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8-11 September 2022 - Santa Calara University, CA

The 12th IEEE Global Humanitarian Technology Conference (IEEE GHTC 2022) will take place in person at Santa Clara University (California) from September 8 to 11, 2022.

GHTC is a flagship international conference supporting achievement of the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals (UN SDGs), bringing together people working on the application of technology to addressing critical issues for the benefit of the resource-constrained and vulnerable populations in the world.

GHTC focuses of these sustainable goals:

  • Good Health and Well Being (SDG3)

  • Affordable and Clean Energy (SDG7)

  • Communication/Connectivity in Support of Development

  • Disaster Mitigation, Preparedness, Response and Recovery

  • Technologies that promote gender equality and the empowerment of women and girls (SDG5)

  • Quality Education (SDG4)

  • Clean Water and Sanitation (SDG6)

  • Decent Work and Economic Growth (SDG8)

  • Agriculture and Food Security (SDG2)

  • Technology Impacts on Societal Evolution

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September 29, 2022 - Las Vegas Convention Center, Nevada

SATELLITE @ MWC Las Vegas is a one-day thought leadership summit that will unite the satellite and terrestrial telco worlds and cover topics that are imperative to their successful collaboration.

With leaders from both industries in one room, the possibilities for partnership and progress are endless. Don’t miss your chance to be there for the inaugural SATELLITE @ MWC Las Vegas!

Geeks' CEO David Hartshorn will moderate a a panel on Satellite Bandwidth: Pricing Trends and Supply Forecasts. At 1pm.

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September 20-21 2022 / Arizona

NTTA and Gila River Telecommunications, Inc. are hosting this Summit with a focus on helping tribes identify funding sources, build/maintain/monetie a network and plan fora future of broadband.


The purpose of NTTA is to provide a forum for tribally owned companies and those who work in the telecommunications industry, to share knowledge and opportunities, discuss effects of regulation and address issues affecting tribal telcos and customers on tribal lands.

NTTA's mission is to be the national advocate for telecommunications service on behalf of its member telephone companies and to provide guidance and assistance to members who are working to providing modern telecommunications services to tribal lands.

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October 6 & 7 2022 / Virtual

The N50 Project is an official affiliate of NDIA (National Digital Inclusion Alliance) and is participating in NDIA's Digital Inclusion Week, which is an annual week of awareness, recognition, and celebration. We are one of many organizations and individuals across the country hosting special events and campaigns to promote digital equity in their communities and we are proud to share a special 2-day Thought Leadership Forum on Digital Inclusion.


Thursday October 6th will feature sessions open to the public which will include an overview of N50 and how to join our efforts.

On Friday, October 7th we will have an expanded partner meeting which will extend into the day with purposefully designed sessions just for partners of N50. (Not an N50 partner yet? Learn more & Join the N50 here)


How to Register:

Thursday, October 6th (open to the public): Register via Eventbrite

Friday, October 7th (only N50 partners will be sent a private meeting invite)

Please visit this webpage for continued updates on the event, sponsorship opportunities, program and ways to share with your networks to increase participation.

Past Events 

  • IETF 114 GAIA

       July 23-29, 2022

  • CommunicAsia DCCP & CLDP Workshop for Secure 5G

       July 13-18, 2022

  • CommunicAsia

         June 1 -3, 2022


        May 22 2022

  • Back to Earth

      May 17, 2022

  • SATELLITE 2022

      March 21-24 2022

        November 15-19, 2021

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October 12-14 2022 / Crystal City, VA

Connecting communities with high-quality, affordable broadband. An historic level of funding for broadband and digital equity is on the table. The conversations happening at AnchorNets SHLB conference have never been more critical. 

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October 19-21, 2022 / Virtual

For over 20 years, NetHope has brought together its nonprofit Members and Partners through collective action to harness the power of technology and tackle some of the most significant challenges facing humankind.