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The IIC exists to advance the debate and understanding of regulatory policy in the increasingly converged communications industry. With this in mind, we have redesigned our website to help us fulfil our purpose. We hope you find it useful.

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Publication Artificial Intelligence in the Asia-Pacific Region

Examining policies and strategies to maximise AI readiness and adoption

Download the Executive Summary here
Event IIC Brussels 2020

24-25 March 2020: Registration is open for our annual Telecommunications & Media Forum in Brussels, Belgium. Join regulators, senior industry representatives, academics and more to debate the issues that matter.

TMF Brussels 2020
Competition Future Leaders' Competition 2020

Is it possible to breach privacy when there is no human in the loop? Our third annual competition is aimed at promoting the rising stars in the sector and is open to those aged 35 or under.

Future Leaders Competition 2020

Welcome to the IIC

The IIC exists to advance the debate and understanding of regulatory policy in the increasingly converged communications industry. This role has always been important, but perhaps never more so than at a time of such profound global change.

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20th February 2020
Jakarta, Indonesia Artificial Intelligence for Economic Growth and Social Good in the Digital Era
21st February 2020
DEUTSCHE BANK PLACE, LEVEL 28, 126 PHILLIP ST, SYDNEY NSW 2000 IIC Australian Chapter Event February 2020
3rd March 2020
London, UK Can regulation of AI promote both ethics and innovation?


Mark Zuckerberg, Facebook
Zuckerberg’s stance on regulation 20.02.2020
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Coronavirus reminds us of the seriousness of fake news 18.02.2020
FTC investigates 'big tech' acquisitions
FTC investigates ‘big tech’ acquisitions 17.02.2020
Telecoms groups accused of disinformation tactics 14.02.2020
Ofcom powers over social media
Ofcom to be given powers over social media 12.02.2020
Spectrum sharing on 5G phone
First dynamic spectrum sharing on 5G phone 12.02.2020
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Working with global organisations

In 1969 our board of directors, trustees and members comprised those at the forefront of the broadcast industry. In 2020 as our remit has widened and the telecoms media and technology sectors have converged, we still pride ourselves on having as strategic IIC Partners the major content platforms, telecoms operators and technology businesses. As well as regulators and policy makers from all continents.


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Membership of the IIC

The IIC is committed to helping policymakers and regulators find the best regulatory and policy frameworks for the widest societal benefit. The IIC is the only independent international forum that brings together statutory national regulators, global commercial operators and end-user representatives in a collegiate, neutral environment to debate policy issues.

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#TBT We were delighted that @ViolaRoberto wrote this piece for our 50th Anniversary book. He touches on the moon landings, telecoms and tech advances, #DigitalEU and much more: http://ow.ly/xXSm50yrmEu

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The IIC is the world's only policy debating platform for the converged communications industry

We give innovators and regulators a forum in which to explore, debate and agree the best policies and regulatory frameworks for widest societal benefit.

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We give members a voice through conferences, symposiums and private meetings, as well as broad exposure of their differing viewpoints through articles, reports and interviews.

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