ITU Expert Group on the International Telecommunication Regulations – 1st Meeting

9 Feb 2017 - 10 Feb 2017

Geneva, Switzerland

The first meeting of the ITU Expert Group on the International Telecommunication Regulations (EG-ITRs) will be held on 9-10 February 2017, at the ITU Headquarters, in Geneva, Switzerland. The meeting is open to UTU member states and sector members.

The EG-ITRs was established on the basis of the ITU Council Resolution 1379, adopted at the 2016 session of the Council. Open to all ITU member states and sector members, the group is tasked with reviewing the 2012 ITRs, taking into account news trends in telecommnications and information and communications technologies, emerging issues and obstacles that may arise from the implementation of the 2012 ITRs and WCIT-12 Resolutions and Recommendations. 

The group is expected to present a progress report to the ITU Council 2017, and a final report to Council 2018 for examination and submission to the 2018 Plenipotentiary Conference.

For more iformation, visit the event webpage.