The Canada-Mexico Dialogue 2023

Are you an entrepreneur or executive in private or public sector looking to promote and develop trade and investment opportunities between Canada and Mexico?

Join us for an exclusive business event where we’ll be presenting and discussing the trade and investment opportunities in both countries in the creative, IT and clean tech industries.

Date: October 6th, 2023

Place: Downtown Vancouver, BC in the historic Vancouver Club.

Time: 8 am to 12 pm. (registration will begin at 7:45 am)

Event Theme: “Building an Innovative, Creative, and Sustainable Future Together”

We have brought together an exceptional group of esteemed leaders from both the private and public sectors to participate and present during the Canada-Mexico Dialogue.

The esteemed private and public sector leaders who have been invited to participate and present during the Canada-Mexico Dialogue include:

  • Hon. Brenda Bailey, Minister of Jobs, Economic Development, and Innovation
  • Hon. Consul General of Mexico in Vancouver Berenice Diaz Ceballos
  • Sue Paish, CEO at Digital Technology Supercluster
  • Prem Gill, CEO at Creative BC
  • Loc Dao, President at DigiBC
  • Ken Sim, Mayor of Vancouver
  • Jacquie Griffiths, President at Invest Vancouver
  • Anita Huberman, President and CEO at the Surrey Board of Trade
  • Jeanette Jackson, CEO at Foresight Canada
  • Fabian de la Fuente, CEO of Solaires Entreprises Inc
  • Carolina Mastretta, Founder & Studio Lead at Original Fire Games
  • Michelle Vincenti, University Canada West
  • Andres Abogado, Managing Partner at Abolaw

Breakfast is included.
There will be an hour of networking at the end of the event (12 to 1 pm).

The NAFTA agreement and now the CUSMCA (also referred to as USMCA or T-MEC) have strengthened Canada-Mexico trade relations for more than 25 years, but there remains significant potential for growth in the business sector. So this event aims to promote and facilitate fruitful dialogues and cooperation.

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