DOCOMO PACIFIC announces second session of the webinar series

Tamuning, Guam (November 17, 2020) – DOCOMO PACIFIC, regional leader in innovation, telecommunications, & entertainment, announces the second session in the Work Better Together webinar series – Diversify Now: Growing Our Economy in 2021. This free webinar is open to all and is scheduled for Wednesday, November 18th, 2020 from 10am-12pm via DOCOMO PACIFIC’s MAX Meeting. To register, please visit:


In this webinar, we will dive deeply into how ever-evolving technologies can be the catalyst for the creation of new and sustainable industries for Guam and the CNMI, and enhance the lives of its people. Diversifying the economy in 2021 will help island economies navigate through unchartered waters and rebuild for a stronger future.

“Tourism has been hit the hardest by the COVID-19 pandemic. Now more than ever there is a fundamental need to diversify our economy. The advanced telecommunications market in Guam and the CNMI and the technology it enables provides an ideal platform for developing new and exciting industries.” 

Roderick Boss, President and CEO of DOCOMO PACIFIC


Keynote: Accelerating Growth through Exponential Innovation

Speaker: Raya Bidshahri, Founder & CEO of Awecademy

Exploring how exponential technologies can be used to gain positive impact, rebuild our economy and promote growth.


Boosting Economic Growth through 5G Connectivity

Speaker: Zaif Siddiqi , NTT Docomo, Inc., Executive Director and Global Head of 5G・IoT Business for Enterprise Sales

Learn how 5G connections are powering up the digital economy.


Guam as the Next Business Hub in Asia

Speaker: Dr. Kenneth Choie, University of Guam, Professor of Practice in Management - School of Business & Public Administration

Discover Guam’s potential and opportunity to become one of Asia’s next business hubs.


Diversifying the Marianas One Tech at a Time

Speaker: Frank Arriola, Menhalom LLC, CEO 

Building a clean technology industry through aggressive collaboration.


Powering Green Technology for a Sustainable Future

Speaker: Dr. Austin J. Shelton, University of Guam, Assistant Professor, Extension & Outreach / Director, Center for Island Sustainability and Sea Grant

Transforming the island to a prosperous and sustainable green economy through green initiatives.


Innovating Connectivity in the New Norm

Speaker: Sharon Cassidy, DOCOMO PACIFIC, Director of Carrier Wholesale

Connecting Guam and the region through technological innovations in telecommunications.

About the Series

As a thought leader and innovator in the telecommunications industry in Guam and the region, DOCOMO PACIFIC will be hosting a series of webinars called Work Better Together Webinar Series.

The goal of the series is to create a platform to connect leaders, experts and decision makers to address current topics and issues, and to provide effective approaches and solutions to these challenges.


DOCOMO PACIFIC is a wholly owned subsidiary of NTT DOCOMO, Japan’s leading mobile operator. Headquartered in Tamuning, Guam, DOCOMO PACIFIC is the largest provider of personal, residential, enterprise connectivity and entertainment services in Guam and the Northern Mariana Islands. Named Guam’s most reliable network, based on GWS’ 2019 OneScore ranking. We are also the 4-time winner of Pika’s Best of Guam and 4-time winner of Best of The Pacific. DOCOMO PACIFIC is dedicated to bringing you and your family closer to the things that matter most. Get to know more about what makes us “Better Together” at