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World Summit on the Information Society Forum 2012

The World Summit on the Information Society (WSIS) Forum 2012 will be jointly organized by UNESCO, ITU, UNCTAD and UNDP in Geneva, Switzerland, from 14 to 18 May 2012. The Forum provides structured opportunities to network, learn and participate in multi-stakeholder discussions and consultations on WSIS implementation.

The World Summit on the Information Society (WSIS) Forum 2012 will be jointly organized by UNESCO, ITU, UNCTAD and UNDP in Geneva, Switzerland, from 14 to 18 May 2012. The Forum provides structured opportunities to network, learn and participate in multi-stakeholder discussions and consultations on WSIS implementation.

The event built upon the tradition of annual WSIS May meetings, and its new format is the result of open consultations with all WSIS stakeholders.

Details

Type of Event Category 4- International Congress
Start  14.05.2012 09:00 local time
End  18.05.2012 18:00 local time
Focal point Wachholz, Cedric
Organizer  UNESCO, ITU, UNCTAD and UNDP
Contact  Cédric Wachholz and Mika Yamanaka
Country  Switzerland
City  Geneva
Venue  International Telecommunication Union (ITU) (To Be Confirmed)
Street  Place des Nations
Language of Event English, French
Estimated number of participants 1500
Official Website Official Web Site: WSIS Forum 2012
Link 1 UNESCO and WSIS 
Last Updated ( 2012-05-16 )