Network of Excellence in Internet Science

[External Event] Seventh ITU Symposium on ICTs, the Environment and Climate Change

When: 29-31 May, 2012

Where: Headquarters of International Civil Aviation Organization (ICAO), Montreal, Canada.

Why: Top-level delegates will identify possible goals, commitments and modalities of ICT sector commitments to be developed in the process leading up to the 2012 ITU *World Telecommunication Standardization Assembly (WTSA-12)* and United Nations Conference on Sustainable Development (UNCSD 2012 or Rio+20).

Public-private partnership will be emphasized, as will the need for cooperation and collaboration between the environmental and ICT arms of national and regional administrations.

Who: Leading specialists from the ICT and environmental protection fields; from top policy-makers to engineers, designers, planners, government officials, regulators and standards experts.

For more information, please contact toby.johnson@itu.int or visit the event webpage: http://www.itu.int/net/pressoffice/press_releases/2012/Advisory-06.aspx