ITU Regional Workshop on the Internet of Things (IoT) and Future Networks

22.06.2017 #events #ITU

ITU Regional Workshop on the Internet of Things (IoT) and Future Networks was held in Saint Petersburg, Russia on June, 19-20. The Workshop was addressed to representatives of ministries, regulators, telecom operators, universities, telecommunication equipment manufacturers, software developers and other interested stakeholders of the ITU Member States, Sector Members and Associates from CIS and Georgia.

This Workshop was aimed at sharing experiences in the field of the Internet of Things development. The following questions were raised during the meetings: 

  • International standardization of the Internet of Things (IoT);
  • Perspectives of implementing IoT technologies in telecom networks in the CIS region;
  • Future telecom networks development in the region;
  • International standardization of the technologies of the future networks and its applications;

Deputy Director on Research and Development of JSV "Giprosvjaz" Vladimir Ivashko took part in the Workshop with the report "Buildings intellectualization as one of the ways to reduce their operation costs".

The meeting of the Board of the Ministry of Communications and Informatization

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To the attention of certificate holders, applicants for the certification and those, who accept declarations

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Preparation and testing at EMC Laboratory

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Changes in the Rules for the telecommunication services provision

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