Registration: 8:00 a.m. to 8:30 a.m.

Conference: 8:30 a.m. to 1:00 p.m....

The Westin Lima Hotel & Convention Center
Limatambo 1
Lima
Peru
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2017 Latin American Cities Conferences: Lima 

Peruvian President Pedro Pablo Kuczynski opened AS/COA's Latin American Cities Conference in Lima on October 26.

Registration: 8:00 a.m. to 8:30 a.m.

Conference: 8:30 a.m. to 1:00 p.m....

The Westin Lima Hotel & Convention Center
Limatambo 1
Lima
Peru
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Overview

INFRASTRUCTURE NEEDS IN A NEW CLIMATE REALITY

Follow the discussion on Twitter: #PeruSostenible | @ASCOA

Americas Society and Council of the Americas, in partnership with Peru's Ministry of Foreign Affairs, will host their twelfth annual Latin American Cities Conference in Lima. AS/COA’s Lima conference will bring together key government officials and private sector leaders to discuss the country’s infrastructure needs and investment opportunities in light of a new climate reality.  

Confirmed Speakers:

  • Pedro Pablo Kuczynski, President of Peru @ppkamigo
  • Mercedes Aráoz Fernández, Prime Minister of Peru @MecheAF
  • Bruno Giuffra, Minister of Transport & Communications @bgiuffra (Download his presentation.)
  • Isabel Arias, Chairman, Compañía Minera San Ignacio de Morococha S.A.A. (SIMSA)
  • Elena Conterno, President, National Fishing Association @econterno
  • Pablo de la Flor, Executive Director, Autoridad para la Reconstrucción con Cambios (RCC)
  • Gonzalo Gil Plano, Vice President of Corporate Finance, Scotiabank Peru @ScotiabankPE
  • German Jiménez Vega, Country Manager, Pluspetrol Peru @PluspetrolPeru
  • Luis Montoya, President of the Latin America Beverages Division, PepsiCo  
  • Alberto Ñecco Tello, Executive Director, ProInversión @ProInversionPe
  • Carlos Pareja, Peru’s Ambassador to the United States @PeruInTheUSA
  • Fuat Savas, Executive Director, Infrastructure Finance and Advisory team, J.P. Morgan
  • Eleonora Silva, Director Representative, CAF Peru
  • Alejandro Werner, Director, Western Hemisphere Department, International Monetary Fund @imfnews (Download his presentation.)
  • Susan Segal, President and CEO, Americas Society/Council of the Americas @s_segal

Registration: This event is complimentary for all registrants.

Prior registration is required.

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: Mila Fontana | mfontana@as-coa.org | 1-212-277-8331
Note: To view a list of COA corporate members, please click here.
Press Inquiries: mediarelations@as-coa.org
Cancellation: Please contact Juan Serrano-Badrena at jserrano@counciloftheamericas.org

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Agenda

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All times are in local Lima time (UTC -5), one hour behind New York.

8:00 – 8:30 a.m.   Coffee and Registration

8:30 – 9:00 a.m.   Opening Remarks

  • Pedro Pablo Kuczynski, President of Peru
  • Susan Segal, President and CEO, Americas Society/Council of the America

9:00 – 9:30 a.m.   Keynote 1: Economic Outlook of Peru & the Region

  • Alejandro Werner, Director of Western Hemisphere Department, International Monetary Fund

9:30 – 10:30 a.m.   Panel 1: Sustainable Growth in a New Climate Reality
Main question for discussion: Facing growing climate change threats, how can Peru continue its economic growth sustainably?

  • Elena Conterno, President, National Fishing Association
  • German Jiménez Vega, Country Manager, Pluspetrol Peru
  • Luis Montoya, President of the Latin America Beverages Division, PepsiCo
  • Isabel Arias, Chairman, Compañía Minera San Ignacio de Morococha S.A.A. (SIMSA) (moderator)

10:30 – 11:00 a.m.   Coffee Break

11:00 – 11:45 a.m.   Keynote 2: Peru’s Infrastructure

  • Bruno Giuffra, Minister of Transport and Communications

11:45 a.m. – 12:45 p.m.   Panel 2: Financing Resilient Infrastructure
Main question for discussion: Strengthening Peru’s infrastructure is critical for the country’s economic growth. How can the country attract new investors in the current economic climate?

  • Pablo de la Flor, Executive Director, Autoridad para la Reconstrucción con Cambios (RCC)
  • Gonzalo Gil Plano, Vice President of Corporate Finance, Scotiabank Peru
  • Fuat Savas, Executive Director, Infrastructure Finance and Advisory Team, J.P. Morgan
  • Eleonora Silva, Director Representative, CAF Peru
  • Alberto Ñecco Tello, Executive Director, ProInversión
  • Amb. Carlos Pareja, Peru’s Ambassador to the United States (moderator)

12:45 – 1:00 p.m.   Closing Remarks

  • Mercedes Aráoz Fernandez, Prime Minister of Peru

Speakers

Pedro Pablo Kuczynski
President of Peru

Pedro Pablo Kuczynski was elected president of Peru in 2016. Previously, he was prime minister (2005–2006), economy and finance minister (2001–2002, 2004–2005), energy and mines minister (1980–1982), head of the Central Bank (1961–1969). Kuczynski was a partner of the Latin...

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Mercedes Aráoz Fernández
Prime Minister of Peru

Mercedes Aráoz Fernández was named prime minister of Peru in September 2017. Previously, she was second vice president and congresswoman since July 2016. Aráoz Fernandez has also served as country representative for the Inter-American Development Bank in Mexico and as the first...

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Bruno Giuffra Monteverde
Transport and Communications Minister of Peru

Bruno Giuffra Monteverde is Peru’s transport and communications minister. Previously, he served as production minister. Giuffra carries more than 25 years of experience in the private sector, where he was president of Promotick, Distana, and Cuponium Corporation. He holds a...

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Isabel Arias
Chairwoman, Compañía Minera San Ignacio de Morococha

Isabel Arias is the chairwoman of Compañía Minera San Ignacio de Morococha. She is vice president of the board of CEDRO. Previously, she was commercial director of Industrias Alimenticias. and manager of Compañía Minera San Ignacio de Morococha, Servicios Pachachaca, and...

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Elena Conterno Martinelli
President, Peruvian National Fishing Association

Elena Conterno Martinelli is president of Peru’s National Fishing Association. She also serves as director of Scotiabank Peru since March 2015. Conterno has served as a board member of public entities as MiVivienda Fund, Cofide, and Foncodes, as well as in various executive and...

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Pablo de la Flor Belaunde
Executive Director, Autoridad para la Reconstrucción con Cambios

Pablo de la Flor Belaunde is executive director of Autoridad para la Reconstrucción con Cambios (RCC). Previously, he was manager of corporate affairs at Banco de Crédito de Peru and vice president of corporate affairs at Antamina. De la Flor has also served as vice trade...

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Gonzalo Gil Plano
Vice President and Head of Corporate Finance, Scotiabank Peru

Gonzalo Gil Plano is vice president and head of Scotiabank Peru’s Corporate Finance group. He also serves as chairman of La Fiduciaria, a leading trust services company in Peru. Previously, he was part of corporate finance and capital markets teams of Scotiabank and Citibank. Gil...

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German Jiménez Vega
Country Manager, Pluspetrol

German Jiménez Vega has been the country manager for Pluspetrol since June 2011. In this role, he sits as chairman of the boards of Pluspetrol Perú Corporación, Pluspetrol Norte, Pluspetrol E&P, Pluspetrol Camisea, and Pluspetrol Lote 56. Previously, he worked for over 20 years...

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Luis Montoya
President, Latin America Beverages, PepsiCo

Luis Montoya is president of the Latin America Beverages Division of PepsiCo. Montoya began his PepsiCo career in 1991 as a market manager for Peru and Ecuador, and has held several positions since, including general manager, Central America; franchise vice president, Mexico and...

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Alberto Ñecco Tello
Executive Director, ProInversión

Alberto Ñecco Tello is executive director of ProInversión. Previously, he was director of special projects at ProInversión. He has held various positions in investment banking, corporate finance, and project management at Creditcorp, BCP, ING, Consultoria A, Deutsche Bank, and...

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Carlos Pareja
Ambassador of Peru to the United States

Carlos Pareja is the ambassador of Peru to the United States. Previously, he served as ambassador to Chile, Spain, and Switzerland. Pareja has also served as director of Africa, Middle East, and Gulf Countries and director of the Americas in Peru’s Foreign Affairs Ministry. He...

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Fuat Savas
Executive Director, Infrastructure Finance and Advisory, J.P. Morgan

Fuat Savas is executive director of Infrastructure Finance and Advisory at J.P. Morgan. Previously, he held positions at J.P Morgan in development finance, infrastructure development, and other public policy-related projects. He holds a bachelor’s in economics and literature from...

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Eleonora Silva
Director Representative, CAF Peru

Eleonora Silva is director representative of CAF Peru. She has served in various roles in CAF since 1994 including as vice president of finance. Previously, she worked as sector manager for treasury at Banco Provincial de Venezuela and head of operations for Banco de Maracaibo...

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Alejandro Werner
Director of the Western Hemisphere Department, International Monetary Fund

Alejandro Werner assumed his current position as director of the Western Hemisphere Department of the International Monetary Fund (IMF) in January 2013. A Mexican citizen, Werner has had distinguished careers in the public and private sectors as well as in academia. He served as...

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

Susan Segal was elected president and CEO of the Americas Society and Council of the Americas in August 2003 after working in the private sector with Latin America and other emerging markets for over 30 years. A passionate supporter of Latin America, she joined the organizations...

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