1. Welcome message from Ramiro Crawford, General Coordinator of the Conference.
2. Words from CARIRIM Representatives, Mark D. Griffith and David Jordan
3. Government Representative
Opportunities and challenges for the establishment of new companies.
Jaime García - Víctor Umaña, Latin American Center for Competitiveness and
Sustainable Development Clads - Incae .
(The Wall Street Journal has ranked INCAE Business School as one of the top 10
International business schools in the world)
Exports, economy and investment opportunities between Central America and the
Caribbean Islands. COMEX / PROCOMER
Incentives Program for the establishment of new companies.
Eugenio Quirós, Director of the National Associations of Free Zones.
Investment promotion strategy out of the Greater Metropolitan Area GAMA and
investment opportunities in Limón.
Margarita Umaña, Head of Planning and Strategy, CINDE
Panel on Investment and Trade Opportunities between Central America and the Caribbean Islands. Potential.
*David Jordan, Trade and Economic Policy Specialist, Giordano Associates Ltd., Saint Lucia
*Mark Griffith, Caribinvest West Indies Ltd, Barbados, Business development
Tourist Development Projects,
Ministry of Tourism - Costa Rica Tourist Board (ICT)
Proposal for a Special Economic Zone,
Silvia Lara Povedano - Vicepresidenta / Directora Fondo Impacto Colectivo
AED - Asociación Empresarial para el Desarrollo
The international market access process at ExporTT - Trinidad & Tobago.
Camille James, Senior Export Officer
Tracy Davidson-Celestine, Ambassador of the Republic of Trinidad and Tobago.
The importance of business Alliance. Creating the conditions for companies to invest,
generate jobs and produce.
Enrique Egloff, President of the Chamber of Industries of Costa Rica
Panel of projects for the development of the Costa Rican Caribbean
*New Limón International Airport Project,
Enzest Brown, Lead Developer
*Progress of investment projects for economic development of the Caribbean
China Harbour Engineering Company - CHEC CR
Wrap up and cocktail
Presentation Caribbean Cultural Group
Promoting trade, St. Lucia Manufactures Association SMAssoc, BARON Foods, CARIBInvest, FRIEETAD, MASSY Group, OECS.
Sarah Peter, Jornalist, Chairs a Caribbean Islands Business round table discussion.
The importance of environmental sustainability in the development of investments and trade in the Caribbean RIM (Central America - Caribbean Islands).
La importancia de la sostenibilidad ambiental en el desarrollo de las inversiones y comercio en el Caribbean RIM (Centro América - Caribe Insular)
Carlos Manuel Rodríguez, Vice President Conservation International, former Minister of the Environment.
Arturo Condo, President for EARTH / Rector
Production and quality with commercial purposes
Opportunities and advantages to make investments in the Costa Rican Caribbean
Oportunidades y ventajas para realizar inversiones en el caribe costarricense
Luis Guillermo Solís, President of the Republic of Costa Rica.
Rueda de negocios
Closing remarks of the Conference
Cierre y balance
Caribbean cultural show
Espectáculo cultural caribeño
Cóctel de cierre