No. 1 January 2015

Forecasting the Future

Editorial:

Exciting times ahead in 2015

Houlin Zhao, ITU Secretary‑General

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Leader Interview with Denis O’Brien:

Founder and Chairman of Digicel Group

Interviewed by Reza Jafari, Chairman and CEO of e‑Development International

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Gender equality and mainstreaming :

GEM-TECH Award winner: Spotlight on UNESCO

ITU celebrated the Gender Equality and Mainstreaming Technology (GEM-TECH) Awards 2014 in Busan, Republic of Korea, on 28 October at a Plenary Session of the ITU Plenipotentiary Conference

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Meeting with the Secretary-General:

Official Visits

During January 2015, courtesy visits were made to ITU Secretary-General Houlin Zhao by the following ministers, ambassadors to the United Nations Office and other international organizations in Geneva, and other important guests.

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Events:

ITU’s 150th Anniversary

17 May 2015 (main event), and throughout the year
Geneva, Switzerland, and around the world

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Events:

Global Symposium for Regulators 2015
(GSR-15)

9-11 June 2015 (preceded by a series of pre-events on 8 June 2015), ITU Headquarters, Geneva

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Events:

WSIS Forum 2015

25-29 May 2015
ITU Headquarters, Geneva

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Events:

ITU Council

12-22 May 2015
ITU Headquarters, Geneva

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Announcements:

Independent Management Advisory Committee (IMAC)

Call for expressions of interest

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Celebrating ITU’s 150 Years

In this issue
No.6 November | December 2015

Pathway for smart sustainable cities:

A guide for city leaders

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Meeting with the Secretary-General:

Official Visits

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