International Engineering Professional Award
This award honors outstanding technical achievements and contributions made to the advancement of the global cable telecommunications industry by an engineering professional living outside of the United States.
Nominations for the 2019 award are due by July 1, 2019. To nominate an SCTE•ISBE member, please use the nomination form.
International Engineering Professional Award Recipient
Rolando Barja, of COTAS RL, is a passionate advocate for SCTE•ISBE and a
leader in the telecommunications industry in South and Central America. He is an
accomplished presenter and has written many articles for telecommunications
magazines in his country and authored a book.
Within SCTE•ISBE, Rolando
recently resumed his role as president of the South and Central Americas
Chapter, having been its first president. On behalf of the chapter he organizes
Spanish-language training webinars for all members. In addition, he is he a
member of the Spanish Translation Working Group and a contractor for the
SCTE•ISBE learning and development team. Rolando earned an MBA with a specialty
in International Administration and holds the first CWTS certification in
2016 Juan Ramon Garcia Bish, GigaRed S.A.
Christopher Skarica, ARRIS
Brent Innes, Rogers Communications Inc.
Sandip Singh, Rogers Cable Communications
2009 Boris Culum, Rogers Cable Communications