Seminar: The contribution of the mobile ecosystem to the Sustainable Development Goals::Seminario: La contribución del ecosistema móvil a los Objetivos de Desarrollo Sostenible - GSMA Mobile 360 Series

Seminar: The contribution of the mobile ecosystem to the Sustainable Development Goals

Side Events

Date & Time

Wednesday, 01 Nov

08:45 - 13:15



08:45 – 09:00

The contribution of the Latin America mobile industry to the SDGs

Mauro Accurso, Communications & Sustainability Manager Latin America, GSMA

09:00 – 09:15

The GSMA WeCare campaign in Latin America

Paula Ferrari, Marketing Director Latin America, GSMA

Ana Blanco, Industry Purpose Campaign Strategist, GSMA

09:15 – 10:00

Social responsibility and the mobile industry vision

Ricardo Garzón Torres, Sustainability and Government Manager, Telefónica Colombia 

Angela Maria Ortiz, Social responsibility and institutional relations manager, Claro Colombia

Catalina Irurita, Communications & Sustainability Director, TigoUne

10:00 – 10:30

Child online protection

Juan Pablo Robayo, Corporate and children especialist, UNICEF Colombia

Marcelo Ber, Business & Children’s Rights Focal Point, UNICEF Latin America

Mauricio Arce León, Corporate Responsibility Manager Latam, Millicom Group

10:30 – 11:15

Networking Break

11:15 – 12:00

Environment protection in the mobile ecosystem

Melanie Wilneder, Senior Key Account Manager South Pole Group

Nancy Ibarra Palacios, Director of Production and Sustainable Consumption, Asociación Nacional de Empresarios de Colombia (ANDI)

12:00 – 12:30

Disaster and epidemics response

Marison Buitrago, Deputy director of national emergencies, Red Cross Colombia

Lorenzo Violante, Chief of policy, strategy and knowledge, IFRC América

Jeffrey Villaveces, Head of Unit, Colombia Information Management and Analysis Unit

Wilmer Caripe, Head of Search and Assistant Partnerships, LATAM, Google 

12:30 – 13:15

Social innovation and mobile for development

José Sanín, DFS Regulatory Specialist, Mobile Money, GSMA

Daniele Tricarico, mNutrition Senior Insights Manager, GSMA

Alix Murphy, Director of Mobile Partnerships, WorldRemit


Seminar coordinator: Mauro Accurso,