Global Hot Markets: Is Colombia on Your Checklist?

  • 04:30 PM
  • Baker & McKenzie, 300 E. Randolph Street, Suite 5000, Chicago

One year after signing a Free Trade Agreement with the US, Colombia is “one of the very few success stories anywhere in the world right now” according to US Secretary of State John Kerry. Join the International Executive Resources Group IERG for a lively panel discussion between seasoned executives who have extensive experience working with Colombian companies and will share their lessons learned. After the panel discussion, the agenda includes networking time with complimentary wine and appetizers.

Potential attendees include C-level Executives, Board Members from multiple industries, trade associations, state and local business development organizations, investors, wealth managers and service providers, as well as executives interested in gaining a deeper understanding of Colombia, its economy and markets.

4:30 p.m.: Registration

5 p.m.: Introduction, José Ignacio Sordo, Co-Chairperson, IERG Chicago Chapter

Opening Remarks: Honorable José F. Gómez, Consul General, Consulate General of Colombia in Chicago

Keynote Speaker: Luis Mateus, Former Group President at ITW

Moderator: Bruce Montgomery, Executive Producer & Host – TechAccessTV

Panel Discussion

  • James M Whittington co‐founder Nove International
  • Natalia MacWilliam Attorney at Law, Baker McKenzie
  • Alejandro Tribin Colombia Foreign Direct Investment Expert

6:45 p.m.: Closing Remarks, Bruce Montgomery, Executive Producer & Host – TechAccessTV

6:50-8 p.m.: Reception and Networking

$35.00 for IERG Members
$35.00 for MIT Enterprise Forum Members
$55.00 Guest