ITU Telecom World is the global platform for high-level debate, networking, innovation-showcasing and knowledge-sharing across the ICT community.

It brings together public and private sectors, emerging markets and industry investors to explore the current massive disruption of the ICT sector and its implications for the future.

  • Navigate industry disruption.
  • Discover intelligent solutions.
  • Build sustainable partnerships.
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World 2014

Radical change continues to transform the entire ICT Industry, ecosystem and our world. ITU Telecom World 2014 in Doha, Qatar is a unique opportunity to explore the new realities of the industry and examine how future scenarios could impact our businesses and lives.

Unique features:

  • Influential audience bringing together public and private sectors
  • Insight and understanding of the evolving ICT ecosystem
  • World-class debates on  technology, policy and strategy
  • Showcasing global innovation  and investment opportunities
  • Unparalleled exposure to emerging markets
  • Face-to-face networking at the highest level

The Outcomes Reports


The future of ICTs according to the experts

The Outcomes from ITU Telecom World 2013 and ITU Telecom World 2012.

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2013 highlights

  • "It's about time regulators also started thinking about more efficient assignment of spectrum."

    Bob Horton, Board Member
    NICTA, Papua New Guinea

  • "Education for all only can be realized if you have Internet for all."

    Ahmad Shabery Cheek, Minister
    Ministry of Communications and Multimedia, Malaysia

  • "Speed or bandwidth in context of broadband is no longer a helpful model for thinking about this product or service."

    Martin Geddes, Founder
    Martin Geddes Consulting

  • "The potential of APT700 megahertz is in excess of 2 billion people."

    Mike Wright, Executive Director
    Networks & Access Technologies, Telstra

  • "The core theory of IT is about achieving an end, it's not about IT for the sake of IT. It's the same for apps."

    Peter Mercieca, Partner, Technology Media & Telecommunications


2013 Partners and sponsors