Events

Events

Events are at the heart of the Chamber's mission. We bring together decision makers under formal and informal circumstances.  Our well planned events deliver value; they include:

- Seminars
- Panel discussions
- Breakfast briefings
- Luncheons
- Fundraisers
- Social events

 

High level representatives from business, government and academia have a chance to meet face to face and learn from each other. Topic experts are invited to provide insight and up-to-date knowledge.

Our chamber arranges meetings, venue, security and logistics for industries to come together. These international missions are the ultimate vehicle to achieve productive work.

- Attended by leaders from government, business, social change and academic
- Always relevant, up-to-the minute informat
- Five star venues
- Travel arrangements included
- Liaison with embassies, consulates and trade organizations included

 

Besides formal events, our Chamber holds social functions. Many of these center around social projects aimed at increasing the welfare of citizens in both nations. The chamber believes economic progress is one of the ingredients of social progress. 

Previous and Upcoming Events

Opportunities in Colombia: Infrastructure Development & Smart Cities

Toronto - June 22, 2017

The Canada Colombia Chamber of Investment and Trade is delighted to have Honourable Nicolas Lloreda, Colombian Ambassador to Canada as the keynote speaker of our exclusive event "Opportunities in Colombia: Infrastructure Development & Smart Cities".  We are also proud to present a special guest joining us from Colombia, Juan Gabriel Perez, Executive Director of Invest in Bogota, who will provide an update on current opportunities in Social Infrastructure and Smart Cities in Bogota.   To complement these sessions, an exciting panel of experts from Hatch, EllisDon, PSP Investments and EDC will share their experiences and review new opportunities focusing on Infrastructure Development and Smart Cities

Mine Latin America 2016

Toronto - November 14, 2016

The Canada Colombia Chamber of Commerce is pleased to again be a partner in mineLatinAmerica taking place in Toronto on November 14, 2016 in Toronto.  This full-day event features updates by public and private mining companies on their Latin American projects, presentations and panel discussions on current trends and doing business in Latin America’s mining industry by expert advisors (financing, risk mitigation & CSR, country overviews, etc), a networking exhibit area, and a Latin-themed lunch and cocktail reception. 

 

Colombian Update 2016: Focus on Energy Opportunities

Toronto - June 24, 2016

The Canada-Colombia Chamber of Commerce is honoured to invite to attend our panel session and special keynote address by Honourable Nicolas Lloreda, Colombian Ambassador to Canada. A special guest joining us remotely from Colombia, Ricardo Ramirez Carrero, Deputy Director of Energy at Colombia's National Mining and Energy Planning Unit (UPME) will provide an update on current opportunities in the Colombian Energy sector. To complement an exciting panel of experts from Brookfield ad EDC will discuss their views and opportunities in Colombia.

 

PDAC Colombia Night, Reception with the Colombian Delegation

Toronto - March 7, 2016

The Canada-Colombia Chamber of Commerce is pleased to host the PDAC - Colombia Night - Reception with the Colombian delegates. This is a great opportunity to learn more about business opportunities in Colombia and to share an evening with the Colombian delegation, investors and industry leaders.

Energy and Mines Toronto Summit

Toronto - October 22-23, 2015

We are pleased to share with you an opportunity to attend the 3th annual Energy and Mines Toronto Summit will bring together senior mining leaders with renewable energy experts to discuss solutions for addressing mining's power challenges.

Private Equity Andean Forum

Bogota - August 13th, 2015

We are pleased to share with you an opportunity to attend Markets Group' Private Equity Andean Forum August 13th  * W Hotel * Bogota, Colombia. Local and international investors will convene in Bogotá for the country's leading gathering of professionals in the industry.

Breakfast with Canadian Ambassador to Colombia

Toronto - July 16th, 2015

The Canada Colombia Chamber of Commerce is proud to invite you to a breakfast event with Her Excellency Mrs. Carmen Sylvain, Canadian Ambassador to Colombia who will be sharing her perspectives about Colombia with particular focus on Infrastructure.

Colombia, Present and Future

Toronto - June 25, 2015

The Canada Colombia Chamber of Commerce is delighted to have Honourable Nicolas Lloreda, Colombian Ambassador to Canada as the keynote speaker of our exclusive event "Colombia, Present and Future". To complement the Ambassador's address, an exciting panel of experts will present their experiences and discuss new opportunities in Colombia in sectors including, infrastructure, power, energy and mining.

PDAC Colombia Night, Cocktail Reception with the Colombian Delegation

Toronto - March 2, 2015

The Canada-Colombia Chamber of Commerce is pleased to host the PDAC - Colombia Night - Cocktail Reception with the Colombian delegates. This is a great opportunity to learn more about business opportunities in Colombia and to share an evening with the Colombian delegation, investors and industry leaders.

Telfer Going Global Anti-Corruption Program

Various dates and locations

Corruption, including requests for bribes, is a significant risk of doing business internationally. The international consequences of bribery are now more severe than ever, and if you don’t know what to watch for, you could get caught up in a scheme without even realizing it.

Energy Opportunities in Colombia

Toronto - October 30th, 2014

The Canada Colombia Chamber of Commerce is pleased to invite you to a new exciting breakfast seminar focused on Energy Opportunities in Colombia. The Keynote speaker is the Director of Development and Innovation of Empresas Publicas de Medellin (EPM) the largest multi-sector utility in Colombia (and other countries in South America) in the fields of energy, telecommunications and water. EPM has a keen interest in developing renewable energy and efficiency projects in the region, and this will be the focus of the presentation.

Mining and Investment Latin America

Peru - October 27-28, 2014

Mining & Investment Latin America will bring together mining companies; local and international investors and financial service providers. The conference will be the opportunity to highlight investment opportunities, discuss financing options, showcase the latest exploration projects and review legal, regulatory, social and environmental issues.

Renewable Energy and Mining Summit

Toronto - Octotber 15-16, 2014

This international event offers a unique opportunity to meet the energy-decision makers for global mines and the renewable energy developers and suppliers who are providing solutions for powering mining operations. Hatch is the principal sponsor of this timely event which is being organized by Canadian Clean Energy Conferences.

Andean Investor Forum

Cartagena - October 2, 2014

This investor focused event will bring together 200+ local and global institutional investor, funds and advisors for a full day of informative discussion and networking that offers local firms access to the global private equity industry and serves as the perfect cornerstone to any international due diligence trip to the region

Colombia: A Land of Opportunities

Toronto - July 17, 2014

The Canada Colombia Chamber of Commerce is delighted to have Honourable Nicolas Lloreda, Colombian Ambassador to Canada as the keynote speaker of our exclusive event "Colombia: a Land of Opportunity". To complement the Ambassador's address, an exciting panel of experts will present their experiences and discuss new opportunities in Colombia in sectors including infrastructure, power, energy, mining and renewables.

2nd Annual Institutional Real Estate Latin America Forum

New York - June 2-3, 2014

We are pleased to share with you an opportunity to attend Latin Markets 2nd Annual Institutional Real Estate Latin America Forum on June 2-3 2014. The Institutional Real Estate Latin America Forum is the leading investor platform focused on international LP allocations to real estate funds and JV opportunities in the region, as well as LatAm LP due to diligence on US and European-based vehicles.Save

Latin America Global Export Forum

Toronto - May 28, 2014

Ontario is bringing businesses together with industry and Latin America experts to learn about exporting to this region — where Ontario exported over $3 billion in goods last year alone. 
Attend the Latin America Global Export Forum to learn about successful market entry and expansion strategies — how to build effective partnerships with companies in the region and how to develop and expand your business in Latin America, including Mexico, Brazil, Chile, Peru and Colombia.

3rd Annual Private Equity Latin America

New York - May 19-20, 2014

We are pleased to share with you an opportunity to attend the 3rd Annual Private Equity Latin America Forum on May 19-20, 2014. The 3rd Annual Private Equity Latin America Forum is the ideal opportunity for you to streamline, consolidate and accelerate your diligence of the region and its offerings.

10th International Congress on Oil and Gas - Cinmipetrol 2014

Cartagena, Colombia - May 14-16, 

In this 10th edition of Cinmipetrol, businessmen, governement officials and Congressmen, will carry out an assesment of the last four years, on the progress of the mining and oil and gas sectors, as well as the challenges to be addressed by the new Government.

Andean Real Estate Forum

Bogota - March 11-12, 2014

We are pleased to share with you an opportunity to attend Latin Markets' Andean Institutional Real Estate Forum on March 11-12, 2014 * JW Marriott Hotel * Bogota, Colombia. The Andean Institutional Real Estate Forum is the region's leading platform for international and local LPs and GPs looking for allocation and JV opportunities in Colombia, Chile, Peru, Uruguay, and beyond.

PDAC Colombia Night - Official Cocktail Reception with the Colombian Delegation

Toronto - March 3, 2014

The Canada-Colombia Chamber of Commerce is pleased to host the Official PDAC closure event with the Colombian delegates. The event will be a by-invitation-only cocktail scheduled for March 3rd, 2014 from 5:30PM to 8:30PM.

Bonds, Loans & Derivatives Andes

Bogota - February 25-26, 2014

Bonds, Loans & Derivatives Andes will bring together over 400 attendees including local and international banks, borrowers, issuers, investors and financial service providers. This conference will be the ideal opportunity to discuss regulatory updates, growth projections, challenges and financing strategies for the three fastest growing markets in Latin America: Chile, Colombia and Peru

Panama Wealth Forum

Panama City - February 13, 2014

The Private Wealth Panama Forum is a Panama focused asset protection meeting for private banks, HNWIs, wealth managers, trust companies, legal professionals and other intermediaries. The Forum brings together 200+ industry leaders from Panama and around the world to discuss private banking, tax, trust, bearer shares, foundations, corporate structures, estate planning and wealth growth in one of the world's banking and legal centers.

3rd Annual Colombian Investor Forum

Bogota - February 5-6, 2014

The Forum, standing as the largest gathering of Colombian Institutional Investor and global money managers, is a unique opportunity for education on opportunities for direct investments, capital raising and institutional trends in Colombia.
 

Infrastructure and Energy Summits 2014

Various Dates

We are pleased to share with you an opportunity to attend the following Latin Markets - Energy and Infrastructure Projects Summits in Panama, Peru, Colombia and Mexico.

Mining and Investment Latin America

Peru - November 18-19, 2013

Mining & Investment Latin America will bring together mining companies; local and international investors and financial service providers. The conference will be the opportunity to highlight investment opportunities, discuss financing options, showcase the latest exploration projects and review legal, regulatory, social and environmental issues.

Mine Latin America

Toronto - November 15, 2013

The Canada-Colombia Chamber of Commerce is pleased to be a partner in mineLatinAmerica. This full-day event features updates by public and private mining companies on their Latin American projects, technical presentations on doing business in Latin America's mining industry.

Canada-Colombia Free Trade Agreement: Challenges and Opportunities

November 5th, 2013 - Vancouver, Canada

Fasken Martineau and the Canada –Colombia Chamber of Commerce are delighted to invite you to an exclusive luncheon with the Honourable Tim Martin, Canadian Ambassador to Colombia. Join us to hear the Ambassador speak about the challenges and opportunities arising from the Canada-Colombia Free Trade Agreement (FTA). 

International Economic Forum for the Americas

Toronto - October 30-31, 2013

Over the years, the Toronto Forum has become a strategic platform for discussions and corporate insights into the global economy, with significant national and international media coverage. The Forum presents opportunities for business synergies aimed at long term partnerships in the context of changing dynamics in the global economy.

Canada-Colombia Free Trade Agreement: Challenges and Opportunities

October 25th, 2013 - Toronto, Canada

We are delighted to invite you to celebrate with us the second year of the Canada-Colombia Free Trade Agreement (FTA), in our upcoming event with Honourable Tim Martin, Canadian Ambassador to Colombia, as keynote speaker. Join us to hear Ambassador Martin as he presents a brief overview of Canada's trade and foreign policy in Colombia; outlining the country's conditions in terms of trade, political stability, economic environment and security.

Business opportunities in Colombia's Infrastructure Sector. 

Toronto - October 22, 2013

The Ontario Ministry of Economic Development, Trade and Employment is pleased to be offer a seminar/videoconference to provide you with information on opportunities and contacts.  The event is free of charge, but space is limited.  Please review the attached flyer, complete and send in the registration 

Export Forum: Water and Waste Water Business Opportunities in Colombia

Burlington - October 18, 2013

Join us to learn about business opportunities in Colombia's water / wasterwater sectors. Our keynote speaker will be Srily Castro Tuirán, Water and Sanitation Deputy Director, National Planning Department of Colombia. Hear also from a panel of experts from Canada - Colombia Chamber of Commerce, Pro Export Colombia Commmissioner, WaterTap, and Export Development Canada (EDC).

Master Mining 3-day course: Understanding the Mining industry from A to Z

Toronto - October 17-19, 2013

The Canada-Colombia Chamber of Commerce is pleased to offer its members a reduced registration fee to participate in the MASTERMNING 3-day Course: Understanding the Mining Industry from A to Z.

2nd Annual Colombia Capital Projects & Infrastructure Summit

Bogota - October 2-3, 2013

The Next Regional Economic Powerhouse: Building and Connecting Colombia's Infrastructure by Incentivizing Development, Trade & Investment. The CP&I will have top-tier organizations in energy, transport, mining, telecom, real estate, and social infrastructure.

Renewable Energy and Mining Summit

Toronto - September 25-26, 2013

This international event offers a unique opportunity to meet the energy-decision makers for global mines and the renewable energy developers and suppliers who are providing solutions for powering mining operations. Hatch is the principal sponsor of this timely event which is being organized by Canadian Clean Energy Conferences.

The Risk Mitigation and CSR Seminar Series

Vancouver - September 17, 2013, Toronto - October 17, 2013

The Canada-Colombia Chamber of Commerce is pleased to be a partner in the Risk Mitigation & CSR Seminar series. Premier Sponsors Hatch and Fasken Martineau will explain in detail you can mitigate your risk in all markets through the implementation of effective CSR programs. 

Sustainable Development in Colombia and Risk Mitigation (CSR)

June 20, 2013 - Toronto, Canada - Toronto, Canada

We are delighted to have Honourable Nicolas Lloreda, Colombian Ambassador to Canada as our keynote speaker. To complement the Ambassador's address, an exciting panel of experts will present their experiences and discuss CSR best practices for mitigating risks related to extractive activities.

Mining in Colombia: An Outlook on emerging opportunities

March 6, 2013 - Toronto, Canada

We have the pleasure of having presentations by The Honourable Tim Martin, Canadian Ambassador to Colombia and Maria Constanza Garcia, President of Colombia's National Mining Agency. After these keynote addresses, we will have an exciting panel of experts who will be discussing the opportunities, challenges and realities of working in this fast developing country.

Infrastructure and Capital Projects Review 2013

November 28, 2012 - Toronto, Canada

The Canada-Colombia Chamber of Commerce (CCCC) is pleased to invite you to a panel session and special keynote address by Beatriz Eugenia Morales (Vice-president of Structuring ANI)

Ontario Mining Trade Mission to Colombia Minera

October 17 - Medellin, Colombia

The Ministry of Northern Development and Mines is organizing an Ontario exhibit at Colombia Minera 2012 in Medellin, Colombia from October 17 to 19, 2012. At this show, the Ontario delegation will be part of the Canadian pavilion organized by CAMESE.

Canada Trade Mission to Peru, Colombia and Panama

November 11-16, 2012 - Toronto, Canada

Foreign affairs and International Trade (DFAIT) is organizing a Canada Trade Mission to Lima, Bogota and Panama City. The trade mission will highlight business opportunities in Energy, Transportation and water.

Mine Latin America

November 7, 2012 - Toronto, Canada

Participate in mineLatinAmerica with keynote speaker Maria Consuelo Araujo, Chief Executive Officer of Gran Colombia Gold Corp. and Colombia’s former Minister of Foreign Affairs

Canada’s New Best Friend: Business and Investment Opportunities in Colombia

June 20, 2012 - Toronto, Canada

Borden Ladner Gervais LLP (BLG) is pleased to invite you to a panel session and special keynote address by Her Excellency Clemencia Forero Ucrós, Colombian Ambassador to Canada.

Canada’s New Best Friend: Business and Investment Opportunities in Colombia

June 14, 2012 - Vancouver, Canada

Borden Ladner Gervais LLP (BLG) is pleased to invite you to a panel session and special keynote address by Her Excellency Clemencia Forero Ucrós, Colombian Ambassador to Canada.

KPMG Seminars in Latin America

Brazil - May 31, Chile - June 5, Colombia - June 7

In May and June 2012, KPMG in Brazil, Chile and Colombia will host a series of seminars where you will have the opportunity to learn and discuss the key regulations and processes on how to gain access to one of the world's largest capital markets for natural resources.

Mining in Colombia

Toronto & Vancouver - June 2011

In June 2011, PwC hosted two events in Toronto and Vancouver to discuss mining opportunities in Colombia and to learn how regulations and processes are changing with the exponential growth of its mining industry.

Breakfast with Canadian Ambassador to Colombia

Toronto - March 7, 2011

The Canada-Colombia Chamber of Commerce is honoured to invite you to a breakfast event with His Excellency Mr. Tim Martin, Canadian Ambassador to Colombia, who will be sharing his perspectives about Colombia and discussing opportunities and challenges stemming from the new Free Trade Agreement between Canada and Colombia. View the event page for more information.