8-9 November, 2021


Due to the COVID-19 global pandemic, IHAW 2021 will be held online. The Organizers would like to thank you for your commitment and support and reassure that they are dedicated in offering the best possible online experience to attendees.


ICT for Health, Accessibility and Wellbeing (IC-IHAW 2021) is the first of the series of International Conferences on « ICT for Societal Challenges ». It is a showcase for high quality oral and poster presentations and demonstrations sessions.

This conference aims to be a platform for multi and interdisciplinary research at the interplay between Information and Communication Technologies, Biomedical, Neuro-cognitive, and Experimental research.

This research includes the design, experimental evaluation and standardization of new ICT in-silico scalable systems for new and future inclusive and sustainable technologies that benefit all: healthy people, people with disabilities or other impairments, people having chronic diseases, etc. User-centered design and innovation, new intuitive ways of human-computer interaction, and user acceptance are the topics of particular interest.

Conference Proceedings 

Latest News

14 Mar, ’22: Conference proceedings are now available

18 Oct, ’21: Program is now availbable

30 Sep, ’21: Keynote Speaker announced

22 Sep, ’21: Registration is now open

05 Jul, ’21: Call for Late Submissions with firm deadline July 30, 2021

24 May, ’21: Submission deadline has been extended (new deadline – 07 July, 2021)

16 Mar, ’21: The authors of the best papers accepted will be invited to submit extended versions for a
special issue in Springer’s SN Computer Science.

04 Dec, ’20: Important Dates added, Call for Papers and Guidelines updated

26 Aug, ’20: The venue has been added

25 Aug, ’20: The program committee has been announced

10 Aug, ’20: Website is online

A selection of the best accepted papers of IHAW 2021, chosen by a dedicated committee, will be invited to submit an extended version of the IHAW paper to the SN Computer Science journal published by Springer. The selection of the papers to invite will be based on the review scores and arguments and the potential for extension.

Important Dates

Main Conference

8-9 November, 2021


Main Submission Deadline:
June 7, 2021 (AoE)
July 7, 2021 (AoE)

Late Submissions Deadline:
July 30, 2021 (AoE)

Camera-Ready by:
September 6, 2021
September 30, 2021


Notifications will be sent by:
August 23, 2021 September 20, 2021


Author Registration by:
September 6, 2021
September 30, 2021

Early Registration until:
October 29, 2021

Late Registration from:
October 30, 2021

Organizers and Sponsors