Transforming Education Conference for Humanity (TECH) 2017 is a three-day conference organized by UNESCO Mahatma Gandhi Institute of Education for Peace and Sustainable Development (MGIEP) took place at Novotel, Varun Beach, Visakhapatnam, AP, India from December 16th to December 18th 2017. Since this is the first edition of TECH, it focused mainly on digital pedagogies for building peaceful and sustainable societies through 21st century skills, schools and policies, towards achieving the United Nations Sustainable Development Goal 4, Target 7. TECH 2017 was attended by over 1,700 participants (including teachers, educators, learners, policy-makers, and technology and gaming experts, amongst others) from 75 countries and witnessed highly engaging deliberations on the future of education, particularly on the innovative methods of teaching using technology. This event was generously supported by the State Government of Andhra Pradesh, under the liberal guidance of the Honorable Chief Minister, Sri Chandrababu Naidu and the Ministry of Human Resource Development, Government of India and Sponsored by Microsoft India (Educational Technology Partner), Samsung India, Dassault Systems, Veavtive ( Immersive Learning Partner) and McGraw Hill and knowledge partners of the conference includes NMIMS, Ubisoft, Quebec Government, ISTE, Social Alpha, EDB and IYC. It has been announced that this event will be held annually over the next five years with a long term aim of affecting global policy change on the usage of digital teaching to render quality and inclusive education for all.