As the lead UN agency for ICT issues, ITU has exceptional reach both across the industry and across the globe. This is what enables ITU Telecom World to bring together such an unrivalled mix of leaders from public, private and research sectors. There’s no other platform quite like this for the global ICT community.
Join the ITU Telecom World 2013 press conference on Monday 18 November 13:00 – 14:00 in Jupiter 16 at the Impact Center. Open to all accredited media
Dr Hamadoun Touré, ITU Secretary-General, speaking on Bloomberg TV, Africa Business Weekly, during ITU Telecom World 2013 speaking on internet expansion in Africa
Charles Brookson, Director, Azenby
Charles Brookson, Director of Azenby, on the need to balance security and privacy in mobile services – the very topical focus of the panel session he’s moderating at ITU Telecom World 2013…
Ilia Kolochenko, High-Tech Bridge
Ilia Kolochenko, Chief Executive Office of the High-Tech Bridge, on ethical hacking practice and its importance in safeguarding IT service and infrastructure…
Steve Bell, President, KeySo Global
Steve Bell, President, KeySo Global, on the need for new mindsets and re-evaluation of atelecom landscape ripped up by powerful convergence forces in recent years…
Laina Greene, Executive Director and Chief Strategy & Investment Officer, IBS Towers
Laina Greene, Executive Director and Chief Strategy & Investment Officer, IBS Towers, on the technology, business models and regulatory approaches involved in bringing delivering broadband to rural areas…
Max Thomas, CEO of The Cyber Guardian
Max Thomas, CEO of The Cyber Guardian, on the need to protect children online both inside and outside of the home environment, and his presence at the ITU Cybersecurity Pavilion at ITU Telecom World 2013
Alan Horne, CEO, Broadband Pioneer
Alan Horne, CEO, Broadband Pioneer, on how to structure regulation in the era of converged services, the topic of his panel debate at ITU Telecom World 2013
Maurie Dobbin, Managing Director, TeleResources Engineering
Maurie Dobbin, Managing Director, TeleResources Engineering, on the urgent challenges facing network operators and regulators alike…
Paul Papadimitriou, Digital Intelligence
Paul Papadimitriou, Innovation Consultant, Digital Intelligence, outlines the key topics of the panel he’s moderating at ITU Telecom World 2013 on The Social and Mobile App World.
Clément Charles, Founder & CEO, AllTheContent.com
Clément Charles, Founder & CEO, AllTheContent.com, on the need for partnerships between media and telecommunications companies, the “hot couple” of recent years, and the opportunity to meet…
Stuart Carlaw, Chief Research Officer, ABI Research
Stuart Carlaw, Chief Research Officer, ABI Research, on cybersecurity as the cornerstone of the connected world, the Global Cybersecurity Index and his presence at ITU Telecom World both as part of …
Tony Poulos, Market Strategist, TM Forum
Tony Poulos, Market Strategist, tmforum on how telcos are updating legacy systems to support an increasingly IP world, and responding to the challenge of rampant digitalization with radical new business models and partnerships.
Alan Hadden, President, GSA
Alan Hadden, President, GSA, on how widespread deployment of the APT700 Mhz band plan can drive economies of scale, low cost product and ensuing broadband adoption.
Eileen Healy, CEO, Healy & Co
Eileen Healy, CEO, Healy & Co., on how network virtualization enables you to better manage network costs whilst accelerating service delivery – the topic of the session she is moderating at ITU Telecom World 2013 on Tuesday, November 19.
Latif Ladid, Founder & President, iPv6 Forum
Minister Omobola Johnson, Minister of Communication Technology, Nigeria
The Nigerian minister outlines the importance of ICT in diversifying and growing the economy, initiatives to support young ICT entrepreneurs in Nigeria.
Jeferson Fued Nacif, Head, Office of International Affairs, Anatel
The Brazilian regulator on the regulatory challenges brought on by the growth of mobile broadband – and why the conversation at ITU Telecom World 2013 matters.
Mr Soichiro Seki, Director-General for International Affairs, MIC, Japan
Mr Seki on the balancing big data regulation to enable companies to innovate but protect individuals, and the importance of confidence-building at ITU Telecom events.
Francis W. Wangusi, Director General, Communications Commission of Kenya
The Kenyan regulator speaks on the challenges of regulating to enable innovation whilst protecting citizens – and the value of ITU Telecom events as ICTs transform the world.
Benedict Evans, Strategy Consultant
Benedict Evans, Strategy Consultant, Enders Analysis on the impact of apps on telco operators’ billing systems, regional differences in device markets and the future of mobile operators as utilities.
John Davies, Vice President, World Ahead Program, Intel
John Davies on the Intel’s presence at ITU Telecom World 2013, the tremendous potential of e education and reaching key decision makers at ITU Telecom events.
Dr Bruce Gracie, Special Advisor – International Organizations, Industry Canada
Bruce Gracie on the importance of strengthening collaboration and cooperation between standardization organizations.