The ITW Global Leaders' Forum: keeping the world connected.

Our mission is to provide leadership to the industry that is #KeepingTheWorldConnected based on the principles of interoperable, ubiquitous connectivity and value creation. The GLF Provides a single voice to the broader digital ecosystem and ensures alignment amongst international connectivity leaders for industry transformation.

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The GLF Community represents the ecosystem of companies, partners and industries that underpin global digital infrastructure. The aim is to facilitate an open dialogue amongst the C-Levels of the leading global ICT ecosystem players to advance technical and commercial interoperability as an enabler for future connected businesses, societies and economies.

The ITW Global Leaders’ Forum (GLF) is a Board representing a global network of leaders from the world’s largest International Carriers, who convene to discuss strategic issues and to agree collaborative activities, with the aim of upholding the principle of interoperability and ubiquitous international and technological coverage.

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Tomorrow's Telco

The ITW Global Leaders’ Forum (GLF) has released a collaboratively produced thought piece “Tomorrow’s Telco” that outlines a consensus view on network architecture, capabilities, and requirements needed to meet customer expectations and create value in the coming years. This thought piece has prompted the redesign of the GLF’s programmes and working groups in order to specify key areas for collaborative action and focus.

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GLF Fraud Report 2022 and Carrier Code of Conduct Attestation against Fraud

The GLF has published its fifth annual report on international wholesale telecoms fraud. The report is prepared in order to measure the impact the global carrier community is having in their collective effort in reducing and eradicating fraud and it is one of the key priorities for the GLF to create a world that is free from fraud for the benefit of not only the industry, but the wider society. This year, we have also published the names of the organisations that had been attested as being compliant with the GLF Code of Conduct to prevent fraud in international telecommunications for the second year.

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2023 Diversity, Inclusion and Belonging Survey NOW OPEN

If you'd like to participate in this year's Diversity, Inclusion and Belonging survey, which provides the data for the 2024 Report, please do so via the following link:

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