GROW YOUR VISIBILITY. YOUR NETWORK. AND YOUR BUSINESS.
At ITU Telecom World, we understand that SME success is key to ICT industry growth and socio-economic development throughout the world. That’s why we’re working to help tech SMEs scale up their business activities and global impact – as a key part of our international platform of ICT public and private sector leaders.
Who’s it for?
Our platform provides support, visibility, investment and networking potential to tech SMEs from around the world looking to take their solutions or products to the next level.
- High-growth SMEs with solutions in the market and ready to expand
- ICT-specific products or services; or ICT-dependent business model
- Solutions or products with real social impact
- Focus on enablers such as broadband connectivity, IoT, AI, 5G
- Vertical sectors including smart cities, education, healthcare, finance, entertainment and media
- Valuable international exposure
- Connect to curated audience of buyers and investors
- Access leading academics, coaches and business mentors
- Peer networking in InnovationSpace
- Structured matchmaking activities
- Share best practices, solutions and ideas
- Expert insight and understanding of critical ICT issues
- Gain recognition by entering the ITU Telecom World Awards
- Visibility through onsite showcases and pitching sessions
- Invitation for your SME CEO to network in the LeaderSpace Lounge
Showcase your business, its technology and solutions. Network with peers, mentors, potential partners and investors. Debate key topics, engage with government and big industry, develop skills to manage innovation and startup growth in our InnovationSpace forum sessions, workshops and masterclasses.
Focus on the business attributes that matter in our expert-led masterclasses providing practical and inspirational guidance on capacity-building, skills, product development, funding and investment.
ITU Telecom World Awards
Promote your SME to a wide audience of event participants, including the expert jury of investors, deal-makers and analysts who select the Global SME Award winners.
Networking & matchmaking
Network with our ITU Telecom World audience to unlock partnership potential, make connections and close dealswith informal social functions, our structured SME matchmaking platform, networking spaces, bilaterals and demos in the InnovationSpace.
Join panel debates and dialogues bringing together leaders from government and industry with SMEs from around the world to explore the impact and opportunities of smart digital transformation.