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IEEE GHTC 2021 – Call for Participation

Call for Participation

The 11th IEEE Global Humanitarian Technology Conference (IEEE GHTC 2021) 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 2021 takes place ONLINE (PT) from Tuesday October 19 through Friday October 22. See https://ieeeghtc.org.

Student Poster Contest

Our 4th Student Poster Contest will be held online Tuesday afternoon from 4-6 PM PT. Cash prizes will be awarded. Deadline for submission of abstracts is 8-October.

Conference Highlights

Workshops: Tuesday morning choose from 1/2 day workshops included with a GHTC full registration.

Plenary Panels: 

Plenary Speakers: View the plenary speakers line-up here.

The Technical Program (see detailed program with paper sessions) features 68 papers in 18 sessions:

Topic Papers Sessions
Energy 15 4
Education 11 3
Disaster Mitigation 10 3
Agriculture 12 3
Communication 4 1
Water and Sanitation 3 1
Healthcare 13 3


GHTC 2021 is sponsored by IEEE Region 6, IEEE Seattle Section and IEEE SSIT (Society on Social Implications of Technology) with technical sponsorship by IEEE-SA, IEEE-USA, IEEE CTS, EMBS, MTT-S, PELS, PES and IEEE Smart Village.

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