2018 Forum programme

Forum Session
ITU-CISCO Digital Transformation Center Initiative
Thursday, September 12, 2019, 11:00 AM - 12:15 PM, Room 2 - Cube

The digital economy is opening new opportunities for people all over the world, and improving living standards. It is creating new jobs, offering new products services and providing better and more efficient ways of working. However, the lack of digital skills is inhibiting people‚Äôs abilities to fully benefit from these opportunities.This session will present the new Digital Transformation Centres (DTCs) Initiative by ITU and CISCO and how this initiative seeks to address the skills gap challenges in the digital economy. Panelists will address questions from the moderator regarding the DTC initiative, what it aims to achieve, how it will be implemented, what has been done so far, and the plans that lie ahead.

Open to Leader Pass, Executive Pass, Forum Pass,and Media Pass holders