Media Advisory: Global ICT Capacity Building Symposium, Nairobi
Building human ICT capacity to accelerate progress towards the SDGs
Geneva, 24 August 2016: Local and international journalists are invited to submit their credentials for official media accreditation for ITU’s upcoming Global ICT Capacity Building Symposium (CBS-2016), which will take place in Nairobi, Kenya, from 6 to 8 September 2016.
The symposium is organized by ITU, the UN specialized agency for information and communication technologies (ICTs) and hosted by the Government of Kenya under the theme “Embracing Capacity Building Opportunities in the Digital Era”. It brings together thought leaders from all over the world including government ministers, Directors-General of regulatory authorities, heads of UN organizations, CEOs of private sector companies, representatives from universities and research institutions, human capacity building executives and other experts in ICT capacity building.
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