Event Information

4th Caribbean ICT Collaboration Forum Overview
4th Caribbean ICT Collaboration Forum Provisional Agenda
Information for Participants
Registration (Due to the numbers already registered, registration is now closed.)
Hotel Booking Link: Caribbean Telecommunications Union
After Dark and Trini Dinner (US$50.00)

Presentations for Download

4th Caribbean ICT Collaboration Forum Report
Day 1
Time ActivityPresenter
08:00 Registration
08:30 OPENING SESSION Moderator: Mr. Nigel Cassimire Telecommunications Specialist Caribbean Telecommunications Union (CTU)
  National Anthem and Invocation
08:35 Welcome RemarksHon. Melford Nicholas Minister of Information, Broadcasting, Telecommunications and Information Technology, Antigua and Barbuda and President of the CTU
08:50 Feature AddressSen. the Hon. Allyson West Minister of Public Administration Republic of Trinidad and Tobago
09:15 Video: The Art of Effective CollaborationMr. Anthony Watkins Principal Consultant ODYSSEY CONSULTinc Limited Trinidad and Tobago
10:30 Coffee Break
11:00 The Digital Transformation Imperative – Perspectives from an Entrepreneur Mr. Jean Th Arnell Managing Partner Computech Technology Center Saint Martin
11:45 Launch of the Caribbean Internet Development Foundation (CIDF)Mr. Steve Sankar CIDF Consultant Caribbean Telecommunications Union
12:15 Lunch
SESSION 2: Strategic Interventions for Digital TransformationModerator: Mr. Gary Kalloo ICT Policy Specialist Caribbean Telecommunications Union
13:15 Digital Financial Services Ms. Marla Dukharan Spokesperson Caribbean Settlement Network
13:40 Cyber Security Mr. Earl Harris Asst. Director Strategic Services CARICOM IMPACS
14:05 Intellectual Property and Innovation Mr. Kavish Seetahal Legal Officer Intellectual Property Office Trinidad and Tobago
14:30 Q&A
15:15 End of Day 1
Day 2
Time ActivityPresenter
  SESSION 3: Collaboration Moderator:  Mr. Trevor Prevatt Consultant CTU
08:00 Report of the Caribbean ICT Collaboration CommitteeMr. Selby Wilson Telecommunications Strategist CTU
08:30 Group Work: The Art of Effective CollaborationMr. Anthony Watkins Principal Consultant ODYSSEY CONSULTinc Limited
10:00 Coffee Break
  SESSION 4: Technology and Supporting TransformationModerator: Mr. Junior McIntyre ICT Specialist CTU
10:20 Internet Exchange PointsMr. Kurleigh Prescod Country Manager Columbus Communications Trinidad Limited
10:45 Data Centres Mr Riyad Mohammed Chief Development Officer Air Link Networks Trinidad and Tobago
11:10 Transformative ServicesMr. Ashish Uttamchandani Chief Executive Officer UNDSL Trinidad and Tobago
11:35 The Cloud (remote participation)Mr. Eamonn Sheehy Director, Public Sector Cloud Carib Limited The Bahamas
12:00 Q&A  
12:15 Lunch
SESSION 5: Digital Transformation – Let’s Do itModerator: Mr. Selby Wilson Telecommunications Strategist CTU
PANEL: Regulatory Imperatives for Digital Transformation
13:15Regulatory Reset in a Technological AgeMr. Julian Wilkins Government Relations & Public Affairs Director Digicel
Collaborating to address new Spectrum Requirements Dr. Ronald Walcott Chief Executive Officer Telecommunications Services of Trinidad and Tobago
The Regulator’s response to the changing technological landscapeDr. Spencer Thomas Chairman NTRC Grenada
Q&A/Discussion
14:00 Presentation of Strategic Practice for Digital TransformationMs. Bernadette Lewis Secretary General CTU
15:00 Facilitated Discussion
15:10 Wrap UpMr. Nigel Cassimire Telecommunications Specialist CTU
15:15 End of Forum