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ICT-centric economic growth, innovation and job creation

The International Telecommunication Union (ITU) is pleased to invite you to participate in the ICT④SDGs ITU Academia Partnership Platform:
ICT-enabled Economic Growth, Innovation and Job Creation for Sustainable Development.
The event is organized by ITU with the generous support of the London School of Economics (LSE) and will take place on 22-23 May 2018 in London, United Kingdom.

The event will bring together some of the leading scholars and authors of the ITU Book on “ICT- centric economic growth, innovation and job creation”.
For more details on the event click here

The book,"ICT-centric economic growth, innovation and job creation", written by leading scholars and experts from around the world, aims to address the challenges and opportunities offered by ICTs in the areas of innovation, governance, education, job creation and economic growth.

"ICT-centric economic growth, innovation and job creation"

The book was launched at a Ministerial Roundtable on ICT④SDGs organized to celebrate the 25th Anniversary of the ITU Telecommunication Development Sector (ITU-D) on 11 October, 2017 in Buenos Aires, Argentina.

The editors of the book are Ahmad R. Sharafat and William H. Lehr.

Meet the authors

Watch the interviews with leading scholars and experts who have authored the "ICT-centric economic growth, innovation and job creation" book.

​Chapter 1
Chapter 1 
​Chapter 2
​Chapter 3
 ​Chapter 4
​Chapter 4
            Prasit Prapinmongkolkarn
Chapter 4
 Chapter 5
                 Jean-Pierre Auffret
 Chapter 6
                    Raul L. Katz
 ​Chapter 7