1st prize at Kaleidoscope 2014: Standards convergence to enable ‘5G’

Anna Zakrzewska, Sarah Ruepp and Michael S. Berger (Technical University of Denmark) claimed the 1st prize of USD 5,000 at the recent ITU Kaleidoscope conference 2014: Living in a converged world – Impossible without standards? The winning paper is titled “Towards…

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Press Release: International standards for real-time monitoring of Flight Data

Meeting in Malaysia will bring together ICT and aviation industries Geneva, 01 May 2014 – Following a call from Ahmad Shabery Cheek, Malaysian Minister for Communications and Multimedia, ITU and the Government of Malaysia will organize an Expert Dialogue on Real-time…

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12-16 May: Leading car makers to test hands-free systems to ITU standards

Mercedes, Toyota-Europe, Bosch, Renault and Volvo are among companies that will participate in an ITU event that aims to usher in a new era of trouble-free hands-free communications. While hands-free communications in cars has been available for years, performance has often been…

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Berlin event focuses on G.fast

ITU is partnering Informa Telecoms & Media to host a one-day workshop Gearing up to G.fast: Exploring the Challenges and Opportunities in Deploying G.fast, Berlin, 8 April. The event will precede Informa’s Fixed Access Network Summit (9-10 April) and will be…

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Standards to usher in autonomous networked driving

Willing to hand over your keys and entrust your car to drive you from A to B? Participants at ITU’s Future Networked Car symposium at the Geneva Motor Show declared that within the next decade some of us will be…

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The Future Networked Car drives to the Geneva Motor Show

An ITU international symposium, the ‘Future Networked Car’, will be held 5-6 March 2014 at the Geneva Motor Show. The free-of-charge, open-to-all event will host experts from the automotive and ICT fields to discuss the accelerating convergence within the two…

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