The community of SMEs at ITU is growing, bringing new ideas and innovative solutions.

SMEs can join as members of the ITU to work together with 193 ITU Member States and about 900 companies, universities, and international and regional organizations. Opportunities are available to partner with recognized global business players and network with over 20,000 leaders and experts in telecommunications, satellites, broadcasting, computing and more

By engaging SMEs in international standards development and working towards interoperability of new tech solutions, ITU is supporting SMEs in their work to form new partnerships, achieve scale and reach global markets.

ITU provides the platform for SMEs to enhance digital skills and entrepreneurship skills to make tech solutions viable.

At ITU, SMEs are an important, growing part of the community, with Resolution 209 passed at the last Plenipotentiary Conference in Dubai, 2018 encouraging their involvement in the work of the Union.


Upcoming Highlighted activities and events. Master Classes: Find out more and register here


The ITU Smart Incubator. The ITU Smart Incubator supports technology-oriented entrepreneurs and start-ups in their early development stages. As small businesses innovate in fields such as AI, blockchain and IoT, the incubator will connect these businesses with new partners in the ITU community to test new solutions, drive their development and help these businesses to grow. Learn more and join here


The Digital Transformation Centres, a global network of centres set up by ITU and Cisco, trains people in basic and intermediate digital skills that will enable them to participate in the digital economy. In response to the COVID-19 crisis, their trainers will conduct remote learning sessions. Find out more here


The community of SMEs is growing. Be part of this innovative network. Participate and engage in ITU Activities. 


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