400+ Participants from Around the World  Meet in
South America for the 1999 Global Summit of Women
About the 1999 Summit
International Planning Committee
Argentinean Host Committee
Partner Organizations
Summit President
Past Summits
1999 Honorary
Co-Chairs
Aida Alvarez, Administrator, U.S. Small Business Administration

Cesar Gaviria
, Secretary-General, Organization of American States

Robert Mallett, Deputy Secretary, U.S. Department of Commerce

Ana de Kessler, Minister, Small and Medium Business, Argentina
 

What the Delegates are Saying...

"One of the most inspiring lessons I learned at the summit was that nothing is impossible.  I was greatly encouraged by listening to many women who had reached their business goals and objectives and it make me realize I could to the same."

  
-Vanesa Eirin, Sinectis.com, Argentina

"The event was distinguished not only by the interesting programs and networking opportunities, but also by the high quality of the presenters and speakers.  In addition, the generous attendance and variety of country participants was of great importance to the success of the event."


-Aurora Elena Lopez de Gonzalez, Attorney, National Financiera, Mexico

"
Because of what I have witnessed and experienced in my career as a woman in a male dominated field (engineering), I will continue to fight for women to have the opportunity to occupy decision making roles.  In addition, the summit showed me how important it is to support women in atypical fields."

-Graciela Gerola, Manager, CEAMSE, Argentina

 

"My participation in the summit of Buenos Aires has permitted me to identify various areas of opportunity which until now have only been seen in a general context, though they are of great importance for women in Colombia.  In the future I expect to be able to direct entrepreneurial efforts by women in my country."

-Angela Maria Camacho, Director, Firstcom, Colombia


Global Summit of Women 1999
Buenos Aires, Argentina
November 11-13, 1999

"WOMEN'S ECONOMIC SUMMIT

OF THE AMERICAS"

 



Host Committee for the Buenos Aires Summit.


Host Committee for the Buenos Aires Summit.

Summit President, Irene Natividad with U.S. Assistant Secretary of Commerce Awilda Marquez (3rd from left) and delegates from Peru.

Who Participated...

Policy Makers

Business Leaders

Women Entrepreneurs


What Was Presented...
1999 Program
Summit Sponsors

Daimler-Chrysler Corporation Fund

IBM

Shell Oil Company

Nortel Networks

Avon Products, Inc.

Mary Kay Foundation

The Coca Cola Company

Exxel Group

Global Asset Management Corporation


Inter-American Commission of Women of the OAS

Bolsa de Comercio de Argentina

Latin Trade Magazine

U.S. Department of Commerce

 

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