Digital Leaders Forum To Focus On Digital Inclusion Policy, Opportunities

Subject: General Tech | September 18, 2006 - 03:52 PM |

CARTAGENA, Colombia, Sept. 18,
2006 — Intel Corporation
hosted the first meeting in Latin America to
unite leaders representing 16 countries to set a new technology
direction to support the region's social and economic growth.

'Increasing access to technology can be
a critical driver of economic growth, but it will require Latin
America's leaders to work together to create policy and make it
happen,' said Intel Chairman Craig Barrett, who also chairs the United
Nations Global Alliance for Information and Communication Technologies
(ICT) and Development. 'This forum is designed to foster discussion and
create action.'