Latin America 2015



Theme: Network Virtualization & SDN Latin America

According to the SNS Research, NFV and SDN models will eliminate the need for investment of about $32 billion in physical networks by 2020. The company also predicts the worldwide market for NFV grow from $ 181 million in 2013 to $ 2.4 billion in 2018. The virtualization of services restricts chronic and unsustainable growth in network infrastructure and protects the future economic viability of telcos, so the models NFV and SDN is a strategy to address what many experts see as one of the biggest challenges that the industry faces today.

Latin America 2013



Theme: Moving content on the move - real life at real cost

The demand for entertainment and real-life camera output is not abating, with 3D fuelling the appetite for moving pictures and streamed slices of life. While the global economy is groaning under pressure, and the individual purse is getting smaller - users’ demand for View-on-the-Go is still rising. Where is the magic wand to solve this conundrum?

Latin America 2011



Theme: Regulation and the Net

This edition brings a fascinating insight into the emergence of services that have the power to reshape society in Latin America, provided that all parties play their part. Success is dependent on hitting the right balance between relaxed financial regulations and maintaining safe procedures that fight off fraud and deceit. Mobile Money is said to be a new historical phase in the evolution of trade and currency, and Latin America is a large market for it that is particularly attractive due to its homogeneous culture and language, compared with Europe.

Latin America 2009



Theme: : ICT trends for business

ICTs change businesses, they change the way they operate, the services they offer and the way they are offered. ICTs make new businesses viable and destroy others and change the business models of a great many. The rapid growth of ICT adoption and usage in Latin America by businesses, consumers and the public sector, not to mention the growth of a wide range of solutions and eCommerce/eMarketing opportunities is evident. What will this growth bring? What are the trends? How will ICTs change the way Latin America will live work and grow in the next few years?

Latin America 2007



Theme: Innovation and trends

Innovation in the information and communication technology, ICT, sector drives a significant portion of the world's economic growth. As in all sectors, novelty and fashion certainly pushes the market, nevertheless, the ICT driven economic boost is predominantly a reflection of the fundamental contributions these technologies bring to the economy.

Latin America 2005



Theme: Intelligent positioning for growth

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Latin America II 2003



Theme: Network Convergence (Latin America)

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Latin America 2002



Theme: Telecommunications - The Road Forward

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Latin America III 2001



Theme: Convergence - Putting It All Together

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Latin America I 2001



Theme: IQ for IP - Meeting the Challenge of Change

Connect-World series of magazines is the leading magazine in the telecom and ICT industry that brings together the leading industry players, regulators, associations and governments, to discuss how technological integration and digital inclusion helps reduce the gap the leading industry players, regulators, associations and governments, to discuss how technological integration and digital inclusion helps reduce the gap between the developed and developing world.

Latin America III 2000



Theme: The Internet's Rhythm in Latin America

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Latin America III 2000



Theme: The Internet's Rhythm in Latin America

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Latin America I 2000



Theme: Broadband Transmission in Latin America

Connect-World series of magazines is the leading magazine in the telecom and ICT industry that brings together the leading industry players, regulators, associations and governments, to discuss how technological integration and digital inclusion helps reduce the gap the leading industry players, regulators, associations and governments, to discuss how technological integration and digital inclusion helps reduce the gap between the developed and developing world.

Latin America I 1999



Theme: Commitment to Universal Access

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Latin America I 1999



Theme: Commitment to Universal Access

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Latin America III 1998



Theme: Liberation As The Way Forward

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Latin America I 1998



Theme: Progressive Liberation of Telecoms & Foreign Investments

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Latin America III 1997



Theme: Finance and Trade Colloquium II

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Latin America I 1997



Theme: WTO Agreement Made

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Latin America 2014



Theme: Imagine ecosystem with virtualized policy and charging!

Imagine ecosystem with virtualized policy and charging! Inter-network Policy is key to monetizing networked services. Traditionally, policy and charging have been considered as internal decisions… No longer. Policy servers must interact to provide end-to-end consistent delivery. Then, end-to-end charging and cross-charging can be facilitated. The future is collaboration and revenue-sharing, but this is difficult to achieve.

Latin America 2012



Theme: Regulation and Standardisation - the Power to do Good

Regulations have been blamed for interfering with Telecom natural growth at times. Standardisation has been considered to be too complicated at times. Libertarians talk of the unfettered Internet creativity that should not be constraint by rules at any time. However, regulators make it possible to bring together parties to collaborate on services for the unprivileged masses and open standards foster the all-important service compatibility that makes communication ubiquitous and allow any vendor to participate. In communications, as in modern society, law and freedom must be balanced.

Latin America 2010



Theme: Connectivity and connectedness

The pervasive connectivity that wired and wireless, hand-in-hand, bring and the growing connectedness of people to their work, to one another, to society in general, to information, services, entertainment... to everything - is a force that is remodelling economies, societies and lives. A massive adoption of new services, new business models and new social universes is underway. It is powered by broadband, new devices, by the ‘cloud’, Twitter, search engines - and the anytime availability of anything and everything.

Latin America 2008



Theme: Merging and converging - work, life and ICT.

The convergence of networks, technologies, devices and applications has changed our lives – even the lives of those that don’t use a computer or a cell phone – it’s inescapable. Our lives and our lifestyles have changed – lifestyles that depend upon ICT, digital lifestyles, are evolving. This is happening, not only in the world’s great cities, but everywhere reached by digital communications – anywhere a mobile phone works or a cyber café exists. The companies we work for, the companies we deal with, the governments we depend upon and the services they provide, our entertainment, our finances, our security, our health, our social networking and many other aspects of our lives have merged into the worldwide digital universe. ICTs surround us just as surely and pervasively as air.

Latin America 2006



Theme: Everything over IP

The theme of this issue of Connect-World Latin America is EoIP – Everything over IP. The shift to IP for everything will be dramatic, it will change the telecommunications and broadcasting industry, certainly, but it will change the lives of the people and businesses that will come to depend upon a wide range of IP delivered services even more. This issue will take a deep look at just what these changes will be, what to expect and how to prepare.

Latin America 2004



Theme: Pervasive Connectivity as a Tool for Development (Latin America)

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Latin America I 2003



Theme: Access Through Broadband - A New Initiative for Small and Medium Businesses

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Latin America IV 2001



Theme: E-Business for E-Government

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Latin America II 2001



Theme: Wireless Telecom On the Road to Everywhere in Latin America

Connect-World series of magazines is the leading magazine in the telecom and ICT industry that brings together the leading industry players, regulators, associations and governments, to discuss how technological integration and digital inclusion helps reduce the gap the leading industry players, regulators, associations and governments, to discuss how technological integration and digital inclusion helps reduce the gap between the developed and developing world.

Latin America IV 2000



Theme: Consolidating the Gains and Delivering on the Promise

Connect-World series of magazines is the leading magazine in the telecom and ICT industry that brings together the leading industry players, regulators, associations and governments, to discuss how technological integration and digital inclusion helps reduce the gap the leading industry players, regulators, associations and governments, to discuss how technological integration and digital inclusion helps reduce the gap between the developed and developing world.

Latin America II 2000



Theme: The definitive forum for the discussion of telecommunications development in Latin America

Connect-World series of magazines is the leading magazine in the telecom and ICT industry that brings together the leading industry players, regulators, associations and governments, to discuss how technological integration and digital inclusion helps reduce the gap the leading industry players, regulators, associations and governments, to discuss how technological integration and digital inclusion helps reduce the gap between the developed and developing world.

Latin America IV 1999



Theme: Competition in Latin America

Connect-World series of magazines is the leading magazine in the telecom and ICT industry that brings together the leading industry players, regulators, associations and governments, to discuss how technological integration and digital inclusion helps reduce the gap the leading industry players, regulators, associations and governments, to discuss how technological integration and digital inclusion helps reduce the gap between the developed and developing world.

Latin America II 1999



Theme: Managing Globalisation - The Millennium Summit

Connect-World series of magazines is the leading magazine in the telecom and ICT industry that brings together the leading industry players, regulators, associations and governments, to discuss how technological integration and digital inclusion helps reduce the gap the leading industry players, regulators, associations and governments, to discuss how technological integration and digital inclusion helps reduce the gap between the developed and developing world.

Latin America IV 1998



Theme: The New ITU with the Latin America Connection

Connect-World series of magazines is the leading magazine in the telecom and ICT industry that brings together the leading industry players, regulators, associations and governments, to discuss how technological integration and digital inclusion helps reduce the gap the leading industry players, regulators, associations and governments, to discuss how technological integration and digital inclusion helps reduce the gap between the developed and developing world.

Latin America II 1998



Theme: Beyond Trade and Economics

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Latin America IV 1997



Theme: Stakeholders in Restructuring - The Shared Vision

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Latin America II 1997



Theme: Finance and Trade Colloquium I

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Latin America II 1996



Theme: The Definitive Forum For The Discussion Of Tlelcommunications Development In Latin America

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Latin America I 1996



Theme: = To Be Announced =

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