Riyadh - Sharikat Mubasher: A Saudi high-end delegation of 20 entities from the public and private sectors participates in the World Radiocommunication Conference 2023 (WRC-23) that convenes from 20 November to 15 December in Dubai.
The delegation is headed by Mohammed Altamimi, Governor of the Saudi Communications, Space, and Technology Commission (CST), the Saudi Press Agency (SPA) reported.
On the sidelines of the opening session, Altamimi held several bilateral meetings with his counterparts in regulatory entities, in addition to the CEOs and heads of other delegations comprising private companies working in communications, space, and technology fields.
Through participating in the conference, the Kingdom aims to reinforce its aspirations to enable several technologies and keep pace with the growing Internet of Things (IoT), WiFi 6G, device-to-device (D2D) communication, mega-constellations, in addition to space sustainability.
WRC-23 is organized by the Telecommunications and Digital Government Regulatory Authority (TDRA) at the Dubai World Trade Center.
It gathers national government authorities and telecommunication regulatory entities together with representatives of key radiocommunications users and providers, for crucial policy and technical regulatory discussions at the global level.
The conference aims to review and revise the radio regulations, the international treaty governing the use of the radio-frequency spectrum, and the geostationary-satellite and non-geostationary-satellite orbits.