The fourth Global Standards Symposium will take place on 28 February 2022 in Geneva, Switzerland, one day prior to
. The event will bring together thought leaders in the standardization sphere.
first Global Standards Symposium
was held in Johannesburg, South Africa on 20 October 2008 prior to the World Telecommunication Standardization Assembly (WTSA-08
). The event examined global ICT standards challenges, such as accessibility, climate change and collaboration among standards development organizations.
second Global Standards Symposium
was held on 19 November 2012 in Dubai, United Arab Emirates. It focused on the intersection of the ICT sector with other vertical sectors such as health care, utilities, and transport.
third Global Standards Symposium
took place on 24 October 2016 in Hammamet, Tunisia, one day prior to
. The event brought together thought leaders in the standardization sphere to discuss how standards efforts could best integrate the consideration of security, privacy and trust.
A steering committee will be convened to help draft the report of the GSS conclusions to
. The committee will work through electronic means and will hold conference calls as required.