IEEE Region 10 Humanitarian Technology Conference 2018
Sustainable Technologies for Humanity

WIE Track


Leveraging on modern technological advances to serve the humanity through technology. The key role played by women engineers in meeting the social needs with technology.

Planned Events and Schedule

The track will focus on new technological advances in addressing the humanitarian issues and the female Engineers’ contribution in this effort.

8.00 am – 8.30 am  Registration
8.30 am – 9.30 am Guest speech by Dr. Takako Hashimoto / Chiba University of Commerce, Japan
9.30 am – 10.30 am  Special Session by Ms. Rasanjali Liyanage / Founder, Agile for IT & Beyond
10.30 am – 11.30 am  Panel discussion with the finalists of the Video competition for ‘Humanitarian Technology Initiatives aimed at Female communities’ (with morning refreshments)
11.30 am – 12.30 am  Panel discussion on Social Entrepreneurship and Women empowerment

  • Prof. Takako Hashimoto – IEEE
  • Ms. Kalhari Kaluarachchi – Cisco
  • Ms. Tamasha Fernando – ICTA
  • Ms. Rasanjali Liyanage – Virtusa
  • Moderated by Dr.Jeevani Jayasinghe