ITU backs launch of global platform to protect telecom networks during COVID-19 crisis

Never before have telecommunication networks been so vital to our health and safety, and to keep our economy and society working, as during the COVID-19 crisis we are living through, says Houlin Zhao, Secretary-General, ITU. As a result, I have instructed my team to leverage without any delay ITU’s existing regulatory and policy-maker platform to help

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Global summit generates 35 pioneering proposals using power of artificial intelligence ‘for good’

Thirty-five innovative project proposals leveraging the power of Artificial Intelligence (AI) ‘for good’ were generated at the  2nd AI for Good Global Summit, held last week in Geneva at the headquarters of the International Telecommunication Union (ITU), the United Nations specialised agency for information and communication technology (ICT).

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Near-term opportunities to apply artificial intelligence for ‘good’ focus of Global Summit

The world’s leading minds in Artificial Intelligence (AI) and humanitarian action are convening for the three-day 2nd AI for Good Global Summit. The summit will generate AI strategies and supporting projects to accelerate progress towards the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals.

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