Register Today! Apply early – spaces are limited!
Conference Date: March 25, 2019
Location: InterContinental Hotel Buenos Aires 809 Moreno St., Buenos Aires, C1091AAQ Argentina Tel: 54-11-43407100
Note: For those traveling to the conference, a special rate is available at $179 plus tax.
Cost: $500 per participant
This includes an invitation to a Sunday night networking event, food, and coffee throughout the conference, one-on-one meetings with Officers, and an invitation to the official reception at Palacio Bosch, the U.S. Ambassador residence on Monday.
ATCC Members: (Argentine Companies) - Exclusive conference discounted ticket at $150. In case of interest, please request the registration link to Marketing@argentinatexas.org
Network with U.S. companies part of the Trade Mission to the Southern Cone Region delegation, service providers and U.S. Diplomats in the South America region.
Gain knowledge about the business opportunities in South America markets and network with U.S. companies part of the Trade Mission to Southern Cone Region delegation, service providers and U.S. Diplomats in the region.
Hosted in Buenos Aires, Argentina, the Conference will focus on regional business opportunities, economic trends, and strategies to win business.
Gain a competitive advantage by identifying the export opportunities and best prospects in South America.
Conference will provide participants with access to substantive information about the region and strategies for entering or expanding business in the region.
Hear from experts on topics such as trade agreements, export financing, digital strategies, regional distribution, legal consideration, and compliance.
Monday, March 25
7:30 AM – 8:30 AM Conference Registration and Continental Breakfast – Grand Foyer
8:30 AM – 9:00 AM Opening Remarks – Monserrat A
Richard Steffens, Executive Director for the Western Hemisphere Office – U.S. Department of Commerce
Edward C. Prado - U.S. Ambassador to the Argentine Republic (Invited)
9:00 AM – 9:40 AM Panel #1: Regional Economic Overview – Monserrat A
9:40 AM – 10:20 AM Panel #2: Making Deals: Financing U.S. Exports in the Region – Monserrat A
Sharyn Koenig, Managing Director, Eastern and Western Regions - U.S. Export-Import Bank
Gary Mendell, President - Meridian Finance Group Santander Commercial Banking – TBC
10:20 AM – 10:40 AM Networking Break – Grand Foyer
10:40 AM – 11:20 AM Panel #3: Developing and Financing Projects – Monserrat A
Jason Whitney, Associate Director, Global Energy Group - Overseas Private Investment Corporation U.S. Trade and Development Agency (TBC)
11:20 AM – 12:00 PM Mitigating Risks when Exporting to the Region – Monserrat A
John M. Huddle, Esq., CEO & Attorney at Law - The Global Law Group, PLC
Laura Hammel, IP Attaché - The United States Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO)
Roxana Kahale, Founding Partner - Kahale Abogados (TBC)
12:10 PM – 1:30 PM Keynote Luncheon - The SME sector in the Americas significant role in the region’s economic growth and global trade – Terraza del Virrey
Rick de Lambert, Regional Senior Commercial Officer – U.S. Department of Commerce
Jose Acosta, President of Public Affairs, UPS Americas Region
1:40 PM – 5:00 PM One-on-One Consultation Meetings – Miro + Dali
These one-on-ones are concurrent to the afternoon workshops. Meetings are available with:
• U.S. Embassy Officials from Argentina, Bolivia, Brazil, Chile, Colombia Ecuador, Paraguay, Peru, Uruguay, and Guyana
• Business service providers who can speak to the following topics: Export Finance, Logistics, Legal and Intellectual Property, Export Compliance, Trade Barriers, and Advocacy, and Marketing
1:40 PM – 2:20 PM Workshop #1: Regional Distribution: Creating a Regional Strategy – Picasso
Rodrigo Aznarez, Latin America Customs and Trade Compliance Manager – UPS
2:20 PM – 3:00 PM Workshop #2: Negotiating Contracts and Winning Deals – Picasso
John M. Huddle, Esq., CEO & Attorney at Law - The Global Law Group, PLC Americo Tadeu, Deputy Director - The Advocacy Center
3:00 PM – 3:40 PM Networking Break – Grand Foyer
3:40 PM – 4:20 PM Workshop #3: Export Compliance and Defeating Trade Barriers – Picasso
Mike Allocca, President – Allocca Enterprises
Steven Presing, Office of Trade Agreements Negotiations and Compliance – U.S. Department of Commerce
4:20 PM – 5:00 PM Workshop #4: Digital Strategies – Picasso
Sergio Del Casale, Managing Director South Cluster & Executive leader of the e-commerce strategy for LATAM (Invited)
5:00 PM Conference Adjourn
6:30 PM – 8:00 PM Networking Reception – Palacio Bosch, U.S. Ambassador’s Residence
The event will focus on three main aspects: exhibition, business relationship and contents, will be carried out in three consecutive days in Puerto Madryn city during the April, 4th, 5th and 6th , 2019 in the facilities of CIMA and Social and Sport Madryn Club, integrating an approximate total area of 20,000m2
Exhibition, will be distributed in three covered pavilions interconnected within the grounds of Social and Sport Madryn Club, will contemplate the distribution of 99 stands of different sizes that be equal to more than 850m2 for the presentation of companies, institutions and organizations linked to the industry, with 1,300m2 in 10 outdoor lots for the presentation and exhibition of large equipment, machinery and private, commercial and industrial vehicles.
Business Linking, is the main purpose of the event, will facilitate the space and provide the necessary conditions to generate through the business meetings, relationship and links between the representations of companies in order to realize real and valuable business opportunities.
Contents, a broad and intense activity grid will be developed on specific knowledge and technical updating based on seven main thematic areas:
-Oil & Gas
The proposals for the approach of the contents contemplate the realization of seminars, trainings, workshops and conferences; the participation of relevant personalities of national and international level, national government officials and academic references of national universities is foreseen.
In view of the magnitude and interest that the event has aroused among municipal, provincial and national authorities; and driven by the positive feedback we have received from different national and international economic sectors in the approach of integrating Patagonia and its companies with existing opportunities inside and outside the country from the main productive sectors of the region: Aluminium, Oil, Gas, Sea,
Fishing, Renewable Energy and Mining:
We invite and summon the companies related to the aforementioned sectors to join EVENPa2019 participating as SPONSORS and / or EXHIBITORS and to take part in the Business Meetings, being the creator of this unprecedented event that is shaping up as a benchmark for business integration in Argentina. Companies from the US, Spain, Chile, Chubut, Santa Cruz and Buenos Aires have already expressed willingness to participate.
We trust that the proposal will be well received and we have an affirmative answer about your participation and count your company among the promoters of this great opportunity.
More Info Here
The Argentina Gas & Oil Summit will serve as a platform to discuss the vast developments taking place across the industry and the growing opportunities the country has to offer across the Unconventional, Conventional & Offshore sectors
With Argentina positioning itself as the most attractive prospect for shale development outside of North America, accelerating production and the mass development of resources have taken centre stage. As a new licensing round takes shape, providing a wealth of opportunities for IOC’s and NOC’s, the offshore market in Argentina also offers a huge amount of promise. With innovative technologies to enable enhanced oil recovery coming onto the market and technological advancements working to improve yield and reduce production costs, the industry is moving from strength to strength.
The Argentina Oil & Gas Summit will serve as a platform to discuss the vast developments taking place across the industry and the growing opportunities the country has to offer across the Unconventional, Conventional & Offshore sectors. Encouraging increased international dialogue, partnerships for growth, investment, the importance of data & digitalisation and taking a strategic look at the supply chain, the Summit will provide a forum to discuss this expanding market.
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Pre-OTC International Cocktail
Come and join us at this event to warm-up for the OTC.
Seven chambers of commerce are organizing the cocktail
Mingle and start networking right away!
When: May 5th 2019
Time: 6:00 pm to 9:00 pm
Where: DoubleTree by Hilon - Greenway Plaza
6 E Greenway Plaza, Houston, TX 77046, USA
$40 - Members
$60 - Non Members
200 executives, entrepreneurs, and public officials all across Latin America, Europe and the US sharing business opportunities to strengthen and integrate the oil and gas value chain worldwide.
Dress Code: Business Casual
Ticket includes: complimentary drink and delicious hors d'oeuvres. Parking available not included
Gold - 8 cocktail tickets - 4 seminar tickets
Silver - 4 cocktail tickets - 2 seminar tickets
Bronze - 2 cocktail tickets - 1 seminar tickets
Mini-booth - Company Banner + mini table - 1 cocktail tickets
Mini-booth - $150
Bronze sponsor - $450
Silver sponsor -- $900
Gold sponsor - $1.800
Non Members :
Mini-booth - $200
Bronze sponsor - $500
Silver sponsor - $1.000
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