US Mexico Business Conference
Global Spotlight: Mexico 2013-14

MEXICO 2013-14

EURASIA 2012-13

BRAZIL 2011-12

CHINA 2010-11

Presenters

Al Zapanta
Al Zapanta, President and CEO of the United States-Mexico Chamber of Commerce and is responsible for operations in eight regional offices in the United States and nine in Mexico.
 
Juan Carlos Briseño
Juan Carlos Briseño, Trade & Investment Commissioner at ProMéxico Los Angeles, California (Greater Los Angeles Area) International Trade and Development
 
Dr. Jeremi Brewer
Dr. Jeremi Brewer, is the Executive Director of the Academy for Creating Enterprise. He is also the founder of Micro-Enterprise Partners, a global initiative founded at BYU and Stanford to help bring entrepreneurship education to individuals in developing countries.
 
Hamed Farhadi
Hamed Farhadi, is the Senior Manager of Capital Markets Group for Bank of the West.
 
Eduardo Arnal Palomera
Eduardo Arnal Palomera, Cónsul Titular en Salt Lake City, Consulado de Carrera de México en Salt Lake City
 
Paul Ahlstrom
Paul Ahlstrom, Managing Director and co-founder of Alta Ventures Mexico a venture capital fund focused in Mexico.
Global Spotlight: Mexico Business Sponsors

October 24, 2013 schedule

Conference registration is free, registration for the lunch is $18, register below.

UVU Sorensen Student Center | 7:30AM - 2:00PM

Centre Stage

  • 7:30-8:30am Registration and Breakfast

SC 206b

  • 8:30am
    Welcome: Dr. Norm Wright, Dean of the Woodbury School of Business and University Administration
  • 8:45-9:30am
    Introduction: Stuart S. Dye, USMCOC Chairman Emeritus
    Keynote Presentation: Al Zapanta, President & CEO U.S.-Mexico Chamber of Commerce
  • 9:30-9:40am
    Break
  • 9:45-10:45am
    Lecture: Mr. Juan Carlos Briseño, Director of PROMEXICO, Los Angeles

SC 206 abc & SC 213 a

  • 11:00-11:45am
    Breakout Session 1:
    SC 213a - US-Mexico Chamber of Commerce - Al Zapanta, President & CEO U.S.-Mexico Chamber of Commerce
    SC 206a - US/Mexico Trade and Financing Arrangements - Hamed Farhadi, Senior Manager of Capital Markets Group for Bank of the West
    SC 206b - Mexico Means Opportunity - Juan Carlos Briseño, Director of PROMEXICO, Los Angeles
    SC 206c - Entrepreneurship, Economic Development, Culture, and Poverty - Dr. Jeremi Brewer, Executive Director of the Academy for Creating Enterprise
  • 11:55am-12:40pm
    Breakout Session 2:
    SC 213a - US-Mexico Chamber of Commerce - Al Zapanta, President & CEO U.S.-Mexico Chamber of Commerce
    SC 206a - US/Mexico Trade and Financing Arrangements - Hamed Farhadi, Senior Manager of Capital Markets Group for Bank of the West
    SC 206b - Mexico Means Opportunity - Juan Carlos Briseño, Director of PROMEXICO, Los Angeles
    SC 206c - Entrepreneurship, Economic Development, Culture, and Poverty - Dr. Jeremi Brewer, Executive Director of the Academy for Creating Enterprise

Centre Stage

Cosponsored with the UVU Woodbury School of Business, Utah Governors Office of Economic Development, World Trade Center Utah, US-Mexico Chamber of Commerce, ProMexico, Wells Fargo, Zions Bank, Bank of the West

Registration without lunch

* required (registration is free)

Last Name, First Name *
e.g., Smith, George
 
Email Address *
 
Occupation, Company Name *
e.g., Student, UVU
 
 

Registration with lunch

$18.00 catered lunch

Parking

Please park in the parking garage (marked by the red arrow) next to the Student Center. This lot is a pay-by-space hourly lot and cost $2 per hour, up to a $12 daily maximum. See map below, for additional parking information visit Parking Services.

UVU parking map