Forum Quo Vadis Latin America

Agosto 17, 2022 8:30AM – 12:30PM

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INTERAMERICAN INSTITUTE FOR DEMOCRACY

Invites you to the

Forum Quo Vadis Latin America

 

Coral Gables Museum

285 Aragon Avenue, Coral Gables, FL 33134

Augusto 17, 2022

8:30AM – 12:30PM

 

8:30 Registration

 

9:00 a.m.

Welcoming Remarks

Tomás Regalado
President IID

 

Forum Background

Óscar García Mendoza
Fundación Internacional para La Libertad

 

Keynote Address

Thomas Shannon (USA)
Ambassador and Former Secretary of State

 

Panel 1

Academic view

Eduardo Gamarra (Bolivia)
FIU

 

Héctor Schamis (USA)
Georgetown University

 

Ricardo Israel (Chile)
IID

 

Robert E. Evans (USA)
War College

 

Moderator: Luis Lauredo (USA)

 

Panel 2

Organized Crime

Alberto Capella (México)
Former Secretary for Public Safety of Tijuana and Quintana Roo

 

Iván Simonovis (Venezuela)
Intelligence Analyst and Criminal Investigator

 

María Paula Romo (Ecuador)
Former Minister of Government

 

Maibort Petit (Venezuela)
Investigative Journalist

 

Douglas Farah (USA)
Investigative Journalist

 

Moderator: Norberto Spangaro (Argentina)

 

Panel 3

Freedom of the Press

José Carlos Paredes (Perú)
Caretas

 

Vanessa Vallejo (Colombia)
El American

 

Luis Galeano (Nicaragua)
Café con Voz

 

Iliana Lavastida (Cuba)
Diario Las Américas

 

Tim Padget (USA)
National Public Radio

 

Oscar Haza (Rep. Dominicana)
Mega TV

 

Moderator: Ricardo Trotti
Inter American Press Association

 

Panel 4

Challenges to Governance

Cuauhtémoc Cárdenas
Former Head of Government of México City and founder of the PRD

 

Jorge Arrizurieta (USA)
Americano Media President

 

Simón Ferro (USA)
Former US Ambassador to Panamá

 

Francisco Santos
Former vicepresident Colombia

 

Federico Pinedo (Argentina)
Former Senate President

 

Luis Guillermo Solís
Former President of Costa Rica

 

Moderator: Daniel Hadad (Argentina)
Infobae

 

Closing Remarks

Carlos Sánchez Berzaín

 

Master of Ceremonies: Beatrice Rangel

 

 

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