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Indigenous Peoples ICT Task Force
Symantec Corporation [SIO] (United States of America)
Orascom Telecom Algérie
Consumers International (International)
Sentech Ltd.
Hewlett-Packard International SA (Switzerland)
Türk Telekom Group (Turkey)
Atheer Telecom Iraq Limited (Zain) (Iraq)
Radio Television of Serbia
International Organization for Standardization (International)
Telefon AB - LM Ericsson
Universidad del Chubut (Argentina)
Centro de Investigación Cientifica y de Educación Superior d (Mexico)
Awal Telecommunications Corporation Ltd. (Papua New Guinea)
Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, Inc. (International)
Institute of Computing Technology Chinese Academy of Science (China)
Intel Corporation
Instituto Nacional de Tecnología Industrial (Argentina)
Arab Information and Communication Technology Organization (AICTO) [REGINTORG] (International (no specific country))
Intersat Africa Limited
Chongqing University (China)
Center for Strategic and Policy Analysis Technology Policy C (Pakistan)
Vodafone Net IIetisim Hizmetleri A.S. (Turkey)
Telecom Italia S.p.A.
NetHope Inc (International)
Cryptosoft Ltd. (United Kingdom)
Libyana Mobile Phone [ROA] (Socialist People
SUNY Korea (Korea (Rep. of))
Zain Bahrain



World Economic Forum LLC

The World Economic Forum, committed to improving the state of the world, is the International Organization for Public-Private Cooperation.
The Forum engages the foremost political, business and other leaders of society to shape global, regional and industry agendas.
It was established in 1971 as a not-for-profit foundation and is headquartered in Geneva, Switzerland. It is independent, impartial and not tied to any special interests. The Forum strives in all its efforts to demonstrate entrepreneurship in the global public interest while upholding the highest standards of governance. Moral and intellectual integrity is at the heart of everything it does.
Our activities are shaped by a unique institutional culture founded on the stakeholder theory, which asserts that an organization is accountable to all parts of society. The institution carefully blends and balances the best of many kinds of organizations, from both the public and private sectors, international organizations and academic institutions.
We believe that progress happens by bringing together people from all walks of life who have the drive and the influence to make positive change.

CategoryInternational Organisations
Based inUnited States of America
ITU Global DirectoryWorld Economic Forum LLC
Founder and Executive Chairman    
Mr Klaus Schwab

Studies at the Swiss Federal Institute of Technology in Zurich, University of Fribourg and Harvard University; degrees include doctorates in Mechanical Engineering and Economics (summa cum laude). 1972-2003, Professor of Business Policy, University of Geneva. 1971, founded the World Economic Forum as a not-for-profit foundation and built it into the foremost international institution for public-private cooperation; 1998, Co-Founder, with wife Hilde, Schwab Foundation for Social Entrepreneurship, supporting social innovation around the world; 2004, Founder, Forum of Young Global Leaders; 2011, Founder, Global Shapers Community. Numerous honorary doctorates. Several honorary professorships. Recipient of international and highest national honours for initiatives undertaken in the spirit of entrepreneurship in the global public interest and for peace and reconciliation efforts in several regions of the world.