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Official Event

  • Geneva 17-22 May 1997

    A temporary Humanitarian Telecommunications Centre at the "Place des Nations" will link Geneva with partners worldwide. The center will demonstrate and explain various forms of emergency telecommunication technology and will be open to the public. Contact: Hans Zimmermann,, +41 22 917 3516.

    For a complete programme, click here

  • Other Events

    Policies and views expressed through these events are those of the event coordinators and participants and do not necessarily reflect those of the ITU or its Members nor of any of its official partners.

  • Dallas 17 May 1997

    Mobile and portable communication units will set up at the famous "South Fork Ranch" to link Dallas with the center in Geneva and others worldwide. Demonstrations and briefings by FEMA, Red Cross, Amateur Radio and other disaster communciation groups. Contact: Mark Wood,

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