GHTC 2014 Papers & Videos Published

GHTC 2014 papers have been published in IEEE Xplore. 2014 IEEE Global Humanitarian Technology Conference (GHTC), now in the IEEE Xplore database, at: 2014 IEEE Global Humanitarian Technology Conference – South Asia Satellite (GHTC-SAS), GHTC 2014 recorded presentations from the plenary and evening sessions are now available, see

Hotel deadline extended

The hotel reservation deadline has been extended to 3 October 2014 from 25 September. NOTE: If there’s a problem with getting a room, directly contact Merritt Mulinix or Rhonda Alatorre at the hotel, 1-408-453-6200.  

Special Event: Humanitarian Technology Innovation in Silicon Valley Panel

Humanitarian Technology Innovation in Silicon Valley: The Rise of Social Enterprise – Co-organized by IEEE Santa Clara Valley Section – Consumer Electronics Society Date: Monday, October 13 2014 Time: 10:30 am – 12:30 pm Location: San Jose Ballroom (first floor) Cost: $45/Person to cover food and coffee break, and for attendance to GHTC sessions on… Read more

GHTC 2014 Registration

2014 IEEE Global Humanitarian Technology Conference (GHTC) Conference Dates: 10-13 October 2014 Location: Holiday Inn San Jose-Airport; Silicon Valley (San Jose, Calif.) Register at: IEEE GHTC focuses on advancing technology for the benefit of humanity. This 4th annual cross-discipline conference provides the perfect venue for those interested in humanitarian projects to join their peers… Read more

IEEE Community Solutions Initiative (CSI) at GHTC 2014

Special Topical Workshop of the IEEE Community Solutions Initiative (CSI) Date: Friday October 10, 2014 8:00AM – 5:00PM Location: In conjunction with the IEEE Global Humanitarian Technology Conference, Holiday Inn Airport Hotel, 1350 N. First Street, San Jose California Dear Colleagues: It is our sincere pleasure to invite you to a special CSI workshop that… Read more

Global Humanitarian Engineering Awards for 2014

The Global Humanitarian Engineering Awards have been developed to recognise the contribution that both organisations and individuals make to improving the lives of those less fortunate in the world. The awards are: Global Humanitarian Engineer of the Year and Global Humanitarian Engineering Project of the Year. In 2013 the inaugural award winners, Dr. Ashifi Gogo… Read more