The conference was held under the chairmanship of the Minister of Communications and High Technologies of Republic of Azerbaijan Mr. Ramin Guluzade.
On behalf of the International Telecommunication Union (ITU), the forum was attended by ITU Secretary General Mr. H. Zhao.
The conference heard the report on "Development of the Internet of Things in the RCC participants' countries" made by Director General of the RCC Executive Committee Mr. N. Mukhitdinov.
In his speech, he pointed out that the Internet of Things is a priority in the development of information and communication technologies and in future it will be one of the indicators to measure the level of development of information society in our countries.
However, Mr. N. Mukhitdinov noted that the Communications administration of the Republic Azerbaijan pays attention to the research of the Internet of things and organize the events devoted to the mentioned topic subject.