Conference Presentations and Videos
  THURSDAY, MAY 10, 2012

8:40 am – 9:00 am   
Governor’s Message (Read Text)
Hon. Luis G. Fortuño-Burset

  9:00 am – 10:30 am
Fiscal Progress (See Presentation)
Juan Carlos Batlle
President, Government Development Bank

Jesús F. Méndez
Secretary, Treasury Department

Juan C. Pavía
Director, Office of Management and Budget
  10:30 am – 11:30 am
Capital Markets Panel (Only Video)
Peter Bartlett
Managing Director, Citi Global Markets

Thomas Weyl
Director, Barclays Municipal Research

Robert Servas
Managing Director and Head of Public Finance Syndicate, JP Morgan

Leslie Highley
Managing Director, UBS Asset Managers of Puerto Rico

Moderator: John Gavin - Managing Director, Citigroup

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  11:30 am – 12:00 pm
Government Development Bank: Overview and Financial Highlights, Fiscal Agency and Swap Portfolio Update (See Presentation)
José R. Otero
Executive Vice President, Financing and Capital Markets
Government Development Bank

Ignacio Canto
Executive Vice President and Treasurer
Government Development Bank

Juan M. Román-Rivera
Executive Vice President, General Fiscal Agent
Government Development Bank
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  2:00 pm – 2:30 pm
A Successful P3: The PR-22 / PR-5 Toll Road Concession (See Presentation)
Luis Palazzi
Chief Operating Officer, metropistas
  2:30 pm – 3:15 pm
Public-Private Partnerships Authority Update (See Presentation)
David Álvarez
Executive Director, Public-Private Partnerships Authority
  3:15 pm – 3:45 pm
Exporting Services and Economic Development Update (See Presentation)
José R. Pérez-Riera
Secretary, Department of Economic Development and Commerce
  FRIDAY, MAY 11, 2012    
  8:30 am – 9:00 am
Puerto Rico Electric Power Authority (See Presentation)
Otoniel Cruz-Carrillo
Executive Director, Puerto Rico Electric Power Authority

Nelson Morales
Chief Financial Officer, Puerto Rico Electric Power Authority
  9:00 am – 9:30 am
Puerto Rico Aqueduct and Sewer Authority (See Presentation)
Efraín Acosta-Reboyras
Executive Director, Administration and Finance, PRASA

Alberto M. Lázaro-Castro
Executive Director for Infrastructure, PRASA
  9:30 am – 10:00 am
The Small and Medium Size Business Sector: Initiative for Job Creation (Click to View Presentation)
Ivonne Otero
President, Economic Development Bank
  10:00 am – 10:30 am
Puerto Rico as an International Financial Center (Only Video)
Gabriel Hernández
Head of Tax Division, Scherrer Hernández & Co.

Edgar Ríos
Partner, Pietrantoni Méndez & Álvarez LLC

Carlos Ubiña
CEO, UBS Financial Services, Inc. of Puerto Rico

10:30 am – 11:00 am
Puerto Rico Highways and Transportation Authority (See Presentation)
Rubén Hernández-Gregorat
Secretary, Puerto Rico Department of Transportation and Public Works

Jorge Junquera
CFO, Assistant Executive Director for Administration and Finance
Puerto Rico Highways and Transportation Authority


11:00 am – 12:00 pm
Puerto Rico Banking Sector: Moving Forward

Rafael F. Saldaña (See Presentation)
President and CEO, Banesco USA

Diego P. Masola
SVP, Head Corporate and Commercial Banking Center, Scotiabank de Puerto Rico

Fernando L. Batlle (See Presentation)

Commercial Director, Banco Santander Puerto Rico / President & CEO, Santander Securities

Patrick J. Haggarty (See Presentation)
Executive Vice President of Wholesale Banking, BBVA Puerto Rico

Moderator: Francisco Javier Cimadevilla – President, Forculus, LLC


12:00 pm – 12:30 pm
2009 - 2011: 3 Years in Review (Only Video)

Juan Carlos Batlle
President, Government Development Bank