ITU Telecom World 2014
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
"The first value is to feel the atmosphere, as a lot of policy makers are gathered here, to see how it evolves, what the questions are, what they want from us, whether they have feedback"
– Gabrielle Gauthey, Executive VP
"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
"The good thing about events like this is that the right policy makers are all joined in a place like this so you can discuss and debate and enervate .. to get things done."
– Samer Halawi, CEO
Thuraya Telecommunications Company