Sunday, December 17, 2017

Stakeholders to connect with global technology experts at bmobile conference

Senior technical director, product innovation and big data expert from AT&T, Learie Hercules.


Local telecommunications provider bmobile will introduce another first to Trinidad and Tobago when it hosts its Connect @ bmobile Technology Conference and Exposition at the Hyatt Regency Trinidad.
This first-of-its-kind conference and exposition in Trinidad and Tobago and the Caribbean region, will differ from other technology conferences, as the design and format would allow industry stakeholders to actively participate and exchange ideas with leading global technology companies to facilitate the growth of ICT, managed services and data centre services.
bmobile will also unveil its new innovative products and services which provide unprecedented insight into how the use of enterprise-level technology can take businesses to the next level of success.
The inaugural conference and exposition is expected to be well attended by Government ministers and senior-level officials, as well as senior-level representatives from the private sector and supplier companies.
Rakesh Goswami, TSTT’s executive vice president, Strategic Alliance, Enterprise and Tobago Operations, expanded on the objectives of hosting the conference: “The telecommunications industry is constantly evolving at rapid speeds and all users—operators, consumers and the business sector—are faced with daily challenges.
“As the only local, full-service telecommunications services provider, we have recognised and embraced the importance of our pivotal enabling role in a demanding digital society.
Our Connect @ bmobile Technology Conference and Exposition is a new experience which provides a rich exchange of ideas and solutions with multiple industry leaders from across the world, all focused on how an investment in technology will stimulate innovation, increase collaboration and drive growth, productivity and economic transformation towards national prosperity.”
Connect @ bmobile began yesterday with the theme “Big Data and Innovations in Technology” followed by a cocktail reception.
Senior technical director, Product Innovation, and big data expert from AT&T, Learie Hercules, helped attendees discover how to use advanced analytics like any Fortune 500 company to grow their business globally.
Lead enterprise architect at Nielsen, Trevor Mason, discussed international best practices, cloud computing and its applications to business operations, and Dr Colin Parris, vice-president of Software Research at the GE Global Research Centre, provided insight into their approach to analytics, software and software research.
Connect @ bmobile continues today 9.30 a..m. to 5 p.m. with the theme “Knowledge and Innovations in Technology” and provides first-time access to innovative workshops by experts from leading technology companies.
The day two presenters will bring awareness of real world and first-to-market applications that have empowered their businesses and catapulted them ahead in their respective fields.
They include: Google’s Enrique A Camacho C, who is also founding partner and executive director of eSource Capital Technologies Inc; Huawei’s solution expert, John Cupit; Stephanie Ford, MITTEL’s regional sales director for Southeastern US and Caribbean; Phillip McDaniel, MITTEL’s director, sales engineering; Waldir Montoya, VmWare’s Network Architect; and Anthony Hackett, AMITEIS’ region manager USA and Trinidad.
The pioneering conference and exhibition will end with an exciting extra from bmobile when they launch the new Huawei Mate 9 at 6 p.m. this afternoon in collaboration with Huawei Technologies Trinidad and Tobago Ltd.