ITU, UNESCO, UNCTAD and UNDP welcome all WSIS Stakeholders to the WSIS Forum 2012 website. WSIS Forum 2012 will be held from 14th to 18th May 2012 and will provide structured opportunities to network, learn and to participate in multi-stakeholder discussions and consultations on WSIS implementation. This event builds upon the tradition of annual WSIS May meetings, and its new format is the result of open consultations with all WSIS Stakeholders.
The 2012 WSIS Forum will be hosted by ITU and will take place at the Conference Centre of the International Labour Organization (ILO). Remote Participation will be an integral component of the Forum details on both onsite and remote participation will be available soon. Onsite participants can network with each other using the imeetyouatWSISForum social networking platform.
ITU, UNESCO, UNCTAD and UNDP are pleased to invite you to the WSIS Forum 2012, which the ITU will host in Geneva (Switzerland) from 14 to 18 May 2012. The Invitation Letter is available here.
Registration to the 2012 WSIS Forum was opened on 16 January 2012. In order to register please use the Online Registration System. Register here.
The Open Consultation Process on the Thematic Aspects and Innovations on the Format aims at ensuring the participatory and inclusive spirit of the WSIS Forum 2012, by actively engaging governments, civil society, the private sector and intergovernmental organizations in the preparatory process. Read More
WSIS Forum 2011 was held from 16- 20 May 2011 in Geneva, Switzerland. The Draft Outcome Document is a compilation of reports submitted by all session organizers. View Document
WSIS Forum 2013 will be held from 13 to 17 May 2013. www.wsis.org/forum.
This booklet captures the emerging trends in the 11 WSIS Action lines, both in terms of policy and technology, discussed by stakeholders during WSIS Forum 2012. The trends identified during the WSIS Forum 2012, provide all the WSIS stakeholders with guidance and a vision for the way beyond 2015, WSIS+10, related activities. View Booklet.
The draft agenda for WSIS Forum 2011 is now available, please note that the draft agenda will be regularly updated.Available Here.
Practical information for WSIS Forum 2012, including accomodation information, venue information, and visa information is available here.
imeetyouatWSISForum provides all registered onsite participants of the WSIS Forum 2012 with an online social networking community experience. More Information
Building on the success of remote participation facilities initiated at WSIS Forum 2011, the organizers are working towards integrating the most user friendly and widely used tools for encouraging remote participation at WSIS Forum 2012. More Information