IEEE International Symposium on Technology and Society 2022 is the flagship conferenceof the IEEE’s Society on Social Implications of Technology (SSIT).ISTAS is a multi/inter/trans‐disciplinary forum for engineers, policy makers, entrepreneurs, philosophers, researchers, social scientists, technologists, and polymaths to collaborate, exchange experiences, and discuss the social implications of technology.

Here is a decadal summary of ISATS conference locations and conference themes.

YearLocationTheme
2022Hong Kong (Hybrid)Digital and Societal Transformations
2021 Virtual (Waterloo)Technology Stewardship and Responsible Innovation
2020Virtual (Phoenix)Public Interest Technology
2019BostonTechnology, Sustainable Development and Ethics
2018Washington DCTechnology, Ethics and Policy
2017SydneyFrom Good Ideas to Practical Solutions
2016TrivandrumEthics and Pervasive Computing Technologies
2015DublinCulture, Ethics and the Knowledge Society
2014ChicagoEthics - a challenge to the scientific and engineering community
2013TorontoSmart World - living in a smart-world-people as sensors
2012SingaporeTechnology and Society in Asia