I CEO Summit of the Americas



April 13 - 14
Cartagena de Indias, Colombia

Upon request of the Government of Colombia, and in active collaboration with ANDI (National Business Association of Colombia), the Inter-American Development Bank provided technical and logistical support to the organization of the first edition of the CEO Summit of the Americas preceding the VI Summit of the Americas. The CEO Summit took place in Cartagena de Indias on April 13-14, 2012 offering a unique venue for the hemisphere’s most important business and government leaders to gather and discuss the many opportunities for social and economic development in Latin America and the Caribbean. The CEO Summit of the Americas was a great success. More than 700 top businessmen and women from 21 countries in the Americas and 13 Heads of State participated, and more than 170 business meetings took place during the Summit




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II CEO Summit of the Americas



April 8 - 10
Panama City, Panama

The high level speakers of the II CEO Summit, included among others: Ban Ki-moon (Secretary General of the United Nations), Rodrigo Malmierca Díaz (Minister of Trade and Foreign Investment of the Republic of Cuba), Mark Zuckerberg (Facebook), Carlos Slim (Fundación Carlos Slim), Alberto Aleman Zubieta (ABCO-Global), Rául Aleman Zubieta (Banco General), Francisco Aristeguieta (Citi Latin America), Alejandro Bulgheroni (Associated Petroleum Investors), Vint Cerf (Google), Eulogio del Pino (PDVSA), Thomas J. Donohue (U.S. Chamber of Commerce), Miguel Galuccio (YPF), Reinaldo Garcia (GE Latin America), Andres Gluski (AES), Gustavo Grobocopatel (Grupo Los Grobo), James McNerney (Boeing), Muhtar Kent (The Coca-Cola Company), Arthur Lok Jack (Associated Brands), Bruce Mac Master (ANDI), Ali Moshiri (Chevron Africa and Latin America), Stanley Motta (Copa Holdings), Laxman Narasimhan (PepsiCo Latin America Foods), Enrique Ostale (Wal-Mart Latin America), Brian Porter (ScotiaBank), Luis Carlos Sarmiento (Grupo Aval).


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III CEO Summit of the Americas



April 12 - 23
Lima, Peru

High level speakers of the III CEO Summit, included among others: Alicia Bárcena (Executive Secretary, ECLAC), Susan Segal (President, Council of the Americas), Thomas J. Donohue (President & CEO, U.S. Chamber of Commerce), Bruce Mac Master (President, ANDI), Robson Braga de Andrade (President, CNI), Brian J. Porter (President & CEO Scotiabank), Alex Dimitrief (President and CEO for Global Growth, General Electric), Andres Gluski (CEO, AES Corporation), Kelvin Dushnisky (President, Barrick Gold), Richard C. Adkerson (Vice Chairman, President & CEO, Freeport-McMoRan), Gilberto Caldart (President para América Latina, Mastercard), Luiza Helena Trajano (CEO, Magazine Luiza), Mauricio Castillo (CCO, Sigdo Koppers), Joakim Thrane (CEO for Central and South America, DHL Express), Romaine Seguin (President, Americas Region, UPS), Isabel Noboa (President & CEO, Consorcio Nobis), Brian Winter, (Editor-in-Chief, Americas Quarterly Magazine), Ana Paula Assis (CEO for Latin America, IBM), César Cernuda (President for Latin America, Microsoft).


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