2017 Speakers

2017 Speakers

7th Edition
Conférenciers 
Luis Almagro Lemes
Secretary General, Organization of American States (OAS)
Susan Amat, Chief Executive Officer and Founder, Venture Hive
Chief Executive Officer and Founder, Venture Hive
John Authers
Senior Investment Commentator, Financial Times
Shaukat Aziz
Former Prime Minister of Pakistan (2004-2007)
Frank Azor, Co-Founder of Alienware and Vice-President and General Manager for Premium PCs at Dell
Co-Founder of Alienware and Vice-President and General Manager for Premium PCs at Dell
Bertrand Badré, Chief Executive Officer, Blue Orange Capital
Chief Executive Officer, Blue Orange Capital
Irela M. Bagué, President, Bagué Group
President, Bagué Group
Kai-Uwe Bergmann
Partner, Bjarke Ingels Group (BIG)
Tere Blanca, President and Chief Executive Officer, Blanca Commercial Real Estate Inc
President and Chief Executive Officer, Blanca Commercial Real Estate Inc
Founder and Chief Executive Officer, Kairos Inc
Richard Bradley, Editor-in-Chief and Chief Content Officer, The Worth Group
Editor-in-Chief and Chief Content Officer, The Worth Group
Stéphane Brutus, Interim Dean, John Molson School of Business, Concordia University
Interim Dean, John Molson School of Business, Concordia University
Member of the Executive Committee and Head of Infrastructure, Ardian
Federico Burone Director for Latin America and the Caribbean of Canada, International Development Research Centre (IDRC)
Director for Latin America and the Caribbean of Canada, International Development Research Centre (IDRC)
Jorge Camargo, President, Brazilian Petroleum, Gas and Biofuels Institute
President, Brazilian Petroleum, Gas and Biofuels Institute
Co-Founder and Chief Executive Officer, Vector Space Systems
John Carrington, Chief Executive Officer and Director, Stem Inc
Chief Executive Officer and Director, Stem Inc
James Cason, Mayor of Coral Gables
Mayor of Coral Gables
Steven Cernak, Chief Executive & Port Director, Port Everglades Department of Broward County
Chief Executive & Port Director, Port Everglades Department of Broward County
Thierry Dassault
Deputy Chief Executive Officer, Groupe Dassault
Gary Davis, Chief Consumer Security Evangelist, McAfee
Chief Consumer Security Evangelist, McAfee
Frank Demaille, President and CEO, ENGIE North America
President and Chief Executive Officer, ENGIE North America
Vivian de las Cuevas-Diaz, Partner, Holland & Knight
Partner, Holland & Knight
Arnold W. Donald
President and Chief Executive Officer, Carnival Corporation & plc
Mohamed Lamine Doumbouya, Minister of Budget, Republic of Guinea
Minister of Budget, Republic of Guinea
Andrew Duffell, President & CEO, Florida Atlantic Research & Development Authority
President & CEO, Florida Atlantic Research & Development Authority
Premier of Bermuda
Michael K. Ferris, Founder and Chief Executive Officer, Abacode
Founder and Chief Executive Officer, Abacode
David Folkerts-Landau, Chief Economist and Global Head of Research, Deutsche Bank
Chief Economist and Global Head of Research, Deutsche Bank
Rafael Funes, Founder and Executive Chairman, LOVIS EOS
Founder and Executive Chairman, LOVIS EOS
Marc Garneau, Minister of Transport, Canada
Minister of Transport, Canada
Alberto Giovannini, Chairman, Salini Impregilo
Chairman, Salini Impregilo
Emilio González, Director and Chief Executive Officer, Miami-Dade Aviation Department
Director and Chief Executive Officer, Miami-Dade Aviation Department
Matt Haggman, Program Director, Knight Foundation
Program Director, Knight Foundation
Steven T. Halverson, President and Chief Executive Officer, The Haskell Company
President and Chief Executive Officer, The Haskell Company
Mike Hampton, Dean, Chaplin School of Hospitality & Tourism Management at Florida International University (FIU)
Dean, Chaplin School of Hospitality & Tourism Management at Florida International University (FIU)
Khaled Helioui, Chief Executive Officer, Bigpoint Group
Chief Executive Officer, Bigpoint Group
Frank Holder, Managing Director, Head of Latin America, Berkeley Research Group (BRG)
Managing Director, Head of Latin America, Berkeley Research Group (BRG)
Donna Hrinak, Vice-President, Boeing International; and President, Boeing Latin America and the Caribbean
Vice-President, Boeing International; and President, Boeing Latin America
Distinguished Chair Professor and Academic Director, Observatorio SCALA, Universidad de los Andes School of Management
Nelson Jobim, Partner and member of the board of directors, Bank BTG Pactual
Partner and member of the board of directors, Bank BTG Pactual
Bill Johnson, Former Secretary of Commerce, State of Florida; and Chairman, Advisory Committee, World Strategic Forum (WSF)
Former Secretary of Commerce, State of Florida; and Chairman, Advisory Committee, World Strategic Forum (WSF)
Tunde Kehinde, Co-Founder and Co-Chief Executive Officer, Lidya
Co-Founder and Co-Chief Executive Officer, Lidya
Jorge Kogan, Senior Advisor to the Vice President of Infrastructure and Head of the Transport Group,  Development Bank of Latin America (CAF)
Senior Advisor to the Vice President of Infrastructure and Head of the Transport Group, Development Bank of Latin America (CAF)
Juan M. Kuryla, Director and Chief Executive Officer, PortMiami
Director and Chief Executive Officer, PortMiami
Humberto Alexander Lee, Co-Founder and Chief Technology Officer, Tesser Health
Co-Founder and Chief Technology Officer, Tesser Health
Sophie L’Hélias, President, LeaderXXchange; and Co-Founder, International Corporate Governance Network (ICGN)
President, LeaderXXchange; and Co-Founder, International Corporate Governance Network (ICGN)
Isaac Martín-Barbero, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, INECO
Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, INECO
Robert G. Martins Costa, Director, TRX Financial
Director, TRX Financial
Manuel D. Medina, Founder and Managing Partner, Medina Capital
Founder and Managing Partner, Medina Capital
Gérard Mestrallet
Chairman of the Board, ENGIE
Bernard Meyerson, Chief Innovation Officer, IBM Corporation
Chief Innovation Officer, IBM Corporation
José Antonio Miranda Soto, Chief Executive Officer, Latin America, Gamesa
Chief Executive Officer, Latin America, Gamesa
Pierre Moscovici
Commissioner, Economic and Financial Affairs, Taxation and Customs, European Commission
Mona Mourshed, Global Executive Director, Generation, a program of McKinsey Social Initiative
Global Executive Director, Generation, a program of McKinsey Social Initiative
Co-Founder and Chief Innovation Officer, Improve Digital
John Padgett, Chief Experience and Innovation Officer, ‎Carnival Corporation
Chief Experience and Innovation Officer, ‎Carnival Corporation
Eduardo José Padrón, President of Miami Dade College and Recipient of the Presidential Medal of Freedom
President of Miami Dade College and Recipient of the Presidential Medal of Freedom
Christian Paradis
Senior Vice-President, Strategic Development, Protective Services, GardaWorld
Kyung-Ah Park
Managing Director, Head of Environmental Markets Group, Goldman Sachs
Michael Parker
US Infrastructure Advisory Leader, EY
Director of Cybersecurity, Abacode
Gil Rémillard
Founding Chairman, International Economic Forum of the Americas (IEFA)
President and Chief Executive Officer, International Economic Forum of the Americas (IEFA); and Honorary Consul General of Iceland in Montreal
Carolina Rendeiro, President, World Strategic Forum (WSF)
President, World Strategic Forum (WSF)
President, National Innovation Council of Chile (CNID)
President and Chief Executive Officer, Accion; and Chairman, New York City Economic Development Corporation
Governor of the State of Florida
Richard J. Shea, President and Chief Executive Officer, Atlantic Broadband
President and Chief Executive Officer, Atlantic Broadband
Steve Sonberg
Managing Partner, Holland & Knight
Annette Stapleton-Seaforth, Chief Executive Officer, Port of Spain City Corporation, Trinidad and Tobago
Chief Executive Officer, Port of Spain City Corporation, Trinidad and Tobago
Jeffrey Steiner, Chief Executive Officer, New Franchise Media Inc.; and Board Member, Export Development Canada (EDC)
Chief Executive Officer, New Franchise Media Inc.; and Board Member, Export Development Canada (EDC)
William Talbert III, President and Chief Executive Officer, Greater Miami Convention Visitors Bureau (GMCVB)
President and Chief Executive Officer, Greater Miami Convention Visitors Bureau (GMCVB)
Hashim Thaçi, President, Republic of Kosovo
President, Republic of Kosovo
Michael Thompson
Councillor, City of Toronto; Chair, Toronto's Economic Development and Culture Committee; and Chair, Invest Toronto
Matt Valle, Vice President of Development, Florida Power & Light (FPL)
Vice President of Development, Florida Power & Light (FPL)
Marco Vicenzino
Global Affairs Analyst; and Founder and Director, Global Strategy Project (GSP)
Mark Wallace
Senior Vice President, Global Engineering and Sustainability, UPS
Maria Wells, President, Florida Realtors
President, Florida Realtors
Hugh Welsh
President & General Counsel, DSM North America
Andy Wild, Chief Revenue Officer, Planet
Chief Revenue Officer, Planet
Catherine Wood, Founder, Chief Executive Officer and Chief Investment Officer, ARK Investment Management
Founder, Chief Executive Officer and Chief Investment Officer, ARK Investment Management
Wang Yao, Director, Boao Forum for Asia
Director, Boao Forum for Asia
Shuguang Wang, Executive Manager, Broad Group
Executive Manager, Broad Group
Stavros N. Yiannouka
Chief Executive Officer, World Innovation Summit for Education (WISE) – Qatar Foundation
José Zapata, Partner, Holland & Knight
Partner, Holland & Knight