The HFESNZ’s purpose

  • Promote the application of human factors / ergonomics knowledge.
  • Advance human factors / ergonomics research, education, public awareness and professional standards.
  • Perform any functions or actions necessary or helpful to fulfil the above purposes.

Focus areas for the HFESNZ

  • Professional value for members – Making sure members (and those who might become members) see value in HFESNZ membership, and there are regular activities that offer value.
  • Connecting with Government, Industry, Health and Safety Sector and other related areas – Positioning the HFESNZ as the go-to place for HFE advice and leadership.
  • Focusing on specific areas of expertise – Developing communities of expertise and collaboration through interest groups.
  • Working efficiently and with others – explore synergies by communicating with other societies.