GHTC 2018 Participatory Workshop/Panel Sessions

IEEE GHTC 2018 is introducing Participatory Workshop/Panel Sessions into this years program to showcase practitioner and field research related experiences as well as technology adoption or adaptation related issues. This year we are focusing on Disaster Recovery Energy Health We welcome submissions from the public, private, education and research and societal sectors. While the format… Read more

IEEE HAC Conference Participation Program

The IEEE HAC Conference Participation Program will provide a limited number of partial scholarships to support participation at 2018 conferences with a sustainable development and humanitarian technology focus or component. The objective is to facilitate more extensive networking, sharing of experiences and partnership building, and reduce potential economic barriers to participation by IEEE volunteers active… Read more

GHTC 2018 Call for Participation

Registration is now open – discounted early bird registration rates available through 14-September Celebrating its 8th anniversary, IEEE GHTC 2018 is a world class conference focused on discussing sustainable development and humanitarian technology related policy, insight and experiences and showcasing activities aligned with of the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals (UNSDG). GHTC 2018 features a… Read more

GHTC 2018 Student Poster Competition

Submission deadline extended to 28-September IEEE GHTC 2018 invites undergraduate students to submit abstracts for the Student Poster Competition about ideas or designs for developing projects/products supporting the Key focus areas of GHTC. Selected posters will be featured during the GHTC 2018 Student Poster Session, on Thursday, October 18. The deadline to submit poster abstracts… Read more

IEEE Empower Contest 2018

IEEE Empower a Billion Lives Access to electricity is critical to health care delivery. Without electricity, many health care interventions simply cannot be provided. Only 26% of health facilities in the Sub-Saharan Africa has access to reliable electricity. Water is the most essential element of life; it is required for basic sustenance, health and irrigation. Nearly one… Read more

GHTC 2018 Call for Papers

Call for Papers – 8th annual IEEE Global Humanitarian Technology Conference (GHTC 2018) http://2018.ieeeghtc.org/ Abstract submission deadline 21-April-2018 The IEEE GHTC is an international flagship conference on the application of technology to meet the needs of underserved populations around the world and in support of United Nations Sustainable Development Goals (UNSDG). GHTC 2018 will be… Read more

GHTC 2017 Proceedings Published

The GHTC 2017 Committee is pleased to announce that the GHTC 2017 Conference Proceedings are now available from IEEE Xplore®. The portal page for GHTC Conference Proceedings is http://ieeexplore.ieee.org/xpl/conhome.jsp?punumber=1800598 The GHTC 2017 Proceedings can be accessed at http://ieeexplore.ieee.org/xpl/mostRecentIssue.jsp?punumber=7837794  

Tutorials Announced for GHTC 2017

The GHTC 2017 Committee is pleased to announce the Tutorial Program: “Internet-of-Things (IoT)-enabled Water Quality Testing and Analysis” “High Quality, Low Cost Education with the Raspberry Pi” Registration for the tutorials is found with GHTC registration at: http://2017.ieeeghtc.org/registration-0 Tutorial: “Internet-of-Things (IoT)-enabled Water Quality Testing and Analysis” Abstract: The U.N. estimates that by 2025, forty-eight nations,… Read more

2017 Global Humanitarian Technology Solutions Challenge

GHTC 2017 will feature the first Global Humanitarian Technology Solutions Challenge. The United Nations Development Program identified seventeen (17) Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) as a global call for action to end poverty, protect the planet and ensure that all people enjoy peace and prosperity. The 2017 Global Humanitarian Technology Solutions Challenge was developed to focus… Read more