• 1 September 2021

Next Meeting

  • IX Regular Meeting of the Assembly of CITEL - 2026 - Costa Rica 

Assembly Purpose

The Assembly of CITEL generally meets every four years and serves as the leading inter-American forum in which the highest telecommunications authorities of the Member States share opinions and experiences and review work programs to address challenges, facilitating and promoting by all means available to it the ongoing development of telecommunications/information and communication technologies in the Hemisphere.

The impact of telecommunications on society requires CITEL’s commitment to the future. The challenge is to increase assistance to the countries of the region in planning, exploiting, updating, and maintaining more appropriate communications so as to provide access by all social strata of the population to information and knowledge. ​

VIII Regular Meeting of the Assembly of CITEL 

The Eighth Regular Meeting CITEL meeting held virtually from headquarters in Washington, D.C., and chaired by Colombia, from February 16 to 18, 2022.

During the Second Plenary Session, the Assembly elected the following authorities for the period 2022-2026:

Chair of COM/CITEL: Colombia

Vice-chair of COM/CITEL:  Costa Rica

Chair of CCP.I:  Paraguay

Chair of CCP.II:  México

The composition of COM/CITEL for the period 2022-2026 will be: Argentina, Brazil, Canada, Colombia, Costa Rica, Dominican Republic, El Salvador, México, Paraguay, Perú, The Bahamas (Commonwealth of), United States of the Americas, and Uruguay.