Online broadcast between 8:00 and 13:00 Colombia time by

FIRST DAY, Tuesday, April 6:

8:00 First session, Brazil new opportunities

Thiago Caldeira, Secretary of Transport, Secretaria Especial do Programa de Parcerias de Investimentos - SPPI
Natalia Marcassa, Secretary of Development, Planning and Partnerships, Ministry of Infrastructure (tbc)

8:45 Q&A

9:00 Break

9:20 Second session, the role of the private sector in the development of the railway sector (part 1)


10:15 Q&A

10:30 Break

11:05 Third session, Chile investment opportunities 

Alexis Michea, General Coordinator, Logistics Development Program, MTT - Ministry of Transport and Telecommunications (tbc)
Patricio Perez, General Manager, State Railways Company – EFE 

11:50 Q&A

12:05 Break

12:40  Fourth session, investment opportunities in Central America

Augusto Ponce, Controller, Railways of Guatemala - Fegua

13:25 Q&A

SECOND DAY, Wednesday, April 7:

8:00 Fifth session, opportunities of the Colombian Railway Master Plan

Diana Cardona, Vice President Structuring, ANI - National Infrastructure Agency
Ricardo Corredor, Deputy Director of Railway and Tertiary Network,  INVIAS - National Roads Institute (tbc)

8:45 Q&A

9:00 Break

9:20 Sixth session, the role of the private sector in the development of the railway sector (part 2)


10:15 Q&A

10:30 Break

11:05 Seventh session, future of the railway sector in Mexico

Manuel Eduardo Gómez Parra, General Director of Railway and Multimodal Development, Secretariat of Communications and Transportation, Subsecretariat of Transportation (tbc)
José Sánchez Pérez, General Director, Isthmus of Tehuantepec Railway
Rogelio Jiménez Pons, General Director, FONATUR - Mayan Train (tbc)

12:10 Q&A

12:25 Break

12:45  Eighth session, investment opportunities in Argentina

Alexis Guerrera, President, Trenes Argentinos Infrastructure (tbc)
Martín Marinucci, President, Trenes Argentinos Operations (tbc)
Daniel Vispo, President, Trenes Argentinos Cargas

13:50 Q&A

THIRD DAY, Thursday April 8, one to one meetings between public sector representatives, private companies and investors.

The forum will include presentations by senior government officials and private companies, it will also offer the opportunity to:

  • Understand plans in the region for rail projects
  • Meet with government officials
  • Obtain clear views about the contracting process and planning
  • Private sector experiences, lessons learned in this pandemic
  • Financing and investment in projects

In addition, the summit will include individual private meetings organized according to the objectives and priorities of the participants:

  • Our team will organize one to one meetings
  • Attendees can plan in advance who they would like to meet based on their goals and priorities
  • Participation with senior government officials in pre-scheduled meetings
  • Discuss business and partnership opportunities