ITU Telecom World 2006 was a large-scale convention and exhibition hosted by Hong Kong, on 4 December-8 December, 2006 at the AsiaWorld-Expo in Hong Kong. The 2006 ITU Telecom World convention was the first time the exhibition is held outside Geneva.
ITU Telecom World is the most important event of the International Telecommunications Union (ITU) for worldwide telecom industry and it is held every 3 to 4 years. Since its first hosting in 1971 in Geneva, Switzerland, it had never been held elsewhere.
To match up this exhibition, the convention invited Television Broadcasts Limited (TVB) to be a "Host City Special Media Partner". TVB recorded the speakers in the forum and broadcasted the footage as part of the television programme "ITU Telecom World 2006". TVB Jade and TVB Pearl provided a live feed during the exhibition.
Countdown to ITU Telecom World 2006: with the preparations for ITU Telecom World 2006 already well underway, Fernando Lagrana, executive manager of ITU Telecom, fills us in on what to expect at the event plus the names, faces and the issues that will dominate the agenda.(ITU Preview: ITU Interview)(Interview)
Oct 01, 2006; Telecom Asia: There are just three months to go until the start of the WORLD event--how are the preparations going? Fernando...