GHTC 2020 Student Poster Contest

  The IEEE Global Humanitarian Technology Conference (GHTC) Student Poster Competition is planned for October 2020 during GHTC 2020 with online delivery mode. The deadline for submitting an abstract for the IEEE Global Humanitarian Technology Conference (GHTC) Student Poster Competition is October 2, 2020. Please see Student Poster Flyer. Students are invited to send ideas… Read more

Student Poster Competition Results

  Engineering Students Unveil Projects to Help Solve World’s Humanitarian Problems at the IEEE Global Humanitarian Technology Conference Student Poster Competition, Seattle, WA by Mostafa Mortezaie, GHTC 2019 Student Poster Competition Chair   Seattle, Wash. – Engineering students from around the world convened in Seattle on October 17, 2019 to present their innovative projects to… Read more

Announcing Student Poster Competition 2019

DEADLINE EXTENDED TO 8-OCTOBER The IEEE Global Humanitarian Technology Conference (GHTC) is the flagship IEEE forum for presenting and discussing humanitarian technology innovation and deployment. IEEE GHTC 2019 invites undergraduate students to submit abstracts for the Student Poster Competition. Download flyer (PDF) Students are invited to send in ideas or designs for developing projects/products supporting… 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

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

GHTC 2015 Student Paper Contest Finalists Announced

The review process for the Student Paper Contest has been completed and the final 5 papers for conference presentation have been selected. The Top 5 Student Papers selected for conference presentation are as follows:  Alexander Anderson and team, Washington State University, USA ‘Need Clean Water Here’. Vijay Kumar and team, Vignan Institute of Technology and Science,… Read more

Top five posters and top five papers were selected to be presented at GHTC 2013. Please see the list here. Congratulations to the finalists!

  Top five posters: Cost Effective Vegetable Chiller for Rural Small Farmers  – Vishnu Padmanabhan, Amrita University, Coimbatore, India  A Hybrid Approach for Reliable Data Transportation in Intra WBAN’ – Anum Talpur and Team, Mehran University, Sindh, Pakistan Exo Support Leg – Dmitry Klissch, Algonquin College, Ottawa, Canada E-Space – Ceeyus Vareed, IES College, Kerala,… Read more

Top three winners of GHTC Photo Contest are chosen and will be announced at the Conference in October. Please see more-then-10 best photos here and vote for your favorite.

      We will publish at the website the results for the top three people’s-choice photos in October, before the Conference.   Please vote for your favorite photo:   Jacek Cislo (Poland) Caption: Biofuels Description: Biofuels way to reduce unemployment in rural areas – the demand for rape (biomass). Modern car engines are suitable… Read more