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ICTs Facts and Figures

The world in 2015
New figures released by ITU indicate that over the past 15 years, information and communication technologies (ICTs) have grown in an unprecedented way, providing huge opportunities for social and economic development...

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ICTs Facts and Figures

Network innovations for 5G

The new ITU-T Focus Group on network aspects of IMT-2020 (‘5G’) will meet for the first time in San Diego, 8-9 June, to launch its analysis of how emerging 5G technologies will interact in future networks. Watch the Chairman of the group discuss the 5G vision in an ITU interview...

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Network innovations for 5G

WSIS: A decade of ICTs for Development

10 years ago, the second phase of the World Summit on the Information Society (WSIS) process was finalized in Tunis. This innovative meeting gathered governments, private sector, civil society and international organizations to agree a global blueprint for equitable access and ongoing development of information and communication technologies (ICTs)...

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ITU150 in May: ICTs, Drivers of Innovation

Innovating with Baye: Can ICTs transform access to healthcare?
Baye Oumar Gueye explains how mobile health solutions have revolutionized access to healthcare for diabetics in Senegal, and what this means for the treatment...

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Innovating with Baye: Can ICTs transform access to healthcare?
  • Network innovations for 5G
  • Innovating with Baye: Can ICTs transform access to healthcare?

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WSIS Forum 2015

25-29 May 2015, ​Geneva, Switzerland

Global Symposium for Regulators 2015 (GSR-15)

​​9-11 June 2015, Libreville, Gabon

ITU International Symposium on the Digital Switchover

​17 June 2015, Geneva, Switzerland

ITU Telecom World 2015

​12-15 October 2015, Budapest, Hungary

World Radiocommunication Conference 2015

​2-27 November 2015, Geneva, Switzerland

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