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WELCOME TO THE LATIN AMERICAN BUSINESS SUMMIT | LABS 2021
Virtual – May 12th-October 13th 2021
+25 Speakers | +10 Themes | +17 countries
+30 hours | Certified Program
What is LABS and Who is it for?
One of the finest business events in Latin America for strategic thinkers, business leaders and entrepreneurs looking for their next move.
CBA has designed a unique triple impact program to ensure the correct incorporation of practical business knowledge in every session, consisting of lectures from University of Cambridge Professors in multiple areas; practitioners from renowned multinational companies sharing their expertise as senior leaders; and workshops to incorporate and implement insights and ideas gained from debates in small groups of peers to your own particular reality.
Discover LABS 2021 Program
Access a privilege executive education online experience to boost the reality of your company, expand your professional network and find new business opportunities in the region and beyond.
Let´s get together online for 2 hours in each session, 2 Wednesdays per month at 17:00 UK time to unleash Latin America´s full potential.
FUTURE TRENDS - May 12th
17:00 – 17:45 Academy. Incoming Director, Cambridge Judge – Mauro Guillén
How today’s biggest trends will collide and reshape the future of everything.
17:45-18:45 Private. EY Managing Partner – Macarena Navarrete
Economic Outlook in Latin America: Analysis per leading sectors, markets, competitiveness, tax regimes, differences & opportunities.
18:45-19:30 Public. Her Majesty’s Trade Commissioner for Latin America & the Caribbean – Jonathan Knott
Helping businesses export and grow into global markets.
DIGITAL INNOVATION - May 19th
DIGITAL TRANSFORMATION - May 26th
17:00 – 18:00 CJBS Professor – Jaideep Prabhu
Frugal Innovation: How to respond to adversity faster, better and cheaper.
18:00 – 19:00 Microsoft Digital Native Companies Director for Latin America – Wilson País
Fourth Industrial Revolution Challenges: Digitization, Artificial Intelligence and the future of technology in the region.
19:00 – 19:30 Workshop
Small group dynamic to implement knowledge.
E-COMMERCE - June 9th
17:00 – 18:00 CJBS alumni, eCommerce & Digital Transformation expert – Sunny Xu
Lessons from the corporate world. Before you enter the chinese market.
BUSINESS ANALYTICS & DATA DRIVEN - June 23rd
17:00 – 18:00 CJBS Professor – David Stillwell
Decision-Making Using Data: How communications tailored to someone’s personality increases key metrics such as clicks and purchases, and leads to more advertising return on investment.
18:00 – 19:00 CJBS Professor – Nektarios Oraiopoulos
Experimentation: getting the data that you need.
FINTECH INNOVATION - July 7th
17:00 – 18:00 CJBS Professor – Robert Wardrop
Regulatory dilemma: Policymakers face a big test on whether to support fintechs given increased competition from big tech and incumbent banks.
18:00 – 19:00 CJBS Researcher – Tania Ziegler
Fintech Innovation: Disrupting the Financial Landscape in Latin America.
LEADERSHIP - July 21st
17:00 – 18:00 PwC Director-2009 world´s best Rubgy Player-CJBS MBA – Ollie Phillips
Leading under uncertainty and digital teams.
18:00 – 19:00 CLA Director-Bestselling author-Master in Public Policy, Harvard University-Juan Carlos Eichholz
Adaptive Capacity: How companies can adapt and transform effectively in an ever changing global environment.
WELLNESS - August 4th
17:00 – 18:00 CJBS Professor – Special Guest
Accelerated work-life balance for leader with no time.
18:00 – 19:00 Special Guest
Life lessons from a Latin American icon.
SUSTAINABILITY & CIRCULAR ECONOMY - August 18th
17:00 – 18:00 CJBS Dean – Christoph Loch
Circular Supply Chains.
18:00 – 19:00 United Nations High Level Climate Action Champion COP25 – Gonzalo Muñoz
Race to Zero: Sustainability Strategies for Latin America.
FINANCIAL WISDOM - September 1st
17:00 – 18:00 CJBS Professor – Othman Cole
Entrepreneurship: Financial Wisdom for Entrepreneurs. Capital structure decisions.
18:00 – 19:00 CJBS Alumni expert – Ken Okoroafor
Personal: How to achieve freedom.
19:00 – 19:30 Workshop
RAISING CAPITAL - September 15th
Oxbridge Capital Partners (OCP) leaders will share real cases drawn from practical experience financing startups from multiple locations.
Interactive Q&A session
REVERSE PITCH FROM VENTURE CAPITALISTS - September 29th
17:00-18:00 CJBS Professor. Monique Boddington
Pivoting for success.
18:00-20:00 Venture Capitalist from Latin America and Europe
Strategies and evaluation processes to select their portfolio.
Interactive Q&A session
NETWORKING EVENT - October 13th
Unique opportunity to expand your international professional network in a structured way to extract most value of each interaction.
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CJBS international Alumni can obtain free access only by completing the previous form, confirming their participation to LABS 2021 as a whole, 90% participation needed.
CBA has a set an affordable total price of $348 USD (reference: $11,6 USD per hour) including the official certification (80% participation needed), access to the material shared and recorded sessions.
Contact your local Ambassador to access other methods of payment in your local currency.