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Americas Society / Council of the Americas

October 3, 2016
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BUILDING PERU: THE ROAD TO THE UN'S 2030 AGENDA FOR SUSTAINABLE DEVELOPMENT

Follow the discussion on Twitter: #Peru2030 | @ASCOA

Americas Society and Council of the Americas, in partnership with Peru's Foreign Affairs Ministry, will host its eleventh annual conference in Lima. AS/COA’s Lima conference will bring together key government officials and private sector leaders to address the political and economic outlook, as well as challenges and opportunities for the Pedro Pablo Kuczynski administration.

NOTA: El Registro Online esta cerrado. Todavia se puede registrar en el Ministerio el dia lunes,3 de octubre,  a partir de las 8:00 a.m.
Online registration is now closed. You may Still register at the Ministry on Monday, October 3, starting at 8:00 a.m.

Registration: This event is complimentary for all registrants.
Prior registration is required.

Speakers:

  • Martín Vizcarra, First Vice President and Transport and Communications Minister @MartinVizcarraC
  • Eduardo Ferreyros, Minister, Foreign Trade and Tourism @mincetur
  • Ricardo Luna, Minister, Foreign Affairs @CancilleriaPeru
  • Gonzalo Tamayo, Minister, Energy and Mines @MemPeru
  • Claudia Cooper Fort, Vice Minister of the Economy, Ministry of Economy and Finance @MEF_Peru (Download her presentation.)
  • Martin J. Alcalde Pineda, Environmental and Social Manager, Geopark   
  • Francisco Augusto Baertl Montori, President, PetroPeru @petroperu_sa
  • Roque Benavides, CEO, Buenaventura
  • Fernando Bravo, Director for Andean Region, Goldman Sachs (Download his presentation.)
  • Enrique Castillo, Director and Anchor of Agenda Política, Canal N @canalN_
  • Diego de la Torre, President, United Nations Global Compact in Peru @PactoGlobalPERU
  • Jasmin Eymery, Sustainability and Public Affairs Leader for Latam, GE Latin America
  • Gabriel Manzano, Country Markets Head, Citibank del Perú @Citi (Download his presentation.)
  • Oscar Rivera, Chairman of the Board of the Peruvian Bank Association (ASBANC), First Vice President of the National Federation of Private Business Institutions @CONFIEP (Download his presentation.)
  • Susan Segal, President and CEO, Americas Society/Council of the Americas @s_segal

Event Information: Cara Caponi | ccaponi@as-coa.org | 1-212-277-8368
Sponsorship Opportunities: Ana Calderon | acalderon@as-coa.org | 1-212-277-8358
COA Corporate Membership Information: Monica Vieira | mvieira@as-coa.org | 1-212-277-8344
AS Individual Membership Information: Felipe Marin | fmarin@as-coa.org | 1-212-277-8342
Press Inquiries: mediarelations@as-coa.org

Video: Lima 2016 – Eduardo Ferreyros sobre los pilares del desarrollo sostenible en Perú

October 03, 2016

El ministro de comercio exterior y turismo, junto a la presidenta de AS/COA, habló de los elementos principales para alcanzar los objetivos globales de la ONU....

Video: Lima 2016 – Claudia Cooper Fort y el panorama económico del Perú

October 03, 2016

La viceministra de economía habló de los principales objetivos del nuevo gobierno y como reactivar las inversiones. ...

Video: Lima 2016 – Gonzalo Tamayo Flores y un panel sobre Perú y los Objetivos de Desarrollo Sostenible de la ONU

October 03, 2016

El ministro de energía y minas y un panel de expertos del sector privado hablaron de como promover la inclusión social en el interior del país....

Video: Lima 2016 – Martín Vizcarra sobre un Perú competitivo

October 03, 2016

El primer vicepresidente habló de cómo transformar el país en un mercado competitivo e innovador....

Agenda

Download a PDF of the agenda.

Baje la agenda en español.

All scheduling is in local Lima time, which is one hour behind New York (ET).

8:30–8:50 a.m.   Opening Remarks

  • Susan Segal, President and CEO, Americas Society/Council of the America
  • Eduardo Ferreyros, Minister, Foreign Trade and Tourism

9:00–9:20 a.m.   Keynote Address

  • Claudia Cooper Fort, Vice Minister of the Economy, Ministry of Economy and Finance

9:20–10:30 a.m.   Panel 1: Economic Outlook of Peru

  • Oscar Rivera, Chairman of the Board of the Peruvian Bank Association (ASBANC), First Vice President of the National Federation of Private Business Institutions (CONFIEP)
  • Gabriel Manzano, Country Markets Head, Citibank del Perú
  • Fernando Bravo, Director for Andean Region, Goldman Sachs
  • Enrique Castillo, Director and Anchor of Agenda Política, Canal N (moderator)

Questions for discussion: What is the state of Peru’s economy in 2016? What are short term goals for the Peruvian economy over the next few years? How will increased investments in the country’s infrastructure affect the economic growth of Peru? Why should investors support innovation as a means to stimulate growth? Can financing infrastructural improvements in Peru also serve to reach the UN Sustainable Development Goals for 2030?

10:30–11:00 a.m.   Coffee Break

11:00–11:20 a.m.   Keynote Address

  • Gonzalo Tamayo Flores, Minister, Energy and Mines of Peru

11:20–12:25 p.m.   Panel 2: Peru and the UN’s 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development

  • Roque Benavides, CEO, Buenaventura
  • Augusto Baertl, President, PetroPeru
  • Jasmin Eymery, Public Affairs & Sustainability Manager, Latin America
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  • Martin J. Alcalde Pineda, Enviromental and Social Manager, Geopark
  • Diego de la Torre, President, United Nations Global Compact in Peru (moderator)

Questions for discussion: What are some examples of successful private-public partnerships that have advanced the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs)? What role does innovation have in reaching the SDGs by 2030? What metrics will be utilized to measure the success of the Sustainable Development Goals, especially SDG 8 (Decent Work and Economic Growth) and SDG 9 (Industry, Innovation, and Infrastructure)? What is the role of the private sector in helping Peru reach the SDGs? What are the biggest challenges that could impede the success of the SDGs? What opportunities exist for investors? How do the SDGs and the 2030 Agenda affect foreign investment in Peru?

12:45 p.m.   Closing Remarks

  • Ricardo Luna, Minister, Foreign Affairs (introduction)
  • Martín Vizcarra, First Vice President of Peru and Transport and Communications Minister