International Festival of Business 2014 - Liverpool.
Latin America Week 9-13 June.
Latin America will be the focus in the Hub for the opening week of IFB 2014. Organised in partnership with Canning House and the Latin American Trade & Investment Association (LATIA), the week will feature a programme of events designed to inform delegates of the exciting business and investment opportunities offered by the growing Latin American economies.
The Latin American Trade & Investment Association (LATIA – www.latia.org) is an independent non-profit making organisation established in 2010 with membership comprising the Trade and Investment agencies and Embassy commercial offices from 19 Latin American Countries.
Canning House (www.canninghouse.org) is a unique centre dedicated to stimulating understanding and engagement between Britain and the Hispanic and Luso-Brazilian world through dynamic debates, networking events, and education activities.
HUB events – Latin America
Canning House, in partnership with LATIA and with the support of Santander, will be running a series of seminars and workshops throughout the week to showcase Latin America as a destination for British trade and investment. For more information on our events and how to book a place for free, please see the links below:
9th June 09.30 - 12.00:
Doing Business in Latin America - opportunities for British SMEs
9th June 14.00 - 17.00:
Overview of key opportunities and developments in Latin America’s energy sector - with case studies
10th June 10.00 - 11.30:
Doing Business in Brazil - a roundtable with Santander Brazil's chief economist
13th June 09.30 - 12.00:
Infrastructure opportunities in Latin America - with case studies.
Winning Business in Latin America: 12 June
UKTI seminar aimed at British companies seeking new business opportunities in Latin American markets including the Pacific Alliance countries of Mexico, Chile, Columbia and Panama plus key markets such as Brazil, Argentina and Peru.
The UKTI Brazil Oil & Gas Marine Engineering Forum: 13 June
The Forum will be a unique opportunity to learn more about key Brazilian offshore supply and subsea support opportunities from integrators and specifiers which have a pipeline of contracts and projects for delivery from 2015 onwards.
For more information about IFB2014 please go to: IFB2014.com