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Argentina: A New Business and Legal Environment

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When:

Thursday, January 12

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Where:

Historic Academy of Medicine


 

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Argentina: Opportunities and Challenges in a New Business and Legal Environment

With the Argentine Ambassador to the United States, His Excellency Martin Lousteau

A Discussion of Business and Legal Best Practices for Market Entry and Consolidation in Argentina

PRESENTED BY THE ARGENTINE CONSULATE GENERAL, THE GEORGIA TECH CENTER FOR INTERNATIONAL BUSINESS EDUCATION & RESEARCH, WASSERMANWEST LLC

In 2015, Mauricio Macri, a centrist businessman, became president of the second largest economy in South America. Now economists are predicting a 3.5% economic expansion for 2017. Come and learn what his market-friendly policies mean for business in this vibrant nation as it makes a clear change from its recent past.

Agenda:

8:00 - 8:15 a.m. - Registration / Breakfast
8:15 - 8:20 a.m. - Introduction 
8:20 - 8:25 a.m. - Opening Remarks by Jorge Lopez Menardi, Consul General of Argentina in Atlanta
8:25 - 9:00 a.m. - Presentation by H. E. Martín Lousteau, Ambassador of Argentina to the United States

9:00 - 9:10 a.m. - Coffee Break

9:10 - 10:00 a.m. - New Investment Climate in Argentina, Opportunities and Challenges - Moderated Expert Panel Discussion

10:00 - 10:10 a.m. - Coffee Break

10:10 - 11:00 a.m. - Legal Landscape: Best Practices and Mitigation of Risk for Market Entry and Operations in Argentina - Moderated Expert Panel Discussion

Please reply to Prof. John McIntyre if you are attending: john.mcintyre@scheller.gatech.edu