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Global Engagement

Supporting collaboration, development and adoption of standards across the globe with industry, governments and the public.


The ITU-R external link plays a vital role in the management of the radio-frequency spectrum and satellite orbits; finite natural resources, which are increasingly in demand from a large number of services such as fixed, mobile, broadcasting, amateur, space research, meteorology, global positioning systems, environmental monitoring; and those communication services that ensure safety of life at sea and in the skies.

IEEE Participation in ITU-R
IEEE is a sector member of the ITU-R. For more information about IEEE's participation in the ITU-R, contact the Technical Liaison, Mike Lynch, via email.

Access to ITU-R Working Documents
IEEE has access to the ITU Electronic Library of documents, access can be obtained by requesting an ITU TIES account. Submit your request for a TIES account, external link via the ITU website, where IEEE will authorize the request and create the new TIES account.

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Additonal Information About ITU-R
Publications external link - ITU-R publishes numerous items which include Regulatory Publications, Conference Publications, and Recommendations.