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SusTech 2018 Student Poster Contest Announcement

Saturday, August 11th, 2018

Submission deadline extended to September 30.

SusTech 2018 invites undergraduate and graduate students to submit abstracts for the Student Poster Contest. Students are invited to send in ideas or designs for developing projects/products supporting the sustainability topics areas of the Conference. The selected posters will be displayed during the SusTech 2018 Student Poster Session, on Sunday November 11, being held in Long Beach, Californium, USA.

The deadline to submit poster abstracts is midnight US Pacific Time, September 15, 2018 September 30, 2018.

Accepted posters must register for the contest and pay a $50 submission fee. At least one student author must be an IEEE student member at the time of the submission of the poster to the Contest.

Download 1-page flyer Call for Posters Presentation (PDF).

Cash prizes will be awarded for first, second and third places as determined by the judges. First place $750; second $500; third $250. Information on the winners will be posted on the SusTech and IEEE Region 6 websites.

For complete contest rules, see the Poster Contest page.

Region 2018 Award Nominations Available

Tuesday, June 5th, 2018

The 2018 Region 6 Awards nomination package is now available.

See the Region 6 Awards page for descriptions of the awards and the nominations process.

Download the Submission Package here. (There is no online process this year.)

 

Region 6 Newsletter May 2018

Wednesday, May 16th, 2018

Download the quarterly Regional Newsletter for May 2018 here (PDF).

 

8th annual IEEE Global Humanitarian Technology Conference (GHTC 2018) Call for Papers 🗺

Thursday, March 15th, 2018

Call for Papers – 8th annual IEEE Global Humanitarian Technology Conference (GHTC 2018)

http://2018.ieeeghtc.org/

The IEEE GHTC is an international flagship conference on the application of technology to meet the needs of underserved populations around the world and in support of United Nations Sustainable Development Goals (UNSDG). GHTC 2018 will be held Oct. 18-21 in San Jose, CA.

GHTC strongly encourages submissions that utilize both applications of current technologies used in new ways and innovative technologies that address its goals. These submissions can include presentations, posters, workshops, panel discussions, and other formats which address the socio-cultural and socio-economical needs of vulnerable end user communities in both developed and developing countries. Submissions by public, private and end-user community representatives are very welcome.

*New for 2018* – GHTC has now added Social Science & Entrepreneurship as new topics for papers, panels, and workshops, in the context of technology design, adoption, and dissemination.

See the Call for Papers for details on topics and focus areas. http://2018.ieeeghtc.org/pages/call-papers

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6th IEEE Conference on Technologies for Sustainability Call for Papers 🗺

Thursday, March 15th, 2018

6th IEEE Conference on Technologies for Sustainability (SusTech 2018) Call for Papers

http://ieee.org/sustech

SusTech 2018 will be held in Long Beach, CA. on November 11-13, 2018.

SusTech is designed to explore the development and application of science, engineering and technology in achieving a sustainable lifestyle for humanity. It brings together scientists, engineers, technologists and scholars from multiple disciplines to hold a dialogue on environmental issues and collaborate on ideas to develop and utilize innovative tools and intelligent systems to address them. Attendees will learn about the tools, connections and proactive solutions to take their sustainability programs to the next level.

SusTech 2018 will feature technical papers, posters and workshops. A number of prominent experts will be giving keynote addresses, plenary presentations and invited talks. Best Posters and Papers in the conference will be eligible for an award. Full papers will be published in the Conference Proceedings.

For details on the topics, see the Call for Papers http://sites.ieee.org/sustech/call-for-papers/

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