Programs and Events
Programs and Events
Changing Landscape of Latin America

Just three weeks until INTA’s Changing Landscape of Latin America conference begins October 2–3 in Cartagena, Colombia!

Note: this conference will be conducted in English.


Register today for INTA’s Changing Landscape of Latin America conference and benefit from two days of high-level discussion about the economic, political, and social changes taking place in the region and how they are impacting intellectual property regionally and globally.  

We’re thrilled to welcome three c-level Keynote Speakers!

On Day One: Francisco Samper, Founder and President, MullenLowe SSP3 and Regional Director, MullenLowe Latin America, will talk about advertising’s powerful impact and share how his agency’s award-winning work for the Colombia Ministry of Defense influenced the Colombian peace process.

One Day Two: Adriana Suarez, Executive Director of Endeavor Colombia, and Martin Umaran, the Chief of Staff of Globant, an Endeavor entrepreneur, will provide insights into the high impact entrepreneurship movement created by Endeavor and how it helped Globant become one of Latin America’s fastest growing independent software product development companies.

Our exciting lineup also includes speakers from:
  • Grupo Televisa
  • Globant SA
  • Pepsico, Inc.
  • Hard Rock International
  • Procter & Gamble
  • Alqueria S.A.
  • Luxottica SpA
  • Federación Nacional de Cafeteros de Colombia

What to expect from the Changing Landscape of Latin America conference:  

  • Hot regional topics, including: Impact of IP and Innovation on Economic Growth in Latin America; Balancing IP Rights and Regulatory Restrictions; Data Protection and Privacy; Online Counterfeiting; and Entrepreneurs and IP
  • The conference is designed for IP professionals, attorneys, brand owners, brand protection professionals, entrepreneurs, and marketing professionals
  • Advanced-level presentations
  • Ample networking opportunities


Let our conference co-chairs tell you!  Diana Arredondo and Maria Cecilia Romoleroux have put together a program covering the hottest topics in Latin American IP. Hear what they have to say about it here:

View the full conference program here.

Stay an extra day in Cartagena!

INTA’s Free Trade Zones: Commerce vs. Counterfeits workshop immediately follows the conference at the same hotel. Join brand owners, free trade zone authorities and other stakeholders for an important exploration of strategies and tactics to combat the ongoing threat of counterfeits in free trade zones. Click here to learn more.