November, 2013

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Latin America 2014: Economic, Business, and Trade Forecast

Tuesday, November 26th, 2013

Join the members of the Greater Philadelphia international business community for a discussion on the challenges, business opportunities and economic environment in Latin America.

Tuesday, January 14th, 2014 Park Hyatt at the Bellevue Broad and Walnut Streets Philadelphia, PA

Registration, Breakfast & Networking: 8:00-8:45 am Program: 8:45-10:30pm

Click here to Register

The breakfast program will address the global role of Latin America from three perspectives: the political and macroeconomic situation for multinationals in Latin America; the current and future financial landscape in the region; and new venture opportunities and emerging areas for business in Latin America.

Attendees will have the opportunity to gain first hand insight from representatives of Mexico, Colombia, Chile, Peru and Uruguay on the issues that the region faces, as well as knowledge of the economic trends that will shape the region’s future in the coming years.

Panelists confirmed to date:

Gerardo Patiño Fernández Director, North East Coast ProMexico

Ricardo Baluga Minister and Deputy Chief of Mission, Embassy of Uruguay

Pedro Pablo Aresti Trade Commissioner, ProChile

David Duong Senior Vice President for Latin America Macro, Rates & FX Strategy Santander

Ilan Rosenberg Partner, Gordon & Rees LLP


David Godfrey-Thomas CEO Afina

David Swoyer Corporate Banking Managing Director, Santander Bank

Sponsorship opportunities available!

Contact Ricardo Maldonado at 215-790-3769 or [email protected] for more details and to learn about sponsorship opportunities.

2013 Friend of Chile Award Luncheon video

Tuesday, November 26th, 2013

Hundreds gathered to honor Chile’s strong commercial trade and business connection with the greater Philadelphia region.

Receiving the 16th Annual “Friend of Chile” Award:
The Honorable Jack Markell, Governor of the State of Delaware

Receiving the “Lifetime Achievement” Award:
Thomas Mastromarco, Holt Logistics
Harold Sbrocco, Sbrocco International

Tuesday, November 19th, 2013
Hyatt at the Bellevue, Grand Ballroom
200 South Broad Street
Philadelphia, PA

This program was presented by the Chilean & American Chamber of Commerce, an affiliate of the Greater Philadelphia Chamber of Commerce

Action News 6 ABC – 16th Annual Friend of Chile Awards Luncheon

Thursday, November 21st, 2013

Turn Up Your Speakers!

Action News 6 ABC – 16th Annual Friend of Chile Awards Luncheon

Friend of Chile Award recipient, Jack Markell, Governor of the State of Delaware