International Manufacturing Forum for the Automotive Industry

Bogota, COLOMBIA | May 24-25, 2016


 MAY 24, 2016


07:30 am



08:45 – 09:00 am

Opening Ceremony

Mrs. Maria Claudia Lacouture, Minister, Ministry of Commerce, Industry and Tourism of Colombia

Mr. Juan Carlos González, President, Procolombia

Mr. Camilo Llinas, President, ACOLFA

Mr. Rodrigo Godinho, Vicepresident of GPSC, General Motors Colmotores  

Mr. Luiz Fernando Pedrucci, President, RENAULT - Sofasa

Mr. Stéphane Castet, President, advanced business events (abe)

09:00 – 09:45 am

Overview of the Automotive Manufacturing Industry in Colombia

Mrs. Juliana Villegas Restrepo, Manufacturing Exports Manager, Procolombia  

09:50 – 10:35 am

How to do Business with OEMs & Tier1s in Colombia

Mr. Juan Carlos Velásquez, Procurement Manager, RENAULT - Sofasa        

Mr. Ricardo Angel, Lead Buyer, General Motors Colmotores         

10:40 – 11:30 am

Overview of the Automotive Manufacturing Industry in Latin America

Mr. Raúl Amil, President, Autoparts Manufacturers Association of Argentina (AFAC)
Mr. Flavio Del Soldato, Member of the Board of Directors, The National Association of Brazilian Auto Parts Manufacturers (SindipeÇas)
Mr. David Molina Molina, Executive Director, Ecuadorian Automotive Industry Chamber (CINAE)
Mr. Oscar Albin, President, National Autoparts Industry (INA)
Mr. Omar Antonio Bautista Barrientos, Executive President, Chamber of Venezuelan Autoparts Manufactures (FAVENPA)
Mr. Camilo Llinás, Colombian, Executive President, Association of Auto Parts Manufacturers (ACOLFA)                       

11:35 – 12:25 pm

Mexican Automotive Industry Outlook Towards 2020

Mrs. Dalia Guadalupe Guízar Ozuna, Director of Economic Studies Department, Mexican Association of Automotive Industry (AMIA)





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