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21st Annual

Central American Energy Conference

June 7-8, 2018 • Sheraton Grand Panama • Panama City, Panama

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Hear leading private sector developers and government executives, including:

Abraham Bichara Esteban Piedrahita Juan Carlos Mendez Alden Kitson
Abraham Bichara,
AES El Salvador
Esteban Piedrahita Montoya,
Celsia S.A.
Juan Carlos Mendez,
Corporacion Multi Inversiones
Alden Kitson,
Cuestamoras Energia

Jose Mejia

Gilberto Ferrari

Rene Gonzalez Castellon

Karla Lorena Hernández Sauceda
Jesús Mejia,
Empresa de Energia Electrica
Gilberto Ferrari,
Empresa de Transmission Electrica, S.A.
Rene Gonzalez Castellon,
Ente Operador Regional
Karla Lorena Hernández Sauceda,
Empresa Propietaria de la Red

On issues of critical importance to the region’s energy sector, including:

  • Development Outlook—Expected demand; government tenders; impact of auctions and falling tariffs
  • Consolidation—Motivation, effect of economic cycles, role of regional and local players
  • Financing—How the investment environment has evolved; mitigating current risks; new PPP laws; what to watch from government oversight
  • Fuel Demand/Availability—Impact of the regulatory environment, renewable energy, and storage technology on choice; how will LNG be distributed throughout the region?
  • Development Opportunities—Renewable, inside-the-fence, and Mexico; commercial and regulatory challenges
  • The Grid and Regional Market—Current capacity; congestion points; expansion plans; status of commercial transactions; transfer capacity; an micro-grids

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Who will you meet?

This conference attracts executives, administrators, and business developers from International Power Developers (IPPs), Central American developers, government-owned utilities, transmission & distribution companies, energy ministries, regulators, wholesale market managers, banks (commercial and development), equity lenders, plus many more.

Past delegates have included:

• ABB Inc.
• Acciona Energia S.A.
• Administrador del Mercado Mayorista
• AES Panama
• Aggreko, LLC
• Alliance Power Inc
• Andrews Kurth Kenyon, LLP
• Anzola Robles & Asociados
• APR Energy
• Asociacion de Cogeneradores Independientes
• Asociacion Nacional de Generadores de Guatemala
• Banco Industrial
• BMR Energy LLC
• BW LNG Americas
• BWSC Panama
• Celsia Centroamerica S.A.
• Cenergica
• Cheniere Energy, Inc.
• Citibank
• CMI Energia
• Comercializadora Electronova, S. A.
• Comision Economica para America Latina y El Caribe (ECLAC)
• Corporación Interamericana para el Financiamiento de Infraestructura, S.A.(CIFI)
• Corporación Multi Inversiones
• Cuestamoras Comercializadora Eléctrica, S.A. de C.V.
• DBO Capital
• DEG- Deutsche Investitions- und Entwicklungsgesellschaft mbH
• DELSUR, S.A. de C.V.
• Distribuidora de Electricidad de Occidente, S. A.
• Distribuidora de Electricidad del Sur, S.A. de C.V.
• Eco Ingenieros S.A. De C.V.
• EDECSA, S.A. de C.V.
• Empresa de Transmision Electrica, S.A. (ETESA)
• Empresa Electrica de Guatemala S.A. (EEGSA)
• Empresa Nacional de Energia Electrica (ENEE)
• Energia del Pacifico
• Energolatina, S.A.
• Energy Transfer
• EthosEnergy
• Excelergy S.A de C.V.
• First Solar
• Fountain
• GE Gas Power Systems
• Glenfarne Group
• Grupo IDC
• Grupo Terra
• Grupo GM
• Hogan Lovells US LLP
• HPI llc
• IC Power
• Industria Energética Asociada (IEA)
• Instituto Costarricense de Electricidad (ICE)
• Inter-American Development Bank (IDB)
• Inter-American Investment Corporation (IIC)
• InterEnergy Holding
• Jaguar Energy Guatemala LLC
• "K" Line America, Inc.
• LS Energia, Inc.
• Lufussa
• MAN Diesel & Turbo
• Martano Inc
• Mercados Electricos de Centroamerica, S.A. de C.V.
• Mergermarket
• Mitsubishi Hitachi Power Systems
• MODEC International, Inc
• Momotombo Power Company
• Multienergia, S.A
• Neoen
• Noble Americas
• Pan American Finance LLC
• PanAm Generating
• Pantaleón, S.A.
• Pedregal Power Company
• Proman Global Development LLC
• Promigas
• PW Power Systems, Inc.
• QIL + 4 Abogados, S.A.
• Real Infrastructure Capital Partners LLC
• Shearman & Sterling LLP
• Shell NA LNG LLC
• Tauber Oil Company
• Termopuerto Ltda. de C.V.
• Toshiba America LNG Corporation
• TransTech Energy
• Unidad de Transacciones, S.A. de C.V.
• Vitol
• Wärtsilä Energy Solutions
• Weeks Marine, Inc.

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Past Attendees Say It Best

The Platts Central American Energy Conference has become a must attend annual event, see you next time!

-Alfredo de St. Croix, CEO, Fountain

Continues to be – after 20 years running – the key event for Central America power business. The best place to meet all the key players in the industry.

-Sampo Suvisaari, Wärtsilä

After 20 years, this conference continues to be the best to attend to be well informed. Congratulations for your outstanding work!

-Silvia Alvarado de Cordoba, EI Consulting

Definitely a worthwhile investment of my time. I had the opportunity to meet with a number of decision makers to discuss active [and] potential projects.

-Mark Wenik, TransTech Energy

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