FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS

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  • Where can I find more information on Doha?

  • Where can I find visa information?

  • How can I enquire about / book accommodation in Doha?

    • Clients may book accommodation through the travel agency of their choice, or online.  Contact details of the official travel agency will be available on our website soon at http://telecomworld.itu.int/doha/.

  • Where can I find photos of the Qatar National Convention Centre venue?

  • What is the address of the Qatar National Convention Center venue?

  • Where can I view the Event Calendar?

  • When will registration open?

  • Where can I find access pass details and costs?

    • Access passes options are for the entire event duration, or one-day only.  There is also an option to visit the showfloor only. Costs and further details of each pass category will be available in August at http://telecomworld.itu.int/take-part/attend/

      Partners, showfloor participants, sponsors and invited guests are entitled to a free quota of access passes.

  • What networking opportunities are available?

    • Networking is a fundamental element of World 2014. Events, spaces and online tools have been designed to facilitate networking at the highest level throughout the ICT ecosystem. For more information on the full programme of networking activities and opportunities, please see http://telecomworld.itu.int/world-2014/networking/

  • May I choose the freight handling agent of my choice?

    • You may choose the freight handling agent of your choice for forwarding goods to the doors of the venue. As soon as your freight arrives at the loading doors of the venue it will be handled by the official onsite freight handling agent.  Details will be included in the Online Technical Manual available in August.

  • What are the hall specifications?

  • Where can I find the design / construction regulations?

  • Where can I obtain estimates for goods / services for my stand?

    • For venue exclusive services

      • Power supply
      • F&B / Catering
      • Information & Technology
      • Rigging
      • Utilities
      • Health & Safety
      • Security
      • Cleaning & Rubbish Disposal
      • Contact details:
        Tel:           + 974 4470 7036
        Fax:          + 974 4470 7001
        email :   akali@qatarconvention.com
        website :  www.qatarconvention.com
        Contact:   Akbar Ali – Event Planning manager

      Order forms will be included in the Online Technical Manual available in August.

      For non-exclusive services + standbuilders

      You may choose the standbuilder of your choice, or contact the official Event Contractor (to be appointed in July).  In the meantime, searching on the web can lead you to standbuilders in Qatar and the region who could propose designs and quotes based on your requirement and budget.

  • How can I order goods and services for my stand (eg furniture, catering, technical services etc)?

    • The website address and code to access the Online Technical Manual will be sent to focal points of confirmed showfloor participants in August 2014.

  • Where can I find a list of stand builders in Doha?

    • You may choose the standbuilder of your choice, or contact the official Event Contractor (to be appointed in July).  In the meantime, searching on the web can lead you to standbuilders in Qatar and the region who could propose designs and quotes based on your requirement and budget.

  • Where can I view the floor plan?

  • What is included in the showfloor rental fee?

    • Showfloor packages include not only your company’s showfloor rental space, but also a number of services that add value in direct relation to your package option.

      Examples:

      • National pavilions:
        Exclusive Investment Workshop
        Exclusive Ministerial filmed interview
        Media coverage
        Prime onsite and online branding visibility
      • All packages include:
        Complimentary access passes
        Free company profile on the event website
        Free company profile in the event digital app
        Engagement via social media sites

      Contact participate.telecom@itu.int for further details.

  • What are the showfloor and sponsorship fees?

  • What are the sponsorship opportunities?

  • How can my company participate on the showfloor?

    • Many opportunities exist for global and regional visibility including sponsorships, national and thematic pavilions, industry stands and meetings rooms.

      Learn more on our value propositions on the showfloor http://telecomworld.itu.int/take-part/ and at http://telecomworld.itu.int/world-2014/

      Contact us to discuss your company objectives and learn how they can be achieved through the ITU Telecom World 2014 high-level global ICT platform.

  • Is there an Event Brochure?

  • What is the expected attendance and audience profile?

    • ITU Telecom World events bring together a uniquely comprehensive audience of public and private sector players.  Heads of State and Government from established and developing nations, ministers, policy makers and regulators meet industry CEOs from operators, vendors, service providers and content developers.  See event demographics from our 2013 Bangkok Event at http://telecomworld.itu.int/about/audience
  • How do ITU Telecom World events differ from other ICT events?

    • As the leading UN agency for ICTs, ITU has the unique power to bring together an influential audience of public and private sectors from developed and emerging markets and from across the entire ICT ecosystem. ITU Telecom World offers insight and understanding of the evolving ICT industry, world-class debates on technology, policy and strategy and face to face networking at the highest level. Unparalleled exposure to emerging markets, showcasing global innovation and investment opportunities ensures World 2014 will generate action and deliver tangible results like no other comparable industry event.
  • What is ITU Telecom World 2014 and why should my company participate?

    • ITU Telecom World 2014 is the world's leading ICT industry gathering for both public and private sectors, developed and emerging markets. It brings together senior level decision-makers from across the entire ICT value chain to discuss and debate policies, strategies, models and markets. It provides a unique opportunity to access and connect with this powerful global ICT community through a series of business networking, exhibition, branding and thought leadership platforms to meet your commercial objectives.
  • What is the theme?

    • The event theme is ‘Confronting the Future’. Find out more at http://telecomworld.itu.int/world-2014/forum/
  • When and where will ITU Telecom World 2014 take place?

    • 7 to 10 December 2014 Qatar National Convention Centre Doha, Qatar