Resilient Business,

Resilient World

November 3-5, 2015 • San Francisco

November 3-5, 2015
San Francisco


Cuba at a Crossroads: What is the Path for Business?

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Session Description

With the recent easing of travel restrictions and a potential lift of the embargo on the horizon, companies are keeping an eye on business opportunities in Cuba. In a country with a distinct culture and social system, learn about the new investment climate and why sustainable businesses will have a comparative advantage. This session will bring together economists, government officials, and business experts to discuss the role of sustainable foreign business in a rapidly changing Cuba.

Scheduled Speakers

Julia Sagebien

Julia Sagebien

Associate Professor
Dalhousie University

Rafael Betancourt

Rafael Betancourt

Havanada Consulting

Eric Leenson

Eric Leenson

Sol Economics

Featured Sponsor

Bonneville Environmental Foundation

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