Mexico’s Energy Reforms: New Frontiers in Regulatory Transparency

Time: 11:00am

Date: Tuesday, January 24

Location: 1779 Massachusetts Avenue N.W., Washington DC

Organization: Carnegie Endowment

  • Attendees include:
  • Daniel Kaufmann, President and CEO of the Natural Resource Governance Institute.
  • Mary Warlick, Principal Deputy Assistant Secretary of State for the Bureau of Energy Resources at the U.S. Department of State.
  • Juan Carlos Zepeda, President Commissioner of Mexico’s National Hydrocarbons Commission (CNH).
  • Deborah Gordon, Director of the Energy and Climate program at the Carnegie Endowment for International Peace
Seminar on LNG and Power Markets in Latin America

Time: 5:00-7:00 p.m.

Date: Wednesday, February 1, 2017

Location: Squire Patton Boggs 2550 M Street, NW,  Washington, DC

Organizations: Squire Patton Boggs and Poten & Partners

Moderator:  Poten’s LNG expert, Majeed Limam


Alvaro Mestre, Squire Patton Boggs resident expert on the development of power projects in Latin America

Michael Reimers, a North American Gas Expert at Poten & Partners

Alan Townsend, a Senior Industry Specialist at the International Finance Corporation.

Forum on Latin America and the Caribbean’s Liberal Renaissance 

Time: 10:00 a.m.

Date: Wednesday, February 8, 2017

Location: The Biltmore Hotel, Coral Gables, Florida

Organizations: The Association of American Chambers of Commerce in Latin America and the Caribbean, and the U.S. Chamber of Commerce




Confirmed Speakers Include:

Rick Scott Governor of Florida

Kurt W. Tidd, Admiral, United States Navy, Commander U.S. Southern Command

John Andersen, Deputy Assistant Secretary for the Western Hemisphere, U.S. Department of Commerce

Rubén Morales Monroy, Minister of Economy, Republic of Guatemala

Orlando Salvador Solórzano Delgadillo, Minister of Development, Industry, & Trade, Republic of Nicaragua

Shunko Rojas , Under Secretary of Foreign Trade, Ministry of Production, Republic of Argentina

Edgar Manuel Vásquez Vela, Vice Minister of Foreign Trade, Ministry of Foreign Trade & Tourism, Republic of Peru

Al Cardenas Partner Squire Patton Boggs

Ernesto Grijalva Senior Vice President – Latin America and Caribbean Legal Affairs PriceSmart