Conference History

  • ISTAS 2017 – Sydney, New South Wales, Australia, August 9-11, 2017
  • ISTAS 2016 – Trivandrum, Kerala, India,  October 21-22, 2016
  • ISTAS 2015 – Dublin, Ireland, November 11-12, 2015
  • ISTAS 2014  – Chicago, IL, USA, May 23-24, 2014 – held in conjunction with the 1st IEEE International Symposium on Ethics in Engineering, Science, and Technology (ETHICS 2014)
  • ISTAS 2013 – Toronto, Ontario, Canada, June 27-29, 2013
  • ISTAS 2012 – Singapore – Tech and Society in Asia
  • ISTAS 2011 – Chicago, IL Overcoming Social
  • ISTAS 2010 New South Wales – Emerging Technologies
  • ISTAS 2009 Phoenix – Sustainable Development
  • ISTAS 2008 – Fredericton – Citizens, Groups, Communities and Information and Communication Technologies
  • ISTAS 2007 – Las Vegas – Risk, Vulnerability, Uncertainty, Technology and Society
  • ISTAS 2006 – New York – Disaster Preparedness and Recovery
  • ISTAS 2005 – Los Angeles – Weapons and Wires: Social Implications of ICT and Global Security
  • ISTAS 2004 – Worcester – Globalizing Technical Education
  • ISTAS 2003 – Amsterdam – Crime Prevention and Security
  • ISTAS 2002 – Raleigh – Social Implications of Information and Communication Technology
  • ISTAS 2001 – Stamford – Ethical and Social Issues as Criteria in Academic Accreditation
  • ISTAS 2000 – Rome – The University as a Bridge from Technology to Society
  • ISTAS 1999 – New Brunswick – Women and Technology: Historical, Societal and Professional Perspectives
  • ISTAS 1998 – South Bend – Wiring the World: The Impact of Information Technology on Society
  • ISTAS 1997 – Glasgow – Technology and Society in a Time of Sweeping Change
  • ISTAS 1996 – Princeton – Technical Expertise and Public Decisions
  • ISTAS 1993 – Washington – Technology: Whose Costs? Whose Benefits?
  • ISTAS 1991 – Toronto – Preparing for a Sustainable Society
  • ISTAS 1989 – Los Angeles – A Delicate Balance: Technics, Culture and Consequences

Conference Calendar