Antigua & Bermuda Case Studies to be presented at ICT Roadshow Montserrat

Hon. Dr. Edmond Mansoor

BRADES, Montserrat  – Two senior members of government from Antigua & Barbuda and Bermuda will present case studies on their national ICT plans during the ICT Roadshow which begins on Montserrat on Wednesday. 

The Honourable Dr. Edmond Mansoor, who is the Minister of State in the Office of the Prime Minister with responsibility for Information, Broadcasting, Telecommunications, Science and Technology, has been at the epicentre of the ICT Revolution in Antigua and Barbuda. His award winning Connect Antigua and Barbuda Initiative, has successfully positioned the twin-island Nation as a cutting-edge technology hot spot. 

Dr. Mansoor, who will lead a four-person delegation, is scheduled to address the conference on Thursday morning at 9am at the Montserrat Cultural Centre. 

Also scheduled to participate is Senator Marc Bean, Bermuda’s Junior Minister of Tourism, Transport, Environment and Sport. Senator Bean is an FAA certified commercial pilot as well as a small business entrepreneur. He is currently Managing Director of Paradise Air Limited and a Director of OMP Limited. He is deeply involved in volunteer service as Deputy Chairman of the West End Development Corporation. 

Both presentations are part of the Policy and Regulatory Forum which kicks off the main two days of the roadshow and is sponsored by WINAIR. 

The ICT Roadshow Montserrat is part of the 20th anniversary celebrations of the Caribbean Telecommunications Union (CTU) and is being hosted in collaboration with the Government of Montserrat. 

Be sure to check out the full schedule of activities at www.ictroadshow.ms

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