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Call for papers

Accepted papers will be scheduled as presentations in thematic sessions in the Programme. Authors should submit the camera-ready paper and register before October 23, prior to publication of the final conference program.


IEEE IHTC conference proceedings may be published in IEEE Xplore digital library. 

Submissions are invited for Poster Presentation or Full Paper Presentation (proof of concept and mature results) to facilitate the diversity of stakeholders who wish to contribute and have valuable experiences and perspectives to share. Submissions will be assessed for quality, relevance and potential or actual impact. Presenters and delegates alike will enjoy the opportunity to share insights and build relationships with like-minded individuals, organisations and stakeholder groups around the world.

There will be a  CAD$100  fee for papers and $30 for posters


04 September 22 Paper/Poster Submission Deadline (Using Paper/Poster Template)
25 September 22

23 October 2022

Paper Review Feedback and Acceptance Notification

06 November 22

Submission of Camera-ready Final Short (max 4 pages) or Full (max 8 pages) Papers incorporating feedback from review

15 November 2022

Presenter Registration Deadline


Refer to the UN Sustainable Development Goals (SDG) for more details

Technologies for:

  • Poverty alleviation, ending hunger, achieving food security and improved nutrition and promote sustainable agriculture (SDG 1, 2)
  • Effective management of refugees, sustainable (re)settlements and integration.
  • Ensuring healthy lives and promoting well-being for all at all ages (SDG 3).
  • Combat climate change and its impacts (SDG 13).
  • Specifically assist in disaster mitigation, management, relief, and recovery.

Technologies to ensure:

  • Inclusive and equitable quality education and promoting lifelong learning opportunities for all (SDG 4).
  • Availability and sustainable management of water and sanitation for all (SDG 6).
  • Access to affordable, reliable, sustainable and modern energy for all (SDG 7).
  • Make cities and human settlements inclusive, safe, resilient and sustainable (SDG 11).
  • Humanitarian and sustainable engineering programs, educational technologies, course material, curricula (SDG 4).

Other Areas:

  • Community engagement; social and economic factors in humanitarian engineering
  • Ethical, Societal, Privacy and Security considerations in the co-design, implementation and deployment of Sustainable Development, ICT4D and Humanitarian Technologies
  • Supporting Implementation of Other SDGs


Please note that all submissions will undergo a Plagiarism Check before being assigned for blind peer review by members of the IEEE Canada IHTC 2022 International Technical Programme Committee, who are all experienced subject matter experts.