Sixty-five of Latin America's leading telecom executives will convene in Panama for two and a half days of focused workshops and discussions and working lunches at GDS International's seventh Next Generation Telecoms Latin America summit. The event will take place on the 18th to the 20th of March 2013 at the InterContinental Playa Bonita Resort & Spa in Panama. The attendees will discuss the oncoming mobile broadband tidal wave and methods for managing and monetizing mobile data traffic. Delegates will also be looking at broader issues, including mobile network optimization, network challenges in the mobile Internet era, and VAS for mobile telephony in Latin America.