University of Perpetual Help System-Dalta
Colegio de San Juan de Letran-Calamba
De La Salle Lipa
New Era University

The Ergonomics Convention was held on February 4, 2017 at the National Institue of Physics, University of the Philippines Diliman to learn more about ergonomics and its numerous applications in:

Human-Computer Interaction Systems
The Human Side of Service Engineering
Product Design
Inclusive Workspace for PWDs
Workplace Safety
Job Hazard Analysis
Customer Experience

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