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Council Working Groups and Expert Group

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The first 2020 cluster of Council Working Groups and Expert Groups will be held from 3 February to 14 February 2020
Details are shown in the table below.
The overall calendar of events from the General Secretariat can be seen 
here and the ITU events' calendar page here.
The invitation letter for​ the next Cluster of CWGs/Expert Groups is now published as Circular Letter CL-19/49.
Online registration is​ now open​
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​​​Mo​nday
​​3 Feb. 2020​​
​0930-1230 &​​
1430-1730 hours
​Tuesday
4 Feb. 2020
​0930-1230 &
1430-1730 hours
​Wednesday
5 Feb. 2020
0930-1230 &
1430-1730 hours
​Thursday
6 Feb. 2020
0930-1230 &
1430-1730 hours
​Friday
7 Feb. 2020
0900-1200 &
1430-1730 hours
OCP Internet
Room H​
All Day
In English only
open to all stakeholders
​​Deadline to submit contributions: 
22 January 2020

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CWG-FHR
Room C1

All Day
In English only
open to MS and SM
​​Deadline to submit contributions: 

22 January 2020

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1230-1400 hours:
info session on review of regional presence

CWG-FHR
Room C1

All Day
In English only








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CWG-COP
Room H

All Day
In English only
open to MS, SM, and designated experts
Deadline to submit contributions: 
23 January 2020
​CWG-Internet
Room C1

​All Day
In English only
open to MS 
only
Deadline to submit contributions: 
24 January 2020
​CWG-Internet
Room C1
Morning only
In English only





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CWG-WSIS&SDGs
Room H

Afternoon only
In English only
open to MS and SM
​​Deadline to submit contributions: 
25 January 2020
CWG-WSIS&SDGs
Room H
​All Day
In English only


​Monday
10 Feb. 2020
​0930-1230 &
1430-1730 hours
Tuesday
11 Feb. 2020
0930-1230 &
1430-1730 hours
​Wednesday
12 Feb. 2020
0930-1230 &
1430-1730 hours
​Thursday
13 Feb. 2020 
0930-1230 &
143​0-173​0 hours
​Friday
14 Feb. 2020
0900-1200 &
1430-1730 hours
IEG-WTPF-21
Room C1​
All Day
In English only
open to nominated Experts
Deadline to submit contributions:
in accordance with schedule found in Decision 611


​IEG-WTPF-21
Room C1 ​​
All Day
In English only

EG-ITRs
Room C1
All Day
With interpretation
open to MS an​d SM
Deadline to submit contributions: 
29 January 2020
EG-ITRs
Room C1

All Day
With interpretation

​​CWG-LANG
Room C1
​​Morning only
In English only
open to MS only
Deadline to submit contributions: 
2 February​ 2020
​​MS = Member States / SM = Sector Members
​​​​Requests for remote participation or interpretation should be made upon registration at least 4 weeks before the meeting.​  ​​

CWG-FHR - Financial and human resources


Chair: Mr Dietmar Plesse (Germany)
Vice-Chairs 

Open to Member States and Sector Members of ITU
Website

CWG-Internet - International Internet-related public policy issues


Chair: Mr Majed Al Mazyed (Saudi Arabia)
Vice-Chairs 

Open to Member States of ITU
Website

CWG-WSIS&SDG


​Chair: Mr Vladimir Minkin (Russian Federation)
Vice-Chairs 

Open to Member States and Sector Members of ITU
Website

CWG-COP - Child online protection


Chair: Mr Abdelaziz Al Zarooni (United Arab Emirates)
Vice-Chairs 

Open to Member States and Sector Members of ITU​​​, and nominated experts
Website

CWG-LANG - Use of the six official languages of the Union


Chair: Ms Monia Jaber Khalfallah (Tunisia)
Vice-Chairs 

Open to Member States of ITU
Website

EG-DEC.482 - Council Expert Group on Decision 482


Chair: Mr Nikolay Varlamov (Russian Federation)
Vice-Chairs 

Open to Member States and Sector Members of ITU
Website

EG-ITRs - Expert GRoup on ITRs


Chair
: Mr Lwando Bbuku (Zambia)
Vice-Chairs 

Open to Member States and Sector Members of ITU
Website

Informal EG on WTPF (IEG-WTPF-21)


​Chair: Mr Fabio Bigi (Italy)
 

Open to nominated experts
Website