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Tuesday, April 5 • 7:45am - 8:50am
Themed Breakfast: Latin America Opportunities
In spite of Latin America’s economic slowdown, the region continues to be one of the key growth markets globally for clean energy. In 2015, $15bn was invested in clean energy projects and more than 4GW of wind and solar projects were installed. What are the key strategies to be successful in a region marked by political instability and financial risk, but also great energy resources and competitive prices? In this round-table, leading generators in Latin America discuss risks and opportunities of investing in the region.

Moderator
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Lilian Alves

Head of Latin America Research, Bloomberg New Energy Finance
Lilian Alves is the Head of Latin America Research at Bloomberg New Energy Finance. She focuses on power markets and renewable energy, looking at economic fundamentals, policy and regulation, development strategies and future trends for Latin America. After conducting in-depth analysis... Read More →

Speakers
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Amos J. Hochstein

Special Envoy and Coordinator for International Energy Affairs, Bureau of Energy Resources, US Department of State
Amos J Hochstein currently serves as the Special Envoy and Coordinator for International Energy Affairs leading the Bureau of Energy Resources (ENR) at the U.S. Department of State. He oversees U.S. foreign policy engagement in the critical intersection of energy and national security... Read More →
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Sebastián Kind

Undersecretary for Renewable Energy, Ministry of Energy and Mining, Argentina
Sebastian Kind is Mechanical Engineer from the National Technological University of Argentina (UTN) and he holds a Master’s of Science in Renewable Energies from EUREC Agency in Brussels (Belgium) jointly with Zaragoza University (Spain) and Athens National Technological University... Read More →
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Alessandra Marinheiro

Latam Chief Executive Officer, ContourGlobal
Mrs Alessandra Marinheiro joined ContourGlobal in August 2009 as Business Development Vice-President for Brazil, where she successfully originated and structured greenfield wind and hydro projects. Alessandra is currently ContourGlobal’s LATAM CEO, where she is responsible for... Read More →
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Li Yinsheng

Chief Executive Officer, Brazil, China Three Gorges
Educational background:  Bachelor’s degree in Science (1996) and Master’s degree in Engineering (2004) from the Tsinghua University in Beijing, He is a civil engineer, majored in water resources and hydropower. Li Yinsheng is CEO of CTG Brasil, meanwhile leads a team in China... Read More →


Tuesday April 5, 2016 7:45am - 8:50am PDT
Grand Hyatt New York 109 East 42nd Street, New York, New York, USA, 10017