GHTC 2013 Proceedings Published

We are pleased to report that the papers from the 2013 IEEE Global Humanitarian Technology Conference, held in Silicon Valley last October, are now mounted in the IEEE Xplore® online database for you to access. Here is the direct link: GHTC 2013: You can use this listing to locate all of the published papers… Read more

GHTC 2013 Recap

GHTC 2013 has been archived – see Thanks to everyone for making GHTC 2013 a great success! Catherine Nelson is the conference chair for next year and she is already setting the pace to ensure that next year is even greater! Planning has already begun for GHTC 2014 to be held in Silicon Valley… Read more

Welcome Attendees!

(San Jose CA) As Chair of GHTC 2013 I would like to extend my sincere thanks to our sponsors, patrons, authors, speakers, panelists and other participants. It is because of your dedicated work and efforts that this conference exists. I also want to extend an earnest thank you to the conference committee and organizers who… Read more

GHTC 2013 Updated Program Available

The GHTC 2013 Preliminary Program has been updated with the final sessions and speakers. Visit the Program page to view the pre-conference Tutorials, Technical Program Sessions and Posters, Social Program, Panels, Workshops and Plenary/Special/X-Track Sessions, and to read the Keynote and Featured Speaker bios. The GHTC 2013 Program-at-a-glance has been updated. Download the updated PDF… Read more

Sunday evening reception hosted by IEEE GOLD/WIE. Register even if not attending conference.

Data Science for Good: Engineering and Machine Learning Affecting Change Sunday evening reception hosted by IEEE GOLD/WIE.    You can register even if not attending conference.  Great for Bay Area residents or anybody who happens to be in the area on Sunday, October 20th.   From 7:00  till 9:30 PM.  Includes a Keynote presentation by… Read more

Sunday October 20 GHTC Hacktivation powered by ReAllocate

 CANCELLED   This year at the 2013 IEEE Global Humanitarian Technology Conference, we will welcome 50 hackers, makers, entrepreneurs and engineers to combine forces and hack for good. Teams will cooperate to build new innovations for health and human services, renewable and sustainable energy, connectivity in remote locations, and technology for environmental sustainability. There are… Read more

Early Registration ending September 22nd

REGISTRATION IS NOW OPEN! Early Registration Discount ends September 15 22, 2013   The third IEEE Global Humanitarian Technology Conference (GHTC) 2013, produced by IEEE Region 6 and the IEEE San Francisco Bay Area Council, is the IEEE’s flagship humanitarian conference. GHTC is designed to gather scientists, engineers, technology professionals, academics, foundations, government and… Read more