Speaking Engagement

Latin America 2020: Seeing into the Future of Technology

21 Nov 2019 09:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.

Loews Miami Beach Hotel
1601 Collins Ave.
Miami Beach, FL 33139

Join us for two engaging discussions before the Chambers Latin America Awards:

  • International Risk and Crisis Management for Multinational Corporations, and
  • Mega Tech Deals in Latin America: Bit by Byte

International Risk and Crisis Management for Multinational Corporations: We welcome your company for a fireside chat on crisis management and international risk with:

  • John P. Carlin, former Assistant Attorney General for the Department of Justice’s National Security Division and former Chief of Staff to then-FBI Director Robert Mueller, III, John chairs Morrison & Foerster’s Global Risk + Crisis Management group and is Co-Chair of the National Security group. A highly respected source on cybersecurity, John wrote Dawn of the Code War, a firsthand account of the global cybersecurity war.
  • Randy Bullard, Partner and Co-Chair of Morrison & Foerster’s Latin America Desk, will host this discussion.

During this intimate discussion, John will highlight the risk and crisis management climate in Latin America, including cyber threats to national security and the next-generation endpoint security solutions to effectively predict, prevent, detect, and respond to cyber attacks before they cause a damaging data breach.

This will be followed by the panel, Mega Tech Deals in Latin America: Bit by Byte, with:

  • Carlos Medeiros, Investment Director at SoftBank Group International
  • Ernesto Leal, Founder & CEO, Kuiki, and VP, Asociación Iberoamericana de FinTech
  • Obrea O. Poindexter, Partner and Co-Chair of Morrison & Foerster’s Financial Services and FinTech Groups
  • Alexandra Aguirre, Partner, Morrison & Foerster, will moderate this panel.

We’ll dig into what’s driving the hot tech investment climate in Latin America, involvement from international and U.S.-based investors, and key considerations to heed and take advantage of regarding opportunities in the tech sector.

To request an invitation, please email tmacdougall@mofo.com with your name, title and company.



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