As the lead UN agency for ICT issues, ITU has exceptional reach both across the industry and across the globe.
ITU Telecom events overview
- Organized by ITU, the UN’s lead agency for information and telecommunications technologies (ICTs), ITU Telecom events offer a global tech platform for governments, corporates and SMEs working to accelerate ICT innovation for social and economic development.
- The events bring together a unique audience of public and private sectors from emerging and developed markets including heads of state and government, ministers, regulators, industry CEOs and experts, investors, SME representatives, heads of UN and other international organizations, digital thinkers, media, acadeia and consultants.
- ITU Telecom events feature an exhibition of innovative digital solutions, a forum for sharing knowledge, an Awards Progamme recognizing innovative ICT initiatives with social impact, and a networking platform for organizations, countries and individuals.
2021 Event highlights
2021 SME Awards highlights
Press releases & communiqués
Viet Nam commits to national, regional digital transformationRead more
ITU Digital World 2021 marks 50th anniversary of Telecom eventsRead more
ITU Digital World 2021 to focus on digital transformation in a changing worldRead more
ITU takes ITU Digital World Awards online for 2020 to support innovative tech SMEsRead more
Postponement of ITU Digital World 2020Read more
ITU Telecom World 2019 raises curtain on 4 days of debate, tech exhibition and networkingRead more
ITU Telecom World 2019 highlights tech innovations improving livesRead more
ITU Telecom World 2019 Opening Press ConferenceRead more