Date: 12th November 2018

Venue: Gatwick Hilton

Following the success of the CIEHF’s 2015, 2016 & 2017 events, ‘Human Factors in Aviation Safety’ is returning on 12-13 November 2018 to the Hilton London Gatwick Airport, UK. It will feature presentations, posters and discussion on the latest research and practice in this ‘ultra-safe’ sector.

This event will be of interest to representatives from airlines, air traffic control organisations, industry regulators and investigators, consultants and the major university research groups, who will have the chance to examine and discuss a range of human factors issues in aviation safety in both the military and commercial sectors.


The conference is truly international with speakers from UK, USA, Sweden, Spain, Austria, France, Germany, Italy, Jersey, Singapore and New Zealand. The programme includes the following sessions:

Digital aviation
Cyber security
Ground handling
Remote tower operations
Improving non-technical skills
Implementing change
See the provisional programme
Read the presenters’ abstracts

Accessible venue

The event will take place at Gatwick Airport at the Hilton London Gatwick Hotel, the only hotel connected to the Gatwick Airport South Terminal via a covered walkway, and just 10 minutes from the North Terminal by free 24-hour monorail service. The Gatwick Express rail service from London Victoria takes just 30 minutes and arrives directly into the South Terminal, with an easy walk from there to the hotel. The hotel is easily accessible too via the M23 motorway. Parking in the South Terminal Short Term Car Park can be pre-booked.

For further information please go to the organiser’s website