September

23 - 29, 2019

Merida, Yucatan
AMPROFEC
Programa

Program

Thursday,

SEPTEMBER 26 2019

*Program subject to change without notice

Activities

Location

ASETUR Breakfast (invitation is required)

ICC

  • 08:30 am
  • 10:30 pm

Expo AMPROFEC

Room 1, ICC

  • 09:00 am
  • 06:00 pm

Panel: International Allies,
Who are they and how do you work with them?

Room 2, ICC

  • 10:00 am
  • 11:00 am

Ana María Arango,

Regional Manager LATAM, Global Association of the Exhibition Industry, (UFI)

David Audrain,

Executive Director, Society of Independent Show Organizers (SISO)

Cathy Breden,

CMP, CAE, EVP & Chief Operating Officer, International Association of Exhibitions and Events (IAEE)

Mario Cajiao,

President of, Asociación Internacional de Ferias de América (AFIDA)

Moderator: Edward Kelley, General Director, CIEC WTC, CDMX

Signature of MOU - IFES

Room 2, ICC

  • 11:00 am
  • 11:15 am

Panel: The New CPTM.

Room 2, ICC

  • 11:15 am
  • 12:15 pm

Carlos Mackinlay Grohmann,
Mexico City Secretary of Tourism
Fernando Olivera Rocha,
Secretary of Tourism State of Tamaulipas
Alejandro Ramírez Tabche,
President of the Mexican Council of Meeting Industry
José Manuel López Campos,
President of the “Confederación de Cámaras Nacionales de Comercio Servicios y Turismo de México” (CONCANACO-SERVYTUR)
Moderador: Michelle Fridman Hirsch, Secretary of Tourism Development

Coffee break & networking at Expo AMPROFEC

Room 1, ICC

  • 12:15 pm
  • 12:30 pm

Guarantees of the Mexican Government for International Events.

Room 2, ICC

  • 12:30 pm
  • 01:30 pm

Speaker: Miguel Torruco Marqués,
                Minister of Tourism, Mexico

 

Lunch and Presentation of the Candidacy to host the XXIII AMPROFEC International Congress 2020.

Room 3, ICC

  • 01:30 pm
  • 03:00 pm

Why Doing Business in Yucatan?

Room 3, ICC

  • 03:00 pm
  • 03:30 pm

Speaker: Federico Treviño Villarreal, General Director, Public Trust for  the  Development of  Meeting Tourism in the  State of Yucatán (FIDETURE)

Bidding International Events for Mexico.

Room 2, ICC

  • 03:45 pm
  • 04:45 pm

Speaker: Danny Breatchel, Vice president, Group Sales Preferred Hotels and Resorts - Preferred Hospitality Group.

Coffee break & networking at Expo AMPROFEC.

Room 1, ICC

  • 04:45 pm
  • 05:00 pm

Maximize your profits, SELL your content World Wide.

Room 2, ICC

  • 05:00 pm
  • 06:00 pm

Key Speaker: Angel Vázquez, LIVEMED

International challenges & opportunities in Mexico.

Room 2, ICC

  • 06:00 pm
  • 07:00 pm

Speakers: Gavin Strong - Eduardo Arcos: Control Risk

Sponsored by: Reed Exhibitions

Dinner "Merida, White Glamour“ at the “El Minaret” Mansion* After hours: sponsored by IAEE Expo Expo! and Visit Las Vegas

El Minaret Mansion at Paseo de Montejo No.473, entre la 35 y la 37. Col. Centro.

  • 08:30 pm
  • 11:30 pm

*Dress code: All white