Acuity Research Group has maintained an active role in several industry associations and workgroups, bringing the user focus to groups dominated by engineers and technologists.
We are members of several industry organizations, including:
Rehabilitation Engineering and Assistive Technology Society of North America (RESNA)
Usability Professionals Association (UPA)
Ottawa Centre for Research and Innovation (OCRI)
We have participated in several industry working groups, including:
- Bellcore (now Telcordia) Human Factors Outages working group, which led to the development of GR-2914.
- T1A1.2 working group on Network Survivability Performance.
- Acuity Research Group personnel have helped to organize, chair, and speak at several industry conferences through the International Engineering Consortium.
Acuity Research Group is a continuing supporter of the Ottawa Food Bank.