September 19, 2021

2021 Annual Fall Meeting of the Broadband Commission

| Virtual

About the Meeting

This year’s Broadband Commission Annual Fall Meeting 2021 is entitled, “People-centred Approaches to Universal Broadband.” At the meeting Commissioners will discuss the road ahead in digital cooperation, examining role of strong partnerships, new business models, frontier technologies and collaborative policy and financing approaches in making it worth the risk to unleash the power of connectivity for all and accelerate investments in the digital transformation process for the new normal.

Plenary Agenda

  • Welcome: Opening remarks by the Co-Chairs of the Commission
  • Special Session: Championing Digital Cooperation – The Roadmap in Action
  • Session 2: Unleashing the Power of Connectivity and Beyond
  • Session 3: Pushing forward People-Centred Approaches for Universal Connectivity
  • Closing: Concluding remarks

Words from Our Chairs

Special Remarks

"We need to address the challenges of bridging the digital divide; we can do better"

The President of the UN General Assembly, Abdulla Shahid