ITU-T together with the US Alliance for Telecommunications Industry Solutions (ATIS) is holding a free workshop Next Generation Network Technology and Standardization at the Mandalay Bay Convention Centre in Las Vegas , USA , 19-20 March 2006 during the TelecomNEXT event.
This workshop will:
- Examine the status of NGN standards
- Identify standards work needed to support ongoing viable businesses for all parties as NGN becomes reality, and
- Enhance and extend standardization community cooperation to further coordinate NGN work
A particular emphasis of the event will be next generation network (NGN) requirements and standards objectives from a North American perspective and how these can be best taken into account in global NGN standardization by the ITU-T.
More information on the event and the draft meeting programme can be accessed through the ITU-T website.