The Science of Teamwork: What Matters for Practice

SHRM 2013 Strategy Conference
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In the past 25 years, there has been an explosion of team performance and team training research. Teamwork has become an obsession in many industries and organizations. But, what do we know about teamwork and team effectiveness after decades of research? Professor Salas will highlight what we know about from the science of teamwork that matters in practice. This Master Class will provide valuable practical insights about what facilitates teamwork and contributes to team effectiveness in organizations.

Date(s) & Time(s): 
Tuesday, October 1, 2013 - 10:45am to 12:15pm

Ed Salas


Dr. Salas is Trustee Chair and Professor of Psychology at the University of Central Florida.  He also holds an appointment as Program Director for Human Systems Integration Research Department at the Institute for Simulation & Training.  His expertise includes helping organizations on how to foster teamwork, design and implement team training strategies, facilitate training effectiveness, manage decision making under stress, develop performance measurement tools. And design learning environments.  Dr. Salas has co-authored over 300 journal articles and book chapters and has co-edited 15 books.

Grande Ballroom A
Amount of Credit: 
Credit Type: 
HR Credit
Session Type: 
Masters Series
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