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ITU Regional Forum on Digital Terrestrial Television Broadcasting Services and First Arab Coordination Meeting for the Digital Terrestrial Television Service in the Arab Region

Dubai-UAE, 17-20 May 2014


ITU Regional Forum on Digital Terrestrial Television Broadcasting Services in the Arab Region, on the 17th and 18 (Half day) May 2014.


This Forum aims to discuss the main topics related to the transition from the analogue to the digital terrestrial television broadcasting and the need for the regional coordination and cooperation in that regard; as well it will discuss the challenges related to the digital transition in the Arab region, including the cost of the transition, the interoperability and the digital dividend. The Forum will also address the technical standards, the frequency planning and coordination and the spectrum sharing.


The First Arab Coordination Meeting of the GE06 frequency Plan  for the Digital Terrestrial Television Broadcasting , Dubai, from 18 (afternoon) to 20 May 2014


The coordination meeting is intended to coordinate the transition to digital TV and initiate frequency coordination between the ASMG administrations, with a view to facilitating harmonization and use of the digital dividend spectrum.


This event will give emphasis to regulatory issues and practical cases on spectrum issues within the context of transition to digital and digital dividend. The frequency coordination meeting will focus on re-evaluating the frequency plan adopted by the ITU Regional Radiocommunication Conference in 2006 (GE06 Plan) for terrestrial television broadcasting in the band 470-862 MHz and necessary consequential actions.


The participation in these events is open to all relevant stakeholders (governments, regulators, broadcasters, mobile operators, etc…). The presence of national coordinators for the transition to digital broadcasting and the digital dividend is highly recommended during the Forum. The frequency coordination meeting is primarily intended for experts in the domain of broadcasting frequency planning and the presence of experts having participated in the Regional Radiocommunication Conference of 2006 (RRC-06) is highly recommended


Invitation Letter

Registration Form
Information Note 
Hotel Reservation Form

Fellowship Form


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