2012 National Ergonomics Conference and Expo (ErgoExpo) Announces: Online Registration Open, Expo Growth, and Keynote to Address Aging Workforce

Jul 18, 2012, 09:00 ET from National Ergonomics Conference and Expo (ErgoExpo)

NEW YORK, July 18, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Momentum is building for the 18th Annual National Ergonomics Conference and Exposition (ErgoExpo), the largest ergonomics event in the nation, held at Caesars Palace, Las Vegas, Dec. 4 – 7, 2012.   The expo is already larger than last year with new companies joining the show and exhibitors increasing the size of their exhibit space. Exhibitors include: Darcor Casters, ergoCentric, Fellowes, Focal Upright Furniture, GelPro Matting, Herman Miller, Microsoft, Power Pusher, Steelcase and many others.   

Online registration at www.ErgoExpo.com just opened and already attendee registrations are ahead of the pace set over the past four years. Representatives of many Fortune 500 companies as well as healthcare and government agencies regularly attend ErgoExpo for innovative ergonomics, safety and wellness education and the best networking and product evaluation opportunities available.  Leaders from Boeing, Cisco, ExxonMobil, FBI, Hasbro, HP, Honeywell, JetBlue, Liberty Mutual, Mayo Clinic, Motorola, Travelers and many others will present proven strategies for enhancing workplace safety, reducing injuries and related costs, and boosting profitability.

This year's keynotes are expected to be standing room only presentations.  Leading off 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 of the 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® and Past President of the BCPE, will present "The Next Phase of Growth & Influence for the Ergonomics Industry" as the Annual State of the Ergonomics Industry Address.

Those interested in exhibiting should note that the Expo is on pace to sell out. Those that join the show by September 14 will be featured in the Show Directory & Buyers' Guide which is distributed to all attendees. The floor plan, advertising, webinar and other sponsorship opportunity details can be found online at www.ErgoExpo.com, or contact Lenore Kolb Higgins, VP Sales & Marketing at lkolb@ErgoExpo.com, 212-370-5005 x23. Webinar sponsorships for 2012 have already sold out, and all major conference sponsors have renewed or expanded their 2012 campaigns.

The conference program, discount travel and other details are online at www.ErgoExpo.com.

Lenore Kolb Higgins, VP Sales & Marketing
Continental Exhibitions, Inc., producers of ErgoExpo
Phone: 212-370-5005, Email: lkolb@ErgoExpo.com

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