TeleSemana.com proudly announces the nominees for TeleSemana.com Awards: Best Webinar Speaker 2014. In total, five nominees have been shortlisted for the award out of 29 webinar speakers who participated in 24 webinars. The nominations and the award represent a recognition to the best TeleSemana.com webinar speaker in 2014. Nominations are based on webinar attendees’ feedback, social sharing and speakers’ responses to questions, among others. The final winner, to be announced on February 4th, will be decided by our editorial staff team.
“TeleSemana.com congratulates all those nominated in the 2014 TeleSemana.com Awards,” said Juan Gimenez, Chief Marketing Officer, TeleSemana.com. “Being the first time we are awarding webinar speakers, it has been a very challenging task for our judges to select the nominees and the future winner and we look forward to recognizing the winner next month.”
The award winner will be announced on both TeleSemana.com website and Weekly Newsletter the first week of February 2015.
Awards judge and editorial director of TeleSemana.com, Rafael A. Junquera says: “TeleSemana.com Award celebrates the most noteworthy speaker of the past year. After 10 years producing Webinars for the telecommunications industry in Latin America, we thought it was the right time to start rewarding the best speakers. This Award will not only reward the best speaker for 2014, but we hope it will also create a competition among future speakers, thus improving their overall performance moving forward.”
The awards ensure global industry recognition for those shortlisted. Congratulations go to this year’s shortlisted speakers:
- Diego R. Lopez, Senior Technology Expert en Telefonica I+D.
- Javier Pereira, Wireless Solutions Manager para América Latina en Alcatel-Lucent
- Rafael Andrade, Manager Business Development, JDSU
- Jaume Rius i Riu, Specialist in Broadband, IP and Transport Networks, Ericsson
- Victor Pascual, Chief Strategy Officer (CSO) en Quobis y co-founder en WebRTChacks.com
Testimonials from Nominees:
“NFV is a technology with such potential that it needs to reach those who will be implementing it as soon as possible to increase its impact and address the needs of telecom operators engineers who will be applying it. The possibility of using TeleSemana Webinars to reach the Latin American community is a huge help to present the technology to the operators in that region”, said Diego R. Lopez, Senior Technology Expert en Telefonica I+D.
“Both Alcatel-Lucent and I receive with great pride and appreciation this nomination for the first TeleSemana Webinars Award. TeleSemana Webinars provide all the players in the telecommunications industry in Latin America with the opportunity to exchange ideas, opinions and knowledge about our field, in our own language and covering the technology that matter to our market. I hope that 2015 finds us again enriching each other through the exchange of opinions in TeleSemana.com, to thereby continue growing professionally and making Latin America a better place to work in the telecommunications industry”, said Javier Pereira, Wireless Solutions Manager para América Latina en Alcatel-Lucent.
“For us, it is an honor to receive this nomination from TeleSemana.com, a publication that has poisoned itself in a leading position when it comes to providing credible and timely analysis of trends affecting the telecommunications industry in the Latin American region. The recognition is twofold, considering the distinguished group of people who has also been nominated. We are looking forward to learning who will be the final winner,” said Rafael Andrade, Gerente Área Desarrollo de Negocios en JDSU.
“It is a pleasure and an honor to serve our operator community as well as other players in the telecommunications industry through seminars and courses offered and provided by TeleSemana.com. Also, we take this opportunity to thank TeleSemana.com for its important task to foster the discussion among industry professional eliminating geographical barriers through its Webinars platform,” said Jaume Rius i Riu, Specialist in Broadband, IP and Transport Networks, Ericsson.
“Telesemana is one of the best platforms I know to be aware of what happens and will happen in our telecommunications industry, with a clear focus on the Latin American region,” said Victor Pascual, Chief Strategy Officer (CSO) en Quobis y co-founder en WebRTChacks.com.
Additionally to last year’s nominees, we also thank the rest of speakers that took the time to prepare and present their views on a variety of topics related to the telecommunications industry in Latin America. Not being nominated do not imply they did not do a great job in contributing to share their knowledge with all of our subscribers.
During 2014 TeleSemana.com had 2,931 webinar registrations distributed among 24 webinars. We take this opportunity to thank those who shared their opinion about the webinars using the feedback form and we hope to keep improving their webinar experience in 2015.