||Mrs. Teresa Wankin -Secretary General (Ag.)
CANTO Represented at Capacity Caribbean
Capacity Caribbean 2016 was held for the first time in San Juan, Puerto Rico. With nine cables connecting the island, Puerto Rico is seen as a hub for broadband connectivity within the Caribbean market. With new projects coming to fruition it is quickly becoming one of the region's most exciting islands for diversity and network resiliency (Capacity Caribbean) .
On the invitation of Capacity Caribbean, the Ag. Secretary General attended Capacity Caribbean and participated in a panel discussion: regulation - defining the role of the regulator in a maturing market. The discussion was moderated by Shernon Osepa, Manager Regional Affairs for Latin America & Caribbean Bureau,
Other panellists included Giovanni King, COO,
Bureau Telecommunications & Post St Maarten, Gary Kalloo, ICT Consultant,
Caribbean Telecommunications Union and Javier Rúa-Jovet, Chairman,
JRTPR (Puerto Rico)
CANTO was also able to negotiate a15% discount on registration to CANTO members to attend the Capacity Caribbean event.