ISTAS 2019 – Technology, Sustainable Development and Ethics
IEEE ISTAS 2019 – the flagship event of IEEE Society for Social Implications of Technology (SSIT) took place in Boston from 15 – 16 November 2019. It was kindly hosted by the School of Engineering, Tufts University on its Medford Campus, MA.
IEEE ISTAS 2019 brought together engineers and policy makers, social scientists and technologists, graduate students and IEEE leadership including IEEE-USA President, IEEE Region 1 Director, IEEE Division VI Director-Elect 2020 and IEEE Division VI Society Presidents to share experiences and discuss the social, cultural, ethical and economic implications of technology.
IEEE ISTAS 2019 was Technical Co-sponsored by IEEE USA, IEEE Region 1, IEEE Boston Section, IEEE Standards, IEEE Product/Safety Engineering Society, IEEE Reliability Society, IEEE Education Society, IEEE Industrial Electronics Society, IEEE Professional Communication Society and IEEE Technology and Engineering Management Society and supported by IEEE Humanitarian Activities Committee.
IEEE ISTAS 2019 attracted over 118 delegates from USA, Canada, Europe and Latin America. The feedback provided by delegates and presenters was very positive acknowledging the high-quality program and conference proceedings, opportunities to engage with IEEE leadership in a friendly collegiate atmosphere, as well as interactive knowledge sharing.
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