• July 30, 2017
    Submission of Accepted Final Papers
  • August 31, 2017
    Early Registration Deadline
  • September 1, 2017
    Regular Registration Rates Begin

IEEE Global Humanitarian Technology Conference

Now in its 7th year, GHTC is the flagship IEEE Conference focusing on innovation, deployment and adaptation of Technology for Humanitarian Goals and Sustainable Development.

GHTC invites presenters to showcase innovation and progress in technology and methodology addressing the socio-cultural and socio-economic needs of vulnerable and resource-constrained end-user communities in developing and developed countries, as well as confronting the challenges of both natural and man-made disasters.

Key focus areas that are particularly relevant include (but are not limited to):

  • Poverty Alleviation
  • Healthcare
  • Agriculture & Food Security
  • Quality Education
  • Affordable & Clean Energy
  • Clean Water & Sanitation
  • Connectivity & Communication
  • Humanitarian Challenges & Opportunities
  • Disaster Mitigation, Preparedness, Response & Recovery
  • Other United Nations Sustainable Development Goals

Keynote Speaker Spotlight

Dr.Larry Alder

Friday October 20, 2017

Professor Darelle Van Greunen

Saturday October 21, 2017