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Wednesday

Day 1 – October 20th – Blended format (in-person and virtual) - 9:30am (COT) + 2:30pm (GMT) + 10:30pm (HKT)

09:30 to 09:40
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Opening remarks and welcome.

Mrs. Flavia Santoro, President ProColombia.

09:40 to 10:00
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Keynote speaker:

To be confirmed.

10:00 to 10:25
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Perspectives and opportunities of investment in Colombia.

Mrs. María Ximena Lombana Villalba, Minister of Commerce, Industry and Tourism.

10:25 to 10:55
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Keynote address.

H.E. Mr. Iván Duque Márquez, President of the Republic of Colombia.

10:55 to 11:25
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Colombia fiscal policy Outlook 2021 - 2022.

Mr. José Manuel Restrepo, Minister of Finance and Public Credit.

11:25 to 12:25
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Panel Discussion: Regional promotion opportunities.

- Clara Luz Roldán, Governor of Valle del Cauca.
Success story: Eduardo Arce, General Manager General Medicines COPAC at Sanofi

- Vícente Blel, Governor of Bolívar.
Success Story: Marcelo Altieri, Senior Vice President BU Latin America, Yara

- Elsa Noguera, Governor of Atlántico.
Success Story: Sebastian Castro, President, Ternium

12:25 to 12:55
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A macroeconomic vision of Colombia 2021-2022.

Mr. Andrés Langebaek, Executive Director of Economic Studies, Bolivar Group.

12:55 to 01:10
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Office of the Mayor of Bogota.

Thursday

Day 2 – October 21st – virtual – 8:30am (COT) + 1:30pm (GMT) + 9:30pm (HKT)

08:30 to 09:30
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“Sectoral meetings”

Virtual conference room 1 (8:30 - 9:30) Virtual conference room 2 (8:30 - 9:30) Virtual conference room 3 (8:30 - 9:30)

Life Science.

Challenges and Investment opportunities in healthcare sector in Colombia.

• Ministry of Health.

Panel Discussion

• Colombian Association of Integrative Medicine Companies (ACEMI).

• Colombian Association of Clinics and Hospitals (ACHC).

José Luis Mendez, Colombian Pharmaceutical Association (Asinfar).

• Medical Devices chamber – ANDI.

Moderator: To be confirmed.

Energy and Infrastructure, Presentation and Panel Discussion.

Economic reactivation from the Transport Sector through the 5G program and advances in 4G concessions.

Mrs. Ángela María Orozco, Minister of Transport.

Energy sector through new technologies (Hydrogen, geothermal, battery storage).

Mr. Diego Mesa, Minister of Mines of Energy.

Panel Discussion: Sustainable transportation and energy infrastructure as a pillar of economic recovery.

Christian Johansen, Country Manager Trina Solar.

Estefanía Leon, Investment Director John Laing.

Carlos Rodríguez, Business Development Manager Enerfín – Elecnor.

Francisco Morandi, Vice President Strategy & Latam Advisor – AES.

Jose Mestres, Managing Director & Associate Partner, Head of Latam ex Brazil, Patria Infraestructure at Patria Investimentos.

Moderator: David Gonzalez, Managing Director Group Head LatinAmerica Project Finance. SMBC.

Tourism.

New Tourism Law (promotion of tourism infrastructure).

Mr. Ricardo Galindo Bueno, Vice-Ministry of Tourism.

09:30 to 10:30
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“Sectoral meetings”

Virtual conference room 4

Institutional ecosystem to foster foreign direct investment in Colombia.

Panel Discussion.

Francisco José Noguera Cepeda, President Innpulsa Colombia.

Andrés Raúl Guzmán Toro, President Fiducoldex.

Camilo Fernández De Soto Camacho, President Colombia Productiva.

Javier Díaz Fajardo, Presidente Bancoldex. (Colombian development bank).

Carlos Mario Estrada Molina, Managing Director, National Training Service, SENA.

10:30 to 11:30
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“Sectoral meetings”

Virtual conference room 5

Panel Discussion: Stock Exchange.

Friday

Day 3 – October 22nd – virtual – 8:30am (COT) + 1:30pm (GMT) + 9:30pm (HKT)

08:30 to 10:00
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“Sectoral meetings”

Virtual conference room 1 (8:30 - 9:30) Virtual conference room 2 (8:30 - 10:00)

Agrobusiness.

Sustainable foreign investment for the development of the agrobusiness in Colombia.

Panel Discussion

Camilo Montes, Director Processed Food Chamber at ANDI.

Jorge Bedoya, Director SAC.

Jorge Restrepo, Director Hass Colombia.

Eduardo Baquero, Director Fedecacao.

Moderator: Alan Bojanic, FAO Representative for Colombia.

4.0 Industries.

Perspectives, plans and opportunities for the 5G spectrum auction in Colombia.

Walid David Jalil, Vice Minister of Connectivity, Ministry of Information Technologies and Communications.

Panel Discussion Digital ecosystem and investment opportunities in Colombia.

Participation of venture capital funds and entrepreneurship ambassadors.

Moderator: To be confirmed.

09:30 to 10:30
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“Sectoral meetings”

Virtual conference room 3

Sustainable and Impact Investment Session: Biodiversity and Bioeconomy in Colombia.

Biodiversity in Colombia.

• To be confirmed.

Bioeconomy and its opportunities in Colombia.

Sergio Cristancho Marulanda, Vice-Minister of Knowledge, Innovation and Productivity.

Panel Discussion Success stories in Sustainability.

10:30 to 11:10
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“Sectoral meetings”

Virtual conference room 4

Closing remarks academic agenda.