Chile, leading green investments for global challenges

Thu 16th May 2024 / 8:30 – 13:00 hrs / Santiago, Chile.

PROGRAMME
09:40
INTERNATIONAL ANALYSIS & CONTEXT

International Speaker:
General Secretary – UNCTAD (United Nations
Conference on Trade and Development),
Rebeca Grynspan
10:10
LOCAL ANALYSIS & CONTEXT

National Speaker:
Minister of Finance,  Mario Marcel Cullell
“The Chilean economy today: challenges & projections”
10:10
LOCAL ANALYSIS & CONTEXT

National Speaker:
Minister of Finance,  Mario Marcel Cullell
“The Chilean economy today: challenges & projections”
11:00
PANEL I
FDI: catalyzer for intelligent solutions for the global challenges

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– HIF Global (USA), Chief Operations Officer (COO), Clara Bowman
– AES Andes (USA), VP of Corporate Affairs & Sustainability, Mariana
Soto
– Google (USA), Country Director Chile & Perú, Edgardo Frías
– AB InBev (Belgium), President – Andean Region, Luis Vives
11:00
PANEL I
FDI: catalyzer for intelligent solutions for the global challenges

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– HIF Global (USA), Chief Operations Officer (COO), Clara Bowman
– AES Andes (USA), VP of Corporate Affairs & Sustainability, Mariana
Soto
– Google (USA), Country Director Chile & Perú, Edgardo Frías
– AB InBev (Belgium), President – Andean Region, Luis Vives
11:45
PANEL II
Chile: Hub for the expansion of global busines

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– Softserve (Ucrania), Vicepresident & Country Manager- Chile, Jaime Oviedo
– Mercado Libre (Argentina), General Director Chile, Perú y Ecuador,
Alan Meyer
– Pacific Hydro -SPIC (China), Corporate Affairs & Communications Manager,
María Susana Muñoz
– Enel (Italia), CEO – Chile, Giuseppe Turchiarelli
11:45
PANEL II
Chile: Hub for the expansion of global busines

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– Softserve (Ucrania), Vicepresident & Country Manager- Chile, Jaime Oviedo
– Mercado Libre (Argentina), General Director Chile, Perú y Ecuador,
Alan Meyer
– Pacific Hydro -SPIC (China), Corporate Affairs & Communications Manager,
María Susana Muñoz
– Enel (Italia), CEO – Chile, Giuseppe Turchiarelli
12:30
Foreign Direct Investment (FDI) projections in the region

International Speaker:
Chief Economist for Latin America and the Caribbean – World Bank,
William Maloney
09:00

INTERNATIONAL ANALYSIS & CONTEXT

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Director of InvestChile, Karla Flores Mardones
“Chile: opportunities & benefits of the FDI”

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Minister of Economy, Economic Development & Tourism,
Nicolás Grau Veloso
“FDI as a tool for sustainable productive development”

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H.E. President of the Republic of Chile, Gabriel Boric Font
09:40
INTERNATIONAL ANALYSIS & CONTEXT

International Speaker:
General Secretary – UNCTAD (United Nations
Conference on Trade and Development),
Rebeca Grynspan
“The Chilean economy today: challenges & projections”

We are the government agency responsible for promoting Chile’s trackrecord in the global market as a key destination for FDI and as The Latin American Hub for Global Business.   We are the bridge between your interests and the business opportunities our country offers, providing tailor-made and individually
focused assistance to facilitate your landing.

  • CONFERENCIA INAUGURAL

    6 de Diciembre,
    9:00 – 9:10

    “Inversión extranjera en Chile: oportunidades y beneficios”

    Karla Flores

    Directora de InvestChile

    Es economista de la Pontificia Universidad Católica de Chile y magíster en Macroeconomía Aplicada de la misma casa de estudios. Dentro de su experiencia laboral, destaca su desempeño como economista Jefe y jefa de la Unidad de Desarrollo y Policy Advocacy de InvestChile.

    Además, fue consultora Internacional senior del Sector de Integración y Comercio del Banco Interamericano de Desarrollo (BID), para el Cono Sur y economista de la Gerencia de Estabilidad Financiera del Banco Central de Chile.

  • INAUGURAL CONFERENCE

    December 6th
    9:20 – 9:30

    ‘Foreign investment in Chile: opportunities & benefits’

    Nicolás Grau

    Economy, Development
    Tourism Minister
    of Chile

    Nicolás Grau holds a business management degree from the Universidad de Chile, a Master’s degree from the same institution and a PhD in Economics from the University ofPennsylvania. .

    He was economics lecturer at the Universidad de Chile and assistant researcher at the Center for Social Conflictand Cohesion Studies (COES) until February 2022

  • BREAKOUT SESSIONS

    December 6th
    14:00 – 17:00

    ‘Foreign investment in Chile: opportunities & benefits’

    Verónica Kunze

    Undersecretary of Tourism

    She has a degree in economics from Universidad de Chile, a master’s degree in economics from the University of Cambridge, UK, and has also undertaken doctoral studies at the University of Cambridge.

    Over her 15-year career, she has developed strong skills in the management and administration of public and private-sector institutions, in addition to academic, research, and teaching activities at Universidad de Chile’s Faculty of Economics and Business. She was head of planning and studies at the Federation of Tourism Companies of Chile from 2018 to 2022, and led the Tourism Undersecretary’s Division of Studies and Territory from 2014 to 2018.