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Regional Workshop "Calibrating the Policy, Legal and Regulatory Environment to Enable the Digital Economy" (Moscow, Russia, 7-8 Sept 2017)

​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​This Workshop is addressed to representatives of ministries, regulators, telecom operators, universities and general education institutions, telecommunication equipment manufacturers, research and design institutes, software developers and other interested stakeholders of the ITU Member States, Sector Members and Associates. The Workshop is aimed at sharing experiences on policy, legal and regulatory aspects. In particular, the Workshop will cover following issues:
    • Evolving digital economies and the information society: the impact of digitization in Eurasia
    • Digital business models and OTTs
    • Challenges and opportunities of disruption – a policy perspective
    • Smart society and Big Data: definition, application and value
    • Key elements of Big Data: a conversation
    • The future of the internet: IoT, IoE etc.
    • Policy and regulatory considerations


ITU Area Office for CIS:
Mr. Farid Nakhli, Programme Officer
Tel.: +7 495 926 60 70​

!!!Venue changed!!!
The Workshop will be held in the Hotel National at the address:
15/1 Mokhovaya str. bld. 1, Moscow, Russia


​Invitation [EN] [RU]

​Agenda (updated on 09/06) [EN] [RU]

​Registration form

​Practical information [EN] [RU]

​Fellowship form

​Visa support form


The Workshop is jointly organized by the International Telecommunication Union and VEON Ltd., ITU-D Sector Member.