The International Telecommunication Union (ITU) is organizing a Regional Standardization Forum for Bridging the Standardization Gap that will kindly be hosted by the Telecommunications Authority of Trinidad and Tobago (TATT) on 6 March 2017 at Hyatt Regency Trinidad, Port of Spain, Trinidad and Tobago.

The Forum will be held back-to-back with the meeting of ITU-T Study Group 3 Regional Group for Latin America and the Caribbean (SG3RG-LAC) and the meeting of ITU-T Study Group 2 Regional Group for the Americas (SG2RG-AMR), which will take place from 6 to 10 March 2017 at the same venue.     

The main objective of the event is to provide an open forum for debating and exchanging views on a number of standardization topics under discussion at ITU-T and to highlight activities related to Bridging the Standardization Gap (BSG) Programme

The forum will cover WTSA outcomes as well as standardization activities in the Americas Region with a focus on regulatory and policy aspects of ICT/Telecommunications and operational and management aspects of ICT/Telecommunications . Key themes include OTT, mobile roaming, mobile financial services, numbering, network resilience, competition policy and Significant Market Power in telecommunications.

Register today to attend the Regional Standardization Forum for Bridging the Standardization here: http://www.itu.int/online/regsys/ITU-T/misc/edrs.registration.form?_eventid=3000946

 Details can be found in TSB Circular 7:

https://www.itu.int/md/T17-TSB-CIR-0007/en