Regional Preparatory Meetings

Regional preparatory meetings are organized by the regional telecommunication organizations in coordination with ITU.​​

AFRICA

  • ATU – 3rd and final African Preparatory meeting for WTSA-24
    12 – 16 August 2024 (planned, to be confirmed)

    Past Meetings
  • ATU – 2nd ATU Preparatory meeting for WTSA-24 and 1st Preparatory meeting for WTDC-25
    5 – 9 February 2024, Nairobi, Kenya
  • ATU – 2nd Meeting of the Working Groups 1 and 2 to consider
    Member States contributions to WTSA-24 preparations
    4 September 2023 (online meeting – postponed)
  • ATU – Plenary session of WTSA-24 preparatory meeting to
    consider TSAG outcomes and way forward
    29 June 2023 (postponed to a later date)
  • ATU – 1st Meeting of the Working Groups 1 and 2 of WTSA-24
    to prepare input to TSAG meeting
    4 May 2023 (online meeting)
  • ATU – Consultative online meeting for WTSA-24 preparations
    15 March 2023 (online meeting)

AMERICAS

  • CITEL – 4th Preparatory WGCONF Meeting during the 45th Meeting of PCC.I
    19 – 23 August 2024, João Pessoa, Brazil
  • CITEL – Meeting of the WGCONF during WTSA-24
    15 – 24 October 2024 (New Delhi, India)

    Past Meetings
  • CITEL – 3rd Preparatory WGCONF Meeting during the 44th Meeting of PCC.I
    20 – 24 May 2024, Panama City, Panama
  • CITEL – 3rd Interim e-meeting (Standardization Issues)
    Preparation of CITEL for WTSA-24 – WGCONF
    11 April 2024
  • CITEL – 2nd Interim e-meetings (Working Methods)
    Preparation of CITEL for WTSA-24 – WGCONF
    20 March 2024
  • CITEL – 1st Interim e-meetings (Work Programme) – Preparation of CITEL for WTSA-24 – WGCONF
    21 February 2024
  • CITEL – 2nd Preparatory Meeting during the 43rd Meeting of PCC.I
    2 – 6 October 2023, Asuncion, Paraguay
  • CITEL – 1st Interim Meeting: Working Group for the Preparation and Follow-up of WTSA, WCIT and WTDC (WGCONF)
    23 August 2023 (online meeting)
  • CITEL – 1st Preparatory Meeting during the 42nd Meeting of PCC.I
    24 – 28 April 2023, Punta Cana, Dominican Republic (hybrid meeting)

ARAB STATES

  • League of Arab States – Arab Team for Standardization Affairs (ASTeam)
    25 July 2024 (planned, tbc)

    Past Meetings
  • League of Arab States – Arab Team for Standardization Affairs (ASTeam)
    19 September 2023 (online meeting)
  • League of Arab States – Arab Team for Standardization Affairs (ASTeam)
    19 September 2023 (online meeting)
  • League of Arab States – Arab States Pre-meeting for WTSA-24
    7 August 2023 (online meeting)

ASIA AND THE PACIFIC

  • APT – Interim Meeting of Working Group 3 (Regulatory/Policy and Standardization related Issues) of APT WTSA-24
    27 – 29 May 2024 (virtual meeting)
  • APT – 4th Meeting of APT Preparatory Group for WTSA-24 (APT WTSA24-4) 25 – 28 June 2024, Adelaide, Australia (hybrid meeting)
  • APT – 5th Meeting of APT Preparatory Group for WTSA-24 (APT WTSA-24-5) 19 – 23 August 2024, Bangkok, Thailand

    Past Meetings
  • 36th APT Standardization Program Forum (ASTAP-36)
    20 – 24 May 2024, Bangkok, Thailand (Hybrid meeting)
  • APT – 3rd Meeting of APT Preparatory Group for WTSA-24 (APT WTSA24-3) 30 April – 2 May 2024, Siem Reap, Cambodia (hybrid meeting)
  • APT – 2nd Meeting of APT Preparatory Group for WTSA-24 (APT WTSA24-2) 5 – 6 February 2024 (virtual meeting)
  • APT – 1st Meeting of APT Preparatory Group for WTSA-24 (APT WTSA24-1) 21 April 2023, Bangkok, Thailand (hybrid meeting)
    Preceded by the 35th APT Standardization Program Forum (ASTAP-35) 17 – 20 April 2023, Bangkok, Thailand (hybrid meeting)

CIS

  • RCC Commission for Coordination of International Cooperation and the Working Group on the Work with ITU
    May 2024 (planned, exact dates and location to be confirmed)
  • RCC Commission for Coordination of International Cooperation and the Working Group on the Work with ITU
    August 2024 (planned, exact dates and location to be confirmed)

    Past Meetings
  • RCC – 46th/46th joint-meeting of the RCC Commission for Coordination of International Cooperation (CIC) and the ITU Working Group
    26 March 2024, Astana, Kazakhstan (planned),
    organized back-to-back with the ITU RDF for the CIS Region
    26 – 27 March 2024, Astana, Kazakhstan
  • RCC – 45th meeting of the RCC ITU Working Group
    25 December 2023
  • RCC – Meeting of the Commission on the Coordination of International Cooperation 30 August 2023, Issyk-Kul, Kyrgyzstan
  • RCC – Meeting of the Working Group on Cooperation with ITU
    28 – 29 August 2023, Issyk-Kul, Kyrgyzstan

EUROPE

  • CEPT – PT ITU-T meeting
    23 July 2024 (virtual meeting, to be confirmed)
  • CEPT – Com-ITU meetings
    3 – 5 September 2024 (hybrid meeting, Sofia, Bulgaria)

    Past Meetings
  • CEPT – Com-ITU meetings
    7 – 9 May 2024 (hybrid meeting, Gdansk, Poland)
  • CEPT – Com-ITU meetings
    19 – 20 March 2024 (online meeting)
  • CEPT – Com-ITU meeting (CWGs and TSAG coordination meeting)
    17 January 2024 (online meeting)
  • CEPT – PT-ITU meeting
    27 November 2023 (online meeting)
  • CEPT – Com-ITU meetings
    6 – 8 September 2023 (online meeting)
  • CEPT – Com-ITU meetings
    24 – 26 May 2023, Timisoara, Romania (hybrid meeting)
  • CEPT – PT ITU-T meeting
    25 May 2023, Timisoara, Romania (hybrid meeting)
  • CEPT – PT ITU-T interim meeting on
    WTSA-24 issues
    25 April 2023 (online meeting)
  • CEPT – Com-ITU and projects teams
    6 – 7 March 2023 (online meetings)