UNCTAD and UNDP are pleased to inform you that the WSIS Forum 2010 will be held from 10 to 14
May 2010, at ITU Headquarters, Geneva,
Switzerland. This event builds upon the tradition of
annual WSIS May meetings, and its new format is a
result of the open consultations with all WSIS
Draft Agenda of the Forum
is a result of the
Three Step Open Consultation
Process on the thematic focus for WSIS Forum 2010.
Multiple stakeholders from 48 countries world-wide
participated proactively in these consultations.
In order to
ensure that all WSIS stakeholders are fully engaged
in the preparatory process and do not lose any
opportunity to contribute to this important event,
the organizers (ITU, UNESCO, UNCTAD and UNDP) are
holding an Executive Briefing on the WSIS Forum
briefing will provide:
presentation on the format of the forum that
includes High Level Debates, Interactive WSIS
Action Line Facilitation Meetings, Interactive
Sessions, Thematic Workshops, Kick-Off Meetings,
Knowledge Exchanges, Publication Releases and an
Exhibition to showcase ICT projects.
update on the Agenda of the WSIS Forum 2010
inviting all stakeholders present for final
feedback and suggestions.
update on the Registrations received so far for
WSIS Forum 2010.
platform for open discussion and further
suggestions for WSIS Forum 2010.
for further information.
Executive Briefing took place exactly one month prior to
Date: Friday 9
15:00 – 16:30
Location: Room C, ITU Headquarters, Geneva
We thank all
stakeholders for participating in the Executive
Briefing on the WSIS Forum 2010. More than 60
representatives participated in the meeting, 10 of
which participated remotely. In total
28 Countries participated in the Executive