Task Forces

Steering Committee

The work of the IIFS during the period between the annual meetings is coordinated by a steering committee consisting of active members of the group. In 2015/2016 the following persons are members of the steering committee:

  • Alain de Ville (BICS, Belgium)
  • Ann Panaligan (PLDT, Philippines)
  • Arthur Helwig (KPN, Netherlands)
  • Aurelia Petrankova (DTAG, UK)
  • Avigal Maor (Bezeq International, Israel)
  • Daniela Codrescu (Romtelecom, Romania)
  • Joanie Purser (BT)
  • Johan Peetermans (Voxbone, Belgium)
  • John Lavelle (BT, UK)
  • Kuldeep Rathore (Tata Communications,India)
  • Lana Haj Youssef (Etisalat, UAE)
  • Leander Stang (Swisscom, Switzerland)
  • Liliana Cimadamore (Telefónica Argentina)
  • Maité Barba (Orange, France)
  • Mitja Segina (Telekom Slovenia)
  • Norbert Degott (Deutsche Telekom AG, Germany)
  • Priyadarshini Parida (Airtel India)
  • Ronnie Oronce (PLDT)
  • Tamara Nibecker (Sprint, USA)
  • Wilhelm Koch (Deutsche Telekom AG, Germany) – Chairman of the group

Task Forces

Various topics are handled by task forces with the following content:

  • Portability
    Alain de Ville (BICS), Avigal Maor (Bezeq), Marcio Rodrigues (Telefonica)(convenor), Tamara Nibecker (Sprint), Wilhelm Koch (Deutsche Telekom)
  • IIFS Process improvement
    Ann Panaligan (PLDT, convenor), Alain de Ville (BICS), Aurelia Petrankova (DTAG), Jeleesa Sambo (KPN), Maité Barba (Orange), Mitja Segina (Telekom Slovenia),  Norbert Degott (DTAG), Sui-Yip Lee (PCCW), Tamara Nibecker (Sprint), Wilhelm Koch (DTAG).
  • Website/Factbook
    TF cares about the content of the website and the factbook data
    Ann Panaligan (PLDT), Arthur Helwig (KPN, convenor), Aurelia Petrankova (DTAG), Maité Barba (Orange), Wilhelm Koch (DTAG, convenor)
  • Content
    Aurelia Petrankova (DTAG, convenor), Avigal Maor (Bezeq),  Gerhard Krohn (wysiwyn), Joanie Purser (BT, convenor)
  • Fraud
    Guillermo Arroyo (Telefonica), Bas van Heijningen (iBasis), Mitja Segina (Telekom Slovenia, convenor), Wilhelm Koch (DTAG)