[Federal Register Volume 78, Number 154 (Friday, August 9, 2013)]
[Page 48765]
From the Federal Register Online via the Government Publishing Office [www.gpo.gov]
[FR Doc No: 2013-19344]



[Public Notice 8416]

Preparations for the International Telecommunication Union 
Plenipotentiary Conference 2014

    This notice announces a meeting of the Department of State's 
International Telecommunication Advisory Committee (ITAC) to initiate 
preparations for the International Telecommunication Union (ITU) 
Plenipotentiary Conference 2014 (PP14).
    The ITAC will meet on September 10, 2013 at 2PM EDT to initiate 
preparations for the ITU Plenipotentiary Conference 2014 (PP14) and 
schedule additional follow-on PP14 preparatory meetings, as well as 
review the structure of all the ad hoc committees working within the 
ITAC committee, and review the work of these ad hoc committees. This 
meeting of the ITAC will be held at 1200 Wilson Boulevard, Arlington, 
VA 22209.
    The review will also include an update on the preparations for the 
World Telecommunication Development Conference (WTDC-2014) in light of 
the Regional Preparatory Meeting (RPM) for the Americas region; as well 
as the World Summit on the Information Society+10 high level event in 
conjunction with WTDC-2014.
    Details on these additional ITAC meetings for preparations for PP14 
and other ITAC meetings will be announced on the Department of State's 
email list, [email protected]. Use of ITAC lists is limited to 
meeting announcements and confirmations, distribution of agendas and 
other meeting documents such as Contributions. Participation on the 
ITAC lists is open.
    People wishing to participate in the ITAC list, desiring further 
information on this or other preparatory meetings, including those 
wishing to request reasonable accommodation to attend the meeting, 
should contact the Secretariat at [email protected].
    Attendance at these meetings is open to the public as seating 
capacity allows. The public will have an opportunity to provide 
comments at these meetings. A conference bridge will be provided to 
those people outside the Washington Metro area who request it from the 

    Dated: July 31, 2013.
Marian Gordon,
Foreign Affairs Officer, International Communications & Information 
Policy, U.S. Department of State.
[FR Doc. 2013-19344 Filed 8-8-13; 8:45 am]