Biennial IBA Latin American Regional Forum 2018 Conference

Biennial IBA Latin American Regional Forum Conference

14–16 March 2018 Hyatt Regency Hotel and Intercontinental Presidente Hotel, Mexico City, Mexico

A conference presented by the IBA Latin American Regional Forum

Topics include:
  • Antitrust: A new era in the battle for control overconsumers’ information
  • Compliance: Beyond Lava Jato and the Panama Papers
  • Environmental protection v extraction technologies
  • Free trade or protectionism: Are we going local? Renegotiation of Brexit, NAFTA and others: what are the challenges and opportunities?
  • Goodbye traditional banking, hello crowdfunding!
  • How technology is changing the future of real estate
  • Innovation, startups and intellectual property management
  • Labour and employment: Will employees still exist in the future?
  • Law firms: To merge or not to merge? That is the question
  • Tax evasion, elusion and money laundering: where to draw the line?
  • The evolving business agenda of sustainability: protection, respect and remedy
  • The future of in-house legal departments and their impact on the legal market: how are companies benefiting from artificial intelligence?
  • The growth of green energy
  • The individual and organisational challenges of artificial intelligence in law firms
  • The impact of anti-corruption in Latin America
  • The impact of protectionism in M&A transactions
  • What infrastructure is Latin America still in need of?
  • What will stay the same in arbitration and alternative dispute resolution?

Headline social event sponsors

Santamarina y Steta

Associate conference sponsor


Conference closing cocktail sponsor

Conference opening reception sponsors

Garcia & Bodan

Conference luncheon sponsors


ie law school
Lex Latin

Conference supporters