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HUMANIST is an association of research organisations that was established in 2007 in Lyon. It is composed of universities, research institutes and research intensive companies.HUMANIST aims to be a Virtual Center of Excellence in 4 areas:

  • HMI – Human Machine Interaction
  • Human behaviour in Traffic
  • ITS – Intelligent Transport Systems
  • Vehicle automation

Its members are active in these areas and in the interaction between them. The activities of HUMANIST are determined by the needs and interests of its members. As a general rule, all HUMANIST activities involve the active cooperation of at least three members.


The next Humanist conference will be held on 13th, 14th June 2018 in The Hague.

Call for abstracts is open ! 

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The HUMANIST Summer School was held on 13, 14 & 15 September 2017 in Vigo, Spain hosted by CTAG. More information on the Vigo 2017 page!

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