ITU Telecom World 2011 to convene leading lights from public and private sectors
Players from all walks of life to collaboratively design a Manifesto for a Connected World
Geneva, 15 March 2011 – This year’s forthcoming ITU Telecom World 2011 event will play host to industry CEOs and world leaders, government ministers and technology gurus, city mayors and grassroots technology pioneers, who will come together to share vision, knowledge and build consensus and solutions to real world challenges.
Taking place at Geneva Palexpo from October 24-27, ITU Telecom World 2011 will welcome major players such as Airtel, Alcatel-Lucent, AT&T, China Mobile, Cisco, Ericsson, Fujitsu, Intel, Qualcomm, Research in Motion, Samsung, Swisscom, Verizon and more.
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ITU is the leading United Nations agency for information and communication technology. For over 145 years, ITU has coordinated the shared global use of the radio spectrum, promoted international cooperation in assigning satellite orbits, worked to improve communication infrastructure in the developing world, and established the worldwide standards that foster seamless interconnection of a vast range of communications systems. From broadband networks to new-generation wireless technologies, aeronautical and maritime navigation, radio astronomy, satellite-based meteorology and converging fixed-mobile phone, Internet and broadcasting technologies, ITU is committed to connecting the world.