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The IAD at the CYSEC Citizen Dialog

On 11 March, the CYSEC Citizen Dialogue took place in the Central Station in Darmstadt on the topic of cyber security in cooperation with hr info. The Institute of Ergonomics & Human Factors (IAD) was also present with an interactive stand. During the evening information event, interested citizens could take part in a data protection self-test in which they could compare their attitudes to data disclosure with the answers of a reference population live. In addition, the IAD presented excerpts from studies on the user's view of data protection in the networked vehicle as well as in the networked production environment. Numerous discussions with visitors of the well-frequented citizen dialogue underlined the relevance of the topic taken up by the IAD.

AutoErg meeting

The 14th AutoErg meeting took place on 28.03.2019 at the Opel GmbH in Rüsselsheim with the main topic “occupational integration of employees with disabilities”. About 30 representatives from the automotive industry and science attended the meeting organized by the Institute for Ergonomics & Human Factors to discuss current questions of production ergonomics.

In a total of four keynote speeches by representatives of Opel, Audi, Daimler and IAD, practical concepts for the matching of employee capability data and workplace requirements were presented. Here, the operational implementation was focused. In a workshop, the requirements for a successful integration management as well as the resulting risks and opportunities were discussed and subsequently presented.