The first Business Leadership Forum

for Texas and Mexico is scheduled for October 20th, 2020, and will be initially centered around 4 key sectors

Border Issues

Tourism

Energy

Investment / Supply Chains

AGENDA

9:45 am

10:00 am

11:05 am

11:50 am

Registration

(Participants will log into BlueJeans/Zoom platform and will remain in the virtual waiting area until MC TBD officially kicks off the event).

General keynote sessions/Opening remarks

Speakers:

Fernando Sepúlveda, Chairman, AEM USA
Carlos Salazar, Chairman, CCE
Becky Redman, Chairman, IBC Bank

Government:

Greg Abbott, Governor of Texas/ Ruth R. Hughs, Texas Secretary of State Marcelo Ebrard, Secretary of Foreign Relations/ Graciela Márquez, Secretary of Economy

Simultaneous thematic working groups + expert sessions

1. Energy

Hunt Oil

ExxonMobil

Valero

Western Refining

Dow

BP

PetroBal

Grupo Alfa

Orbia (Mexichem)

Minera Autlan

Special guests:
Christi Craddick, Texas Railroad Commission
2. Investment / Supply

Texas Instruments

National Instruments

Samsung

Peterbilt

Raytheon

Rassini

Xignux

Bimbo

Cemex

Gruma

Special guests:
Moisés Kalach, Grupo Kaltex
3. Tourism

Travel Texas, Office of the Governor Economic Development and Tourism.

Texas State Agency Tourism Council

Aimbridge Hospitality

Braulio Arsuaga, Grupo Presidente

Miguel Quintana Pali, Grupo Xcaret

José Carlos Azcárraga Andrade, Grupo Posadas

Special guests:
Miguel Torruco, Secretary of Tourism
4. Border Issues
Special guests:

Closing remarks

(This pre-recorded message by AEM’s leadership will lay out next steps in AEM’s agenda and bring the event into a closure with a virtual toast).