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INTERNATIONAL TELECOMMUNICATION UNION

 

IMPROVING IP CONNECTIVITY IN THE LEAST DEVELOPED COUNTRIES

Document : IPDC/01

11 April 2002

 

                           GENEVA    —   11-12 April 2002

 

 

 

 

 

AGENDA

 

Day One – Thursday 11 April 2002

ITU, Room M416, Montbrillant building, Place des Nations, Geneva

17.00 - 17.15

Welcome

T. Kelly, Strategy and Policy Unit, ITU

17.15 – 17.30

Opening Remarks

Chair: C. Milne, Antelope Consulting, UK

17.30-18.00

Presentation:

Presentation of project

T. Kelly

18.00-19.00

Discussion

 

19.00

Roundtable

 

 

 

 

Day Two – Friday 12 April 2002

ITU, Room F, Varembι building, Place des Nations, Geneva

9.00 – 9.15

Introduction

Chair

9.15 – 9.45

Presentation:

Background Study

C. Sarrocco, Strategy and Policy Unit, ITU

9.45 – 10.15

Questions and Discussion

 

10.15 – 10.30

COFFEE BREAK

 

10.30 – 10.50

Presentation:

Mixed Media in the LDCs

M. Minges, ITU-D, ITU

10.50 – 11.25

Presentation:

DOT Force and UN ICT Task Force initiatives

B. Lanvin, InfoDev, World Bank

B. Petrazzini, ITU, UN ICT

11.25 – 11.45

Presentat ion:

Internet connectivity in LDCs

B. D. Abramson, Consultant, Canada

11.45 – 12.30

Questions and discussion

 

12.30 – 14.00

LUNCH

 

14.00 – 14.20

Presentation:

The cost of Internet access in LDCs

C. Milne

14.20 – 15.00

Round table:

International Internet bandwidth cost

Moderator: B. Lanvin

Panelists: Intelsat (A. Stimson); Gilat (Y. Tordjman); C. Milne

15.00 – 15.30

Discussion

 

15.30 – 15.50

Presentation:

Regulatory barriers to satellite-based services

M. Jarrold, Secretary General, VSAT Forum

15.50 – 16.05

COFFEE BREAK

 

16.05 – 16.30

Roundtable:

Internet provision in LDCs: Experiences and reactions

Moderator: T. Kelly

Panelists: Manish and Shashank Kansal; E. Holst-Roness; S. Moroney; M. Jensen

16.30 – 17.30

Open discussion:

Role of the international community

 

17.30

Summary and closing remarks

Chair

Online at: www.itu.int/ipdc

 

 

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