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The governmental agency Uruguay XXI is pleased to invite you to the 2nd Edition of The Uruguay Business Experience. The event brings together C-level executives from Europe, USA and LATAM to discuss industry best practices and discover Uruguay's unique value proposition as a prime location for Regional Corporate Centers.

International attendees will also have the opportunity to speak with directors of global companies already settled in the country, visit world-class business platforms and hear about our outstanding and tax-compliance incentives system.

These are some of the leading firms that already operate from Uruguay:



Conferences and panel discussions | Venue: Hyatt Centric Montevideo

During this morning, members of companies already installed, government authorities, support institutions and international attendees will have the opportunity to share best practices, and debate about the challenges of the industry.

08:30   Coffee and registration

09:00   Opening address - Government & Inter-American Development Bank (IDB) authorities

09:30   Conference: Global Trends for Offshoring Services 

How do global offshoring trends impact companies’ growth and capacity to move up to higher value added activities?






10:15   Coffee break

10:45   Conference: Economic Outlook for LATAM, Mercosur and Uruguay 

Latin America is a dynamic market: What are the economic perspectives for the region? What are the implications for services offshoring?


 11:30   Conference: Robotic Process Automation and the Future of Regional Corporate Centers in LATAM

Over the past few years, robotic process automation or RPA has generated a significant amount of buzz. However, few have actually taken the plunge to invest and explore this new technology. In this session, discover how to conduct cost/benefit analysis for RPA to determine if it is worth the investment and build an effective pilot program for RPA to test before you officially roll it out.

 12.00    Closing discussion


1st Visit to Free Trade Zones (FZ), HQ & SSCs 

During the afternoon, international attendees will have the opportunity to access to two business towers that operate under Uruguay’s unique Free Trade Zones scheme, explore their facilities and business success stories.

13:30   Private Lunch, Visit World Trade Center Free Zone & Cofco Agri (Trading Company)


16.00   Visit to Aguada Park (FZ) & Mercado Libre´s Shared Service Center


Round table & 2nd visit to Free Trade Zones, HQ & RDC

This day session will provide international attendees with further unprecedented access into the country´s business environment and those businesses and technology parks operating in Uruguay’s Free Trade Zones.

08:30  Pick up from the hotel

09:00   Visit to Parque de las Ciencias (FZ) & Megapharma’s Regional HQ


10.30   Visit to Zonamerica Free Trade Zone & Merck’s Regional Distribution Center 

12.30   Private Lunch & networking at Zonamerica

14.00   Roundtable briefing – Uruguay Value Proposition.

This exclusive interactive session will allow you to hear first-hand from independent international consultants and government authorities about Uruguay’s legal framework, tax incentives and business environment for corporate centers.

15:30   End of programmed activities  



Take the opportunity and enjoy Montevideo, visit Punta del Este - South America’s most exclusive seaside resort - or discover the historical Colonia del Sacramento, just 30 minutes by ferry from Buenos Aires (Argentina). 

Punta del Este is South America’s most attractive and popular seaside resort, and Uruguay’s most glamorous but relaxed destination for a break from the routine only 2 hours away from the financial and business center in Montevideo. Beautiful beaches, upscale resorts, stylish nightclubs, fine restaurants and wineries, and globally recognized clothing stores and boutiques make it the best option for executives and their families.


Colonia del Sacramento is an irresistibly picturesque town enshrined as a Unesco World Heritage site. Its Barrio Histórico, an irregular colonial-era nucleus of narrow cobbled streets, occupies a small peninsula jutting into the river. Pretty rows of sycamores offer protection from the summer heat, and the riverfront...


THE VENUE - Hyatt Centric Montevideo                                                                                                                                                              

“The brand’s first hotel to open outside of North America, and the second Hyatt-branded property in Uruguay”.

The Most Modern Waterfront Hotel In Montevideo. Experience Montevideo to the fullest, with stunning views of the waterfront and beautiful walking trails just steps from Hyatt Centric Montevideo. The hotel boasts an ideal location in the charming Pocitos neighborhood, with revered restaurants, historic structures, and endless beaches to explore.


Rambla República del Perú 1479    -  Montevideo, Uruguay, 11300    |    Reservatios: +598 2621 1230, and 

 Attendees of the event enjoy preferential room rates*:

* The special rate has been extended to two days before and after the conference.



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