VENEZUELA in 2019: Political and Economic Outlook

Join our important panel of experts: Alejandro Grisanti (straight from Caracas), Russ Dallen, Douglas Barrios and Luisa Palacios As they discuss what could be in store for Venezuela’s economic and political future. When: Tuesday, December 4th Time: 5:00 pm to 7:30 pm Where: Fox Horan & Camerini, LLP


The Collapse of Venezuela

The Economist and Professor Steve Hanke and Professor Richard Nephew made an open discussion about the latest U.S. sanctions in Venezuela, its hyperinflation, and an economic meltdown that has spiraled the country into an unprecedented crisis with global impact. Speakers Steve Hanke  Economist and Professor   Johns Hopkins University   A Professor of Applied Economics and …Read More


The Venezuelan Diaspora: A Crisis with Andean Impact

Speakers: Diego Arria Former Venezuelan Permanent Representative to the UN and President of the Security Council. Former Governor of the Federal District of Caracas Diego Arria is a former Assistant Secretary General of the United Nations, former Venezuelan Ambassador to the United Nations, and former Chairman of the United Nations Security Council. He is known …Read More


The Venezuelan Crisis: What Now? A Dialogue with Experts from the Energy, Military and Financial Sectors

Speakers: Luis E. Giusti  Former Chairman and CEO Petróleos de Venezuela S.A.   Luis Giusti, a petroleum engineer and private consultant, has been a senior adviser at the Center for Strategic & International Studies since April 1999, principally in energy and Latin American affairs.   In 1994 he was appointed Chairman and CEO of PDVSA, …Read More


2018 Latin American Economic & Political Outlook

Andean American Associations welcomes members, private and public sector leaders to dialogue about Latin American’s Economic and Political Outlook and what is ahead for the Andean countries. Speakers Benjamin H. Ramsey  Executive Director | Latin America Research, J.P. Morgan Ben Ramsey is an Executive Director in the Latin America research group at J.P. Morgan, where he is responsible for economics and sovereign debt …Read More


Venezuela: 17 Years Disregarding the Constitution ~ What to Expect?

CLICK HERE TO READ SPEECH   Law Degree (Summa Cum Laude), Central University of Venezuela, (1962). Post graduate courses at the Université de Paris (1962-1963); and Doctor of Laws (Summa Cum Laude), Central University of Venezuela (1964). Since 1963 has been Professor of the Central University of Venezuela. Currently Emeritus Professor. He has been Professor in post graduate courses in …Read More


New Economic and Political Developments in Venezuela

Ricardo Penfold Managing Director Goldman Sachs   Ricardo is a portfolio manager responsible for sovereign research coverage on the Emerging Market Debt team.  He joined Goldman Sachs in 2000 and was named managing director in 2010. Prior to joining the firm, Ricardo was head of research and an economist for Santander Investments and Banco Santander …Read More


What a Trump Presidency​ ​Means for Latin America

  Kathy Bostjancic Head of U.S. Macro Investor Services Oxford Economics PRESENTATION SUMMARY: One of the main characteristics of a Trump presidency will be the unusually elevated degree of policy and political uncertainty. In our base case forecast we estimate that the Trump Administration and Republican-controlled Congress will usher in a substantial $1.2 trillion fiscal stimulus …Read More


Latin American Leadership Award

Latin American Leadership Award Presented to: H.E. Luis Almagro Secretary General Organization of American States (OAS) Mr. Almagro is receiving this award for his courageous efforts in support of democracy. Commemorating the 80th Anniversary of the Venezuelan American Association of the U.S. Thursday, December 8, 2016 MetLife Building WINSTON & STRAWN SUPPORTING SPONSORS   PARTICIPATING …Read More


XVI Annual Spain & Latin America Networking Event, August 31

Spain & Latin America Networking Event We cordially invite you to join us for our 16th annual Spain & Latin America Networking Event at which more than 150 executives will gather for a night of cocktails and hors d’oeyvres. Wednesday, August  31, 2016 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm The Loft in Flatiron  20 West 23rd Street, …Read More