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IIC Singapore – TRPC Forum: Blockchain and its Applications

  Date: 8 Mar 2017 Time: 3.00pm – 6.00pm Venue: PayPal Singapore Innovation Lab, level 7 5 Temasek Boulevard, Suntec Tower 5 Singapore 038985 Download the briefing paper here Read the event summary here About the Forum: A ‘blockchain’ (or distributed

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IIC Singapore – TRPC Forum: The Challenge of Cyber Security

Date: 4 October 2016 Time: 3.00pm – 5.00pm Venue: ICANN Singapore, South Beach Tower, 38 Beach Road #04-11 (S189767) IIC Singapore, in cooperation with TRPC, is organizing a forum with IIC member ICANN About the Forum: In a world of

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IIC Singapore – TRPC Forum: The Internet of Things – A Challenge for Regulators?

Date: 2 Jun 2016 Time: 3.00pm – 5.00pm Venue: ICANN Singapore, South Beach Tower, 38 Beach Road #04-11 (S189767)   IIC Singapore, in cooperation with TRPC, is organizing a forum with IIC member ICANN About the Forum: Just about every

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IIC Singapore – TRPC Forum: Smart Health, IoT and the Empowerment of Patients?

Date: Nov 24th 2015 3.00pm – 6.00pm Venue: Microsoft Singapore, Level 22 (Conference Room) – One Marina Boulevard (NTUC Building) IIC Singapore, in cooperation with TRPC, is organizing the second forum in a series of Smart Cities. For a recap

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Going Digital, Going Global – Powering the Digital Economy in South Korea

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Powering Indonesia’s Digital Economy

Date: Sep 8, 2015 Location: Jakarta, Indonesia Read our Writeup of the Event here Download PDF (Full Report in Bahasa Indonesia) View Infographic Background Around the globe and across sectors, more and more countries are transitioning towards a Digital Economy,

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Reinventing Japan’s Digital Economy

Date: Aug 24, 2015 Location: Tokyo, Japan Read our Writeup of the Event here Download PDF (Full Report in Japanese) View Infographic View Photos from the Event Background The Internet is becoming an increasingly indispensable part of businesses across all sectors

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Powering the Digital Economy in Vietnam

Date: Jun 9, 2015 Location: Hanoi, Vietnam Read our Writeup of the Event here Download PDF (Full Report in Vietnamese) View Infographic View Photos from the Event Background The Internet economy is yesterday’s news. Today, every sector of the economy is becoming

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Going Digital: The Status and Future Potential of Internet-Based Economies in Asia – A Report by TRPC

Download PDF (Full Report) View Infographic Overview Asia is in transition. Countries are moving from an Internet economy towards a fully “digital” one, relying upon IP-enabled networks and platforms as part of the embedded infrastructure of society. In light of this

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Regional Roundtable on Rethinking the Digital Economy

May 21, 2015 Venue: Grand on Thamrin 2, Pullman Thamrin, Jakarta, Indonesia Download PDF (Full Report) Download PDF (Executive Summary) View Photos from the Event Background Globally, there are now more connected devices than the number of people in the world.

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IIC Singapore: The Regulation of Online Video Services

Date: Apr 30th 2015 4:30pm Venue: Olswang Office, 10 Collyer Quay, Ocean Financial Centre, #05-01 Singapore 04931 About the Forum: The rise of online video services raises several regulatory and commercial questions in Singapore, Australia, and elsewhere in Asia Amidst

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IIC Singapore – TRPC Forum: Smart Cities – What makes them “smart”?

Date: May 19th 2015 3.00pm – 6.00pm Venue: Microsoft Singapore, Level 22 (Conference Room) – One Marina Boulevard (NTUC Building) IIC Singapore, in cooperation with TRPC, is organizing a forum on Smart Cities in Singapore. On behalf of IIC Singapore,

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ISOC-TRPC Rethinking the Digital Economy

March 23, 2015 EDSA Shangri-La, Manila, Philippines Background 2014 was a milestone year for the Internet when the number of connected devices surpassing the number of people in the world. Throughout the world, the Internet is enabling interconnections among traditionally

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IIC Singapore – TRPC – FCBA Forum: Internet Governance in a Multi-polar World

Date: February 10th 2015 4.00pm – 6.00pm Venue: Olswang Asia – 10 Collyer Quay, 5/F Ocean Financial Centre This forum is a special event hosted by Olswang and jointly organized by the Singapore chapter of the International Institute of Communications

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ISOC-TRPC-IIC Thailand Roundtable, Privacy in an Internet of Things World

 About the Roundtable In an age of the Internet of things (IoT), where the number of connected devices outnumbers human beings, vast volumes of data are now being collected, analyzed and used with increasing ease on a scale like never

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TRPC Asia Pacific Roundtable on Payments and e-Commerce

Date: Thursday, 27 November, 2.00pm – 5.30pm Venue: Jasmine Room, LG Floor, InterContinental Hotel Midplaza Jl. Jend. Sudirman Kav. 10-11, Jakarta Both electronic payments (e-payments) and mobile payments (m-payments) are growing rapidly across many parts of Asia Pacific and beginning

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IIC Singapore – TRPC Forum: The Sharing Economy

Date: Thursday 11 September, 3.00pm – 6.00pm Venue: Olswang Asia, 10 Collyer Quay, Ocean Financial Centre, #05-01 IIC Singapore, in cooperation with TRPC, is organizing a forum on the Sharing Economy in Singapore. On behalf of IIC Singapore, TRPC invites you to participate

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APEC-TRPC Forum: Asia Pacific Payments and e-Commerce

About the forum: Date: 29 July, 2014,  2.00pm – 5.00pm Venue: APEC Secretariat, 35 Heng Mui Keng Terrace, Singapore 119616 Both electronic payments (e-payments) and mobile payments (m-payments) are growing rapidly across many parts of the Asia Pacific and beginning to

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TRPC Director John Ure moderates panel at IIC Thailand’s spectrum discussion, 9 Jul 2014

Allocation of Spectrum – Does one size fit all? Organised by the International Institute of Communications Hosted by The National Broadcasting and Telecommunications Commission, Thailand Wednesday 09 July 2014 09:30-16:00 hours FOUR SEASONS HOTEL, BANGKOK, THAILAND On July 9th in

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Rappler.com #TalkThursdays: Innovation and cloud computing in the Asia-Pacific

MANILA, Philippines – Rappler talks to May-Ann Lim and Bernie Trudel of the Asia Cloud Computing Association. Lim is the association’s Executive Director, while Trudel has been its Chairman for the past three years. If you’re an active netizen, chances

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TRPC and IIC Singapore Forum: International and Domestic Broadband Connectivity in Singapore

Date: Tuesday 1st April, 3.00pm-6.00pm Venue: Microsoft Singapore, Level 22 – One Marina Boulevard (NTUC Building) IIC Singapore, in cooperation with TRPC, is organizing a forum on International and Domestic Broadband Connectivity in Singapore. On behalf of IIC Singapore, TRPC

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The Internet and Your Business: an ICANN 49 Forum

The Internet and Your Business Date: 21 Mar 2014, 1.30-6pm Venue: Sophia Room, Raffles City Convention Centre Part of the ICANN 49 meetings in Singapore, “The Internet and Your Business’ will focus on practical ways for small- and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs)  to enhance productivity by tapping on the

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Singapore in 2013: Startups glisten, but broadband needs boost

Our Research Director Lim May-Ann was interviewed and quoted on the state of Internet startups in Singapore.  Summary: As Singapore wraps up the year with a bustling startup ecosystem and significant milestones including the launch of its Personal Data Protection

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OTT: Competing or Collaborating (Indonesia Telecommunications Business)

TRPC Director Professor John Ure’s presentation at the  OTT in Indonesia Telecommunications Business at Mastel: Sari Pan Pacific Hotel Jakarta on 5th December 2013 professional resume writing services Download the presentation here.

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WebRTC Asia Forum: For a Fixed and Mobile Web-Connected World. Hong Kong & Singapore – January 2014

Hong Kong – Tuesday, 21st January; Harbour Plaza North Point Hotel  Singapore – Thursday, 23rd January; Rendezvous Grand Hotel Asia Forums Co-organizers   Diamond Sponsors: Gold Sponsor:   Scope of the WebRTC Asia Forums: Preparing for new business opportunities with WebRTC Web RTC (Web Real Time

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Observing the 8th Internet Governance Forum

Observing the 8th Internet Governance Forum 22-25 Oct 2013 Bali, Indonesia Lim May-Ann, Research Director of TRPC, ISOC IGF Ambassador 2013 The 8th Internet Governance Forum (IGF) was held in Bali, Indonesia, between 22-25 Oct 2013. This year’s discussion theme

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TRPC and IIC Singapore Forum: Cybersecurity

Date: Tuesday Nov 26th, 3.00pm-6.00pm Venue: Microsoft Singapore, Level 22 – One Marina Boulevard   Not a week passes without a cyber-attack taking place somewhere. Using data from the US, in 2013 most attacks were criminal in motivation as recorded

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IIC Singapore Forum: Post-IGF Bali Breakfast Briefing

Date: Monday Oct 28th, 8.30am-10am Venue: Olswang Asia – Ocean Financial Centre, 10 Collyer Quay, #05-01, Singapore IIC Singapore, in cooperation with TRPC, Microsoft and Olswang, is organizing a high-level breakfast debrief to follow this year’s IGF in Bali. Representatives from

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TRPC Forum: Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP): Trade, ICTs and the Internet

Date: Sept 18th  2013, 3.30 – 6.00pm Venue: The Auditorium, Level 21, One Marina Boulevard  The TPP, led by the US (http://www.ustr.gov/tpp), is the latest and among the most ambitious regional trade treaties under negotiation involving 11 Pacific Rim countries,

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TRPC Forum: The Enterprise Use of Social Media

3 July 2013, 3.30-6pm @ Room #15, Microsoft Singapore Level 22, One Marina Blvd, Singapore 018989 essay writer software buy The Enterprise Use of Social Media The enterprise use of social media started as just another marketing channel and has

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Discussing the Grey Areas in Regulating OTT Services

Telecom Regulatory Affairs Asia Singapore,1-3 June 2013 Keynote speaker: Prof. John Ure Downloads Discussing the Grey Areas in Regulating OTT Services buy term papers

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Cloud Computing and Data Centres in China & Cloud Readiness in Asia

4 Dec 2012, 2.30- 4pm @ Lecture Room PO-216, University of Hong Kong, Social Science Research Centre Presentations by Terry Graham on Cloud Computing and Data Centres in China and Jerry Wertelecky on Cloud Readiness in Asia. Downloads Terry Graham_Datacenter and

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IIC Asia Forum: Spectrum Policy: The Way To Go?

28 Nov 2012, 3.30-6pm @ Microsoft Singapore Level 22, One Marina Blvd, Singapore 018989 [Download the background paper: “Spectrum Policy In Singapore”] In 2013 the IDA plans a spectrum auction for 4G cellular services in the 1800MHz, 2.3GHz, and 2.5GHz

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IIC Asia Forum: The Digital Dividend (Kuala Lumpur)

The digital dividend arises from the switch from over-the-air (OTA) analogue to digital terrestrial TV (DTT). Most of the bandwidth savings arise in the UHF band and in many cases substantially more than 100 MHz will be released. The most

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IIC Asia Forum: Challenges & Prospects of Digital Dividend for Indonesian Telecommunications & Broadcasting Business

The digital dividend arises from the switch from over-the-air (OTA) analogue to digital terrestrial TV (DTT). Most of the bandwidth savings arise in the UHF band and in many cases substantially more than 100 MHz will be released. The most

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IIC Asia Forum: The Digital Dividend

The digital dividend arises from the switch from over-the-air (OTA) analogue to digital terrestrial TV (DTT). Most of the bandwidth savings arise in the UHF band and in many cases substantially more than 100 MHz will be released. The most

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TRPC at CommunicAsia 2012: Mobile Cloud Computing Panel

TRPC will be moderating a panel at CommunicAsia 2012: Mobile Cloud Computing in Asia: The Next 5 Years. custom essay service An increasing number of people are working almost exclusively off their mobile phones. A whole generation of people are

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The ASEAN ICT Masterplan 2015

It would be difficult to identify a more diverse region of economies than the 10 member States of ASEAN. The comparative lack of integration across ASEAN at least reflects a reality that avoids some of the contemporary problems the EU

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Singapore as a Data Hub

The digital economy of Singapore has entered the first stage of maturity with ubiquitous broadband supporting the “Age of the app”. Apps increasingly refer to everything software, from OS to content downloads, from collaborative software programmes to streamed video, and

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Spectrum liberalization

A presentation by John Ure to the IET-OFTA Asia Pacific Radio Spectrum Conference 2010, Hong Kong 8th-9th April 2010 Downloads 2010-04_TRPC_SpectrumLiberalization_presentation.pdf blackberry spying software zp8497586rq

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Macro-Economic Effects of Telecoms Reform

Presentation by Prof John Ure to the APEC Economic Committee, Hiroshima, Japan 25 February 2010 microsoft office cheap Downloads 2010-02_TRPC_MacroeconomicEffectsOfTelecomsReform_presentation.pdf

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Mobile Banking in Indonesia: Assessing the Market Potential for Mobile Technology to Extend Banking to the Unbanked and Underbanked

A Study for the IFC. Agenda • Introduction to the Study: Key Issues • Working Hypotheses • Focus Group Discussions – Structure & Demographics – Section 1: Mobile Phones – Section 2: Mobile payments – Section 3: Bank accounts –

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Internet and the Mid-Life Crisis of Telecoms

Presentation by John Ure to the Association of Telecoms Industry of Singapore (ATiS) for World Telecom and Information Services Day (WTISD) Download buy office 2010 usa 2009-05_TRPC_InternetTheMidlifeCrisisOfTelecoms_presentation.pdf

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Payments Asia Summit: Transformation of payment systems: channels, technologies and business models

A presentation at the Payments Asia Summit by John URE essay on school uniforms Downloads: 2009-03_TRPC_TransformationOfPaymentSystems_Presentation

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Malaysia Broadband Conference: The Broadband Revolution: New Policies, Planning and Development ASEAN Trends

Presentation by John Ure to the Malaysian Broadband Conference, 10th Anniversary of the MCMC Download essay about family 2008-10_TRPC_TheBBRevolution_presentation.pdf

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M-Banking and M-Payments in Asia Pacific

A presentation to the IFC buy a essay online Downloads: 2008-08_IFC_MPaymentsMBanking_Presentation

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Mobile Payments in China & Asia

Session One: ‘Mobile Payments in China’ persuasive essays Session Chair/ Moderator: Peter Kan, Partner, KPMG Presenters Alamusi, Head of Policy Committee, China E-Commerce Association of MII Zhang Bin, Managing Director, China Union Mobile Pay Greg Shen, CEO & President, SmartPay

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Mobile Payments in Singapore & the Asia Pacific

2.00pm – 6.00 pm, Thursday, 17th January 2008 how to grow your penis Guinness Theatre, The Substation, 45 Armenian Street, Singapore Session One: 2.00 pm – 3.30 pm – ‘Mobile Payments in Singapore: Prospects & Pitfalls’ Session Chair: Assoc. Prof. John

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Mobile Futures: Payments and Games

Mobile payments (m-payments) are any chain of payments initiated by use of a mobile device. They range in type from one-way (remittances) and two-way Person2Person to C2C, B2C and B2B, and in business model from mobile network operator (MNO) –

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Singapore’s Broadband Future: the iN2015 Initiative

Venue: Singapore adobe creative suite 5.5 master collection Attachments: 2007-06_TIF_SGsBBFuture.IN2015Initiative_BriefingPaper

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China Competitiveness in ICTs, Telecom Services, Standards and IPRs

Center of Asian Studies Seminar, Associated TRP Paper Download buy office home business 2010 2007-04_TRPC_ChinaCompetitivenessInIctsTelecoServicesStandardsIPRS_presentation.pdf

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The use of ICT for Development

Presentation by John Ure to the Regional Forum on ICT Capacity Building, UNESCAP-APCICT (Asia Pacific Centre for ICTs), Incheon, Republic of Korea illustrator cs5 for mac Download 2007-03_TRPC_TheUseOfICTforDevlt_presentation.pdf

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3G in Macau

Presentation to the Macau Consumer Council Download 2007-02_TRPC_3GinMacau_presentation.pdf purchase creative suite 4 mac

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Radio spectrum issues in Hong Kong: Avoiding another cable blackout?

Hong Kong’s spectrum policy review has been undertaken by the CITB policy bureau, not by OFTA, the regulator, and in small but significant ways departs from the philosophy of past policy and regulation by dropping technology neutrality with respect to

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Fixed-Mobile Convergence in Asia

Presentation by John Ure to CorVentus conference, Ritz Carlton Hotel, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia Download Adobe Store photoshop cs5 extended 2007-02_TRPC_FixedMobileConvergenceInAsia_presentation.pdf

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Fixed Mobile Convergence in Hong Kong

Session One: M.H.Au, Director General OFTA – Time to Deregulate FMC? Jeremy Godfrey, Partner, PA Consulting – The Right and Wrong Way towards FMC John Ure, Director of the TRP – Pay PNETS, Get Monkeys?   Session Two: Stuart Chiron,

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e-Security in the Broadband Age

Microsoft sponsored the following Telecoms InfoTechnology Forum on e-Security in the Broadband Age, a topic of growing concern with the spread of “always-on” wired and wireless broadband networks, and a shift from nuisance spamming and disruptive hacking to more discrete

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Broadband, broadcast and content: where does Hong Kong stand?

Session A1/B1: Where Does Hong Kong Stand? abortion argumentative essay Speakers: John Ure, Director of the Telecommunications Research Project Francis Ho, Permanent Secretary for Commerce, Industry and Technology (Communications and Technology Branch) M.H. Au, Director General of the Office of

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WiMAX Regulations in Asia

Presentation by Terry Graham at the WiMAX Forum, Beijing Download 2005-11_TRP_WIMAXRegsInAsia_presentation.pdf AutoCAD 2010Sale

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ICT Sector Development in Five Central Asian Economies

A Policy Framework for Effective Investment Promotion and Facilitation’ Report for UNESCAP by John Ure, delivered to the International Conference on Strengthening Regional Cooperation for Managing Globalization, Moscow, Russian Federation, 28-30 September, 2005. mac os x 10.4 tiger iso download

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Regulatory Issues and Privatization

Abstract The privatization of state-owned telecommunication companies (SOTEs) began in Asia in Japan in the 1980s and gathered pace during the 1990s.This paper starts by reviewing the scope of meanings for the term ‘privatization’ and then examines the reasons, aims

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RFID – Challenges Ahead

Presentation by John Ure delivered to the China RFID Applications Forum. Download: microsoft office 2013 cheapest 2005-_06_TRPC_RFIDBeijingSummit_Presentation

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Health Informatics in Hong Kong

We have ‘islands of data’ about patients, unconnected from other. There is still a dependence on clinicians to remember vast amounts of information. Healthcare professionals spend a significant proportion of their time on paperwork, yet that paperwork remains poor and prone to error.

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Why VoIP Is A Challenge

A presentation on the challenges facing VoIP to the IEE Hong Kong. buy essay Download: 2005-_01_TRPC_Voipchallenge_Presentation

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IP Telephony and Voice over Broadband

Over 150 participants turned up for this TIF, sponsored by Cisco Systems, PCCW synthesis essay Limited (PCCW) and Hong Kong Broadband Network (HKBN)—the largest turnout so far for any of these forums. Was this due to the threat of legal

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DTTN, RFID Tagging and Implications for Telecoms

  Session Chair: John Hammond, of the Hong Kong Logistics Council and chair of the e- Logs Working Group Session One: Presenters: Peter Stokes, Senior Vice President(DTTN) Tradelink Edward Zeng, President of the RFID China Forum, founder and CEO of

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Telecommunications Infrastructure In The EAP: The Way Forward

A presentation  by John Ure to the Second Workshop, Bali 27-29 June 2004, The World Bank, and two reports. Download: 2004-_06_TRPC_TelcoEAP_Presentation special software offer adobe acrobat 9 2005_03_Telco_EAP_Report 2004_07_Telecom_in_EAP_Telecom_Note

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Economics of Software Development

The convergence of telecom and IT has been happening since telecom turned digital and became increasingly a software driven industry. Both have become General Purpose Technologies (GPTs) meaning that they have not only both undergone revolutionary changes but they also

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Hong Kong as Asia’s Wireless Development Centre

In November 2002 a proposal from the TIF conference was for the establishment of a Wireless Development Centre. In December 2003 the HKWDC opened at Cyberport with Stephen Lai appointed as Centre Director. Support for the proposal from the Commerce,

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Broadband’s Role in Economic Development: Focus on the User Community in Hong Kong

A presentation by John Ure to APEC  TEL Broadband Workshop #3 Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre, 23 March 2004. download leopard os 10.5 Download: 2004-_03_TRPC_BbRoleinEconDevt_Presentation

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Perspectives on Mobile Cellular Telecommunications

This paper offers a short review of the mobile cellular telecommunications sector, suggesting key issues and parameters that are guiding its development under the headings of technology and business models. The paper takes a critical look at some of the

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Regulation and Poverty Reduction

Paper presented at the ESCAP Forum 27-28 November 2003, Bangkok “Government Policies and Strategies on Information and Communication Technology (ICT) for Rural Poverty Reduction in Asia and the Pacific Region” Purchase Office 2013 Download Download: 2003-_11_TRPC_RegPovRedn_Paper

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Putting Service into Broadband

Hong Kong often compares itself, and is compared by others, with Singapore, South writing an essay about yourself Korea, Japan and other advanced centres of telecommunications, but often the value of doing so is questionable. It is true that the

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Telecom Trade In Services

Presentation by John Ure to Workshop on Trade, 15th General Meeting of PECC, Brunei Darussalem 1 Sept 2003. Download: windows 8 oem download 2003-_09_TRPC_TelecomTradeServices_Presentation

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Telecoms and SARS

SARS: has telecoms and IT played any significant role in the fight against SARS? Videoconferencing helped relatives keep in touch with patients, and some authorities used digital tags and video to monitor quarantined cases. Companies made greater use of teleworking,

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Interconnection Revisited: Time for a Change or Not?

Type II Interconnection: no topic is more important or disputed in telecoms than interconnection, especially at the local loop, therwise know as unbundled local loop and in Hong Kong as Type II interconnection. This is especially true when the customer

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Mergers and Acquisitions: a telecoms policy for Hong Kong?

In December 2002 OFTA provided Legco with an Explanatory Note 1 of guidelines to its approach to mergers and acquisitions, competition policy and regulation. This comes at a time when telecommunication markets globally have suffered a downturn and the prophets

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Next Generation Wireless Services in Hong Kong

The future healthy development of the content and applications sector for Web and server-based wireless and mobile services is something that holds great promise for the Hong Kong economy, but it comes with an unusual set of challenges. First, the

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IP Networking: Is the jury ready with its verdict?

Panel One: write essays for money Frankie Sum, Managing Director, Cisco Systems Hong Kong Ltd – Next Generation Networks Ricky Wong, CEO, Hong Kong Broadband – IP for network operators Dr. Peter Lovelock, MFC Insight and Deputy Director, TRP –

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Digital entertainment, home networking and ‘digital hubs’

One of the industries the Hong Kong SAR Government has identified as having good potential to develop in Hong Kong based upon the territory’s past history in the film and toys sectors and in its current excellence in telecommunications infrastructure,

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Home Networking, Internet Appliances, Digital TV and The Changing Role of The Consumer Electronics Industry

Presentation to TRP seminar, by Balz Wyss (RealNetworks) and Mimi Vong. college essay questions Downloads: 2001-Dec_TIF_HomeNetworkingInternetAppDigTVandTheChangingRoleofTheConsElecInd_Presentation

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Cambodia: Networks, Services and Regulatory Reform

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Regulating Telecom Pricing in Wholesale and Retail Markets

The 1990s was the decade of telecommunications liberalization in Asia-Pacific, including Hong Kong, and the 2000s is likely to be the decade of regulatory stock taking, review and revision. Some liberal reforms have gone well, notably in the cellular mobile

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Bandwidth Capacity in Hong Kong

Bandwidth coming into Hong Kong by submarine cable or by satellite is the lifeblood of Hong Kong’s role as the premier elecommunications hub in East Asia. In 1998 the exclusive licence of Hongkong Telecom International (HKTI) was terminated by greement

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Biometric Solutions For E-&MCommerce Security

Presentation by Mac McGolphin, AsiaWebCo download word for mac   Downloads: 2001-05_AsiaWebCo_BiometricSolnsForE-&MCommerceSecurity_Presentation

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E-business and E-market places

The bursting of the dot.com bubble has inevitably swung the sentiment of capital markets and investors against Webbased commerce, especially where no signs of profitability are in sight. What’s left after all  the hype and the mythology? And what will

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Satellites

Powerpoint presentation to the Business & Technology Exchange Forum, HKITCC 7-8 December 2000, Hong Kong. essay writers Downloads: 2000-Dec_TRPC_Satellites_Presentation

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Third Generation (3G) Auctions for Hong Kong?

The UK 3G auctions raised US$34 billion against conventional business model evaluations of £1.5 – 2 billion. The German auctions US$46 billion, but the Dutch and New Zealand auction prices were very low. What are the lessons for Hong Kong?

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The Case Against Auctions in Hong Kong

To auction or not to auction, is that the question? Or is it Hamlet without the prince? What exactly is being auctioned when bids totaling $33.8 billion are raised in the UK by third generation (3G) mobile telecommunications licenses? These

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Telecoms in the Internet Age

Session One: Session Chair: John Ure, Director of the Telecommunications Research Project, University of Hong Kong Speakers: Norman Yuen, Deputy CEO of CWHKT Alex Arena, MD of PCCW Session Two: Session Chair: Stephen Lau, Privacy Commissioner for Personal Data, Hong

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Telecoms, the Net and China’s WTO entry

External pressure on China to liberalize its telecoms sector had been strongly resisted by the old Ministry of Posts and Telecommunications (MPT) and its successor, the Ministry of Information Industries, both headed by Minister Wu Jichuan. Yet within China there

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Broadband in Hong Kong

Broadband is not just about increasing bandwidth or speed of switching and transmission, it is also about compression. The digital compression and multiplexing of traffic into it-streams, and the compression of the original seven OSI layers into a new multi-tiered

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Hong Kong: A Test-Bed For Third Generation (3-G) Wireless?

  Session One: What is the 3G Market? Chairperson: Richard Midgett, General Manager, Mobile Services,  International Business, Cable & Wireless HKT, and Chair 1998/99 of the GSM MOU Speakers: Jan Malm, Executive Vice President, Mobile Systems, Ericsson China Ltd Paul

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Auctioning Bandwidth In Asia: Telecoms Goes Wholesale – Online

Presentation by Paula Brillson, Asia Capacity Exchange   Downloads: buy microsofit office teacher discount 1999-06_AsiaCapacityEx_AuctioningBandwidthInAsia_Presentation

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The Internet and Hong Kong’s Future as a Financial Hub

One of the promises of the Internet is that it lowers costs by minimizing transaction costs and expediting distribution processes. Companies are able to cut purchasing and storage costs, for example, by more effectively managing supplier relationships, streamlining logistics and

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E-Commerce in Hong Kong

  Session One: The importance of e-commerce for Hong Kong Speakers Chair: Professor Charles Kao Speakers: Mrs Jessie Ting, Deputy Secretary for Information Technology & Broadcasting Bureau Anthony Sylvester, Sidley & Austin Stephen McKay, Director Electronic Commerce, Andersen Consulting  

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Regulating Convergence

The concept of deregulation originally appeared deceptively simple: the lifting or abolishing of government regulations in order to allow markets to work more freely, as posited by classical capitalist economic theory. Proponents believed that government regulations distorted the efficiet working

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Hong Kong’s Broadcasting and New Media Services

  Session One: The Future of Broadcasting Regulation in Hong Kong Speakers: Mrs Rita Lau, Deputy Secretary for Information Technology & Broadcasting Stephen Ng Tin-hoi, Managing Director, Wharf Cable TV Raymond Wong, Assistant Managing Director, TVB Discussant: Dr Paul Lee

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Hong Kong’s IT Future

Session One: Hong Kong’s IT Future and the role of Government penis growth Speakers: Kwong Ki Chi, Secretary of the Information Technology and Broadcasting Bureau Annie Tang, Deputy Director-General of Industry Department Anthony Au, Coalition of Service Industries and President

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Hong Kong 2000- What follows the framework agreement?

The theme of Hong Kong 2000 – What Follows the Framework Agreement? was really focused upon the difficulties in balancing the interests of consumers who are looking for greater choice over higher bandwidths at lower prices, and local service providers

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