The Americas Executive Forum Luncheon

Special Town Hall Event presented by Chamber of the Americas and Metropolitan State University "You Are the Difference" Wednesday, May 15, 2019
Time:  12:00 - 1:30 p.m.

Moderator – Dr. Ann Murphy, Dean, College of Business, Metropolitan State University

Dr. Murphy became Dean of the College of Business in June, 2011. Since that time, she has excelled in leading the college to new heights as a recognized and respected institution. Overview and Outreach Program – Gilberto (Gil) Cisneros, Chairman and CEO, Chamber of the Americas and President, COTA Foundation

Under Mr. Cisneros, leadership and vision, COTA and its foundation continues to grow as a vibrant, well-positioned global organization. Over the last 26 years he has been tireless in his pursuit of harmony and economic empowerment and justice throughout the International Community. COTA is now embarking on a new and exciting journey to heal a Divided Nation and International Community, creating a society for the greater good of all humanity. 

Presenting The Human Face in Doing Business – Dr. David Conde, President of North America, COTA

Dr. Conde is a senior consultant to COTA bringing over 32 years of experience in developing and conducting international programs in Europe, Mexico, Central and South America in the public and private sectors. In addition, he currently serves as President of the Board of Directors of East Migrant Head Start Project with 40 education centers for migrant children in 14 states along the east coast and the south.

Keynote, "You Are the Difference" – Tony Bottagaro, Special Advisor to COTA and the COTA Foundation on National and International Affairs

Mr Bottagaro is a seasoned executive, acclaimed speaker, bestselling author, award-winning film producer and narrator, playwright, stage performer and storyteller. For over 36 years, he has taken his message "to create a world more human and more divine" to many sectors of society, including the State Department, United Nations, and an audience with Pope John Paul II at the Vatican.

Location:  The Palm Restaurant at the Westin Tabor Center, 1672 Lawrence Street, Denver, Colorado 80202
Parking:  Complimentary valet parking
Participation fee:  $35.00.
      Please RSVP via e-mail to
Questions:  Call 303.462.1275.
Cancellation Policy: 24 hours before the event. Advanced payment is appreciated.

Hosted by:  Chamber of the Americas, Chamber of the Americas Foundation, El Pomar Foundation, Grupo Cisneros Internacional, garritz, BizWest, PostNet Logmont, The Palm Restaurant

Hosting opportunities available.