Visit From Dr. Michaela Weber and Mr. John Diamond at the Seminar

Students heard from Mr. John Diamond, the Senior Communications Officer of the World Bank, and Dr. Michaela Weber, the Private Sector Specialist of the Bank. Mr. Diamond covered the mission and approaches of the World Bank, while Dr. Weber explained how to enhance small firm growth. Both provided an in-depth analysis of improving long term economic conditions in the world. What a great pleasure to have them visit!

All photos in Fall 2018 seminar credit by Bayley Wivell

 

Visit From Mr. Jozsef Szamosfalvi at the Seminar

Seminar participants had the opportunity to hear from Mr. Jozsef Szamosfalvi, a professional specialized in emerging market structured finance underwriting and risk mitigation. The focus was on infrastructure, financial and energy sector projects.  Mr. Jozsef Szamosfalvi is managing director of Interlink Capital Strategies. He highlighted the role of the private sector in trade finance, and directly addressed employment opportunities. Georgetown graduates have left a strong track record.  A new option to become a true insider!

Visit From Prof. Demir Yener at the Seminar

It was a great pleasure to have Prof.Yener of Johns Hopkins University visit us in the Seminar. He shared his thoughts about corporate governance and increased transparency in an entertaining way.

Visit From Mr. Frank Vogl at the Seminar

Mr. Frank Vogl, a veteran in international economics and finance and also the co-founder of Transparency International and the Partnership for Transparency, came to share his insights about International Business and corruption. What an insider!

Visit From Mr. Francisco Sandoval at Our Seminar

Mr. Francisco Sandoval, Economic Advisor to the Ministry of the Economy’s Trade and NAFTA Office at the Embassy of Mexico in Washington, DC. came to share cutting edge information about the U.S. – Mexico trade agreement announced last week. A true insider!