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

  • "The kids grow up with computers. Maybe the teacher didn't. They need the confidence. They need the training."

    John Davies, Vice President, Intel World Ahead Program
    Intel Corporation

  • "ARPU could be as low as a dollar come 202 in the developed western world."

    Peter Mercieca, Partner, Technology Media & Telecommunications

  • "If you think education is expensive, try ignorance."

    Tim Unwin, Secretary General
    Commonwealth Telecommunications Organisation

  • "The real answer for telcos is not to combat but to work with the OTT organisations as partners."

    Peter Mercieca, Partner, Technology Media & Telecommunications

  • "The desktop internet meant the web, a web browser, web pages, web search; mobile internet means webs, apps, location, voice, prediction and other things that have not been devised yet."

    Benedict Evans, Strategy Consultant
    Enders Analysis


2013 Partners and sponsors