2019 IEEE MIT Undergraduate Research Technology Conference


2019 IEEE MIT Undergraduate Research Technology Conference

Conference Website: https://urtc.mit.edu/

5th Annual IEEE MIT Undergraduate Research Technology Conference 2019 (URTC) at MIT, Cambridge MA, USA from October 11 to 13, 2019.

The 2019 IEEE MIT URTC brings together undergraduates from around the world to present, discuss, and develop solutions to advance technology for humanity. Students may publish papers of their school projects, research, innovations, or case studies. Conference attendees will attend a rich program with keynote speeches and technical talks featuring renowned speakers, a student design competition, and networking events. The conference will also be hosted on MIT’s campus.

Envisioning a technical conference targeted towards undergraduate students all over the globe, the MIT IEEE Student Branch in 2015 inaugurated the IEEE MIT URTC. This is the 5th annual conference with the goal that the conference will be a venue where undergraduate students can meet to present, discuss, and develop solutions to advance technology for humanity. Participants can attend a rich program with renowned speakers, technical sessions, a student design competition, exhibits, networking, and social activities, presenting a great opportunity for students to interact with leading industry experts.

The conference theme is “Meet Innovation Technology (MIT)”, and the eight focus technical tracks are:

1. Machine Learning / Artificial Intelligence (AI)
2. Security and Communications
3. Human-Computer Interaction and Graphics
4. Robotics and Controls
5. Biological and Biomedical Engineering (BioEECS) and Applied Physics
6. Computer Systems
7. Circuits, Materials, and Nanotechnologies
8. Theoretical Computer Science and Mathematics

For Student Accommodation:
1. MIT Student Host (Free for non-MIT students)
- To request: You will receive the email with the link to the request form after you have registered for the conference.

2. Hyatt Regency Cambridge (575 Memorial Dr, Cambridge MA 02139)
- Recommended, but you can stay at any hotel (own expense)

Registration Fee includes conference proceeding, meals, t-shirt, conference bag with giveaways, and admission to all conference programs, acivities, and exhibition.



I am not an IEEE member but want to join and get the IEEE discount. How do I join?
You can become a member at: http://www.IEEE.org/join and enjoy all the benefits IEEE has to offer.

Where can I contact the organizer with any questions?
Please contact Ivy Wang (ivyw@mit.edu) and Jack Cook (cookj@mit.edu), Conference Chairs  

What's the refund policy?
You may request a refund (less $30 processing fee) up until September 27, 2019 via email to Soon Wan (gimsoon@ieee.org)


  Date and Time




  • Start time: 11 Oct 2019 06:00 PM
  • End time: 13 Oct 2019 05:00 PM
  • All times are (UTC-05:00) Eastern Time (US & Canada)
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  • 77 Massachusetts Avenue
  • Cambridge, Massachusetts
  • United States 02139
  • Building: Stata Center (Building 32-123)
  • Room Number: 32-123
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  • Co-sponsored by IEEE Boston Section and MIT
  • Starts 12 September 2019 12:00 AM
  • Ends 12 October 2019 05:59 PM
  • All times are (UTC-05:00) Eastern Time (US & Canada)
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