Upcoming Chapter Meeting- Nov 18th @ 6pm

Please mark your calendars for the upcoming Southern Ohio Chapter HFES

Upcoming Chapter Meeting- Oct 5th

Our next chapter meeting will be on October 5th over lunch. We will feature a presentation from Mr. Brent Kiss from Wright State Research Institute. He will be speaking about "Human factors assessment of ground control station interfaces for small unmanned aerial systems."

The meeting goes from 11:30 am - 12:30 pm. It will be held at Wright State University's Psychology Department Conference Room, Fawcett Hall Rm 339A.  Full details including an abstract are attached in the MS Word .doc below.

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Call for Officer Nominations

It is now the time of year when we solicit your nominations of new candidates to fill our Chapter offices and maintain the momentum that our present and previous officers have helped establish. 

This years nominations are being coordinated by Mark Crabtree. Contact him at if you have any questions regarding the offices or the nominations process.

Please see the attached MS Word .doc below for complete details.

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New presentation from Dr. Patterson

Dr. Patterson's presentation from the Chapter meeting on June 17th is now posted on our presentations page. It was titled "Intuitive cognition in autonomous human-machine systems."

Summer Social: August 5th 6:00 pm

The chapter's annual Summer Social is set for the evening of Wednesday August 5th at 6:00 pm at the Carillon Brewing Company and Restaurant. This event requires reserving a spot by contacting Tim Barry, SOH Program Chair, via email: by Tuesday August 4th. 

More details and directions to the venue are located on the event flyer below.

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Upcoming Chapter Meeting- June 17th

The chapter will have a brown bag meeting on Wednesday June 17th at 11:30 am.  The presentation will be from Dr. Bob Patterson from AFRL. 

Due to the ASC office move, this meeting will be held at Wright State University's Psychology Dept in Fawcett Hall, Room 339a. More information including abstract and directions are in the flyer found below.

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We are MOVING!

SOH HFES has meetings at the Affiliate Societies Council offices, which is moving to a new location effective May 31, 2015. Don't worry though, it's not far!

New Address: 5100 Springfield St, Suite 108 Riverside OH 45431

This building is in the Wright Point Office Park, approximately 1/2 mile east of the current ASC office. It is at the corner of Old Harshman Road and Springfield Street.

Please update your records and be sure to send correspondence to the new address! Thanks!

New Communique Newsletter

The latest Communique is available for download on our Newsletter page!

Chapter Meeting - March 30th

On Monday, March 30th 11:30 am- 12:30 pm, speaker Laurie Fenstermacher will discuss: The Importance of the "emic" Perspective.  The meeting will be held at the Dayton Affiliate Societies Council at 4801 Springfield St (directions at bottom). View details below or download a Flyer.

New Presentation Posted- Dr. Scott Grigsby

At a recent chapter meeting, Dr. Grigsby presented on the Semi-Autonomous Motorcar project. A copy of the presentation can be found on our Presentations page.

50th Anniversary Photo Gallery

A photo gallery of the Chapter's 50th Anniversary Event is available now on the website.  Enjoy!

January 2015 Communique Now Available!

The first newsletter of 2015 is available.  Head over to the Newsletter page to view it.

Upcoming Chapter Brown Bag on 2/3/2015- Dr. Scott Grigsby

Join the Chapter on February 3rd for a Brown Bag from Dr. Scott Grigsby on "Driving with only your head: The Semi-Autonomous Motorcar (SAM) project."

Date & Time: February 3rd 2015 from 11:30 am to 12:30 pm

Location: Affiliate Societies Council, 4801 Springfield St, Dayton OH

2015 Membership Dues

Membership Dues for the 2015 year are payable by 31 January 2015.  Dues are $10 ($5 for full time students). Find more instructions on the membership page.

Executive Committee Election Results

The SOH HFES Chapter completed its Executive Committee Election on Friday Dec 19th.

The results are:

Incoming President: Kristen Liggett,

Incoming Secretary: Jeff Doyal,

Incoming Treasurer: George Reis

Thank you so much for your active participation in this election of officers for 2016.