Guam – AFCEA Marianas Technet 2011 kicked off today at the Hyatt hotel. It’s the third year for this two day event.
The expo featured I.T., technological and telecommunications businesses from around the world. Alcatel- Lucent country manager Shayne Lambert explains that the idea is to bring together industry, military, government, and educational entities to help bring technological solutions to the island of Guam. “We gather experience from industry, from government entities, so we get a real cross-mix of what their perspective is and how they’ve handled it in the past and we get the local perspective to understand okay where does Guam need to be especially with the impending military buildup it’s really important to understand how we’re going to make this a success,” explained Lambert. The theme this year is collaborating for success to build a sustainable infrastructure for the future.