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

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

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

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