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Conecta Latam Awards 2023: Meet the Telecom Nominees

We are excited to announce the finalists for the Conecta Latam Awards 2023, which recognize excellence in the telecommunications industry. This prestigious event honors professionals and companies that have made a significant impact in the Latin American, Central American, and Caribbean telecom sector. The shortlist for the awards was officially unveiled on October 30, 2023.

1 - Telecommunications Professional of the Year - Finalists:

Albervan Luz - Head of Claro Brasil e-Care, CLARO BRASIL

Ariel Fernández Alvarado - President, CATEL - IMOWI

Arturo Barraza López - Director of Technology and Innovation Lab 5, AT&T Mexico

Efraín Martínez Monroy - Vice President of Infrastructure CTO, ETB Colombia

Israel Madiedo - Innovation & Technology Director, IZZI

Jimmy Campoverde - Chief Information Officer, CLARO Puerto Rico

Livio Silva - Chief Architect TME Americas, Latin America CSPs, RED HAT

Marcelo Pires - Executive Manager, TIM Brasil

Nelson Arroyo - President of the Board of Directors, Instituto Dominicano de las Telecomunicaciones (INDOTEL)

Ramiro Lafarga - CEO, WOM Colombia

2 - Connected Woman Award - Executive of the Year - Finalists:

Angeles Sierra - Corporate Revenue Assurance Manager, ANTEL Uruguay

Auana Mattar - Chief Information Officer, TIM Brasil

Bárbara Gurjão - General Manager, LATAM, MOBILEUM

Izabella Coeli - Senior Telco Solutions Architect, RED HAT

Johanna Escobar - General Manager, LIBERTY Costa Rica

Julissa Cruz - Executive Director, INDOTEL

Layi Felix - Access Network Director, ALTICE DOMINICANA

Martha Liliana Romero - Director of Engineering, WOM Colombia

Vinka Samohod - Director of Digital Transformation, TELEFÓNICA Perú

Ximena Mora - CEO, ON Net Fibra Colombia

Voting is now open for categories 1 and 2: VOTE NOW

3 - Best Digital Transformation Project - Finalists:

HughesNet - Programa Conectando Sueños

Claro Brasil - Projeto Going Digital - Autoatendimento


ETB - Chatico agente virtual de Bogotá

HC Brasil - OpenCare 5G

OI - The enchanting and disruptive way to transform Oi's customer behavior via the DialMyApp digital experience

Telefonica Argentina - Plataforma Servicios Multitelcos Mediante APIs

Telesur - Securing the digital future for Suriname

4 - Best Operator Innovation of the Year - Finalists:

CLARO Brasil - Jornada de Pagamento por PIX nos canais Minha Claro.

AT&T Mexico


Mundo Telecomunicaciones

TA Telecom - Unifying Brazil's Telecom Landscape: A Comprehensive Approach to Integrating Providers and Enhancing Customer Experience


WOM Chile

WOM Colombia

5 - Telecom Regulator of the Year - Finalists:

Comisión de Regulación de Comunicaciones de Colombia

Instituto Dominicano de las Telecomunicaciones (INDOTEL)

Superintendencia de Telecomunicaciones (Sutel)

Undersecretariat of Telecommunications

The Conecta Latam Awards aim to celebrate exceptional contributions to the telecom industry and recognize those who have driven innovation and transformation. Stay tuned for the award ceremony on November 29, 2023, at Conecta Latam, Caribbean & Central America in Panamá.

For more information about the awards, please visit the Conecta Latam Awards website

Don't miss the chance to support your favorites and witness the unveiling of the winners in this outstanding event!


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