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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?

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

Gabriel Holgado Tovar, VP Global Account Division & Wholesale Services – Latin America & Caribbean, CENTURYLINK

Simon Masri, CEO, C3NTRO TELECOM

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 & CLOUD: IDENTIFYING KEY OPPORTUNITIES IN THE DATA CENTRE SPACE

Moderator: James Pearce, Deputy Editor, CAPACITY MEDIA

Roberto De La Mora, Principal Business Development Enterprise & Industry Verticals, AMAZON WEB SERVICES

Gustavo Garcia, Global Solutions Architect, EQUINIX

Santiago Suinaga Sainz, Managing Director, KIO DATA CENTER SERVICES

Elias Monzayet, VP Latin America, QWILT

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

2:30 – 3:00pm

CASE STUDY AND INTERACTIVE Q&A: HOW WILL THE ‘RED TRONCAL’ PROJECT SHAPE THE FIBER LANDSCAPE ACROSS MEXICO?

Jorge Espinosa Mireles Zesati, CEO, RED TRONCAL

3:00 – 4:00pm

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

David Prescott, CEO, INTEGRA OPTICS

Gloria Palavicini, Deputy Commercial Director, EVEN TELECOM

Ricardo Arévalo, Senior Commercial Director, REDIT

Marco A. Villascan, Country Manager, UFINET

4:00 –4:50pm

COFFEE AND NETWORKING BREAK

4:50 – 5:30pm

SPEED LEARNING SESSION

5:30 – 7:00pm

MEXICO CONNECT 2018 WELCOME DRINKS RECEPTION

Join us on the 19th June for the Mexico Connect World Cup themed Welcome Drinks Reception sponsored by NTT COMMUNICATIONS. Wear the football shirt of your National Team or your favorite football club and network with fellow delegates over drinks and canapés

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?

Moderator: Elias Monzayet, VP Latin America, QWILT

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

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?

Moderator: James Pearce, Deputy Editor, CAPACITY MEDIA

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

Carlos Martínez Gama, Investment Specialist, INTER-AMERICAN INVESTMENT CORPORATION (IIC)

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

Elizabeth Peña Jáuregui, Head of Investment Promotion and Development, PROMTEL

12:20 – 1:00pm

INTERVIEW SESSION: SHIFTING FOCUS: THE RISE OF THE TELECOM ENTERPRISE SERVICES MARKET

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

Omar Perez, Senior Client Partner, 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 – 3:45pm

SPEED LEARNING SESSION

3:45 – 4:00pm

CLOSING CEREMONY

4:00pm

END OF MEXICO CONNECT 2018

 



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