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2012 National Ergonomics Conference and Expo (ErgoExpo) Grows, Registration Discount Expires Nov. 12

October 23, 2012

NEW YORK, Oct. 23, 2012 /PRNewswire/ — The 18th Annual National Ergonomics Conference and Exposition (ErgoExpo), the largest ergonomics event in the nation, will be held at Caesars Palace, Las Vegas, Dec. 4 – 7, 2012. The Expo is already larger than last year, and with over six weeks to go before the show, this year’s event is on track to be the largest since the start of the recession in 2008. Exhibitors include: AliMed, Contour Design, Darcor Casters, ErgoGenesis, Fellowes, Focal Upright Furniture, GelPro Matting, Herman Miller, Kinesis, Microsoft, Power Pusher, Steelcase and many others.

Attendee registrations are currently ahead of the pace set over the past four years as well. Alcoa, BP, ConAgra Foods, DuPont, FDIC, GM, Intel, Kaiser Permanente, Liberty Mutual, Michelin, Oracle, Pacific Gas & Electric, St. Jude Medical Center, UAW, Washington State Dept of Health, and many more have already registered to attend. The list of attendees is just as impressive as the speaker line up which includes ergonomics and safety leaders from Boeing, Cisco, ExxonMobil, FBI, Hasbro, HP, Honeywell, JetBlue, Liberty Mutual, Mayo Clinic, Motorola, Travelers and others who will present proven strategies for enhancing workplace safety, reducing injuries and related costs, and boosting profitability.

Those interested in viewing the conference program and registering to attend can do so online at www.ErgoExpo.com, the advanced registration rate discount of $125 is available only until Monday, Nov. 12.

This year’s keynotes are expected to be standing room only presentations. On Wed., Dec. 5, long-time ErgoExpo favorite, Michael Melnik, President of Prevention Plus, will present “Creating Positive Change in the Workplace.” Thurs., Dec. 6, Samantha Greenfield, Sloan Center on Aging & Work at Boston College will address how top companies are acting on research and trends to maximize their multigenerational workforce. Fri., Dec. 7, Peter Budnick, PhD, CPE, President of ErgoWeb®, will present “The Next Phase of Growth & Influence for the Ergonomics Industry” as the 8(th) Annual State of the Industry Address.

Those interested in exhibiting should note that the Expo is on the verge of selling out. The floor plan and information about sponsorship opportunities can be found online at www.ErgoExpo.com, or contact Lenore Kolb Higgins, VP Sales & Marketing at lkolb@ErgoExpo.com, 212-370-5005 x23. The conference schedule, hotel information, and other details are online at www.ErgoExpo.com.

Lenore Kolb Higgins, VP Sales & Marketing
Phone: (212)370-5005, Email: lkolb@ErgoExpo.com

SOURCE National Ergonomics Conference and Expo (ErgoExpo)

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