The 2021 edition of the International Telecommunication Union (ITU) Telecom World will take place physically from September until 31 December online. The event is being hosted under the auspices of the government of Viet Nam.
The event will bring together policymakers, government officials, regulators, the corporate sector, NGOs, the tech sector, and small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) to exhibit innovative solutions, network, share knowledge and debate with experts.
ITU Digital World 2021 will look at three important aspects of digital transformation: infrastructure, policy and accelerators. Over a period of three months from September to November 2021, experts from public and private sectors will meet regularly online to explore topics related to:
- Infrastructure essential to digital transformation
- Funding and facilitating of digital transformation through policy discussions with ministers, heads of regulators and tech sector leaders
- Key factors accelerating digital transformation, including AI, cybersecurity, digital skills and sustainability.
In September four forum debates will take place, in October three ministerial roundtables will convene and in Decembar another four forum debates are expected.
For more information, please visit the event webpage.