7th annual international meeting CariCam announces 2008 conference agenda

Released on: October 9, 2008, 11:32 am

Press Release Author: Marcelo Toledo, Informa Telecoms & Media

Industry: Telecommunications

Press Release Summary: Cancun, Mexico - October 9, 2008 - The 7th Annual
International Meeting CariCam Mobile announces its agenda and topics for the
upcoming summit taking place this November 17-19, 2008 in Cancun, Mexico.

Press Release Body: 2008 marks the 7th annual meeting since the CariCam Mobile was
launched over 7 years ago by Informa Telecoms & Media. Since that time the
conference has grown significantly year after year bringing together some of the
most remarkable carriers, regulators, manufactures, service providers and handset
distributors of the telecoms industry. The event is recognized as an open forum to
increase understanding of the commercial and technical challenges and opportunities
to run successful wire line and wireless operations in the Caribbean & Central
America region.

This year's CariCam Mobile will have industry leaders discussing the latest trends
in service adoption and new revenue drivers, the deployment of new disruptive
technologies, business opportunities for next-generation mobile messaging & VAS,
strategies for FMC & triple play services, besides the regional perspectives of the
legal and regulatory environment.

Besides the conference sidelines, there will be two workshops to address macro and
strategic issues: the first session will be led by Stela Bakun from Pyramid
Research, providing key information on the opportunities unfolding in the most
dynamic Caribbean countries - The Dominican Republic, Puerto Rico, Haiti, Jamaica,
Trinidad & Tobago, Cuba, The Cayman Islands and Bermuda.

Conducted by Jose F. Otero from Signals Telecom Consulting, the second workshop will
give executives a broader understanding about the business aspects of applications,
services and operations involving Wimax, besides the analysis of the key points
concerning IPTV deployment and its potential impact on business.

Other topics at this year's summit include: investment plans for the development of
new voice and data services, enhancing 3G networks capabilities to provide mobile
broadband services, overcoming technical and device barriers to deliver mobile
entertainment, challenges to market entry for new operators, mobile advertising &
marketing, increasing ARPU and reducing costs through managed services, building the
portfolio of a multi-services provider and the challenges of international roaming.

Some of this year's speakers include Celedonio von Wuthenau from CDMA Development
group, John Thompson from National ICT Centre of Trinidad and Tobago, Alfonso
Perez-Soto from Warner Music LA, Jan Lattunen from SmartTrust, Julian Wilkins from
Digicel group, Terence Reis from Mobile Marketing Association, Randy Waters form
Comverse and many, many more.

The 2008 CariCam Mobile edition is organized by Informa Telecoms & Media, with the
support of Canto, MMA, 3G Americas, GSA and TMIA. Ericsson is the platinum sponsor.
The gold sponsor is Amdocs and SmartTrust is the silver sponsor. Other sponsors
include: Comverse, Tekelec, IMImobile, Belgacom, Airweb and Scorecard Systems.

Web Site: http://www.caricammobile.com.br

Contact Details: CariCam Mobile 2008
November 17 - 19, 2008
Hyatt Cancun Caribe Resort, Mexico
Organized by Informa Telecoms & Media
Further info: +55-11-3017-6888 or ibc@ibcbrasil.com.br

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