Registration Open for GHTC 2019

Registration for GHTC 2019 is now Open. The 9th IEEE Global Humanitarian Technology Conference (IEEE GHTC 2019) is an international flagship conference sharing practical technology enabled solutions addressing the needs of underserved populations and resource constrained environments around the world and the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals (UNSDG). GHTC 2019 will have an exciting and… Read more

GHTC 2019 Announces Plenary Panelists

Seattle, WA (25-Apr-19) – The 2019 IEEE Global Humanitarian Technology Conference (GHTC) announces its preliminary plenary panels and panelists. The Plenary Panels are: Disaster Recovery, Disadvantaged Communities and Displaced People Panel Health Panel Disaster Recovery, Disadvantaged Communities and Displaced People Panelists John Berglund, Territorial Emergency/Disaster Services Director, The Salvation Army USA TBA, Navajo Nation Health… Read more

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

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

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: Tutorial: “Internet-of-Things (IoT)-enabled Water Quality Testing and Analysis” Abstract: The U.N. estimates that by 2025, forty-eight nations,… Read more

GHTC 2016 Registration open and preliminary program and keynote speakers

SEATTLE (Washington) (29 August 2016) – The 6th IEEE Global Humanitarian Technology Conference (GHTC) has announced its preliminary program and keynote speakers. IEEE’s Global Humanitarian Technology Conference (GHTC) brings together individuals and organizations who want to make a difference by applying technology based solutions to natural disasters and needs of the socioeconomically disadvantaged in developing… Read more

GHTC 2016 Call for Papers

GHTC 2016 Releases Call for Papers Join your peers in Seattle, WA on October 13-16, 2016   Call for Papers (Download CFP PDF here.) Abstract or Proposal Due: April 18 MAY 16, 2016 Seattle – February 15, 2016 – Today the IEEE Global Humanitarian Technology Conference (GHTC) Committee announced the 2016 Call For Papers. The… 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

GHTC 2015 Call for Participation

CALL FOR PARTICIPATION IEEE Global Humanitarian Technology Conference (GHTC) October 8-11, 2015     Seattle, Washington USA Registration Now Open! Early registration discount ends September 6, 2015 IEEE Global Humanitarian Conference (GHTC) is the perfect venue for enthusiasts from all backgrounds to connect, share and address critical issues for the benefit of the humanitarian endeavor worldwide…. Read more