Agenda

Discover this year's agenda here:


08:30 - 09:00
REGISTRATION & WELCOME COFFEE
09:00 - 09:05
WELCOME FROM LABF CHAIRS

Tomas Roggio & Allie Fleder

09:05 - 09:35
OPENING FIRESIDE KEYNOTE

Ambassador Vanessa Neumann, Official Representative for Interim President of Venezuela Juan Guaido in the United Kingdom
Moderator: Susan Segal, CEO, Council of the Americas

09:40 - 10:25
THE KEY ROLE OF AGRIBUSINESS IN LATAM ECONOMIES

Mariano Bosch, CEO, Adecoagro
Gonzalo Ramirez Martiarena, Former CEO, Louis Dreyfus Company
Moderator: Consuelo Saavedra, Chilean journalist and TV presenter

10:25 - 10:45
COFFEE BREAK
10:45 - 11:15
ENTREPRENEURSHIP IN THE REGION

Jessica Ocampos, Co-Founder & Director, Camnexus; Associate Entrepreneur, Cambridge Enterprise
Mariano Groiso, Founder, Doers Health Consulting
Moderator: Cristobal Garcia, Co-Founder, Innovation Group for Imperial College of London's Dyson School of Design Engineering

11:20 - 12:10
LEADING IN EMERGING MARKETS

Laxman Narasimhan, Global Chief Commercial Officer, PepsiCo; CEO, PepsiCo Latin America

12:15 - 13:00
GROWTH IN EMERGING MARKETS: THE CASE OF PERU

Walter Bayly, CEO, Credicorp
Roque Benavides, CEO, Buenaventura
Moderator: Gunter Baumgarten, Country Analyst and Economist, LatinNews

13:00 - 13:45
LUNCH
13:50 - 14:20
LATAM'S POLITICAL LANDSCAPE & THE PATH AHEAD

Susan Segal, President & CEO, Americas Society/Council of the Americas

14:20 - 15:10
BRAZIL'S ECONOMIC OUTLOOK AND PRIVATE EQUITY OPPORTUNITIES IN THE REGION

Luis Fernando Lopes, Chief Economist & Strategist, Patria Investimentos

15:10 - 16:00
TECH LEADERS OF LATAM: E-COMMERCE, FINTECH & INCLUSION

Eduardo Pontes, Co-Founder, Stone Pagamentos
Cristina Farjallat, Head of Marketplace, Mercado Libre

16:00 - 16:15
COFFEE BREAK
16:20 - 16:50
CONSUMER MARKETS: LATAM VS. EUROPE

Luciano Tulio, Global Director for Adjacencies and Innovation, AB InBev

16:55 - 17:25
EVOLUTION OF CAPITAL MARKETS IN LATAM: AN INSIDE PERSPECTIVE

Sonia Dula, Former Vice-Chairman, Bank of America Merril Lynch

17:25 - 18:15
CLOSING FIRESIDE KEYNOTE: REGIONAL DEVELOPMENT & THE ECONOMIC OUTLOOK
Alfonso Prat-Gay, Former Minister of Economy, Argentina
Andres Velasco, Dean, School of Public Policy, London School of Economics & Former Minister of Finance, Chile
Led by Jose Padilla, Partner & Leader, Latin American Business Centre, EY
18:15 - 18:20
CLOSING COMMENTS FROM LABF CHAIRS
18:20 - 20:00
NETWORKING COCKTAIL