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2nd Annual CIS and Central and South-Eastern European Spectrum Management Conference and ITU Regional Workshop “Broadband Development based on 4G and 5G Technologies” (Almaty, Kazakhstan, 17-20 September 2018)

Conference is addressed to representatives of ministries and departments, regulatory bodies, operators, equipment manufacturers, scientific and project institutes, software developers and other interested organizations of the ITU Member-States, Sector Members and Academia. Conference is devoted to management of radio-frequency spectrum by ITU Member-States, in particular in the countries of CIS and Central and South-Eastern Europe. ITU Workshop will consider the following issues:
  • Legislative and regulatory environment required to enable implementation and development of 4G/5G networks and innovative services
  • Digital switchover – progress, challenges and future of digital broadcasting
  • Spectrum conversion for IoT
  • Cross-border frequency coordination


Ministry of Information and Communication of the Republic of Kazakhstan:
Ms. Zulfia Khudaybergenova, Vice-Chairman, Committee of Telecommunications
Tel.: +7 7172 74 03 16

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


​Invitation [EN] [RU]

Workshop agenda (upd 12 Sept) [EN] [RU]

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The Conference is jointly organized by the International Telecommunication Union and Forum Global. The Workshop is organized by the ITU. Both events are hosted by the Ministry of Information and Communication of the Republic of Kazakhstan