Finally! We meet again.

You are cordially invited to participate in the 2022 Nordic Ergonomics and Human Factors Society (NES) Annual Conference in Uppsala, Sweden, 23-25 October 2022!

We invite abstracts for oral presentations and proposals for special sessions and workshops. Submission and review of papers for NES 2022 will be managed through the EasyChair conference system. Registration for the conference is open now and hotel bookings can be made with a conference discount (until 23rd of September).

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Kind regards,

NES Organising Committee


Warm welcome to participate in the 51st NES Conference, 23-25 October 2022 in Uppsala, Sweden!

The NES 2022 Conference invites you to explore and discuss the role of ergonomics and HF/E professionals in an increasingly complex and unpredictable world.

Contributions are accepted from researchers, practitioners, and policy makers. We expect a wide participation from all over the world. Welcome to join the discussions and knowledge sharing.

The NES 2022 Conference is arranged by the Swedish Ergonomics and Human factors Society (EHSS), together with Uppsala University.

EHSS is a federated member of The Nordic Ergonomics and Human Factors Society (NES) that was founded in 1969 and represents the professional interest of about 1400 members from the five Nordic countries. NES is a member of the International Ergonomics Association (IEA).

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Call for papers

We welcome submissions of scientific posters and papers, practitioners reports as well proposals for special sessions and workshops. For further details, see our call for papers, where you will also find a link to submit your work. If you don’t have an EasyChair account yet, you will be prompted to create one.


Important dates and deadlines

14 March 2022: NEW EXTENDED Deadline for abstract submission for posters and papers as well as practitioners reports

14 March 2022: NEW EXTENDED Deadline for submission of proposals for special sessions and workshops.

29 April 2022: Notification of review outcome

29 May 2022: Deadline for full papers, revised abstracts and practitioners reports

29 June 2022: Notification of review outcome

29 July 2022: Deadline for final paper

Venue and hotels

NES 2022 will take place at Norrlands Nation Fest & Konferens. Do not hesitate to take a virtual tour through this beautiful venue from 1889 located in the heart of the city of Uppsala.

Attendees will have to book their hotel rooms themselves and have the choice between two hotels, both conveniently close to the conference venue:


NB. Please book your hotel sooner rather than later, since the number of rooms available with the discount is limited and the discounted price will only be valid until the 23rd of September.


You register to the Conference when buying the conference tickets below. In the payment/checkout you give us your registration information.

There are various tickets/prices depending on if you are member of NES associations* or a student** etc.

Don’t miss the Early bird registration discount before July 15, 2022

And don’t forget to buy the Conferens Dinner that is a separate item.

What does the conference fee include?

  • Conference sessions at Norrlands Nation fest och konferens, Uppsala
  • Pre-registration and GetTogether on Sunday evening
  • Lunch on Monday and Tuesday
  • Refreshments throughout each day
  • Conference material including proceedings


Not included:

  • Conference dinner Monday evening is purchased separately, see below for dinner shop item.


Cancellation policy

Cancellations or no-shows will not be refunded. If you are unable to attend the conference it is possible to transfer the ticket to a colleague before 14 October 2022.


This is handled by so the payment reference will state on your card account.

All prices are included tax.


* NES associations include EHSS, ERY, IDA Arbejdsmiljø (SAM), NEHF and VINNIS.
**Applicable to bachelor, master’s, and PhD students.


More information will come soon.

Enjoy your stay in Uppsala. Ask us for tips or visit:

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largest and
tallest church

Take a stroll in
a park in the city
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Take a guided roof walk at the castle or visit the museums