Global Spectrum Series

Summary

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Organised in partnership between ITU and Forum Global, this year’s Latin America Spectrum Management Conference will once again provide a high-level meeting point for stakeholders across Latin America and beyond to discuss topical issues relating to the management and co-ordination of spectrum policy across the region.

 

This event is part of a week long series of events in Mexico City, and taking place from October 10 - 12 will be 'The Americas Seminar and Workshop on Digital Broadcasting' (more information can be found here).

Speakers include

Juha  Sipilä

Juha Sipilä

Prime Minister of Finland

Fernando Borjón

Fernando Borjón

Director, Promtel

SCT Mexico

Mario Maniewicz

Mario Maniewicz

Deputy Director

Radiocommunications Bureau, ITU

Hector Bude

Hector Bude

Chairman, WG for WRC-15 CITEL, Head of Spectrum Management Department

URSEC

Martha Suarez

Martha Suarez

Director General

ANE

Mindel de la Torre

Mindel de la Torre

Chief International Bureau

Federal Communications Commission (FCC)

Oscar Leon*

Oscar Leon*

Executive Secretary

CITEL

Tarcisio  Bakaus

Tarcisio Bakaus

Coordinator of Spectrum Allocation and International Spectrum

ANATEL

Raul Lazcano

Raul Lazcano

Head of Regulatory Policy and Research

Ministry of Telecommunications, Chile

Glenn Fallas

Glenn Fallas

Director, Directorate General of Quality and Spectrum

SUTEL

Mario de la Cruz Sarabia

Mario de la Cruz Sarabia

President

CANIETI

Ricardo Castañeda

Ricardo Castañeda

Director General of Spectrum Engineering

IFT

Alejandro Navarrete

Alejandro Navarrete

Head of Radioelectric Spectrum Unit

IFT

Karim Lesina

Karim Lesina

Vice President, International External Affairs European Union, Caribbean, Central and Latin America, and Trans-Atlantic Relations

AT&T

Jose Ayala

Jose Ayala

Head of Government and Industry Relations for Latin America

Ericsson

Gabriela  Manriquez

Gabriela Manriquez

Head of Government Affairs

Qualcomm

Amer Hassan

Amer Hassan

Principal Program Manager, Partner Engineering and Industry Alliance

Microsoft

Lasse Wieweg

Lasse Wieweg

GSG Global Coordinator

GSA

Veena Rawat

Veena Rawat

Senior Spectrum Advisor

GSMA

*via video link

 

More Information

 

Following the success of last year's conference, this year's Latin America edition will bring together key stakeholders and policymakers in the region to discuss the following issues and topics:

 

This year's conference included sessions on the following topics:

  • The digital switchover in the region - progress and planning ahead
  • WRC-15 - next steps and planning ahead to WRC-19
  • Maximizing the benefits of the 700 MHz band – 2 sessions focussing specifically on the Mexican wholesale network model, and approaches being seen in other countries
  • What next – is it time to start planning for the 2nd digital dividend in the 600MHz band?
  • Fuelling the next wave of wireless connectivity: spectrum for 5G, IoT and future wireless technologies
  • Best practice in auctions, licencing and valuation (including a focus on the Mexican AWS-3 and the US incentive auctions)
  • Connecting the unconnected: Spectrum policies to help bring affordable connectivity to all
  • Regulatory Roundtable - Managing spectrum in Caribbean and smaller Central American countries

 

If you have any questions or require any further information regarding this event, please do not hesitate to contact Lula Howard on on spectrumlatam@forum-global.com or +44 (0) 2920 783 026.

Logistics

When

Thu October 13, 2016 09.00 to
Fri October 14, 2016 17.00

UTC-6

 

Where

Sheraton Maria Isabel Mexico City

Paseo de la Reforma 325, Cuauhtémoc, 06500 Ciudad de México, D.F., Mexico

Google location map

 

Downloads

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