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Following the success of the inauguralMexico Connect, this year we will welcome 300+ senior executives, influencersand industry leaders from the Mexican and international telecoms communities toconnect, network, discuss new growth opportunities and advance digitaltransformation.

Don’t miss out on our engaging panels and case studies. Hear from over 30international and local speakers, sharing industry insights and highlightingthe latest business opportunities

 

DAY ONE: TUESDAY 19 JUNE 2018
 

8:30am

REGISTRATION AND NETWORKING BREAKFAST

9:00 – 9:10am

OPENING CEREMONY AND WELCOME REMARKS

9:10 – 10:00am

INTERACTIVE KEYNOTE PANEL DISCUSSION: HOW TO ACCELERATE AND ADVANCE DIGITAL TRANSFORMATION ACROSS MEXICO?

Simon Masri, CEO, C3NTRO TELECOM

Gerardo Soria, President, INSTITUTO DEL DERECHO DE LAS TELECOMUNICACIONES (IDET)

Noé Garza González, VP IT, MAXCOM

10:00 – 10:25am

KEYNOTE PRESENTATION:

AN OVERVIEW OF THE IMPACT OF THE REFORM AND RECENT REGULATORY DEVELOPMENTS: EVALUATING THE PROGRESS AND KEY MILESTONES

Javier Juarez, Commissioner, INSTITUTO FEDERAL DE TELECOMUNICACIONES (IFT)

10:25 – 10:50am

CASE STUDY: BUILDING BETTER NETWORK ACCESS AND INTERCONNECTION

Arturo Servin, Interconnection Strategy LATAM/EMEA, GOOGLE

10:50 – 11:40am

COFFEE AND NETWORKING BREAK

11:40 – 12:25pm

INTERACTIVE PANEL DISCUSSION: EDGE VS CLOUD: IDENTIFYING KEY OPPORTUNITIES IN THE DATA CENTRE SPACE

Moderator: James Pearce, Deputy Editor, CAPACITY MEDIA

Mario Quijada, Partner, ALTMAN VILANDRIE & COMPANY

Gustavo Garcia, Global Solutions Architect, EQUINIX

Santiago Suinaga Sainz, Managing Director, KIO DATA CENTER BUSINESS

12:25 – 12:50pm

CASE STUDY: AND INTERACTIVE Q&A: ANALYSING THE IMPACT OF MEXICO’S ‘RED COMPARTIDA

José Ignacio del Barrio, Chief Business Development & Sales Officer, ALTÁN REDES

12:50 – 2:30pm

NETWORKING LUNCH

3:00pm- 3:50pm

PANEL DISCUSSION: CLOSING THE COVERAGE GAP IN MEXICO: ENABLING FIBER OPTIC CONNECTIVITY

Moderator: Ernesto Piedras, CEO & General Director, THE COMPETITIVE INTELLIGENCE UNIT

Carlos Cojab, VP Business Development, C3NTRO TELECOM

Gloria Palavicini, Deputy Commercial DirectorNEUTRAL NETWORKS 

Marco A. Villascan, Country Manager, UFINET

3:50 – 4:30pm

COFFEE AND NETWORKING BREAK

4:30 – 5:30pm

SPEED LEARNING SESSION

5:30 – 7:00pm

MEXICO CONNECT 2018 WELCOME DRINKS RECEPTION


DAY TWO: WEDNESDAY 20 JUNE 2018

 

9:00 – 9:40am

NETWORKING BREAKFAST

9:40 - 10:25am

INTERACTIVE PANEL DISCUSSION: WHAT IS THE IMPACT OF OVER-THE-TOP (OTT) MARKET GROWTH IN MEXICO?


Aaron Russell,  Lead, Backbone Technologies - Emerging Markets,  FACEBOOK 

Arturo Servin, Interconnection Strategy LATAM/EMEA, GOOGLE

David Berrios, Senior Director - Latin America, NTT COMMUNICATIONS

Ivo Pascucci,
Vice President - Global Sales,
TELIA CARRIER

10:25 – 10:45am

PRESENTATION: MEXICO’S WHOLESALE TELECOMS INDUSTRY OUTLOOK: MARKET TRENDS AND PREDICTIONS

Ernesto Piedras, CEO & General Director, THE COMPETITIVE INTELLIGENCE UNIT

10:45 – 11:25am

COFFEE AND NETWORKING BREAK

11:25 – 12:20pm

PANEL DISCUSSION: INVESTMENT IN TELECOM INFRASTRUCTURE: WHAT ARE THE KEY DRIVERS OF GROWTH?

Mario Quijada, Partner, ALTMAN VILANDRIE & COMPANY

Valtin Gallani, Director of TMT Leveraged Finance, ING CAPITAL LLC

Germán Cufré, Head of TMT Investments in Africa and Latin America, INTERNATIONAL FINANCE CORPORATION (IFC)

12:20 – 1:00pm

PANEL DISCUSSION: SHIFTING FOCUS: THE RISE OF THE TELECOM ENTERPRISE SERVICES MARKET

James Pearce, Deputy Editor, CAPACITY MEDIA

Jaime A. Durán, Product Director, Connectivity, Media & IP for Northern Cluster, CENTURYLINK

Omar Perez, Regional Sales Director, VERIZON ENTERPRISE SOLUTIONS

1:00 – 2:30pm

NETWORKING LUNCH

2:30 – 3:00pm

TELEGEOGRAPHY PRESENTATION: GLOBAL ENTERPRISE NETWORKS AND SD-WAN SERVICE 

Anahí Rebatta, Analyst,  TELEGEOGRAPHY

3:00 – 4:45pm

SPEED LEARNING SESSION

3:45-4:00pm

CLOSING CEREMONY

4:00

END OF MEXICO CONNECT 2018

 



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