Policy statements will be delivered during the high-level policy sessions by high-ranking officials of the WSIS Stakeholder community.
Participate in building a collage of photographs from around the world demonstrating how ICTs are playing an enabling role in achieving the SDGs.
Remain updated on the WSIS Process
The Forum will be hosted by ITU and will take place at the ITU Headquarters in Geneva, Switzerland. ITU issued badges will be required to enter the ITU and CICG buildings. Additional practical information about Geneva and the ITU, and badging information is available below.
Access to ITU premises
All WSIS Forum 2018 participants shall have access to ENTER the ITU Headquarters through
the ITU Montbrillant building ONLY.
All participants will be allowed to EXIT the premises at any of the three  access points (Tower, Varembé, and Montbrillant)
On Tuesday 20 and Wednesday 21 ONLY: the “Red Door”, a special access point, will also be open, allowing for a quicker way to access the CICG venue from the ITU premises, and vice versa.
ITU Circulation Plan
ITU's headquarters in Geneva are conveniently located overlooking
the Place des Nations in the heart of the Geneva's United Nations
district. Access is easy by foot or private transport, or using
The ITU Travel Service maintains a list of hotels and residences of
different categories in and around Geneva that offer special rates to delegates
attending its conferences and meetings. The list is accompanied by booking forms.
How to get around the ITU premises, connect to Wi-Fi, ITU printers, etc. As
well as where to find a bank, post office, shops, etc.
ITU | Around ITU
For on-site participants badges issued by ITU will be required to enter the ITU and CICG buildings.
Badging will take place at registration desks located on the
ground floor reception area of the ITU
Friday 16 March
14:00 – 17:00
Sunday 18 March (Hackathon participants only)
07:00 – 12:00
Monday 19 – Friday 23 March
08:00 – 12:00 & 13:30 – 17:00
Remote participation has been designed as an integral feature of the WSIS Forum 2018,
so if you are unable to attend in person you can follow and participate remotely in
any of the sessions or catch up on the sessions you missed through the session recordings!