One of the most important decisions to be taken by the Plenipotentiary
Conference in Antalya will be the election of a new leadership for
ITU for the next four years. The Plenipotentiary Conference will
also elect the members of the ITU Council — ITU's governing body — and
the members of the Radio Regulations Board. The deadline for the
submission of candidatures was 9 October 2006 - 23:59 hours (Geneva
Overall list of candidates
Meet the candidates
There has been a lot of interest from ITU constituents in the
Union’s elections. Given the high number of candidates to the various
ITU News invited all six people who, at the time, had put
forward their candidatures for the post of Secretary-General, to
participate in an interview. The candidates were asked to respond to the
same four questions on how they propose to lead the Union, if elected.
Five candidates gave us their answers.
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of Deputy Secretary-General
Director of the BR (Radiocommunication
Director of the TSB
(Telecommunication Standardization Bureau)
Director of the BDT
(Telecommunication Development Bureau)
of Member of the RRB (Radio Regulations Board) (12 Members)