ITU Telecom World

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.
  • Ministers of ICT, Finance, any related sector
  • Regulators
  • Operators, vendors, service providers
  • Innovators, digital   thinkers, Consultants
  • Academia
  • Media
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ITU Telecom World 2014

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The best of the ITU Telecom World day. Every day.

Expert insight on the topics that matter. Opinions from across the industry and around the world.Highlights from the showfloor, quotes, pictures and stories. All in one place.

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Recap: Connecting the Unconnected: ITU's Telecom World 2014 #ITUWorld

"I must commend the Nigeria’s leadership in ICT." - Dr Hamadoun Toure #ITUWorld #doha2014

“Indeed, it (Nigeria) is the gateway to Africa, having become the leading investment destination for ICT" - Dr Hamadoun Toure #ITUWorld

"For five successive years, Nigeria led the global chart as the fastest-growing ICT sector" - Dr Hamadoun Toure #ITUWorld #doha2014


What people said

  • "It is about inspiration, it is about great networking, it is a great audience to have a top down impact to change the world in a better way, to improve humanity."

    Yuri van Geest, Managing Director
    Singularity University Summit Europe

  • "This was basically the best conversation on telecom in the world, andshould be the focus of the whole telecom sector around the world for these four days. Its outcome will be very important to reshape the future."

    Waleed al Sayed, Chief Operating Officer

  • "At Telecom World, you will find many ministers, vice ministers, permanent secretaries, these are decision makers for their countries, and we get a chance to meet with them, talk with them about their plans and share with them best practice, and very often there will be decisions made here that are then implemented later in the country. "

    John Davies, Vice President and General Manager, World Ahead Program

  • "It is a one stop shop for all players, it is an all-inclusive framework that facilitates our move towards our desired goal of achieving global connectivity"

    Fred Matiangi, Minister of Information
    Communication and Technology, Kenya

  • "For me this event is a school, a big school and with big teachers. After attending some of the sessions I have got all the answers to my questions, I am just going back to implement them."

    Prof. Makame M. MbarawaProf. Makame M. Mbarawa, Minister of Communications
    Science and Technology, Tanzania


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