Etisalat Nigeria Set to Sponsor ITU Telecoms World 2013 in Bangkok


In line with its reputation as Nigeria‘s most innovative telecommunications company, Etisalat has announced its sponsorship of this year’s annual convergence of the global information and communication technology (ICT) community, tagged International Telecommunications Union (ITU) Telecoms World, scheduled to hold between 19th and 22nd November, 2013 in Bangkok, Thailand.

Speaking on the sponsorship, Director, Government and Regulatory Affairs, Etisalat Nigeria, Ibrahim Dikko, said Etisalat’s participation at this summit is aimed at showcasing the company’s  innovative products and services as well as its achievements in just five years of operations.

“Etisalat is a success story of investment in Nigeria and we take this invitation from the NCC to participate at this year’s ITU summit as a recognition of the role the brand has played in the industry since our launch in 2008. Etisalat’s sponsorship of this event also underlines the company’s  interest in the development of the ICT industry as well as improving relationships with Stakeholders in the telecommunications industry,” he said.

ITU Telecom World 2013 will bring together a uniquely comprehensive audience of public and private sector players at the highest level. Heads of State, Government Ministers, Policy Makers and Regulators will meet with industry CEOs from operators, service providers and content developers for a high-level debate, innovation showcasing and networking.

Originally founded as the International Telegraph Union, The International Telecommunication Union (ITU), is a specialized agency of the United Nations that is responsible for issues that concern information and communication technologies. The ITU coordinates the shared global use of the radio spectrum, promotes international cooperation in assigning satellite orbits, works to improve telecommunication infrastructure in the developing world, and assists in the development and coordination of worldwide technical standards


Posted on November 18, 2013, in Mobile & Telecoms and tagged , , , , , , , . Bookmark the permalink. 2 Comments.

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