The The LAC-CORE Finance Summit returns in its sixth year as the no. 1 event dedicated to finance and investment in Latin America and the Caribbean’s renewable energy space. Co-hosted by the Latin American and Caribbean Council on Renewable Energy(LAC-CORE)andGreen Power, the 2017 event comes to Miami, where renewable energy investors and financers do their deals in the region.
As industry experts and decision makers discuss where opportunities in the region lie and unveil which markets hold the most promise, the LAC-CORE Finance Summit brings local and international investors and financiers under one roof making it the place to meet market leaders.
WHAT'S NEW AT THE LAC-CORE FINANCE SUMMIT?
Speed Networking session – take just 30 seconds to introduce yourself and exchange business cards
Roundtable Discussions – enabling you to be part of the dialogue, discussing different market strategies, solutions and opportunities, as well as expanding your network
Opportunities to promote your brand and cement your position as a market leader by sponsoring Private VIP Dinners
Dedicated session examining Green Bonds and their potential in the LAC region
Bespoke 1-2-1 Online Networking – giving you the opportunity to arrange 1-2-1 meetings throughout the summit
Two In-Depth Workshops – providing you with comprehensive knowledge and extensive skill sets to mitigate risk and build a commercially viable business strategy in Latin America and the Caribbean
Ice-Breaker Drinks Reception – giving you the opportunity to nurture essential relationships
Dedicated discussions comparing and contrasting key renewable energy markets in the LAC region
WHAT'S DIFFERENT ABOUT THE LAC-CORE FINANCE SUMMIT?
We conduct over 100 in-depth interviews with market leaders and sector experts. These detailed conversations with those who have made successful renewable energy investments ensure that our content is up-to-date and reflective of the current investment landscape. The LAC-CORE Finance Summit unveils new investment opportunities, financing strategies, risk-reward perspectives, lessons from success stories, off-taker perspectives and much more!
The renewable energy market in Latin America and the Caribbean has changed dramatically since 2010 and the LAC-CORE Finance Summit reflects this. Trailblazers for renewables in the region have come up against new challenges, previously closed or dormant markets have sprung to life and the face of investment in the region has evolved. The LAC-CORE Finance Summit explores how to overcome new bottlenecks and seize opportunities in fast emerging markets.
Save time and money by meeting all the key financiers under one roof. With an easy-to-use, bespoke partnering app and a host of networking opportunities over fine food and drink, the LAC-CORE Finance Summit gives you the opportunities and tools to build essential relationships.
Understand how the macroeconomics of the Latin American and Caribbean region will impact investment opportunities in the region
Examine roles and business strategies of all investor types including: venture capital, private equity, strategic investors, family funds
Cross examine key renewable energy markets in the region to determine transferable lessons between countries
Explore the best financing models for your renewable energy investments in the LAC region
Determine the investment opportunities in various technologies and project types including: Solar, Wind, Biomass, Geothermal, Small Hydro, Energy Storage, Distributed Generation, C&I
Review the emergence of cross-border energy agreements in the LAC region
Learn how to mitigate key renewable energy investment risks in the LAC region
How are strategic renewable energy investors changing the investment landscape in the region?
What is the real life potential for a green bond market in the region?
What impact will the recent US election of President-elect Trump have on US investment appetite?
Brazil: Will the region’s biggest energy economy make a comeback?
How to capitalise on the emergence of an asset investment market
Is there space for European investors in the Latin American and Caribbean region?
How is Argentina’s renewable energy boom progressing from plan to action?
What guarantees can multilaterals actually offer?
Is setting PPAs in US$ a plausible and effective solution to currency risk?
Are Mexico’s regulatory reforms successful in driving renewable energy investment?
Have tariff programs proved successful in the region?
How do fluctuating energy prices affect your ROI?
What does the Caribbean hold for the future of renewables?
Are corporate PPAs a promising and secure alternative to long-term PPAs?
WHAT TO EXPECT
Over250 senior-level decision makers driving investment across the region in a capital focused market
85 expert thought leadersshare their collective experiences and forecasts for the next 18 months
26 hours of networking opportunities to build and nurture essential relationships in a relaxed and comfortable atmosphere
Private equity investors - Venture capital investors - Asset managers - Investment managers - International commercial banks - Local commercial banks - International development banks - Local development banks - Multilaterals - Investment banks - Financial advisors - Consultants - Solar developers - Wind developers - Geothermal developers - Small hydro developers - Biomass developers - Holding companies - Independent power producers - Utilities - Manufacturers - Insurers - Reinsurers - Law firms - Business intelligence platforms - Assessment and due diligence providers - Credit rating agencies - Export-import banks - Policy makers - Government officials - Renewable energy service providers - Strategic investors - Industry associations