• 2024 IEEE WF-PST 14-15 May

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Join us for the inaugural 2024 IEEE World Forum on Public Safety Technology (WF-PST), a ground-breaking event dedicated to addressing current and future needs in public safety technology. Explore advancements in existing and emerging technologies, discover new research, and gain insights into breakthroughs shaping the future of public safety applications.

Set for May 14-15 in Washington, D.C., WF-PST is positioned for public safety agencies, suppliers, practitioners, researchers, industry leaders, and first responders to discuss and exchange ideas on how emerging technologies can help improve public safety. Examples include how personnel can be more effective in their work, support sustained health and wellness, and learn how technology safeguards our communities.

The 2-day program, filled with thought-provoking keynotes, critical-thinking panel discussions, and cutting-edge technical paper presentations, will deliver high-quality original research, unique innovations, and compelling insights into the future of public safety technologies.

Download IEEE WF-PST Final Program (PDF, 37 MB)

At WF-PST, you’ll experience a dynamic environment where you can expand your knowledge, build valuable connections, and draw inspiration from the brightest minds in the multi-faceted fields of public safety. Secure your seat now to get the best rates.

At WF-PST, you will experience the latest technology and innovations covering a wide variety of ground-breaking applications affecting public safety:

  • Communication and Networking
  • Transportation 
  • Edge Computing, Cloud Computing, and IoT
  • Blockchain and Forensics 
  • Security, Privacy, and Trust 
  • AI/ML, Smart Algorithms, and Intelligent Systems
  • Health and Wellness of Public Safety Personnel

Register TODAY! 

Secure your spot at 2024 WF-PST to:

  • Investigate, identify, and prioritize opportunities for existing relevant technologies for solving real-world challenges that public safety agencies are/will be facing
  • Research new technologies for filling the gaps in public safety applications
  • Launch and lead sustainable activities, products, and services to establish the use of technologies by public safety entities, and generate new revenue streams
  • Engage, interact, and collaborate, where appropriate, with public safety associations, industry consortia, academic and government entities

Important Dates

  • Technical Track Paper Submission Deadline:
    18 December 2023
  • Recent Results Track Paper Submission Deadline:
    15 January 2024
  • Paper Notification of Acceptance:
    29 January 2024
  • Paper Camera-Ready Version:
    25 March 2024
  • Conference Dates:
    14-15 May 2024

Sponsors and Partners

AASHTOWare SafetyIEEE 5G/6G Innovation TestbedIEEE Women in Engineering IEEE-Eta Kappa NuIEEE MOVE Disaster Relief & OutreachIEEE Public Safety TechnologyIEEE BTS LogoIEEE CSC