The intention of the E3 conferences is to put the power of global expansion into every entrepreneur’s hands through simplification and relationships.  Topics will include preparing your business to expand into new markets, understanding international trade policy, developing market opportunities, legal and tax implications of international business, growth industries in specific regions, etc.

2 october, 2017

Palacio de Santoña - Salon de Actos
madrid, Spain

  9:00 AM   Opening Sessions and Welcome

  • Brett Bruen, President, Global Situation Room, Inc.
  • Cámara de Madrid

   9:15 AM   Laying the Landscape of Business in the United States
                    Presented by: Josh Balster, EVP Avitus Group

   9:45 AM   Panel Discussion: Strategies for Firms Looking to Grow in US Markets, from Entrepreneurs Who Have Succeeded on Both Sides of the Atlantic

  • Miguel Arias, COO, Carto
  • Sandra Correia, Founder, Pelcor
  • Daniel Romero-Abreu, President and Founder, Thinking Heads

10:30 AM   Presentations on U.S Markets

  • State of Florida: Gonzalo Arance, Deputy Director, Enterprise Florida Spain
  • State of Minnesota
  • Kansas City: Narbeli Galindo, EDC Director of International Affairs, Kansas City
  • Greater Phoenix; Stephane Frijia, Senior Vice President, Global Investment, Great Phoenix Economic Council

11:15 AM  Morning Coffee Break

Meet with senior trade officials from dozens of US cities and states, along with trade experts, and policymakers.

  12:00 PM   Panel Discussion: Accessing Capital for US Expansion

  • Alberto Gomez, Managing Partner, Adara Ventures
  • Inaki Arrola, Founder,, General Partner at K Fund

 12:45 PM   Adrian Garcia-Aranyos, Managing Director at Endeavor Spain

   1:15 PM  Panel Discussion: Building an Entrepreneurial Ecosystem From Scratch: The Miami Case Study

  • Xavier González, eMerge Americas, Founder
  • Michael A. Hernandez, Miami Dade County, Senior Advisor to the Mayor & Communications Director
  • Marcus Bach Armas, Miami Dolphins & Hard Rock Stadium, Head, Legal & Gvmt Affairs
  • Manuel J. González, Miami Dade County, International Director

    2:00 PM  Networking Lunch

Sit down for an in-depth chat with senior trade officials from dozens of US cities and states, along with trade experts, and policymakers.

    3:00 PM   Panel: Trade and Tax Policy, and what Spanish Businesses Need to Know

  • Tom Reott, Counselor for Economic Affairs, US Embassy, Madrid
  • Ramon Mullerat, International Tax Partner, PWC

    3:45 PM   Keynote: Ambassador James Costos

    4:15 PM   Closing Remarks

    4:30 PM  Afternoon Coffee and Networking Meetings