The main executives of Argentina will meet today at the 57th IDEA Colloquium after almost two years of virtual encounters due to the quarantine. With strict protocols, chinstraps and affidavits of symptomatology involved, the CEOs of the top companies in the country faces will be seen in the Costa Salguero Center, In Buenos Aires city. TN and TN.com.ar they will have exclusive coverage of the event.
Historically the meeting takes place in Mar del Plata, but the pandemic changed the plans. This year then more than 450 business executives will pass through the corridors of the convention center located in the Buenos Aires neighborhood of Palermo and they will listen to speakers such as the former Vice Minister of Economy Emmanuel Álvarez Agis, the former Minister of Economy Hernán Lacunza and the head of the Buenos Aires government Horacio Rodríguez Larreta, among others.
Today around noon, a pre-recorded interview with the current head of the Economy portfolio will also be shown to the public, Martin Guzman, who is traveling in the United States to renegotiate the debt with the International Monetary Fund (IMF).
Matías Kulfas, Minister of Productive Development of the Nation will also be of the game. In addition, candidates for national legislators for the province of Buenos Aires and different governors of the country will participate in the meeting.
There will also be international speakers that will be part of the meeting, such as Ricardo Hausmann, Director of the Growth Lab, Professor of the Practice of International Political Economy, Harvard University; Jean-Pascal Tricoire, Chairman and CEO Schneider Electric; Paul Polman, Influencer, business leader, campaigner, Co-Author of “Net Positive: how courageous companies thrive by giving more than they take”; Oren Gershtein, Founder of IdealityRoads and CITES’ partner; y Tyler Cowen, Economics Professor, George Mason University and author, Big Business, Stubborn Attachments and Average Is Over.
Other highlights of the meeting will be a proposal of ideas to generate employment in charge of the institution, presented by the chief economist of IDEA, Santiago Bulat.
The 57th IDEA Colloquium it will last for three days, from October 13 to 15 between 7:30 a.m. and 2:00 p.m.. The motto that accompanies this year’s edition is “Let’s achieve a sustainable Argentina “ and aims to place formal private employment at the center of the conversation to promote social integration, growth and development of the country in the long term, the institution explained in a statement.
“Our country has a great opportunity if we can extend the horizon of problem solving to find more factors that unite us”, he told TN.com.ar, Roberto Murchinson, President of IDEA and Grupo Murchison. He stressed that for the first time the IDEA Colloquium it will accompany the Sustainable Development Goals proposed by the UN for 2030. “The environment, diversity, integration, among others, are issues that have to do with longer-term solutions to work in a sustainable Argentina,” he concluded.
Disclaimer: This article is generated from the feed and not edited by our team.