The unique executive event dedicated to connectivity and satellite communications in Latin America
May 23-24, 2017 / Mexico City

Program

Monday, May 22, 2017
20:00
Opening reception at the Hotel St. Regis hosted by
Tuesday, May 23, 2017
09:00
Welcome coffee hosted by
 
Welcome address
Lorraine Whitfield, Chief Events & Marketing Officer, Euroconsult
10:00
Inaugural keynote speech
Edgar Olvera Jiménez, Undersecretary of Communications, Secretary of Communications and Transports, SCT - México
10:30
Euroconsult market presentation - Prospects for the Latam satcom market
Pacôme Révillon, CEO, Euroconsult
10:45
Leading commercial operators in Latin America

Executives from leading satellite organizations and companies in Latin America will share their views on the situation and prospects for the Latin American commercial market.

Moderator:
Pacôme Révillon, CEO, Euroconsult
Mike Antonovich, CEO, Eutelsat Americas
Sergy Mummert, SVP, Business Development, Americas, SES
Carmen González-Sanfeliu, Regional Vice President, Latin America & Caribbean, Intelsat
Ignacio Sanchis, CCO, Hispasat
12:00
Coffee break in conference room
12:15
In discussion with a TV and video service provider in Latin America
Moderator:
Pacôme Révillon, CEO, Euroconsult
Williams Aguirre Ballesteros, General Director, Satellite Operations, Grupo Televisa
13:00
Official luncheon hosted byIntelsat
14:30
VSAT services and solutions

Leading VSAT service providers will discuss the main applications and solutions and future market requirements, ranging from professional services to cellular backhaul.

Moderator:
Miguel Valero, Managing Director, Detente Group
Jorge Villarreal, CEO, Elara Comunicaciones
Mauricio Segovia, CEO, Axesat Colombia
Jaime Dickinson, VP, Americas, Speedcast
15:30
Coffee break hosted by
16:00
National security and public safety

Representatives from organizations in charge of or supporting national security initiatives will share their on the use of satellites and the benefits they derive.

Moderator:
Alexis Sainz, Senior Associate, Milbank
Ingrid Morgan, Technical Support Manager, Federal Police, Mexico
Major Jaime Rojas Parra, Head of the Information Security Group, National Police, Colombia
Gral. Brig. Trans. DEM, Saul Contreras Ojeda, Director of Broadcasting, Secretaría de la Defensa Nacional - México
Rear Admiral C.G.D.E.M. Raymundo Pedro Morales Ángeles, Deputy DG of Communications and Information Technology, Mexican Navy, SEMAR
Mario Alberto Castanedo Peñúñuri, Director General of Inspection and Surveillance, CONAPESCA - Mexico
16:45
End users: Connectivity for customer experience and business operations

Technology officers using satellite for connectivity, in several verticals including banking, retail, IT or building materials.

 

 

Moderator:
Andres Acedo, Founding Partner, Acedo Santamarina
Rodrigo Llaguno Carranco, Director of Passenger Experience, Aeromexico
Martin Lazo, Network and Telecommunications Coordinator, Holcim
Alex Theissen, Director, FEMSA Logistica
Rigel Enrique Casarrubias J., Infrastructure and Communications Coordinator , Grupo R
Gabriela Palazuelos, Customer Service Manager , Fly Across
Marcelo Salazar, Manager of Innovation and Information Technology, COTEMAR
Jorge Eduardo Ruiz Labadie, Director of CITI Customer Operations, Banamex
18:00
Cocktail & Dinner reception at Museo Nacional de Antropología

Shuttle will start to leave at 6pm outside the hotel

 
Official cocktail reception hosted by
 
Evening reception hosted byTelecomm
Wednesday, May 24, 2017
08:30
Welcome coffee hosted by
09:00
Euroconsult market presentation - Government Space Programs
Natalia Larrea Brito, Consultant, Euroconsult Canada
09:15
National satellite programs

National satellite operators and space agencies from a selection of Latin American countries will share insights future expectations for their programs.

Moderator:
Santiago Perez, Senior Consultant, Euroconsult
Javier Mendieta, Director General, Mexican Space Agency (AEM)
Col. Liduvino Vielman Díaz, President, Paraguayan Space Agency (AEP)
Carlos Alberto Gurgel Veras, Director of Satellites, Applications and Development, Brazilian Space Agency (AEB)
Lt. Col Giovanni Corredor, Head of the Department of Space Affairs, Colombian Air Force
Hector Gutiérrez Méndez, Advisor to the Minister, Space Development Council of Ministers - SUBTEL - Chile
10:45
Coffee break hosted by
11:15
Satellite manufacturing

Leading industrial players will discuss the latest trends for the satellite manufacturing including the evolution of demand and competition in the institutional and commercial market in LATAM.

Moderator:
Steve Bochinger, COO, Euroconsult
Cyril Bardi de Fourtou, Regional Sales Director, Airbus
Bruce Chesley, VP Global Broadband, Boeing Satellite Systems
Wang Min, Deputy Chief Engineer, ITS, CAST
Alasdair Calder, Sr. Director - Sales and Market Development, CCS, Lockheed Martin
12:30
Official luncheon hosted byBoeing
14:15
Universal Access Forum – Part 1

Representatives from government organizations  will discuss their role in the provision of universal access and share their expectations and requirements for future developments.

Moderator:
Santiago Perez, Senior Consultant, Euroconsult
Javier Lizarraga, Coordinator of the Information Society and Knowledge, SCT - México
Sheldon López, Undersecretary of Telecommunications & ICT, MINTEL - Ecuador
Diana Kafati, Head of Information & Communication Technology Projects, CONATEL - Honduras
15:00
Coffee break hosted by
15:30
Universal Access Forum – Part 2

Representatives from regulatory bodies will discuss their role in the provision of universal access and share their expectations and requirements for future developments.

Moderator:
Miguel Valero, Managing Director, Detente Group
Roque Roy Méndez Soleto, Executive Director, ATT - Bolivia
Humberto Pineda, General Director, FONATEL – Costa Rica
Arturo Robles, Commissioner, IFT – Mexico
16:15
Universal Access Forum - Part 3

Representatives from telecom operators will discuss their role in the provision of universal access and share their expectations and requirements for future developments.

Moderator:
Luis Miguel, Editorial General Director, El Economista
Mauricio Ávila, Technical Director for Telecommunications & Mexsat, Telecomm
Troy Hatch, VP & General Counsel, AT&T Mexico
Francisco Vieyra, General Director, Government Sector, BESTEL
17:00
Closing remarks
Jorge Juraidini, General Director, Telecomm
 
Farewell drinks