B20 and the Unión Industrial de Salta hosted the Business Leaders Forum on March 6th.
The NOA Business Leaders Forum gathered representatives of the different sectors of Argentina´s economy to discuss the B20´s initiatives and make sure the recommendations that are reached represent the interests of large companies as well as SMEs.
With the participation of B20 Chair Daniel Funes de Rioja, B20 Sherpa Carolina Castro, Business Leader José Urtubey and the Unión Industrial de Salta, the different panels -integrated by Co-Chair representatives, G20 working and affinity groups- discussed the key issues of the G20 and the affinity groups work in this process. Salta Governor Juan Manuel Urtubey closed the Forum.
“One of the B20´s main challenges is that the recommendations that are reached represent the interests of large companies as well as those of the SMEs of all the countries involved" B20 Chair Daniel Funes de Rioja
SMEs development and the link between education and employment were the key issues discussed at the Forum, whose main goal was to promote the dialogue between the participants to arrive at public policies that will help foster economic development.