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YPA 2019 Holiday Party in Collaboration with TBD

Saturday, December 7, 2019 - 5:00pm | New York

Join Young Professionals of the Americas and TBD for our joint holiday party at Public Hotel Rooftop on December 7. ... Read More

Perspectives from Cuban Entrepreneurs on the Private Sector in Today's Cuba

Thursday, November 14, 2019 - 6:45pm | New York

YPA, CWG, and CET will host a panel discussion with young Cuban entrepreneurs on November 14 in New York, on building business from the ground up on the island. ... Read More

YPA MoMA Private Tour

Tuesday, November 12, 2019 - 3:45pm | New York

YPA New York in collaboration with Visual Arts at Americas Society will host a private tour of the Sur moderno: Journery of Abstraction – The Patricia Phelps Cisneros Gift at the MoMA on November 12.  ... Read More

The Art of Networking: YPA Miami Cafecito with Carrie Moore

Friday, November 8, 2019 - 8:00am | Miami

YPA Miami will host a cafecito with Carrie Moore on November 8, on how young leaders can master their mindset to improve networking skills. ... Read More

YPA Panel: The Future of Ethical Fashion and Empowering Women

Wednesday, October 30, 2019 - 6:00pm | New York

YPA will host Mercado Global for the second time in New York on October 30 for a discussion with fashion industry pioneers on the future of ethical fashion and women empowerment.  ... Read More

YPA Miami: Private Tour and Drinks at MDC's Museum of Art and Design 

Thursday, August 15, 2019 - 7:00pm | Miami

YPA is hosting an exclusive private tour of the Where the Oceans Meet exhibition at MOAD, Miami Dade College's flagship museum of visual art and design. ... Read More

Lessons on Leadership: YPA Cafecito with Mike Fernandez of MBF Healthcare

Wednesday, July 31, 2019 - 8:00am | Miami

YPA Miami is hosting Chairman of the MBF Healthcare Partners Mike Fernandez to speak about his leadership and his career journey.  ... Read More

YPA DC: A Night of Béisbol

Wednesday, July 24, 2019 - 5:30pm | Washington

Join YPA's DC chapter for a happy hour discussion July 24 with the Caribbean Educational and Baseball Foundation and then head to the ballpark to see the Washington Nationals take on the Colorado Rockies. ... Read More

YPA Gallery Tour: Walls of Air – The Brazilian Pavilion at the 16th Venice Architecture Biennale

Thursday, July 11, 2019 - 6:00pm | New York

Join YPA for a private tour of the Americas Society's exhibition Walls of Air – The Brazilian Pavilion at the 16th Venice Architecture Biennale. ... Read More

YPA DC Happy Hour with Universidad Católica de Salta

Tuesday, July 2, 2019 - 6:00pm | Washington

Young Professionals of the Americas' Washington, DC chapter and Club de la República invite you to network with international business students from the Universidad Católica de Salta. ... Read More

Networking Happy Hour: YPA Supports Raising Funds for Venezuela

Tuesday, June 25, 2019 - 6:30pm | New York

Join us and the Venezuelan American Association of the United States for an evening in support of the Cuatro por Venezuela Foundation's efforts addressing the country's humanitarian crisis. ... Read More

Book Launch & Reception: Lydia Cabrera – Between the Sum and the Parts

Wednesday, June 5, 2019 - 5:30pm | Miami

Americas Society’s Gabriela Rangel and Dr. Martin Tsang of the University of Miami will discuss Lydia Cabrera, her archive, and this first English volume dedicated to the Cuban thinker’s life and work. ... Read More

A Cafecito with Belinda Tato on Urban Design and Sustainability

Tuesday, June 4, 2019 - 5:30pm | New York

Join YPA for a conversation with the founder and director of the firm Ecosistema Urbano, a specialized urban consultancy. ... Read More

YPA DC: Trivia Night on the Americas

Wednesday, May 15, 2019 - 6:00pm | Washington

Put your knowledge of the Americas' history, culture, politics, and current affairs to the test with a group of fun, young professionals in Washington, DC. ... Read More

Sports Diplomacy: A Cafecito on Cuba and Venezuela

Thursday, May 9, 2019 - 6:00pm | New York

Join YPA for a timely discussion on how Cuban baseball and Venezuelan soccer can transcend politics to foster transnational links with the United States and beyond. ... Read More

YPA Miami: Cafecito on Lean Branding

Friday, May 3, 2019 - 8:00am | Miami

YPA Miami will host a cafecito with brand strategist Laura Busche, who will share tips on effective storytelling and how to build long-lasting communication strategies. ... Read More

YPA Happy Hour at Club 75 by Convene

Thursday, May 2, 2019 - 6:30pm | New York

We invite Steering Committee and Silver members to a meet and great and whiskey tasting at Convene's new space in Rockefeller Plaza. ... Read More

Unplugged: Freestyling with Cuba's Cimafunk

Monday, April 15, 2019 - 6:00pm | New York

Cuba’s top emerging artist, Cimafunk, makes the first stop in his U.S. debut at AS/COA for a conversation followed by a jam session with his band. ... Read More

YPA Cafecito: Chile 2019 – A Second Serve for President Sebastián Piñera

Monday, April 8, 2019 - 6:00pm | New York

Join YPA and the North American-Chilean Chamber of Commerce for a conversation with political scientist Patricio Navia, who will discuss the president's prospects for passing the tax, pension, and labor reforms he campaigned on.
 
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Cafecito with Venezuelan Congressman Armando Armas

Tuesday, March 26, 2019 - 6:00pm | New York

Join the Venezuela Working Group and Young Professionals of the Americas (YPA) for a cafecito with Armando Armas, a deputy in Venezuela’s National Assembly. ... Read More

YPA in DC: Brazil's Macroeconomic Reforms and the Road to Recovery

Monday, March 25, 2019 - 6:30pm | Washington

Join us for a night of wine, cheese, and politics with Diogo Coelho, of the Brazilian Embassy, to discuss Jair Bolsonaro's first official state trip.  ... Read More

YPA Gallery Tour of Victoria Cabezas and Priscilla Monge: Give Me What You Ask For

Monday, March 25, 2019 - 6:00pm | New York

Join us for a private viewing of Americas Society’s current exhibition featuring two Costa Rican artists who question normative ideas of masculinity and femininity in Latin American cultures. ... Read More

YPA Miami: A Conversation on Venture Investing and Entrepreneurship with the CEO of 8Base

Tuesday, March 19, 2019 - 6:30pm | Miami

YPA Miami is proud to partner with LAB Miami's Brainfood Speaker Series for a conversation with Albert Santalo on his experience raising over $100 million for his companies. ... Read More

The Face of Venezuela's Youth Uprising

Friday, March 8, 2019 - 2:30pm | Washington

Join YPA in Washington, DC for a discussion with prominent student leader Rafaela Requesens, who is leading several of the youth protests against Nicolás Maduro’s regime. ... Read More

CANCELED: Expanding European Football in the Americas – A Conversation with FC Bayern Munich and Bundesliga

Monday, March 4, 2019 - 5:30pm | New York

Join Young Professionals of the Americas for a panel on the expansion of fútbol in the region with FC Bayern's Benno Ruw, Bundesliga' Melanie Fitzgerald, and Olympian Melissa Ortiz. ... Read More

Latin America Business Conference 2019

Friday, March 1, 2019 - 8:00am | New York
Webcast Available

Experts will join private- and public-sector leaders in a series of panels about the current business climate in the region, with a focus on innovation, technology, and entrepreneurship. ... Read More

Inspirational Talk with Sergio Trujillo, Tony-Nominated Colombian Broadway Choreographer

Thursday, February 21, 2019 - 6:00pm | New York

Trujillo is an internationally recognized choreographer who worked on the musicals Memphis and On Your Feet! ... Read More

YPA DC: Welcome Back Happy Hour and Outlook Panel

Wednesday, February 27, 2019 - 6:00pm | Washington

Get to know our Washington community of young professionals from all backgrounds with a passion for Latin America. ... Read More

Fashinnovation: Where Fashion and Technology Connect

Wednesday, February 13, 2019 - 8:00am | New York

YPA members get 15 percent off tickets for full-day passes to this New York Fashion Week event. ... Read More

YPA Miami: Cafecito on Disruption Trends in Latin America for 2019

Tuesday, February 12, 2019 - 5:30pm | Miami

YPA Miami will host their first YPA Cafecito of 2019 with a discussion on the various factors driving disruption in Latin America. ... Read More

YPA Miami Celebrates 5 Years

Thursday, February 7, 2019 - 5:45pm | Miami

Join us to celebrate the fifth year anniversary of Young Professionals of the Americas' chapter in Miami with an exclusive party at Diageo's private bar in the heart of Coral Gables. ... Read More

YPA Cafecito: Juan Navarro-Staicos on Argentina's Economic Context

Tuesday, February 5, 2019 - 6:00pm | New York

The economist and portfolio manager at Lord Abbett will discuss the current economic situation in Argentina in a presidential election year. ... Read More

The Silver Way: What's Past Is Present

Monday, February 4, 2019 - 5:30pm | Washington

AS/COA will hold an evening of culture and conversation on Latin America, Asia-Pacific, and the early roots of trans-Pacific trade. ... Read More

YPA Cafecito with First State's Heather Brilliant on 2019's Investment Outlook

Wednesday, January 23, 2019 - 5:45pm | New York

Learn about Brilliant’s career path, the investment outlook for 2019, and get professional development advice. ... Read More

YPA Miami Documentary Screening and Happy Hour: Venezuela's Struggle for Justice

Tuesday, December 11, 2018 - 6:00pm | Miami

Join YPA Miami December 11 for a film screening of Venezuela: A Struggle for Justice, followed by conversation with members of Foro Penal. ... Read More

YPA Holiday Party

Thursday, December 6, 2018 - 9:00pm | New York

Join us for our annual holiday party at Common Ground in NYC's meatpacking district. Open bar is one hour. ... Read More

YPA Cafecito: The Logic of Investing in Sustainability

Monday, December 3, 2018 - 6:00pm | New York

Can sustainability make money? Oriol Gimenez, a partner at private equity firm CPG Hospitality, will discuss opprotunities in the hotel industry with Young Professionals of the Americas in New York. ... Read More

Forum on Entrepreneurship, Technology, and Innovation in Argentina

Thursday, November 29, 2018 - 4:30pm | Washington
Webcast Available

This forum hosted by Young Professionals of the Americas will showcase Argentina’s entrepreneurial potential to key stakeholders. ... Read More

YPA Cafecito with Alejandro Éder, Former Colombian High Presidential Counselor for Reintegration

Thursday, November 15, 2018 - 5:45pm | New York

Learn about Éder's extensive career in government, dealing with timely issues such as the peace negotiations with the FARC and the reintigration of the ex-guerrilas. ... Read More

YPA Panel: U.S.-Latin American Links in Business, Tech, and Civil Society

Friday, November 9, 2018 - 10:30am | New York

As a new wave of political leadership takes the reins in Latin America, Young Professionals of the Americas' Steering Committee members share their outlook for U.S.-Latin American ties as it relates to their work in business, technology, and civil society. ... Read More

Fake News in Latin America

Thursday, November 8, 2018 - 6:00pm | Washington

Join AS/COA, YPA, and El Club de la República for a conversation in Washington about the infiltration of misinformation in Latin America. ... Read More

Film Screening of DreamTown and Panel Discussion

Thursday, November 8, 2018 - 6:30pm | New York

Join YPA at The Assemblage for the film screening of a documentary about the precarious dream of a young Afro-Ecuadorian soccer player, followed by a Q&A with the director. ... Read More

YPA DC Cafecito: The Role of Water in Peace Building in Latin America

Tuesday, November 6, 2018 - 3:30pm | Washington

Join AS/COA's Young Professionals of the Americas for a discussion with Senior Research Manager at Strategic Foresight Group Diana Philip. ... Read More

YPA Day of the Dead Fiesta in Washington, DC

Tuesday, October 30, 2018 - 6:00pm | Washington

Young Professionals of the Americas' chapter in Washington, DC and the BMW Group invite you to join our Day of the Dead Fiesta for a night of networking and Halloween fun. ... Read More

YPA Panel: Ethical Sourcing in Latin America's Fashion Industry

Tuesday, October 23, 2018 - 6:00pm | New York

Join us in New York with Mercado Global CEO and Founder Ruth DeGolia to discuss retailers' commitment to sustainable sourcing. ... Read More

Risky Business, Press Freedom in Latin America

Monday, October 1, 2018 - 6:00pm | New York
Webcast Available

Journalists in Latin America face one of the most challenging years in recent history. Join YPA and the Committee to Protect Journalists for a conversation. ... Read More

YPA Miami Cafecito: 2018 Elections in Brazil and Latin America's Political Outlook

Thursday, September 27, 2018 - 8:00am | Miami

FIU's Eduardo Gamarra and Llorente & Cuenca's Erich De La Fuente will share their perspectives on the recent political shifts taking place in the Americas. ... Read More

YPA Miami Cafecito: Gustavo Pupo-Mayo and the Future of Television

Tuesday, September 18, 2018 - 8:00am | Miami

YPA Miami is hosting Gustavo Pupo-Mayo, chairman of the Television Association of Programmers (TAP), to speak about the future of the television industry.  ... Read More

YPA Miami End-of-Summer Party 2018

Friday, September 14, 2018 - 7:30pm | Miami

Join Young Professionals of the Americas' (YPA) Miami chapter and friends at Cantina La Veinte on Friday, September 14. ... Read More

YPA Cafecito on Brazil's Elections and Regional Security

Wednesday, August 29, 2018 - 10:00am | Washington

Join Young Professionals of the Americas (YPA) for a cafecito with Thiago Aragao, director of strategy at Arko Advice ... Read More

YPA Cafecito with Cuba's Clandestina

Thursday, August 16, 2018 - 9:30am | New York

Clandestina is Cuba's first independent fashion label. Meet its founders at cafecito with Young Professionals of the Americas, hosted at Google's offices in New York. ... Read More

YPA Cafecito with Lara Setrakian, Cofounder of News Deeply

Thursday, July 19, 2018 - 5:30pm | New York

Join Young Professionals of the Americas in New York for a cafecito Juy 19 with the CEO, cofounder, and executive director of the news website News Deeply. ... Read More

YPA Cafecito on Brazilian Politics

Wednesday, July 11, 2018 - 1:00pm | Washington

Join Young Professionals of the Americas in Washington, DC for a conversation with Andrea Murta, director of North America at JOTA, to learn more about the upcoming presidential elections in Brazil and current political and economic conditions. ... Read More

YPA's 5-Year Anniversary Party

Wednesday, June 27, 2018 - 6:30pm | New York

Help us celebrate Young Professional of the Americas’ five year anniversary at an exclusive happy hour at MADE Hotel’s rooftop. ... Read More

Discussing Film Finance in Latin America and the United States at BFF

Saturday, June 9, 2018 - 2:00pm | Brooklyn

In this Brooklyn Film Festival panel, co-sponsored by YPA, we'll compare film financing models in the United States and Mexico. ... Read More

Latin America in the Era of Fake News: A New Citizenship

Monday, June 4, 2018 - 5:30pm | New York

With major elections in Brazil, Colombia, and Mexico, a June 4 panel will discuss infiltration of misinformation in the region. ... Read More

Q'ab'aj (Hands): The Mystical World of the Mayan Weavers of Guatemala

Thursday, May 17, 2018 - 6:00pm | New York

Join YPA and MARIAS for an evening discussing social entrepreneurship and the intersection between Guatemalan craftsmanship and contemporary design. ... Read More

Cafecito with Maurice Armitage, Mayor of Santiago de Cali

Tuesday, May 15, 2018 - 5:30pm | New York

Learn about the Colombian mayor's track record implementing social innovation development policies in Cali, as well as his vision for post-conflict Colombia. ... Read More

YPA Private Tour of Sotheby's Latin American Art

Saturday, May 12, 2018 - 10:30am | New York

Join us for a private tour of the Latin American Art highlights on offer in Sotheby’s Contemporary Art and Impressionist and Modern Art May 2018 sales led by Assistant Vice President and Specialist Andrea Zorrilla.  ... Read More

Chile's Political Scene post Elections: A YPA Lunch with Patricio Navia

Wednesday, April 11, 2018 - 12:30pm | New York

In the wake of Chile’s recent presidential elections, the political scientist will discuss his projections and Chile's new political scenario. ... Read More

YPA Conversation with the Consul General of Colombia in NY

Thursday, April 5, 2018 - 6:00pm | New York

Join Young Professionals of the Americas (YPA) for a networking happy hour and a conversation with Maria Isabel Nieto. ... Read More

Latin American Business Conference After-Party at Magic Hour

Friday, March 23, 2018 - 10:00pm | New York

Join YPA for an after-party following our Latin American Business Conference at Magic Hour, the new rooftop bar at the Moxy Hotel. ... Read More

Latin American Business Conference 2018

Friday, March 23, 2018 - 8:00am | New York
Webcast Available

Experts and rising game changers in public policy, tech, and social entrepreneurship will speak in a series of panels about the current reality of social change and business in Latin America. ... Read More

YPA: Private Tour of MoMA's Tarsila do Amaral Exhibit

Friday, March 16, 2018 - 1:00pm | New York

Join Young Professionals of the Americas on March 16 for a private tour of the Museum of Modern Art's exhibit on the modern Brazilian artist from the 1920s. ... Read More

YPA Miami: Private Tour and Drinks at the Perez Art Museum

Thursday, March 8, 2018 - 6:30pm | Miami

YPA is hosting an exclusive private tour of the PAMM, Miami's flagship museum of contemporary and modern art. ... Read More

Cafecito with Micky Malka, Founder of Ribbit Capital

Thursday, March 8, 2018 - 3:00pm | New York

The founder of the venture capital firm shares his experience as a serial entrepreneur and his views on major trends in tech and investment in the Americas.           ... Read More

Film Screening: First Lady of the Revolution

Tuesday, March 6, 2018 - 6:00pm | Washington

In celebration of International Women’s Day, you are invited to the screening of Spark Media's award-winning film, followed by a Q&A with former Costa Rican First Lady Henrietta Boggs. ... Read More

YPA Miami Cafecito with Dr. Susan Clancy: Staying in the Game

Friday, February 23, 2018 - 8:00am | Miami

YPA Miami is hosting INCAE’s research director of the Center for Women’s Leadership to speak about gender diversity and promoting women in the workforce.  ... Read More

Cafecito with Venezuelan Congressman Juan Guaidó

Thursday, February 8, 2018 - 5:30pm | New York

Join AS/COA's Venezuela Working Group and the Young Professionals of the Americas on February 8 as we hear from the deputy from Vargas. ... Read More

Happy Hour with the Obama Foundation's Bernadette Meehan

Monday, February 5, 2018 - 6:00pm | New York

Join YPA, PiLA, and YPFP NY for a networking happy hour and a conversation with the executive director of international programs at the Obama Foundation. ... Read More

YPA Holiday Party in Black and White

Thursday, December 7, 2017 - 8:00pm | New York

Join us for our annual holiday party at Sanatorium in the Lower East Side and bring your best Latin America in the 1920’s or 1930’s attire. ... Read More

YPA Goes to Mexico City

Wednesday, November 29, 2017 - 5:45pm | Mexico City

Young Professionals of the Americas and Google Mexico are partnering for an evening of networking and discussion on technology and disaster preparedness on November 29. ... Read More

YPA Launch in Washington, DC

Tuesday, November 28, 2017 - 6:00pm | Washington

Americas Society/Council of the Americas will hold the launch of the YPA's Washington, DC chapter in partnership with founding sponsor, the BMW Group. ... Read More

Book Launch: Bill Meehan, Engine of Impact

Thursday, November 16, 2017 - 6:00pm | New York

Join YPA and Stanford alums for a stimulating conversation with Stanford Graduate School of Business lecturers Bill Meehan and Kim Jonker to launch the publication of their acclaimed new book. ... Read More

YPA Miami Breakfast: Panel on Corruption and its Impact on Doing Business in Latin America

Wednesday, November 15, 2017 - 8:00am | Miami

Young Professionals of the Americas is hosting a breakfast panel on corruption and its effects on business in the region. ... Read More

Art and Activism: Framing the Political Debate with Edel Rodriguez and Lucia Cuba

Wednesday, November 8, 2017 - 6:00pm | New York

Join YPA and Americas Quarterly as we discuss the meeting point of visual art and activism with two of AQ’s Top 5 Art Activists. ... Read More

Film Screening at The New School – Feliciano Centurión: Abrazo Íntimo al Natural

Wednesday, October 25, 2017 - 7:00pm | New York

Directed by Mon Ross, the film explores the life of Feliciano Centurión, a Paraguayan artist who developed his career in Buenos Aires during the 1980s and 1990s. ... Read More

YPA Invite: NewFest Film Screenings

Thursday, October 19, 2017 - Saturday, October 21, 2017 | New York

YPA members are invited to participate in NewFest 2017 with discounts to see three films by Latin American directors. ... Read More

Film Screening at The New School – A Paixão de JL

Thursday, October 19, 2017 - 7:00pm | New York

Join us for the film directed by Carlos Nader about the Brazilian artist José Leonilson's struggle with AIDS. ... Read More

Book Launch –  Felipe Larraín, The Economics of Contemporary Latin America

Friday, September 22, 2017 - 10:30am | New York

Join AS/COA and the YPA for the launch of Felipe Larraín's new book The Economics of Contemporary Latin America. ... Read More

YPA: Private Tour of Hélio Oiticica at the Whitney Museum of American Art

Friday, September 15, 2017 - 5:30pm | New York

Join YPA on September 15 for a happy hour and private tour of the Hélio Oiticica exhibition at the Whitney Museum of American Art.  ... Read More

YPA Miami Summer Party 2017

Friday, July 28, 2017 - 8:00pm | Miami

Join Young Professionals of the Americas Miami and friends at Marion in Brickell on Friday, July 28. ... Read More

Cafecito with Hannah Dreier

Thursday, July 27, 2017 - 5:45pm | New York

Join the Venezuela Working Group and YPA for a cafecito with the former Associated Press correspondent in Caracas.  ... Read More

YPA Miami Breakfast: Colombia in the Post-Conflict Era

Tuesday, July 18, 2017 - 8:00am | Miami

Young Professionals of the Americas is hosting Jim Faulkner of Kroll, Inc on July 18 to speak about Colombia's economic and political challenges in the wake of the FARC peace deal. ... Read More

Voices from Venezuela: Understanding the Crisis

Thursday, July 13, 2017 - 8:00am | Miami
Webcast Available

AS/COA will host a conference on July 13 in Miami with Venezuelan civil society leaders on the ongoing crisis and the humanitarian situation. ... Read More

YPA Miami Breakfast: Dr. Jerry Haar on Innovation and Competitiveness

Tuesday, June 27, 2017 - 8:00am | Miami

Young Professionals of the Americas is hosting a breakfast discussion with the professor at FIU’s School of Business on June 27. ... Read More

Cafecito with Ana Cristina Vargas

Wednesday, June 14, 2017 - 5:15pm | New York

Join the Venezuela Working Group and YPA for a cafecito with Ana Cristina Vargas, founder of Trazando Espacios Públicos.  ... Read More

Films of the Americas with YPA

Saturday, June 10, 2017 - 2:00pm | Brooklyn

Young Professionals of the Americas are hosting a panel at Kickstarter's office on the cultural exchange between North and South America through film as part of the Brooklyn Film Festival. ... Read More

Cocktail with Carlos Rodríguez-Pastor 

Wednesday, June 7, 2017 - 6:30pm | New York

Join YPA for a cocktail with Carlos Rodríguez-Pastor, Chairman of Intercorp and Co-Founder/Chairman of Innova Schools on June 7.   ... Read More

YPA Miami Breakfast: A Journey in Global Leadership

Thursday, June 1, 2017 - 8:00am | Miami

Young Professionals of the Americas is hosting a discussion on career advancement with José "Pepe" Brousset of Junior Achievement Americas. ... Read More

Brainfood Speaker Series: Romero Britto

Tuesday, May 30, 2017 - 6:30pm | Miami

Join YPA Miami for a conversation with Romero Britto on the artist as entrepreneur.  ... Read More

YPA: Happy Hour with Eduardo Leite, Former Mayor of Pelotas

Thursday, May 25, 2017 - 6:30pm | New York

Join YPA May 25 for a happy hour with the youngest mayor in the history of Pelotas, Brazil. ... Read More

Angels Wanted: Investing in Latin American Entrepreneurs 

Wednesday, May 17, 2017 - 4:00pm | New York

YPA is hosting a panel at Twitter's headquarters about investment in Latin America.  ... Read More

Film screening: André Midani — An Insider’s Story of Brazilian Music

Thursday, May 11, 2017 - 7:00pm | New York

Based on the autobiography of noted music executive André Midani, André Midani — An Insider’s Story of Brazilian Music explores Brazilian music throughout his career. ... Read More

Film screening: Redes

Thursday, May 4, 2017 - 7:00pm | New York

A singular coming together of talents, Redes, commissioned by a progressive Mexican government, was cowritten and shot by photographer Paul Strand, with a recently recorded score by Mexican composer Silvestre Revueltas. ... Read More

YPA Miami Breakfast: An Economic Outlook for Latin America

Thursday, April 27, 2017 - 8:00am | Miami

YPA Miami is hosting a discussion on the Trump administration's first hundred days in office with Bulltick Capital's Kathryn Rooney Vera. ... Read More

Cafecito: Ricardo Torres Pérez

Wednesday, April 19, 2017 - 5:30pm | New York

Get an inside perspective on U.S.-Cuba relations and the Cuban economy in a cafecito on April 19 with a director at the Center for the Study of the Cuban Economy.  ... Read More

YPA Miami: Private Tasting and Conversation with Chef Juanma Barrientos at ElCielo

Monday, March 27, 2017 - 6:00pm | Miami

YPA Miami is hosting a private tasting and conversation with renowned Colombian chef Juan Manuel Barrientos, owner of Miami’s ElCielo Restaurant. ... Read More

YPA: Cocktails with FC Barcelona in NYC

Thursday, March 16, 2017 - 7:00pm | New York

Join YPA for a networking cocktail the professional football club’s new office in New York. ... Read More

YPA: Hard Hat Tour of the World Trade Center

Saturday, March 11, 2017 - 1:00pm | New York

Join YPA for a private tour of the World Trade Center.  ... Read More

Pressing Developments for Human Rights in the Americas

Thursday, March 9, 2017 - 8:00am | Miami

Americas Society/Council of the Americas will hold a discussion with José Miguel Vivanco, executive director for the Americas region at Human Rights Watch. ... Read More

New Docta: Language of Discovery

Tuesday, March 7, 2017 - 7:00pm | New York

The New Docta Festival was cofounded in 2013 by Argentine musicians Solange and Sami Merdinian with French cellist Yves Dharamraj to bring classical music to their hometown of Córdoba. This performance spotlights their work in Argentina, featuring all three cofounders, along with pianist Philip Edward Fisher. ... Read More

YPA Carnival: A Night in Rio

Friday, February 24, 2017 - Saturday, February 25, 2017 | New York

AS/COA and LABA invite you to join us February 24 for samba and capirinhas! ... Read More

Latin American Business Conference 2017

Friday, February 24, 2017 - 8:30am | New York

AS/COA is pleased to present the first YPA Young Leaders Conference, bringing together current and rising leaders from Latin America for a half-day conference in New York City.  ... Read More

Brainfood Speaker Series: Patrick J. McGinnis and The 10% Entrepreneur

Tuesday, February 21, 2017 - 6:30pm | Miami

What if there were a way to have the stability of a day job with the excitement of a start-up? In The 10% Entrepreneur, Patrick McGinnis shows you how. ... Read More

YPA: Private Tasting and Holiday Cocktail with Chilean Chef Francisco Mandiola

Wednesday, December 14, 2016 - 6:30pm | New York

The Young Professionals of the Americas (YPA) will be hosting a private tasting by renowned Chilean chef Francisco Mandiola. An intimate holiday cocktail with members of the initiative will follow. ... Read More

Urbanization and Technology: Smart Cities in Latin America

Tuesday, November 29, 2016 - 5:30pm | Miami
Webcast Available

An expert panel discusses how technology is helping Latin American cities to prepare a future-ready economy. ... Read More

YPA Miami Breakfast: What's Next for Brazil?

Wednesday, November 16, 2016 - 8:00am | Miami

YPA Miami is hosting a breakfast discussion on Brazil’s economic and political future. ... Read More

Cocktail with Ambassador Diego Gómez Pickering

Tuesday, November 15, 2016 - 6:00pm | New York

Join YPA for a cocktail with Ambassador Diego Gómez Pickering with the Young Professionals in Foreign Policy and Princeton in Latin America. ... Read More

Carla Fernández's Fashion Show

Tuesday, October 25, 2016 - 5:00pm | New York

Americas Society presents an exclusive event with Mexican fashion designer Carla Fernández, featuring her Spring Summer 2017 collection. ... Read More

Brazil Night with Americas Quarterly

Thursday, October 20, 2016 - 6:00pm | New York
Webcast Available

Please join AQ as we celebrate the launch of our new Brazil issue. ... Read More

Naomi Wallace's The War Boys

Monday, October 17, 2016 - 6:30pm | New York

Jon Rua from Broadway's Hamilton reads key scenes from Naomi Wallace's The War Boys, followed by a panel discussion on immigration, xenophobia, and the arts. ... Read More

Becoming a Young Collector 

Tuesday, October 11, 2016 - 6:30pm | New York
Webcast Available

Join us for a panel presentation on how to start a personal art collection.  ... Read More

YPA Miami Breakfast: What's at Stake for Latin America in the U.S. Elections?

Wednesday, September 28, 2016 - 8:00am | Miami

YPA Miami is hosting a discussion on the U.S. elections following the first presidential debate. ... Read More

Public Lunch with Michel Temer, President of Brazil

Wednesday, September 21, 2016 - 12:30pm | New York
Webcast Available

AS/COA will host a public lunch in honor of Michel Temer, president of Brazil. The event will be available via live webcast.   ... Read More

YPA and PiLA Networking Happy Hour

Wednesday, July 20, 2016 - 6:30pm | New York

Young Professionals of the Americas (YPA) and Princeton in Latin America (PiLA) are joining forces to cohost a happy hour with like-minded professionals with ties to Latin America.  ... Read More

YPA Presents: The Havana Social Club

Thursday, June 16, 2016 - 8:30pm | New York

Join the Young Professionals of the Americas (YPA) for our summer cocktail reception. ... Read More

YPA: Cosme Kitchen Tour and Conversation with the Owners

Thursday, May 26, 2016 - 8:00pm | New York

Santiago Gómez Larrea and Santiago Perez Suarez will talk about how they quit their careers in investment banking to open one of the top-rated Mexican restaurants in the United States with superstar chef Enrique Olvera.  ... Read More

YPA Invite: Latin Mafia Takes New York

Tuesday, April 19, 2016 - 7:00pm | New York

Join the Young Professionals of the Americas for the LATIN MAFIA pop-up opening night.  ... Read More

Book Launch: The 10% Entrepreneur, by Patrick McGinnis

Tuesday, April 19, 2016 - 6:30pm | New York

What if there were a way to have the stability of a day job with the excitement of a start-up? In The 10% Entrepreneur, Patrick McGinnis shows you how. ... Read More

YPA Invite: Malbec World Day

Friday, April 15, 2016 - 6:00pm | New York

Join the Young Professionals of the Americas for the 2016 Malbec World Day (MWD) celebration.  ... Read More

YPA & NYU LaLSA: Recession in Latin America, What's Next?

Tuesday, April 5, 2016 - 6:30pm | New York

Panelists will discuss the legal and investment implications in the continent post-boom.  ... Read More

YPA's Brazilian Baile Funk Carnival Party

Thursday, February 25, 2016 - 9:00pm | New York

Dance samba and sip caipiroskas at the YPA's Brazilian Baile Funk Carnival Party. ... Read More

AQ Launch: Latin America's History-Making "Corruption Busters"

Tuesday, February 9, 2016 - 5:30pm | New York
Webcast Available

The leaders of Latin America’s historic crackdown on corruption will gather for the first time for a unique and topical event.   ... Read More

Una noche en el estudio 

Thursday, December 10, 2015 - 7:30pm | New York

Get out your wigs, your glitter, and your disco pants. The YPA's annual holiday party will get groovy this year at Andy Warhol's former studio, now known as the Soho Arts Club.   ... Read More

Day Passes for PULSE Contemporary Art Fair

Tuesday, December 1, 2015 - Saturday, December 5, 2015 | Miami

Americas Society (AS) and Young Professionals of the Americas (YPA) are pleased to offer our members complimentary day passes for Pulse Miami Beach. ... Read More

YPA Miami: Celebrating the Value in Failure

Wednesday, November 18, 2015 - 6:00pm | Miami

YPA Miami panel for Global Entrepreneurship Week focuses on failures that propel businesses to success. ... Read More

YPA Miami Goes to See Chilean Film El Club at GEMS Festival

Friday, October 23, 2015 - 7:30pm | Miami

YPA members will see El Club at the GEMS Film Festival in Miami. ... Read More

Cuba: The Year in Review and a Look to the Future

Friday, October 30, 2015 - 8:00am | New York
Webcast Available

Join AS/COA'S Cuba Working Group and the CAF - Development Bank of Latin America for a half-day conference on Cuba. ... Read More

Networking Drinks with the Young Professionals in Foreign Policy

Friday, October 23, 2015 - 6:00pm | New York

Join the Young Professionals of the Americas for a networking happy hour with the Young Professionals in Foreign Policy. The event is complimentary for YPA members. Admission for non-members is $5. ... Read More

AS/COA Women's Hemispheric Network Annual Conference and Networking Event

Friday, October 9, 2015 - 8:00am | New York

Prominent figures from the private and public sectors will look at topics such as women in leadership and in the political sphere. ... Read More

YPA Miami: Cafecito on Pope Francis's Recent Visit to Cuba

Wednesday, October 7, 2015 - 8:30am | Miami

YPA Miami to host a breakfast discussion on the Pope's recent visit to Cuba. ... Read More

Public Luncheon: Juan Manuel Santos, President of Colombia

Wednesday, September 30, 2015 - 12:15pm | New York
Webcast Available

AS/COA and the Colombian American Association will host a luncheon and interview with Colombia's President Juan Manuel Santos. ... Read More

NYFW: POLA THOMSON Spring/Summer Collection 2016

Monday, September 14, 2015 - 5:00pm | New York

You are cordially invited to attend POLA THOMSON Spring / Summer 2016 Women's Presentation. ... Read More

YPA Miami Cupping Session with Juan Valdez Café

Sunday, August 9, 2015 - 10:30am | Miami

YPA members smell, sip and savor Colombian coffee and enjoy a weekend breakfast. ... Read More

Meet Matt Brimer, Co-Founder of General Assembly and DAYBREAKER

Monday, August 3, 2015 - 7:00pm | New York

Join the Young Professionals of the Americas for drinks with DAYBREAKER's Matt Brimer and hear him talk about his career path and current projects. ... Read More

Steering Committee: NYSE Opening Bell & Tour

Wednesday, July 29, 2015 - 9:00am | New York

The Steering Committe of the YPA will visit the NYSE for the opening bell and a tour of its historic gallery, followed by a briefing from John Tuttle, Head of NYSE's Corporate Affairs. ... Read More

YPA Miami Policy Lunch with Frank Mora

Thursday, July 23, 2015 - 12:30pm | Miami

YPA Miami to host a luncheon with former DOD policymarker, Dr. Frank Mora. ... Read More

Exploring White Wines: A Private Class and Tasting

Thursday, July 16, 2015 - 6:30pm | New York

Join the YPA for a private class and white wine tasting  with expert Sergio Miguel Stabio.  ... Read More

Miami Launch - Alejandro Toledo's The Shared Society: A Vision for the Global Future of Latin America​

Thursday, July 9, 2015 - 5:30pm | Miami

Join AS/COA for a Miami launch of The Shared Society: A Vision for the Global Future of Latin America​. ... Read More

ArtHamptons 2015

Thursday, July 2, 2015 - Sunday, July 5, 2015 |

Americas Society and Young Professionals of the Americas have teamed up with ArtHamptons. ... Read More

YPA Miami Summer Party

Thursday, June 18, 2015 - 8:00pm | Miami

The Young Professionals of the Americas in Miami celebrate their first anniversary. ... Read More

An Evening with Brazilianist Ben Batchelder and Miami Launch of To Belém & Back

Monday, June 15, 2015 - 6:30pm | Miami

Please join AS/COA Miami at Books & Books for the launch of To Belem and Back. ... Read More

YPA Cafecito with Gabriel López, President & CEO, Ford México

Wednesday, June 10, 2015 - 8:30am | New York

Get to know Gabriel López's career path, learn about the industry's challenges and opportunities for 2015, and ask professional development questions. ... Read More

YPA's Summer Soirée

Wednesday, June 3, 2015 - 7:00pm | New York

Join the YPA and friends at the Jimmy SoHo, featuring DJ Barbie Bertisch and a video installation from artist Alex La Cruz.  ... Read More

YPA: Failing to Succeed - How Successful Entrepreneurs Turn Around Failures

Tuesday, May 19, 2015 - 6:30pm | New York

Panelists from the United States, Europe, and Latin America will discuss lessons learned and compare different environments for start-ups. ... Read More

VIP Pass to Art Miami New York

Thursday, May 14, 2015 - 2:00pm | New York

Americas Society (AS) and Young Professionals of the Americas (YPA) are excited to offer its members complimentary VIP passes to Art Miami New York! ... Read More

YPA Cafecito: Happy Hour with Diageo's William Bullard, OBE

Monday, May 11, 2015 - 6:00pm | Miami

The Young Professionals of the Americas (YPA) Miami will host a Cafecito with Bill Bullard, Director of Corporate Relations for Diageo WestLAC. ... Read More

YPA Cafecito: Bill Faries, Miami Bureau Chief for Bloomberg

Friday, April 24, 2015 - 8:30am | Miami

Faries will share insights on the Summit of the Americas in Panama, as well as broader political and economic trends in the region. ... Read More

YPA Heladito with 16 Handles Founder Solomon Choi

Wednesday, April 22, 2015 - 6:00pm | New York

Learn about Choi’s career path as an entrepreneur, the creation of 16 Handles, and ask professional development questions, all while sampling frozen yogurt! ...