About

2020 Lex Mundi Latin America/Caribbean Regional Conference

The 2020 Lex Mundi Latin America/Caribbean Regional Conference, hosted by Guyer & Regules, Lex Mundi member firm for Uruguay, is a must attend event showcasing provocative programming, expert speakers and the scenic coastal city of Punta del Este.

Why Attend:

  • Gain insights into the current regional economic environment and what opportunities exist for future investment and business development.
  • Hear how Lex Mundi member firms in Argentina, Nicaragua and Venezuela have developed strategies and business continuity plans to adapt to their respective country's crisis.
  • Learn how multinational companies are implementing specific technology in their legal departments and what your firm can do to compete.

Key Note/ Featured Speakers:  


Professor Ignacio Munyo, Professor and Director of the Center of Economics at IEEM Business School at the University of Montevideo, and Business Consultant for Grant Thornton

Ignacio Munyo is also a member of the National Academy of Economics, treasurer of the Society of Economists of Uruguay and an independent director of the Montevideo Stock Exchange. He consults with companies and international organizations, is a regular columnist for El País and has an active presence in international media..


Leopoldo Hernandez, Managing Partner, KermaPartners

Leopoldo Hernandez leads KermaPartners’ practice for Hispanic markets. 


Gustavo Aguirre, CEO and Founder, BeLiquid

Founder and CEO of BeLiquid, Gustavo Aguirre builds a co-creation space with CEOs (C-Levels too) to reshape their business and transform their cultures so they think, design and perform business in a more innovative way.  

Who Should Attend:

  • Lex Mundi member firm lawyers with an interest or working in Latin America and Caribbean regions.
  • Lex Mundi member firm clients

Contact:

Jane Catherine Collins at Tel: 1.713.328.4533.

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Schedule

Schedule At A Glance

The conference will be held at the Enjoy Punta del Este Resort & Casino unless otherwise noted below. 

For a printable version of the agenda, click here

Thursday, March 5, 2020

2:00 PM – 6:30 PM || Registration 
6:30 PM – 8:30 PM || Opening Reception at the Enjoy Punta del Este Resort & Casino

Friday, March 6, 2020

8:30 AM – 5:00 PM || Registration
9:00 AM – 9:40 AM || Self-Introductions, Welcome and Host Firm Presentation
9:40 AM – 10:05 AM || Happenings at Lex Mundi
10:05 AM – 11:00 AM || Latin America Outlook: Can the Region Rebound from the Current Economic Stagnation?
11:30 AM – 1:00 PM || Adapting in Times of Economic and Political Crisis
1:00 PM – 2:30 PM || Lunch with Speaker
2:45 PM – 3:45 PM || Adding Value through Client Collaboration
7:00 PM - 11:00 PM || Cocktail Reception and Dinner - Aguaverde

Saturday, March 7, 2020

9:00 AM – 11:00 AM || Registration
1:00 PM – 3:30 PM || Lunch and Tour - Casa Pueblo
6:45 PM – 10:30 PM || Closing Dinner at Serena Hotel

Hotel/Travel

Location:

All events will be held at the Enjoy Punta del Este Resort & Casino.

Hotel Information and Reservations: 

Enjoy Punta del Este Resort & Casino  
Playa Mansa Parada 4 | Punta del Este| Uruguay
Tel: +598.4249.1111

  • Hotel rates and reservations: Rooms start at USD 180 per room per night inclusive of breakfast. 
  • The hotel room block will be available until February 8, 2020
  • To make your hotel reservations, click here.  Please specify in the additional comments section when making the reservation whether you prefer a king or twin bed.  

Any cancellations made less than 96 hours prior to arrival will incur a fee of one night's stay.

Travel Information:

Punta del Este is approximately an hour to 90 minute drive from Montevideo. There are no flights from Montevideo to Punta del Este. In the alternative, there are direct flights to Punta del Este from Buenos Aires and Sao Paulo.
Please click here (English, Spanish) for a guide detailing transportation options from Montevideo Airport to the Enjoy Hotel.

Fees/Register

Fees:

Clients attend free of charge.

Registration

To register, please click here.

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