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Your chance to explore opportunities, technologies and potential from countries from around the world on the showfloor, from emerging and developed markets alike. To discover the smart technologies driving our digital development. And to join tech experts from around the world to share views and insights. Why not join us?

Register today to join ITU Telecom World 2018

Expert insights

Join debate on innovation for smarter digital development with experts from across the ICT sector and around the world including:

Elisabeth Medou Badang,
CEO, SVP African and Indian Ocean,

Marc Vancoppenolle,
Global Head of Government Relations,

Mmamoloko Kubayi Ngubane,
Minister of Science and Technology,
South Africa

Anne Carblanc,
Head of Division on Digital Economy Policy,

Jianjun Zhou,
Vice President of Carrier Business BG,

Stephen Ibaraki,
Social Entrepreneur and Futurist - Chair REDDS Capital

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Nations and companies in the spotlight

Your opportunity to discover a great mix of pavilions from around the world on the showfloor, including Azerbaijan, Egypt, Bangladesh, Eswatini, Kenya, Malawi, Nigeria, Republic of Korea — under the theme “Innovate your life, Korean Smart Technology” — and Sudan. Key players across the industry will also be present at the event including Huawei, GEW Technologies, GSMA, LS telcom, Nokia, Rohde & Schwarz, TDIA, Terjin Radio and more. There are still a few interesting showfloor, sponsorship & visibility opportunities left, but contact us now as they are selling fast!

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Last chance to enter ITU Telecom World Awards!

Enjoy visibility on an international stage plus the prestige of a major UN award. Our ITU Telecom World Awards recognize the most innovative, exciting SMEs and corporate initiatives with social impact — and are open to all sponsors and exhibitors — Don’t miss the 17 August deadline!

Enter now!

Explore Smart ABC

Uncover the connections and synergies between three critical fields of the smart age — artificial intelligence, emerging applications in digital financial services and urban living. Join experts in the Forum debates on the latest technological, business and policy developments, exhibit your own project, products or services in the Smart ABC Pavilion, and take part in a programme of targeted activities to help tech entrepreneurs and start-ups working in AI, banking and smart cities.

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Connecting people, ideas and projects is at the heart of ITU Telecom World. Look out for networking lunches, happy hours and social events, as well as ever-popular event app, downloadable from mid-August, allowing for you to keep up to date with the event programme, connect and share with fellow event participants. And don’t miss the Business Matchmaking Service, a professional platform for targeted meetings onsite — including business development and project management representatives from global tech leaders such as Cisco, HP, Samsung and Vodafone.

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