Argentina to the World

19 July, 2016


Global Leaders in Business and Finance to Speak at Inaugural Argentina Business & Investment Forum

BUENOS AIRES, ARGENTINA — From September 12 - 15, Buenos Aires will host the inaugural ARGENTINA BUSINESS AND INVESTMENT FORUM with more than 1,500 business leaders, investors, and political figures from Argentina and around the world.

Argentina’s Investment and Trade Promotion Agency announced today that speakers will include:

• Bob Dudley, Group Chief Executive of BP
• Maurice Raymond ‘Hank’ Greenberg, CEO of C.V. Starr & Co.
• Donna Hrinak, President, Latin America of Boeing
• Joe Kaeser, CEO of Siemens
• Muhtar Kent, CEO of The Coca-Cola Company
• Miguel Kozuszok, President, Latin America of Unilever
• Andrew Liveris, Chairman & CEO of Dow Chemical
• Peter Orszag, Vice Chairman of Lazard
• Sir Martin Sorrell, Founder and CEO of WPP

These executives will provide a global perspective on Argentina’s transformation, and how it is creating the right conditions for international investment. In addition, various Argentine Ministries and government departments will showcase investment opportunities across energy, agriculture, manufacturing, technology, and service sector industries; marking Argentina’s continued return to the international markets.

Juan Procaccini, President of Argentina’s Investment and Trade Promotion Agency, said:

"The Forum already enjoys the support of the local and the international business community. Everyone wants to see first-hand the path President Macri is leading by proposing to the world an Argentina where it is possible to invest confidently. The Forum is the space where this transformation shall reveal itself.”

Hosted by the Argentina Investment and Trade Promotion Agency and taking place over 3 days at the Centro Cultural Kirchner (CCK) in the center of Buenos Aires, the Argentina Business & Investment Forum (ABIF) will bring together over 1500 global business and political leaders and senior government officials to share the visions and strategy of the government and to explore attractive investment opportunities in strategic sectors.

The Forum will include plenary sessions, thematic conferences, bilateral meetings and networking opportunities across several economic sectors earmarked for growth:

• Oil & Gas
• Power & Renewable Energy
• Agribusiness
• Industrial Goods & Services
• Mining
• Transport & Logistics
• Public Works & Infrastructure
• Technology & Telecommunications
• Financial Services
• Tourism
• Pharma & Biotechnology
• Construction & Real Estate

An additional dedicated day for Innovation & Entrepreneurship will be held on September 15.

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