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Navigating Emerging Markets in a World of Transition
April 14, 2018 @ 8:00 am - 6:00 pm
2018 Booth Emerging Markets Summit sponsored by the University of Chicago Booth School of Business. Over 50 speakers from Latin America, Africa, South Asia, and Asia Pacific will participate on the following panels: Building for the Next Billion Internet Users in South Asia; Perspectives from Government: Macro Trends Impacting Latam; Evolution of Policies for Women in MENA; Funding Social Impact. Keynote speakers include: Manuel Sanchez, former Governor of the Bank of Mexico; Juan Pablo Newman, CFO, PEMEX; Kunal Shah, Founder, FreeCharge (sold for $400M to Snapdeal); Lina Khalifeh, Founder, SheFirst (the first female self-defense studio in the Middle East); Banks Banker, Director of Business Development, Google APAC; and Axel Kaiser, Executive Director, Fundación Para el Progreso. 8:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m., University of Chicago Booth School, 5807 South Woodlawn Avenue, Chicago. Fees vary; discounts apply to registrations by February 28.