ITU Telecom World, Busan, Korea (September 25-27)

ITU Telecom World, Busan, Korea (September 25-27)

315 200 WeGO

We are delighted to invite you to one of the most prestigious global ICT events, the “ITU Telecom World 2017” which will take place in Busan, Korea from September 25th to 28th. The International Telecommunication Union (ITU), the UN agency specialized in Information and Communication Technologies, and the WeGO have the pleasure of inviting WeGO Members to the “Smart ABC” (Artificial intelligence, Banking and Cities) Event at ITU Telecom World 2017. ITU Telecom World is the global platform to accelerate ICT innovations for social, economic and industrial development, where governments and other stakeholders meet together to debate on the impacts of the latest disruptive technologies, share knowledge and case studies, and build networks for forging partnership.

WeGO invites its members to attend this event! Aside from attending the sessions, WeGO members can participate as:

1. High-level Speakers

(a) 25th of September: Mayors and high-level officials will be invited to take part in the discussion on “Smart ABC Leadership Roundtable”, where city Mayors and high-level city officials from all around the world will gather and share knowledge and experience in their smart city initiatives.

(b) 26th of September: Mayors and high-level officials will be invited to the cross-sectoral debate, where you can meet and engage in discussion with high-level representatives from the financial industry and AI experts on how to leverage digital financial services and AI technologies to enhance the smartness of urban living.

2. Exhibitors at the Smart ABC Pavilion

The Smart ABC Forum will also feature an exhibition area where WeGO members and companies can put up booths to promote their smart city solutions and technologies.

If you are interested in participating, sending high-level speakers, or doing an exhibition, please contact Senior Program Officer, Eunbyul Elena Cho via email at and 82-2-72-2937. We will be collecting responses from all our member cities and will follow up with more information soon.

For more details on Smart ABC Forum at ITU Telecom World 2017, visit

Leave a Reply