TMG Participates in the 12th World Telecommunication/ICT Indicators Symposium

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Mr. Juan M. Roldan, TMG’s Senior Technical and Economic Advisor, is participating in the ITU’s 2014 World Telecommunications/ICT Indicators Symposium (WTIS), the main global forum to discuss international ICT statistics and information society measurement, in Tbilisi, Georgia between November 24 and 26. On November 24, Mr. Roldan joins a panel of experts to discuss the impact of competition and regulation in the ICT sector on affordability of ICT services, specifically regarding issues of spectrum management and digital inclusion programs. Mr. Roldan will highlight the importance of sound spectrum management practices, assignment procedures and regulatory initiatives to encourage competition in the mobile broadband market, which are critical for developing countries to close the digital divide.