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The symposium is open to all WTO members and observers, private
sector IT industry representatives, academics expert in IT technologies and
international intergovernmental organizations.
Committee Chairman Frédéric Seppey, who will serve as facilitator, said
that the symposium aims:
To update ITA and other WTO Members on
developments in information technology, its application to products, and
the evolving nature of trade (where it is and where it is going).
To elicit updated information on the nature
of non-tariff barriers to trade in IT products.
To assess the role of IT trade in supporting
development in those markets where liberalization has occurred and
identify challenges to trade in IT associated with development needs.
> Programme (Word format,
4 pages, 60KB)