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ITU Telecom World 2015 is the global platform to accelerate ICT innovations for social and economic development. It aims to help ideas go further, faster to make the world better, sooner.
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Accelerating innovation

Enabling ICT innovation to progress faster through exhibiting innovation, exchanging knowledge and making meaningful connections.

Realising potential

Turning ideas into action by introducing innovations, businesses and technologies to investors, influencers and policy-makers.

Maximising impact

Collaborating across sectors, borders and industries to take innovative solutions to scale in developed and emerging markets.
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ITU Telecom World 2015 brings together leaders from public and private sectors including heads of State and government, ministers, regulators, industry CEOs, investors, small and medium businesses (SMEs), entrepreneurs and innovators, academics and consultants to facilitate ICT innovations for economic growth and social good.

ITU Telecom World 2015 will be held in Budapest, Hungary, from 12 - 15 October 2015.


Unique Audience

ITU Telecom World events bring together a uniquely comprehensive audience of public and private sector players at the highest level. Heads of State and Government, ministers, policy makers and regulators meet industry CEOs from operators, vendors, service providers and content developers, thought-leaders, academics and UN Agency heads on a wider scale than at any other industry event ... Read More



National pavilions, SME and start-up pods and industry stands showcase innovative products, technologies, investment and partnership opportunities from around the world in the exhibition. Centred around the OpenSpace meeting hub and featuring media and leaders' lounges, the futuristic InnovationSpace and workshop areas, the Exhibition provides a natural environment for networking and knowledge-sharing on a global stage ... Read More




The world-class forum offers interactive discussion unrivalled in the reach of its content and the quality of its speakers. Panellists are experts in their fields, offering informed opinions and contrasting perspectives from government, business and technology. Innovative solutions, strategies, policies, models and markets emerge from passionate and collaborative debate ... Read More




Networking events and spaces are crafted to facilitate the connections that matter between public and private sector decision-makers, between individuals, ideas and industry players. Connections that stimulate innovation, opportunity and partnerships, driving the success of the industry - whether through targeted bilateral meetings, structured social occasions or informal discussions over coffee ... Read More