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Index of Bureaucracy in Latin America 2022

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China y el uso de Sharp y Soft Power en Iberoamérica

Events

Upcoming Events

Launch of the

Index of Bureaucracy in Latin America 2022

with H.E. Iván Duque Márquez

President of Colombia (2018-2022)

and political, academic, and opinion leaders

from 12 different countries

Thursday, December 1st, 2022

4:00- 6:00 pm

Management and Research Center, Room 290

Florida International University

10975 SW 17th St, Miami, FL

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Past Events

FALL 2022


Launch of the
Index of Bureaucracy in Latin America 2022

with H.E. Iván Duque Márquez

President of Colombia (2018-2022)

and political, academic, and opinion leaders

from 12 different countries

Thursday, December 1st, 2022

4:00- 6:00 pm

Management and Research Center, Room 290

Florida International University

10975 SW 17th St, Miami, FL


China and the Use of Sharp and Soft Power

“En Iberoamerica”

The Adam Smith Center for Economic Freedom co-sponsored a virtual panel on “China and the Use of Sharp and Soft Power in Iberoamerica

Thursday, October 20, 2022

1:30 p.m- 3:30 p.m

Virtual Event

Democracy
Under Attack

 Friday, September 23rd, 2022

10:00 – 11:30 a.m.

Management and Research Center, Room 290

Florida International University

10975 SW 17th St, Miami, FL


Freedom In The World Today

A Conversation with the
Fall 2022 Senior Leadership Fellows

His Excellency Iván Duque Márquez, President of the Republic of Colombia (2018-2022)

Her Excellency Ava Rossana Guevara, Vice President of the Republic of Honduras (2014-2018)

The Honorable Paula Dobriansky, United States Under Secretary of State for Global Affairs (2001-2009)

Thursday, September 22nd, 2022

4:00 – 5:30 p.m.

Management and Research Center, Room 290

Florida International University

10975 SW 17th St, Miami, FL


SPRING 2022

Freedom of the Press in the Americas

A forum with prominent journalists from around the Western Hemisphere

Thursday, April 28th, 2022

9:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.

Management and Research Center, Room 290

Florida International University

10975 SW 17th St, Miami, FL

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A Conversation on Leadership and Social Responsibility with Mario Kreutzberger

“Don Francisco”

Thursday, April 28th, 2022

5:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m.

Management and Research Center, Room 290 

Florida International University

10975 SW 17th St, Miami, FL

Left and Right in the 21st Century

A forum with academic, media, political, and government dignitaries

Tuesday, April 26th, 2022

9:00 a.m. – 1:30 p.m.

Management and Research Center, Room 290

Florida International University

10975 SW 17th St, Miami, FL

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Leadership Under Pressure

With Mario Sepulveda, Leader of the 33 Chilean miners trapped for 69 days

Tuesday, March 15th, 2022

1:30 p.m. – 3:00 p.m.

Management and Research Center, Room 340

Florida International University

10975 SW 17th St, Miami, FL

 Natural Law and Economic Freedom

With Richard A. Epstein,  inaugural Laurence A. Tisch Professor of Law at NYU School of Law

Monday, March 7th, 2022

12:30 a.m. – 1:30 p.m.

Rafael Diaz-Balart Hall, Room 1000

Florida International University

11200 SW 8th St, Miami, FL 33199

Miami y su Impacto en Ibero-América

Co-sponsored with CEAPI and Rhino

Tuesday, February 22nd, 2022

1:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m.

American Museum of the Cuban Diaspora

Coral Gables, FL

1200 Coral Way, Miami, FL 33145

The Great Transformation of Peru into an Export Economy 

With Ricardo Marquez Flores, Vice President of Peru (1995-2000)

Tuesday, March 1st, 2022

1:30 p.m. – 3:00 p.m.

Management and Research Center, Room 316

Florida International University

10975 SW 17th St, Miami, FL

The Future of Freedom in the Americas

Co-sponsored with The Libre Institute, La Sociedad Atlas, and FEE en Español

Tuesday, February 15th, 2022

4:45 p.m. – 7:50 p.m.

Management and Research Center, Room 290

Florida International University

10975 SW 17th St, Miami, FL

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A Legacy of Dialogue and Progress in Freedom

With Eduardo Frei Ruiz-Tagle, President of Chile (1995-2000)

Tuesday, February 15th, 2022

1:30 p.m. – 3:00 p.m.

Management and Research Center, Room 316

Florida International University

10975 SW 17th St, Miami, FL

Democracy, Leadership, and the Free Market

With Mauricio Macri, President of Argentina (2015-2019)

Nicolas Monckeberg, President of the Chamber of Deputies of Chile (2012-2013)

Raul Melara Moran, Attorney General of El Salvador (2019-2021)

Loretta Sanchez, Member of the U.S. Congress (1997-2017)

Monday, January 31st, 2022

3:00 p.m. – 4:30 p.m.

Management and Research Center, Room 290

Florida International University

10975 SW 17th St, Miami, FL

FALL 2021

Seminario Internacional 

La relación entre Estados Unidos e Iberoamérica: perspectiva políticas y económicas

Friday, December 10th, 2021

8:30 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.

Museum of Coral Gables

285 Aragon Ave, Coral Gables, FL 33134

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2021 Economic Freedom of the World Network Conference

Co-Sponsored with Florida Atlantic University

Thursday, November 4th, 2021

Florida Atlantic University

77 Glades Rd, Boca Raton, FL

Reception honoring the launch of the Adam Smith Center for Economic Freedom

Thursday, September 30th, 2021

7:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m.

Reagan House

Florida International University

10777 SW 16th St, Miami, FL 33199

A Conversation on Public Service, Democracy, and Economic Freedom

With Mauricio Macri, President of Argentina (2015-2019)

Thursday, September 30th, 2021

4:30 p.m. – 5:30 p.m.

Management and Research Center, Room 290

Florida International University

10975 SW 17th St, Miami, FL

Encuentro Regional

Desafíos Económicos y Geopolíticos en América Latina y el Caribe

Co-sponsored with Fundación International para la Libertad

Monday & Tuesday, September 27th-28th, 2021

Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic and over Zoom

A Conersation on Public Service and Economic Freedom

With Lenin Moreno, President of the Republic of Ecuador (2017-2021)

Francisco Santos, Vice-President of the Republic of Colombia (2002-2010)

Ileana Ros-Lehtinen, Member of the U.S. Congress (1989 – 2019)

Thursday, September 9th, 2021

3:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.

Management and Research Center, Room 290

Florida International University

10975 SW 17th St, Miami, FL