• Exhibit Your Technology

    Exhibit Your Technology

    Find out how exhibiting at LAC Geothermal Energy Summit 2016 can connect you with new customers and do more business with existing ones. Email us at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.!

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  • Sponsor a Tech Spotlight

    Sponsor a Tech Spotlight

    Sponsorship ensures that you will be at the forefront of people’s minds with maximum branding and exposure at the conference and a lasting impression that lasts long after the conference is over.

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  • Present a Case Study

    Present a Case Study

    Competence and financing networks are critical criteria for winning LAC geothermal energy projects. Show your expertise with a case study.

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  • Attend Regulator Sessions

    Attend Regulator Sessions

    Understand key regulations governing the geothermal energy projects in Chile, Peru, Guatemala, Argentina, Bolivia, Caribbean and other countries in the region!

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Cerro Pabellón Plant Soon To Rise

Bringing Andean Geothermal to Life

How do you ensure your geothermal plants go online and operate in time?
After four years of wait, Chile is set to open its first geothermal plant to bring 367 GW-hours of electricity to power the country’s northern grid at the end of 2016. And other LAC countries are following suit. But technical and financing challenges have caused very painful project delays.

To succeed in LAC geothermal energy business, you need financing networks and credible technical partners to get plants to go online and operate within deadline and budget. Attend LAC Geothermal Energy Summit 2016 by emailing geoCL@arcmediaglobal.com or visiting www.arcmediaglobal.com/geoCL!

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  • Propose a Paper
  • Investment Roundtables
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Plug in with national and local regulators and gain insights into behind-the-scenes construction of LAC's first geothermal plant. Register today!
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Propose a case study to showcase your extensive on-the-ground experience in effectively developing geothermal energy plants at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
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Pre-schedule on Day 1 your meetings with the decision makers shaping the investment environment for geothermal. Email us at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. to reserve this session.
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Discussed on Day 1! Use this in-depth, informative and interactive session to ensure you manage risks and ensure a sustainable energy business. Email us at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. to reserve this session.

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International Board of Experts Speaking

Gain links and insights to shape a sustainable workforce at LAC Geothermal Energy Summit 2016.

Clotilde Rossi di Schio

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Clotilde Rossi di Schio holds a M.Sc. in Industrial/Mechanical engineering from Vienna University of Technology and an MBA from Columbia Business School. After 2 years at the management consulting firm McKinsey & co. she joined Turboden American team as Manager for Sales and Business development.

Dr. Diego Morata

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Dr. Diego Morata heads the Andean Geothermal Centre of Excellence (CEGA) in Chile. The Centre began operations in 2011. It is a Fondap-Conicyt project that works to improve and increase knowledge about geothermal energy, both in Chile and other Andean countries.

Dr. Guido Capetti

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Presently, Guido is CEO of the two companies Empresa National de Geotermia (ENG) & Geotermica del Norte (GDN), for the exploration & development of geothermal resources in Chile. With a Chemical Eng’g degree at Pisa University and working in Enel since 1976 for exploration & development of geothermal projects in Italy, Greece, China-Tibet, USA, Indonesia, Bolivia, Central America, he has published over 40 scientific papers and served as President of International Geothermal Association for the period 2001-2004.

Francesco Oppici

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Francesco Oppici holds a Master Degree, Energy Engineering - Power Production and Bachelors in Energy Engineering from Italy. He also trained at the Korea Advanced Institute of Science and Technology. He does business development for Exergy S.p.A, providing highly efficient Organic Rankine Cycle (ORC) systems.

Geol. Julio Ríos Gómez

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Dr Ríos is a Doctor in Environmental Engineering and Mining (University of Oviedo - ETSIMO). He leads SEGEMAR, a technical scientific organization that brings together the IGRM (Institute of Geology and Mineral Resources) - an entity whose function is to generate the basis of geological, mining data in Argentina.

Lic. Abel Pesce

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Pesce goes to specific locations and conducts the feasibility studies to analyze the thermal potential of the region, and even generate a meetings between stakeholders to generate geothermal energy jobs in Argentina. Pesce holds a Bachelor of Geology.

Rüdiger Trenkle

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Civil Engineer from the Technical University of Munich, Germany, Rüdiger has a long track record in project management of large construction and is currently Country Manager at MRP Geotermia. Prior to this, he has held several leadership positions from Senior Project Manager of Phase II of the Metro line in Medellin, Colombia, a National Manager in Nicaragua.

Fernando Allendes Becerra

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Fernando heads ACHEGEO A.G., a trade association promoting the use of geothermal energy in Chile with legal and natural persons, domestic and foreign companies that are interested in developing geothermal power and direct use in the country.

Lic. Carlos Guillermo Cuburu

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Carlos is an exploration geologist with extensive experience in industrial minerals and metalliferous in Patagonia Argentina. He is also a Community Relations Specialist and Corporate Social Responsibility with a holistic view of mining exploration activity for purposes of legitimizing the Argentine mining development.

Companies Attending

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21% of attendees will be project developers. Other companies will comprise of power generation companies, engineering companies, funding agencies and regulators.

Countries Attending

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Meet project developers from Chile, Peru, Guatemala, Central America, Argentina, Bolivia, Caribbean and Ecuador.

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Be the Conference Highlight

Building relationships with marquee customers
The Antofagasta Gala will be held on the evening of Day 1 of the Conference. It is the highlight of the social program. Guests will enjoy a locally prepared dinner, with quality beverage and superb entertainment and music. This is the official dinner of the conference.
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Exhibition Inclusions

  • One 2m x 3m booth/space
  • Exhibitor’s name and logo prominently displayed on the exhibition entrance feature
  • Exhibition sponsors logo will be displayed in a light display on the walls of the exhibition
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  • Photo Gallery

    Experience AMG by viewing our Gallery and see what we're up to.
    Peter Vogt, CEO, Nestlé Malaysia at HR Talk Show 2011
    Philippine Senator Miguel Zubiri at Biofuels 2009
    Alessandro de Souza, Chief, IBAMA at Drilling Fluids Brazil 2014
    Evita Legowo, Director-General, Oil & Gas Indonesia at E&P Contracts 2010
    Deputy Minister of Finance Donald Lim at Production Optimisation Week Asia 2010
    Dr Silas Simiyu, CEO, Geothermal Development Company at WGES 2012 Patuha Plant Site Visit
    VISA Thailand Managing Director Somboon Krobteeranon at Payments, Settlements and Remittances Asia 2012
    Dr. Hassan Vasantharajaiah Parswanath Secretary to Government, Karnataka, India at Emergency Response Conference 2009 Singapore
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      Project developers, power generation companies, engineering companies, regulators equipment providers, banks and funding, state science agencies, accountant and consultants, drilling companies, public interest groups, computer systems providers
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      Countries represented include: Chile, Peru, Guatemala, Argentina, Bolivia, Ecuador, Central America and Caribbean
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    Plan Your Visit

    Plan Your Visit
    Venue Details
    LAC Geothermal Energy Summit 2016 is going to be held in Grand Hyatt, Santiago, Chile on 12-13 May 2016. Book early to get hotel discounts!