2018 Forum programme


Deputy Director, Radiocommunication Bureau, ITU
International Telecommunication Union
United Nations

  • Forum Session
  • Leapfrogging to 5G?
  • Room 22
  • Monday, September 10, 2018, 9:30 AM - 10:30 AM
  • Moderator

Mr. Mario Maniewicz is the Deputy-Director of the International Telecommunication Union’s Radiocommunication Bureau, whichplays a vital role in the global management of the radio-frequency spectrum and satellite orbits. Among his various duties related to that position, he was responsible for the overall organization and running of the recently held World Radiocommunication Conference 2015 (WRC-15).

Mr. Maniewicz has been with the ITU for almost 30 years, where he has held various positions of responsibility at ITU headquarters as well as in the Regional Offices in Peru, Chile and Brazil, leading activities towards fostering global telecommunications development.