Dubai, United Arab Emirates, 22 October 2019
The International Telecommunication Union (ITU) organized the Inter-regional Standardization Forum on "Operational issues on numbering, emergency service and OTTs" on 22 October 2019 in Dubai, United Arab Emirates. The Forum was kindly hosted by the Telecommunications Regulatory Authority (TRA) of the United Arab Emirates, in collaboration with the ITU Regional Offices for Arab States and for Africa. The following ITU events were also taking place at the same venue:
Inter-regional Arab-African Hands-on training on BSG ( 20-21 October 2019).
- ITU-T Study Group 2 Regional Group for Africa (SG2RG-AFR) & ITU-T Study Group 2 Regional Group for the Arab region (SG2RG-ARB) meetings ( 23-24 October 2019)
- ITU-T Study Group 3 Regional Group for the Arab region (SG3RG-ARB) meeting (23‑24 October 2019)
The main objective of the event was to provide an open forum for debating and exchanging views on a number of standardization topics under discussion at ITU-T and to discuss operational issues on numbering, emergency service and OTTs.
The target audience of the event included ITU Member States, national standards bodies, ICT regulators, ICT companies, ICT research organizations, service providers, and academia.