The Radiocommunication Assembly (RA-19), hosted by Egypt, represented by the National Telecommunications Regulatory Authority (NTRA), was inaugurated this morning at Sharm El Sheikh International Congress Center (SHICC). This esteemed event, organized by ITU’s Radiocomunication Bureau (RB) takes place from 21 to 25 October 2019 and immediately precedes the World Radiocommunication Conference (WRC- 19), which will also be hosted by the NTRA at the same venue in the period from 28 October to 22 November.
It is worth mentioning that last March, H.E. Dr. Amr Talaat, the minister of communications and information technology, and Mr. Houlin Zaw, the ITU Secretary-General, signed an agreement to host the World Radiocommunication Conference (WRC-19) and the Radiocommunication Assembly (RA-19). These events will be attended by more than 3,000 experts and government officials, representing 160 countries worldwide, and over 80 ICT international companies and organizations.