The training aims to strengthen the capacity of countries to produce ICT indicators and statistics according to international standards and methodologies. It presents the main groups of telecommunication/ICT indicators collected and the different questionnaires as well as the definition and methodologies of the indicators following the ITU Handbook for the collection of administrative data on telecommunications/ICT. Examples provided address data gaps and challenges faced by countries and suggests possible solutions.
Smart and sustainable cities to support sustainable development goals is a priority agenda for governments. This course aims to introduce participants to the concept and pillars of the Internet of Things taking into account the work of ITU in the areas of the smart sustainable city. Participants will be introduced to concepts, goals, and frameworks to key aspects and KPIs of IoT and related technology solutions and services such as Big Data and Blockchain area and some use cases for the smart sustainable city (SSC).