27th European Regional Conference of the International Telecommunications Society

The evolution of the north-south telecommunications divide: The role for Europe

Worldwide telecommunications and Internet provide the integrated infrastructure used for the global sharing of information, economic and financial transactions in an integrated World economy. This shared availability of information also plays a key role in motivating and coordinating mass social phenomena such as economic and political migrations that are currently redefining integration policies in Europe. Moreover, migrant communities often maintain their internal social links through mobile social media, the diffusion of which is adding richness and complexity to emerging European identity....more

The conference is being co-organised by ITS, the Institute for International Management Practice, Anglia Ruskin University, and the Centre for Development studies, University of Cambridge