Announcing IEEE Region 6 Humanitarian Engineering Project Award

The annual IEEE Region 6 Humanitarian Engineering Project Award recognizes outstanding humanitarian engineering projects completed within the past 12 months from the deadline of submission. Entries may be submitted by individual IEEE members or collaborative groups with at least one IEEE member in the team from Region 6. IEEE student branches are especially encouraged to… Read more

IEEE SSIT ICTD 2015

The annual flagship event of IEEE SSIT – the IEEE International Symposium on Technology and Society (IEEE ISTAS 2015) takes place this year in Dublin, Ireland 11 – 12 November. ICT for Development (ICT4D) and Humanitarian Technologies is a strong focal area for the IEEE Society on Social Implications of Technology. The IEEE SSIT SIGHT… Read more

Open Data Kit (ODK) Workshop at GHTC 2015

Open Data Kit (ODK) Workshop Date: Thursday, October 8 Time: 1:30 – 5:00pm Location: DoubleTree Hotel, Cascade 7-8 – Mezzanine Level Open Data Kit (ODK) is a free and open-source set of tools which help organizations author, field, and manage mobile data collection solutions. ODK provides an out-of-the-box solution leveraged by tens of thousands of… Read more

Announcing Gaetano Borriello Symposium

The Gaetano Borriello ‘Feet on the Ground’ Humanitarian Symposium Please join us for the Gaetano Borriello Feet on the Ground Humanitarian Symposium on Saturday, October 10, 2015 from 1:30 to 6:00 pm at the DoubleTree by Hilton Seattle Airport. The symposium, which will feature talks by researchers and humanitarian leaders who are applying technology solutions… Read more