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​​ITU Forum on "Human Exposure to Electromagnetic Fields (EMFs) in Latin America"
Montevideo, ​Uruguay


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Spanish version of the Programme [ES]

Day 3, Thursday 13 March 2014 (morning)

​08:30 - 09:00Registration

​09:00 - 09:15


Opening Ceremony           

​09:15 - 10:45 Keynote speeches
10:45 - 11:00Coffee Break (sponsored by Antel)
11:00 - 12:45 ​​Session 1: The other side of ICT convergence: EMF exposure and issues

The proliferation of radiocommunication stations in urban and rural environments has raised public concerns regarding human exposure to electromagnetic fields (EMF). This session will address the importance of developing policies and standards for EMF management and thus, the need for international coordination in this area. 

Moderator: Carmen Ciganda, Director, Environmental and Occupational Health Division, Ministry of Public Health, Uruguay [ Biography ES ]


​12:45 - 13:00 ​Wrap up and close of the Forum                      
13:00 - 14:30Free time for lunch