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Evolving satellite communications

​​Game-changing satellite industry innovations can play a crucial role in connecting the unconnected and improving lives worldwide.

Read the latest edition of ITU News Magazine to learn more about key industry trends – and how decisions taken at the World Radiocommunication Conference 2019 (WRC-19) may impact the protection and availability of spectrum for satellite communications. Learn more

International Girls in ICT Day

​​International Girls in ICT Day will be celebrated on 25 April 2019. Girls in ICT Day aims to inspire girls and young women to consider studies and careers in the ICT field and to join the tech industry.

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AI for Good Global Summit

​​​The goal of the 3rd edition of the AI for Good Global Summit, Geneva, 28-31 May, is to connect AI innovators with problem owners and to identify practical applications of AI to advance the SDGs.​

Registration is open and free of charge.


50th World Telecommunication and Information Society Day

​On 17 May, we will be celebrating the 50th World Telecommunication and Information Society Day.

This year, we will focus on “bridging the standardization gap." 

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ITU Workshops, Seminars and Symposia

AI for Good Global Summit

​​28-31 May 2019, Geneva, Switzerland

Global Symposium for Regulators (GSR) 2019

9-12 July 2019, Port Vila, Vanuatu

ITU Telecom World 2019
9-12 September, Budapest, Hungary​

World Radiocommunication Conference 2019 (WRC-19)

​28 October to 22 November 2019​, Sharm el-Sheikh, Egypt

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5G - Fifth generation of mobile technologies.

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Evolving satellite communications

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