IEEE IHTC 2024 – Call for papers

Dear colleagues,

The IEEE International Humanitarian Technology Conference (IEEE IHTC) is an interdisciplinary conference series organized by IEEE Region 8 (Africa, Europe, and the Middle East), IEEE Region 7 (Canada), and IEEE Region 9 (Latin America and the Caribbean). IEEE IHTC 2024 will be hosted at Politecnico di Bari (Bari, Italy) on November 2730 as a hybrid conference.

Stakeholders from the public, private, education and research, and societal sectors around the world are invited to submit their contributions focused on showcasing challenges, success stories, lessons learned, case studies, and technological innovation related to achieving the United Nations’ Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), ICT4D, and the application of Humanitarian Technologies (including Disaster Relief and Disaster Recovery). Accepted papers will be published in the IEEE IHTC 2024 Conference Proceedings. Full papers presented and discussed orally will be submitted for inclusion in the IEEE Xplore Digital Library.

The IEEE IHTC 2024 is organized by: IEEE Region 8, IEEE Region 7, IEEE Region 9, IEEE Italy Section, IEEE Education Society, IEEE Geoscience and Remote Sensing Society, IEEE Industry Applications Society, IEEE Oceanic Engineering Society, IEEE Power & Energy Society and the following Chapters of the IEEE Italy Section: IEEE Industry Applications/Power Electronics (IA/PEL), Communications (COM), Education (E), Engineering in Medicine and Biology (EMB), Geoscience and Remote Sensing (GRS), Industry Applications (IA), Magnetics (MAG), Oceanic Engineering (OE), Power & Energy (PE) , Robotics and Automation (RA). Women in Engineering and Young Professionals IEEE Italy Section Affinity groups are also technical co-sponsors.

The IEEE IHTC 2024 Important dates are:

  • Full Paper Submission Date: July 15, 2024

  • Review Notification: September 15, 2024

  • Camera-ready Submission Date: September 30, 2024

  • Early registration: October 15, 2024

  • Conference: November 2730, 2024

More information, including detailed information for authors and paper submission guidelines, can be found on IEEE IHTC 2024 official website:

For further questions and information, please contact us at:

Best regards,

Prof. Massimo LA SCALA, IEEE IHTC 2024 Conference General Chair