The Forum will be hosted by ITU and will take place at the ITU Headquarters in Geneva, Switzerland. ITU issued badges will be required to enter the ITU and CICG buildings. Additional practical information about Geneva and the ITU, and badging information is available below.
ITU's headquarters in Geneva are conveniently located overlooking
the Place des Nations in the heart of the Geneva's United Nations
district. Access is easy by foot or private transport, or using
The ITU Travel Service maintains a list of hotels and residences of
different categories in and around Geneva that offer special rates to delegates
attending its conferences and meetings. The list is accompanied by booking forms.
How to get around the ITU premises, connect to Wi-Fi, ITU printers, etc. As
well as where to find a bank, post office, shops, etc.
ITU | Around ITU
For on-site participants badges issued by ITU will be required to enter the ITU and CICG buildings.
Badging will take place at registration desks located on the
ground floor reception area of the ITU
Friday 9 June
14:00 – 17:00
Monday 12 June
08:00 – 17:00
Tuesday, 13 June
07:30 – 19:00
Wednesday 14 – Friday 16 June
View the more 100 confirmed high-level speakers.
WSIS Forum 2017 Chairman & High-Level Track Facilitators
The WSIS Forum 2017 Chairman and the 14 WSIS Forum 2017 High-Level Track Facilitators announced.
High-Level Policy Sessions
Government, Private Sector, Civil Society, Academia and International Organization are invited to register for a speaking slot for their high-level officials.
WSIS Photo Contest.
Join the first ever WSIS Forum Photo Contest
Call for Official Submissions to the WSIS Secretariat on the Thematic
Aspects and Innovations on the Format.
• Share your views the thematic aspects and innovations on the format of the forum
• Recommend speakers
• Request thematic workshops
• Request exhibition stalls
Call for Major Stakeholder Coordination Mechanisms following the WSIS
Process to Identify and Nominate High-Level Track Facilitators (HLTFs)
for the WSIS Forum 2017.