BIPA Monthly Members’ Meeting, February 23rd, 2015. “What’s New in Telecoms?”

TITLE: BIPA Monthly Members’ Meeting

LOCATION: 3Ws Oval, University of the West Indies, Cave Hill, St. Michael

DATE: Monday February 23rd, 2015

START: 6:00 p.m.

Member’s Monthly Meeting, February 23rd, 2015:
“What’s New in Telecoms?”

You are cordially invited to join members of The Barbados ICT Professionals Association (BIPA) on Monday, February 23rd, 2015 beginning at 6PM at the 3Ws Oval, University of the West Indies, Cave Hill, St. Michael.

BIPA’s Monthly Members Meeting will take the form of a open forum discussion on the recent “What’s New in Telecoms?” BIPA’s President, Mr. Andre Griffith will lead a panel discussion to kick-off the event and stimulate members on the following issues:

How has the industry progress in Barbados and the region over the last 25 years?
How has the CTU (Caribbean Telecommunications Union) impacted the industry?
How is the industry regulated within the sectors of enterprise?
What is the outlook or future of Telecoms industry in Barbados?
The impact of net neutrality within the region?
What to expect after FTC decision on the LIME / Flow merger?

Topic: “What’s New in Telecoms?”

Host/ Moderator: Nigel Pierre

Panelists:

· Mr. Rodney Taylor (formerly Business Development & Operations Manager at Caribbean Telecommunications Union)
· Roosevelt O. King (Secretary General of BANGO and CTU local expert)
· A representative from the Barbados ICT Professionals Association (BIPA)
· A specially invited guest from Government’s Telecommunications Unit