Colombia Investment Summit 2019

Bogotá, Colombia. Hotel Grand Hyatt Salón Gran Ballroom

ABOUT THE EVENT

COLOMBIA INVESTMENT SUMMIT 2019 - About Us

    Is the most important event in Colombia aimed at attracting Foreign Direct Investment into the country. COLOMBIA INVESTMENT SUMMIT 2019 brings together a portfolio of opportunities for investors and allow interaction with:

  • Colombian Government officials.
  • Investment projects to be financed in strategic economic sectors
  • Identify local companies to setup potential strategic partnerships

Event Videos

  • COLOMBIA INVESTMENT SUMMIT 2019 - H.E. Iván Duque Márquez

    H.E. Iván Duque Márquez

    President of the Republic of Colombia

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  • COLOMBIA INVESTMENT SUMMIT 2019 - Martha Lucía Ramírez

    Martha Lucía Ramírez

    Vice-President of Colombia

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  • COLOMBIA INVESTMENT SUMMIT 2019 - José Manuel Restrepo Abondano

    José Manuel Restrepo Abondano

    Minister of Commerce, Industry and Tourism

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  • COLOMBIA INVESTMENT SUMMIT 2019 - Ángela María Orozco Gómez

    Ángela María Orozco Gómez

    Minister of Transport

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  • COLOMBIA INVESTMENT SUMMIT 2019 - Andrés Valencia Pinzón

    Andrés Valencia Pinzón

    Minister of Agriculture

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  • COLOMBIA INVESTMENT SUMMIT 2019 - Sylvia Cristina Constaín Rengifo

    Sylvia Cristina Constaín Rengifo

    Minister of Information and Communications Technology

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Colombia Investment Summit 2019
October 29th 2019

  • Tuesday
    ▒ October 29th 2019
  • 07:00 08:00 Registration
  • 08:00 08:10 Opening remarks and welcome.

    Mrs. Flavia Santoro, President ProColombia
  • 08:10 08:30 Colombia: the time to become a first-class global tourism destination.

    By. Mr. Zurab Pololikashvili, Secretary-General World Tourism Organization (UNWTO).
  • 08:30 09:30 Keynote address.

    H.E. Mr. Iván Duque Márquez, President of the Republic of Colombia.
  • 09:30 10:05 Perspectives and investment opportunities in Colombia.
    Mr. José Manuel Restrepo, Minister of Commerce Industry and Tourism.
  • 10:05 10:20 Remarks by

    Mrs. Flavia Santoro, President ProColombia
  • 10:20 10:25Remarks by Mr. Manuel de la Cruz:

    President Banco Santander Colombia.
  • 10:25 10:40 Break
  • 10:40 11:20 Panel discussion:

    Impact of Sustainable and Responsible Foreign Investment in the Development of Colombia.
  • 11:20 11:45 Financing law and tax policy in Colombia.

    Mr. José Andrés Romero Tarazona. Director of the National Tax and Customs Office.
  • 11:45 12:15 Panel discussion: Opportunities within the new telecommunication and media infrastructure law.

    Sylvia Constaín, Minister of Information and Communication Technologies.

    Moderator. Financial Times, Gideon Long, Editor.
  • 12:15 12:25 Fourth Industrial Revolution and the impact on Colombia.

    Agostinho Almeida, Director of the Center for the Fourth Industrial Revolution (C4RI).
  • 12:25 12:35 Juan Pablo Liévano, Societies Superintendent.
  • 12:35 14:30 Networking Lunch
  • 14:30 15:30 First session: “Sectoral meetings”

    Conference room 1

    Energy sector outlook in Colombia.

    Mrs. Maria Fernanda Suárez, Minister of Mines and Energy.

    Panel discussion: Investment opportunities within energy sector in Colombia.

    • Mrs. Maria Fernanda Suárez, Minister of Mines and Energy.


    • Mauricio Posada Mayorga, Development Manager AES Colombia.


    • Carlos Javier Rodriguez Jimenez, Development Manager, ENERFIN


    • Lucio Rubio, CEO Enel


    • Ruben Borja, Country Managing Director, TRINASOLAR


    Moderator: Dafna Siegert, Executive Director E&Y.


    Conference room 2

    Improving the business environment: Transformation and strategy inside the national Institute of Food and Drug Surveillance (INVIMA).

    Mr. Julio César Aldana, Managing Director INVIMA.
  • 14:30 15:00

    Conference room 3 (Tourism)

    Tourism outlook and investment opportunities in Colombia.

    Mr. Julián Guerrero, Tourism Vice Minister.
  • 15:00 15:30 Keynote Session:

    Sustainable Tourism and Colombia's Potential as a World Class Travel Destination

    Moderator: Costas Christ, CEO - Beyond Green Travel and Global Sustainability Strategist
  • 15:30 15:45 Break
  • 15:30 – 16:15 Panel Discussion: Successful disruptive models within the tourism sector.

    Moderator: UNWTO – Natalia Bayona, Senior Expert Innovation and Digital Transformation.

    Participants:

    • Ayenda Hotels – Andrés Sarrazola, CEO & Cofundador.

    • SAHIC – Arturo García, Presidente & Fundador.

    • Selina – Joe Faskha, Executive Chairman for Colombia.

    • Urban IQ – Luis Fernando Botero, Partner & Co-founder
  • 15:45 16:45
    Second session: “Sectoral meetings”

    Conference room 2

    New strategy to foster the agribusiness sector in Colombia.

    Mr. Andrés Valencia Pinzón, Minister of Agriculture.
  • 16:00 17:00

    Conference room 1

    Colombia’s infrastructure strategy 2020-2022

    Mrs. Angela Maria Orozco, Minister of Transport

    Panel discussion: Financing and secondary market infrastructure projects.

    • Mrs. Angela Maria Orozco, Minister of Transport

    • General Manager, China Harbour Concessions Company S.L.

    • John Laing Group

    Moderator: Financial Times, Gideon Long, Editor.
  • 16:15 17:00 Panel discussion: Financing opportunities for tourism projects in Colombia.

    Moderator: Cristian Roberts, Prime President.

    Participants:

    • Bancoldex: Javier Diaz Fajardo, President.

    • International Finance Corporation IFC – Javier Posas, Senior Investment Officer.

    • Pegasus – Hernando Forero, Partner
  • 17:00 17:15 Conference room 1

    Closing remarks academic agenda. Mrs. Martha Lucia Ramirez, Vice President of the Republic of Colombia.
  • Wednesday
    ▒ October 30th 2019
  • 08:00 18:00 Investment Matchmaking
*Speakers and schedule are subject to change, and will be updated continuously up to the conference

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