Middle East and North Africa Telecommunications and Media Forum
Tuesday 23 and Wednesday 24 March 2021
Time: 1100 AST / 0900 CET / 1000 EET / 1200 GST
Duration: 3 hours each day
Accelerating digital transformation in the Middle East & North Africa: building the regulatory/policy skillsets so that everyone benefits as we emerge from the pandemic
Discussions will focus on telecom issues and audiovisual content. Each day will start with regulators sharing their experiences of adapting to significant change in response to convergence and digitisation, as well as tackling all their existing responsibilities. Industry will then join the conversation to share their practical experiences and priorities for the region.
IIC Singapore Chapter Webinar
25 February 2021
1400 SGT / 0600 GMT
Duration: 1.5 hrs
Artificial Intelligence Standards and Trade in ASEAN
Join the panel of experts representing government, industry and academia to discuss the opportunities, challenges and future for AI in digital trade in ASEAN.
jointly organised and supported by TRPC, the International Institute of Communications (IIC), and the Royal Melbourne Institute of Technology (RMIT).
IIC Italy Chapter Webinar
26 February 2021
1400 CET / 1300 GMT
Duration: 2 hrs
Investments Promotion and competition enhancement in the EECC
The webinar debate aims to shed some light on some crucial issues releted to market and regulatory incentives set by the EECC co-investment provision, the effectiveness and efficiency of the (new) balance between competition sefaguards and investment incentives, and the conceptual relationship between co-inevstment arrangements and the ladder of investment.
IIC Australia Chapter
1 March 2021
0900 – 1130 AEST
Telstra Customer Insight Centre – Sydney
Unpacking the Media Reform Green Paper
Registration is now open for IIC Australia’s Chapter’s in-person event where panellists will unpack the proposals and direction of the recently released Media Reform Green Paper.
Find out more and register
IIC UK Chapter Webinar
11 March 2021
1500 GMT / 1600 CET
Duration: 2 hrs
From rules-setting to principles-based regulation: what are the challenges and opportunities?
Panellists will discuss the evolution of the regulatory model, from traditional rule-setting towards principles-based regulation.
Find out more
IIC/BEREC Telecommunications & Media Forum 2021 (online)
26 – 27 May 2021
Strengthening Europe’s digital communications capability, resilience and inclusivity
Bringing together statutory national regulators and industry in a collegiate, neutral setting to debate policy issues in this joint online conference.
|Regulation in times of pandemic and lessons for the future: African responses – East Africa
Written report of the third in the Africa Series of webinars which took place on 19 January.
Read the report here
IIC Future Leaders’ Competition 2021
Find out about this year’s competition including the topic, the judging panel, key dates and our generous sponsors.
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