The third IEEE Canada International Humanitarian Technology Conference (IHTC 2017) will be held in Toronto, Canada in July 20-22, 2017.
This unique conference will focus on the general areas of technology for improving the humanity, especially for improving the lives of underserved peoples (including aboriginal/indigenous peoples), disabled, aging and sick. It will also focus on technologies to assist in disaster and war situations. Another focus is humanitarian engineering educational programs. The conference will feature outstanding keynote speakers, workshops, a student paper competition and peer-reviewed papers. Humanitarian technology-oriented technical papers and papers describing social and economic factors related to humanitarian technology implementation are welcome for the conference.