04May 18

ICC Regional Forum on Customs and Trade Facilitation

Buenos Aires, Argentina, • English

The Forum will bring together important stakeholders from the international and Latin American business community and government, and will provide a unique opportunity to hear from those who play a key role in customs and the facilitation of world trade.


Building on the momentum of the B20 – hosted in Argentina this year – the Forum will provide all participants with a timely opportunity to discuss topics such as:

  1. the opportunities and challenges of expanding e-commerce
  2. the implementation of World Trade Organisation Trade Facilitation Agreement
  3. the importance of extending trade facilitation efforts to SMEs


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09:00-13:00ICC Regional Forum on Customs and Trade Facilitation

  • Panel 1: E-commerce and digital trade
  • Panel 2: Trade Facilitation and SMEs
  • Panel 3: Delivering the TFA – Global Alliance for Trade Facilitation
13:00-14:00Networking Lunch


Panel 1: E-commerce and Digital Trade

Norm SchenkChair, ICC Commission on Customs and Trade Facilitation
Matias Fernandez DiazSenior Manager Public Affairs, Mercado Libre
Pedro Less AndradeDirector of Public Policy and Government Affairs for Latin America, Google;
Co-Chair of B20 Digital Task Force (tbc)
Arie GiovencoManager, Customs and Trade, Amazon
Vasco Crivelli ViscontiExecutive Director, B2W Digital
Lucas GallittoPublic Policy Director for America Latina, GSMA


Panel 2: Trade Facilitation and SMEs

Victor DosoretzVice Chair B20 SMEs Development Task Force; Chair, ICC Argentina
Werner OvalleCustoms Supervisor, Guatemala Superintendence of Tax Administration
Fabiola CoechelloTechnical Coordinator of the National Direction of Trade Facilitation
Mariano MayerNational Secretary of Entrepreneurs and SMEs, Argentina Ministry of Production (tbc)


Panel 3: Delivering the TFA – Global Alliance for Trade Facilitation

Valerie PicardDeputy Director, Global Alliance for Trade Facilitation
Luciano di GresiaExecutive Director of Single Window, VUCE (tbc)
Oscar AgostaManager Foreign Trade, Siemens (tbc)
Carolina HoodCustoms Coordinator, Cargill (tbc)
Gabriel PetrusExecutive Director, ICC Brazil
Monica de GreiffChair, ICC Colombia; President, Bogota Chamber of Commerce
Emmanuel Doni-KwameSecretary General, ICC Ghana


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