Phillippa Biggs

Senior Policy Analyst
ITU
Participates in 1 Session

Phillippa Biggs is an economist and qualified accountant at the International Telecommunication Union (ITU) since 2005. She holds a Natural Sciences degree from Cambridge University, an accountancy qualification from the ICAEW and a Master’s degree in Economics for Development from Oxford University, where she won the Oxford University Prize for Best Overall Performance in her Masters degree, as well as two diplomas (in both Economics and Statistics) from the UK’s Open University. Prior to joining ITU, Phillippa worked for two other UN agencies, as an Economic Affairs Officer at UNCTAD and as a consultant with UNIDO in Tanzania and Egypt. She is now an economist, editor and chief author of the State of Broadband reports (www.broadbandcommission.org), World Information Society Report (www.itu.int/wisr), the Status of VoIP Worldwide report, and ITU’s Confronting the Crisis reports (www.itu.int/crisis2009). She analyses developments in broadband, VoIP and 3G markets around the world.

Sessions in which Phillippa Biggs participates

Tuesday 6 June, 2017

Time Zone: CEST/(GMT+01:00) Paris
11:15 AM
11:15 AM
SDG: IoT for Environment (SDG 13,14 & 15) 1 hour 30 minutes, 11:15 AM - 12:45 PM

International Conference Centre of Geneva (CICG) - Room 13

Panel

Edwin Hecker, Schuttelaar and Partners (IoF2020 (Participant)

Matthias Kern (Potential)

Marimuthu Swami Palaniswami (Participant)

Diwata Hunziker, WWG (Potential)

Phillippa Biggs, ITU (Moderator)

Paolo Ruti, World Meteorological Organization (UN) (Participant)

Peter Bakker, World Business Council for Sustainable Development (WBCSD) (Potential)

Francoise Burhenne (Potential)