WSIS Forum 2017 will be held from 12–16 June 2017 in Geneva, Switzerland. More info.

Exhibition Inauguration

(Coffee sponsored by UAE, open to all WSIS Forum 2016 participants)

The WSIS Forum 2016 Exhibition is a multi-stakeholder event which gathers more than 20 exhibitors from Civil Society, Academia, International Organizations, Private Sector, and Government. Reflecting the WSIS Forum 2016 spirit, this event provides a platform to exhibitors from all over the world, with 15 different countries being represented throughout the entire Exhibition. While encouraging stakeholders to share global initiatives for a more effective Information Society, the Exhibition’s purpose is to stimulate interactions between developing and developed countries.

The exhibitors will display their projects and showcase concrete solutions to specific issues related to Information and knowledge societies. Several initiatives in areas ranging from e-governance; inclusive access; e-education; as well as SDGs will be displayed throughout the various stands. The main purpose of the Exhibition is to provide all WSIS Forum 2016 participants an opportunity to network and to learn and share knowledge about their WSIS related projects and activities.

The Exhibition will be launched with an Inauguration Ceremony. The Ceremony will start with the traditional ribbon cutting procedure. The ribbon cutting will be followed by a tour of the entire Exhibition space.

For more information, please visit the following link: 

Session 200
  • Tuesday, 08:20 – 08:50
  • Lobby Area, CICG
  • Exhibition Inauguration

WSIS Forum 2016 | WSIS Action Lines: Supporting the Implementation of SDGs
2–6 May 2016, International Telecommunication Union (ITU), Place des Nations, 1211 Geneva, Switzerland