3rd China Summit Forum on Human Factors Engineering Starts
The 3rd China Summit Forum on Human Factors Engineering kicked off in Changsha on September 16, 2018. (Photo/Zhao Chi, Hunan Daily)
On September 16, Hunan Governor Xu Dazhe met with Niu Hongguang, former deputy director of the People’s Liberation Army (PLA) General Armament Department. (Photo/Zhao Chi, Hunan Daily)
The 3rd China Summit Forum on Human Factors Engineering was inaugurated in Changsha on September 16, 2018. Before the opening ceremony, Hunan Governor Xu Dazhe met with academicians and experts attending the event.
Hu Henghua, CPC Hunan Provincial Committee Standing Committee member and CPC Changsha Municipal Committee secretary, and Zhou Jianping, China Manned Space Engineering chief designer, attended the meeting and delivered speeches at the opening ceremony. Relevant chiefs of central government organs such as the Ministry of Industry and Information Technology, Ministry of Education, Ministry of Emergency Management, State Administration for Market Regulation, and State Administration of Science attended. Academicians and experts of the PLA Academy of Military Sciences and related universities, research institutes, and central organizations, together with heroic astronauts participated in the discussion or the opening ceremony.
Governor Xu welcomed the distinguished guests. He said, “Hunan is now based on the Changsha-Zhuzhou-Xiangtan Independent Innovation Demonstration Zone. It is taking the intelligent technology, manufacturing, and enterprises as an important starting point, to promote transformation and upgrading of the manufacturing industry and deepen civil-military integration. We look forward to taking this forum as an opportunity to further deepen innovation and cooperation with national ministries, research institutes, and universities, to achieve fruitful results in core technological research, transformation of scientific research achievements, and expansion of international and domestic exchanges and cooperation.”
The China Summit Forum on Human Factors Engineering is a comprehensive academic conference and high-level dialogue platform for representatives of all walks of life. It deals with human factors engineering basic research, results transformation, and product innovative design. The forum will be held for two days, with the theme of “human factors engineering and artificial intelligence”. It focuses on the core issues of “people-oriented, intelligent manufacturing, civil-military integration, and shared advancement”. It consists of a series of activities such as keynote speeches, theme reports, and high-end dialogues.