Mr. Carvallo will deliver the opening keynote on March 22nd.
UTC America Latina Summit 2012 – the Annual Latin America Utility Telecom Conference of the Utilities Telecom Council – will be the largest gathering of ICT executives from electric, gas and water utilities, pipeline companies, and their technology partners from Latin America and the world. The event will feature informative and provocative presentations on utility telecommunication, intelligent grid, advocacy/regulatory issues, latest technologies and financial matters facing utilities throughout Latin America, Europe and the United States. In addition, UTC America Latina Summit 2012 will have special networking opportunities and social events.
UTC America Latina Summit 2012 will be an extension of UTC's International program offered by UTC's International Division. This division spearheads UTC's global efforts as the telecommunications and ICT professional's trade association for electric and gas utilities, water companies, energy pipelines, and other critical infrastructure companies - united worldwide in their commitment to ensuring the best, most reliable systems and networks critical to their core businesses and the customers they serve.
Founded in 1948 in the United States, UTC is now a multi-national organization with a formal presence in Canada and Europe but members around the world. Working together with its technology partners and other corporate telecom/IT users, UTC's ongoing mission is to create a favorable business, regulatory and technical environment in which its members and stakeholders will thrive. UTC does this through a variety of advocacy, regulatory, technological, information and education programs. UTC America Latina Summit 2012 will launch UTC's efforts to establish a full service trade association focused on the needs of electric, gas and water utilities, pipeline companies and their technology partners in Latin America.