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Program

GHTC 2014 is being held at the Holiday Inn San Jose Airport, 1350 North First Street, San Jose, CA 95112

Download the interim Program Table (PDF) with Schedule of Events and Track Sessions. 

Download the Schedule of Parallel Track Papers (PDF).

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Interim Program Schedule

Time10-Oct-14Friday
8:00am
-
5:00pm
IEEE PES CSI (Community Service Initiatives) Workshop
(San Jose Ballroom)
[Separate Registration]
1:30 - 7:30pmRegistration Open
(1st Floor Lobby)
6:00 - 7:30pmWelcome Reception
(California Ballroom)
7:30 - 9:30pmYoung Professional Session
(California Ballroom)

Time11-Oct-14Saturday
7:00am - 6:00pmRegistration
(1st Floor Lobby)
7:00 - 8:00 amBreakfast (Mezzanine Level)
8:00am
-
10:00am
Opening Plenary
(California Ballroom)

Catherine Nelson, Conference Chair (15min)
Roberto de Marca, IEEE President (15min)

Khanjan Mehta
Anil Gupta

10:00amExhibits Open (Mezzanine Level)
10:00am - 6:00pmIEEE SIGHT Meeting (Monterey Room)
10:00amBreak (Exhibits) - Mezzanine Level
10:30am - 12:30pmSalon CSalon KSalon MSalon ASalon BSalon L
Student Paper Contest
- Top 5 Student Papers Presentation
[Ramesh Nair]
Energy Track

Technical Paper (Session A1)
Health Track

Technical Paper (Session A2)
Disaster, Connectivity, and Communication Track

Technical Paper (Session A3)
Humanitarian Challenges and Opportunities
Track

Technical Paper (Session A4)
Water and Agriculture
Track

Technical Paper (Session A5)
12:30pmLunch (Exhibits) - Mezzanine Level
1:30 - 3:30 pmSalon CSalon KSalon MSalon ASalon BSalon L
Posters (Setup 1:30-2:30)Energy Track

Technical Paper (Session B1)
Health Track

Technical Paper (Session B2)
Disaster, Connectivity, and Communication Track

Technical Paper (Session B3)
Humanitarian Challenges and Opportunities
Track

Technical Paper (Session B4)
Water and Agriculture
Track

Technical Paper (Session B5)
3:30pmBreak (Exhibits) - Mezzanine Level
4:00pm
-
6:00pm
Workshop on Fostering Your Social Venture
(San Jose Ballroom)
4:00 - 6:00 pmSalon CSalon KSalon MSalon ASalon BSalon L
PostersSpecial Session (Session C1)Special Session (Session C2)Special Session (Session C3)IEEE EPICS Workshop (Session C4)

[Allyson Dwyer]
X-Track (Session C5)
6:00pmBreak
6:30 - 9:30pmDinner Reception
(California Ballroom)

Donna Baranski-Walker & Maha Elgenaidi

Sailesh Chutani
Time12-Oct-14Sunday
7:00am - 6:00pmRegistration
(1st Floor Lobby)
7:00 - 8:00amBreakfast (Mezzanine Level)
8:00am
-
10:00am
Sunday Plenary
(California Ballroom)

Catherine Nelson - Morning Greeting (5min)

Luke Filose

Camille Crittenden
10:00amExhibits Open (Mezzanine Level)
10:00amBreak (Exhibits) - Mezzanine Level
10:30am -12:30pmSalon CSalon KSalon MSalon ASalon BSalon L
PostersEnergy Track

Technical Paper (Session D1)
Health Track

Technical Paper (Session D2)
Disaster, Connectivity, and Communication Track

Technical Paper (Session D3)
Humanitarian Challenges and Opportunities
Track

Technical Paper (Session D4)
Water and Agriculture
Track

Technical Paper (Session D5)
12:30pmLunch (Exhibits) - Mezzanine Level
1:30 - 5:00pmDisaster Response and Emergency Vehicles Demonstration
Palo Alto Emergency Services
(Outside)
1:30 - 3:30 pmSalon CSalon KSalon MSalon ASalon BSalon L
PostersEnergy Track

Technical Paper (Session E1)
Health Track

Technical Paper (Session E2)
Health Track

Technical Paper (Session E3)
Humanitarian Challenges and Opportunities
Track

Technical Paper (Session E4)
Humanitarian Challenges and Opportunities
Track

Technical Paper (Session E5)
3:30pmBreak (Exhibits) - Mezzanine Level
4:00 - 6:00pmSalon CSalon KSalon MSalon ASalon BSalon L
PostersSpecial Session and Panel
(Session F1)
Special Session and Panel
(Session F2)
Special Session and Panel
(Session F3)
Special Session and Panel
(Session F4)
X-Track
(Session F5)
6:00pmBreak
6:30pm
-
9:30pm
Social Event & Awards Ceremony
(California Ballroom)

R6 Awards
GHTC Student Paper Awards
Global Humanitarian Engineering Awards

Laura Stachel and Brent Moellenberg

Iana Aranda
Time13-Oct-14Monday
7:00am - 3:00 pmRegistration
7:00 - 8:00amBreakfast (Mezzanine Level)
8:00am
-
9:00am
Monday Plenary
(California Ballroom)

Catherine Nelson - Morning Greeting (5min)

Meg Wirth and Allyson Cote
9:00 - 10:00amSalon KSalon MSalon ASalon BSalon L
Invited Speakers
for Energy Track
Invited Speakers
for Health Track
Invited Speakers
for Disaster,
Connectivity, and
Communication
Track
Invited Speakers
for Humanitarian
Challenges and
Opportunities
Track
Invited Speakers
for Water and
Agriculture Track
10:00amExhibits Open (Mezzanine Level)
10:00amBreak (Exhibits) - Mezzanine Level
10:30am - 12:30pmSalon KSalon MSalon ASalon BSalon L
Energy Track

Technical Paper (Session G1)
Health Track

Technical Paper (Session G2)
X-Track
(Session G3)
Humanitarian Challenges and Opportunities
Track

Technical Paper (Session G4)
X-Track
(Session G5)
12:30pmLunch - Mezzanine Level
1:30 -3:30pmSalon KSalon MSalon ASalon BSalon L
Energy Track

Lightning Talk
(Session H1)
Health Track

Lightning Talk (Session H2)
Disaster, Connectivity, and Communication Track

Lightning Talk (Session H3)
Humanitarian Challenges and Opportunities
Track

Lightning Talk (Session H4)
Water and Agriculture
Track

Lightning Talk (Session H5)
4:00 - 5:30pmClosing Plenary
(California Ballroom)

John McKnight
Howard Michel - IEEE President-Elect
Catherine Nelson, GHTC 2014 Chair
Joe Decuir, GHTC 2015 Chair
5:30 - 6:30pmGHTC Steering Committee Debrief Meeting
(Monterey Room)