Patrick Nixon

ICT Senior Writer, Chile Bureau  in BNamericas

Patrick Nixon has worked for BNamericas for 11 years first as a reporter then as editor/sector lead of the telecommunications and IT sectors. In that time he has built up extensive knowledge of the sector having tracked key events. He has traveled extensively and covered, presented and moderated at numerous events including Futurecom and Caricam Mobile. He covers and oversees coverage of how ICT applies to important industry verticals and the impact digital transformation has on those sectors and the economy as a whole. Patrick has an undergraduate degree in Hispanic Studies from the University of Aberdeen and a postgraduate diploma in Newspaper Journalism from the University of Ulster.

10439 articles written by Patrick Nixon:

Santiago gets funding to improve 'resilience'

Chilean capital Santiago could receive up to US$5mn in funding from the Rockefeller Foundation's 100 Resilient Cities (100RC) program to implement solutions designed to help manage the challenges of urbanization, globalization,...

IN BRIEF: Amazon Web Services signs Chilean partner

Amazon Web Services (AWS) has signed Chilean systems integrator ITQ Latam as a new partner to push its cloud services in Chile and Peru. ITQ specializes in big data, data center, virtualization and security solutions. In January,...

IN BRIEF: Movistar Argentina tests hot air balloon for 4G

Movistar Argentina has reportedly tested 4G connectivity using a hot air balloon with the aim of using it in emergency situations. According to local media reports, the technology used on the balloon is similar in terms of capacity ...

Data Transparency Lab calls for 2017 grant proposals

The Data Transparency Lab (DTL), an inter-institutional collaboration involving Telefónica, AT&T and others to support R&D in the areas of online personal data transparency, has called for proposals for its 2017 research...

ICT tender: Asiet seeks proposals for convergence study

The Latin American telecoms operators association Asiet has issued a call for consultants, academics and experts to contribute to a planned telecoms convergence framework. Proposals will be received until April 10 and should...