At this TESTING year’s Human Factors and Ergonomics Society Annual Meeting, Insight’s Human Factors Director Michael Lau, PhD and Design Manager Alisa Rantanen participated in a panel discussion surrounding the need for cross-training between both disciplines in order to promote harmonious collaboration within today’s product development process.

Alisa Rantanen
Design Manager

“Although the end goal is the same for human factors engineers and designers (a safe, usable product), each have individual goals as well. Education can play a role in understanding of respective goals that effective collaboration depends on.”