Registration: 5:30 p.m. to 6:00 p.m.

Presentation and Discussion: 6:00 p...

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Energy Reform in Mexico: Challenges and Opportunities for Mexico's New Energy Landscape

Four Mexican legislators will discuss the country's energy reform.

Registration: 5:30 p.m. to 6:00 p.m.

Presentation and Discussion: 6:00 p...

AS/COA
680 Park Avenue
New York
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Overview

AS/COA will host Mexican Senator David Penchyna Grub, Congresswoman Rocio Abreu Artiñano, and Congressmen Juan Bueno Torio and Rubén Camarillo Ortega for a public panel in New York. All four are key members of Commissions involved in drafting the country’s energy reform; President Enrique Peña Nieto signed the legislation’s secondary regulations into law on August 11, ending a 75-year monopoly by state-run company Pemex. According to the Mexican government, GDP will increase by two points by 2025, 2.5 million new jobs will be created, and the cost of energy will decrease because of the reform. The legislators will discuss their views on the reform as well as the legislative process and implications for Mexico's and North America's future.

Panelists:

  • David Penchyna Grub (PRI) - President, Senate Energy Commission (View his presentation.) (Mire la presentación del senador.)
  • Juan Bueno Torio (PAN) - Secretary, Energy Commission
  • Rubén Camarillo Ortega (PAN) – Secretary, Energy Commission
  • Rocio Abreu Artiñano (PRI) -  President, Environmental PEMEX Commission
  • Enrique Perez Grovas, Partner, Latin America Business Center, Financial Services, Ernst & Young LLP (Moderator)

Note: This event is free of charge. Prior registration is required.

Event Information: Ernesto Aguilar | eaguilar@as-coa.org | 1-212-277-8393
COA Corporate Membership Information: Monica Vieira | mvieira@as-coa.org | 1-212-277-8344
Press Inquiries: Adriana La Rotta | alarotta@as-coa.org | 1-212-277-8384
Cancellation: Please contact Juan Serrano-Badrena at jserrano@counciloftheamericas.org before 3:00 p.m. on Friday, November 28, 2014

Speakers

Rocío Abreu Artiñano
President, Environmental PEMEX Commission

Rocío Abreu Artiñano has been federal congresswoman since 2012. She is president of the Special Commission for Environmental Damages in the states where PEMEX operates, secretary of the Climate Change Commission and member of the Infrastructure, Constitutional Amendments, and...

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Rubén Camarillo
Secretary, Energy Commission

Rubén Camarillo has been national congressman since 2012. He is secretary of the Energy and Jurisdictional commissions, and member of the Rules, Regulations and Parliamentary Practices commission. From 2006 to 2012, Congressman Camarillo was Senator for the State of...

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Juan Bueno Torio
Secretary, Energy Commission

Juan Bueno Torio has been national congressman since 2012. He is secretary of the Energy commission and member of the Finance and Monopolistic Practices and Market Regulation Monitoring commissions. In 2006, he was elected Senator for the State of Veracruz. Congressman Bueno...

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David Penchyna
President, Senate Energy Commission

David Penchyna has been Senator for the State of Hidalgo since 2012. He is president of the Energy Commission, secretary of the Foreign Affairs with International Organizations Commission and member of the Constitutional Amendments and Finance commissions. Senator Penchyna has...

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Enrique Pérez Grovas
Partner, Latin America Business Center, Financial Services, Ernst & Young LLP

Enrique Pérez Grovas is partner in the Latin American Business Center at Ernst & Young. He is a Mexican public accountant with over 15 years of experience advising clients on international tax issues arising in Mexico and Latin America and was a partner at Chevez, Ruiz, Zamarripa...

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