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6 Social impact initiatives take spotlight at annual ITU Telecom World Awards 2017 2018-06-14 12:21:12

 

  

 

  

 

lnnovative digital solutions with social impact came under the spotlight at the ITU Telecom World Awards 2017 prize ceremony on the closing day of leading tech event ITU Telecom World 2017 in Busan, Republic of Korea.

 

From micro-lending to a location-based shopping platform, an artificial intelligence-powered concierge robot, a digital data analytics solution and a voice recognition-based diagnost​ic system for babies, the third edition of the ITU Telecom World Awards celebrated creativity and innovation in digital solutions meeting real-world social needs.

 

Winners and finalists in several categories were presented with trophies and certificates by ITU Secretary-General Houlin Zhao in a high-profile ceremony in the presence of ministers, industry leaders, r​epresentatives of media, academia and international organizations from across the globe...  

 

Detailed News  

http://www.itnewsafrica.com/2017/10/social-impact-initiatives-take-spotlight-at-annual-itu-telecom-world-awards-2017/ 

ITU Awards 

http://telecomworld.itu.int/2017-telecomworld-event/awards/awards-2017/

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