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Welcome to the ACE British Columbia and Yukon Regional Website

The BC-YK region strives to bring the ergonomics community together by facilitating local educational opportunities and networking events. Engage with like-minded, passionate individuals and stay connected with your BC-YK peers and local news! Regional events are communicated through various social media outlets and via membership email subscription. Connect with your regional president for inquiries or networking event opportunities. 

Previous Events:

Speaker Series-Nov. 5th, 2015

ACE BC/YK and ergoCentric are proud to invite you to our speaker series on Mobile Office Ergonomics & Chair Design. 

Event Details:

How to Integrate Human Factors in the Engineering Design Process (ACE)

ACE BC/YK is excited to bring this 1 day workshop to downtown Vancouver. Judy Village & Patrick Neumann will teach participants how human factors/ergonomics can be effectively integrated into the engineering design process to improve not only worker health, but business performance...More info

Occupational Health Clinics for Ontario Workers (OHCOW) Webinar

The Occupational Health Clinics for Ontario Workers (OHCOW) is pleased to offer the 16th annual RSIPLUS Awareness Day on Thursday March 26, 2015...More info


AIHA Meeting

Jenny Colman and Heather Kahle of ACE presented at the February American Industrial Hygiene Association meeting...More info

 Safety By Design Symposium

The ACE BC/YK & WSBC Safety By Design Symposium was a success. We are pleased to be able to share the presentations with Symposium attendees-passwords will be emailed directly to attendees


Speaker Details and Bios

ACE Ergonomics Canada Magazine
Looking for copies of the Ergonomics Canada Magazine to distribute to clients or to just pass along information about ACE and ergonomics? ACE BC-YK has spare copies that we can provide. Contact the BC-YK president to arrange to pick up free copies.
BC-YK Region Communications
Wondering what the BC-YK Region and your fellow members in BC-YK are up to? Here are a few ways to keep people informed about your activities, to find out what others have been up to, and to find out about events of possible interest.
1. ACE BC-YK Forum. Post a comment, question or just a hello on the web forum. You can also sign up to get an RSS feed that will notify you of any action on the forum. This is a members only access forum, so you need to log in. Link on the left menu.
2. ACE BC-YK Facebook Group. Join us on Facebook to post or respond to discussion items, or just to keep in touch with other. or log in to your Facebook account and search "Association of Canadian Ergonomists - BC-YK Region". This group will list events and provide an open forum for sharing information or posting discussion.  NOTE: FB migrated our page to a new format that appears to have deleted membership in the group... you may need to re-register.
3. ACE BC-YK LinkedIn Group. For those who prefer LinkedIn, we have a LinkedIn group as well - or log in to your LinkedIn account and search "BC-YK Region" in the Groups Directory. This group will focus more on what is in the news of relevance to the ergonomics/human factors community, with opportunities for discussion.