IEEE Region 10 Humanitarian Technology Conference 2018
Sustainable Technologies for Humanity

CFP HTC 2018

The theme of this year’s conference “Sustainable Technologies for Humanity” is to draw special attention to the societal expectation on humanitarian technologies’ ability to provide practical and lasting solutions.

Topics of interest for papers/ special sessions/ workshops/ tutorials/ exhibits include, but not limited to;

  • Robotics, control systems and automation
  • Cloud computing, big data architecture
  • Mobile and wireless communications
  • Optical and photonic communications, optical networks
  • Biomedical engineering
  • Circuits, systems and signal processing
  • Power electronics, machines and drives, high voltage
  • Telecommunication technologies
  • Semiconductor, photonics and nanotechnology
  • Energy and environment
  • IoT and enabling technologies
  • Information and communication technologies

With the focus on;

  • Health care
  • Social welfare
  • Poverty alleviation
  • Education
  • Disaster management
  • Sustainability and environment
  • Food and agriculture
  • Women empowerment
  • Other humanitarian aspects

Conference proceedings will be published on IEEE Xplore Digital Library.

Some best papers presented at the conference have the opportunity for revision for publication in the IEEE Technology and Society Magazine.

Important Dates

Proposals for workshops deadline : 15th of March 2018 30th of March 2018
Proposals for special sessions deadline : 15th of March 2018 25th of March 2018
Notification of acceptance for workshops proposals: 30th of March 2018 15th of April 2018
Notification of acceptance for and special sessions proposals : 30th of March 2018
Full-length papers submission Open : 02nd of April 2018
Deadline for submission of full-length papers : 15th of July 2018 31st of August 2018
Notification of acceptance for papers : 30th of September 2018 15th of October 2018
Camera-ready paper submission : 01st of October 2018 01st of November 2018

Paper Submission

Contact information

Special session proposal and full paper submission :
Workshop proposals : Dr. Maheshi Dissanayaka (

Tutorial Proposals : Dr. Prabhath Binduhewa (, Dr. S. Vasanthapriyan (

Exhibits : Dr. Dilum Bandara (
Sponsorships : Dr. Sarath Kumara (

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