Location
Date
Jun 02 - 07, 2019

Overview

The Caribbean Development Bank's Annual Meeting of the Board of Governors is held annually in one of the Bank's 29 member countries. This official gathering is CDB's flagship forum for discussion among the institution's Governors and sector leaders. The buzzword of this year's Annual Meeting agenda is transformation. The Meeting programme includes a memorial lecture, seminars and a youth outreach initiative.

Participation in the Annual Meeting is by invitation. 

 

 

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Welcome Messages

Agenda

9:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Two Hundred and Eighty-Sixth Meeting of the Board of Directors (Restricted)

7:00 PM - 8:30 PM

Welcome Reception

9:30 AM - 10:30 AM

Meeting of the Procedures Committee of the Board of Governors (Restricted)

10:30 AM - 12:30 PM

Thirty-Sixth Annual Meeting of the Contributors to the Special Development Fund (Restricted)

12:30 PM - 1:30 PM

Lunchtime Presentation sponsored by Republic Bank (Trinidad) Limited

9:30 AM - 11:30 AM

Opening Ceremony of the Forty-Ninth Annual Meeting of the Board of Governors

7:30 PM - 10:30 PM

Cultural Evening

7:30 AM - 9:30 AM

Sixth Annual Governors' Roundtable (Restricted)

10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
12:30 PM - 1:25 PM

Closing Ceremony of the Forty-Ninth Annual Meeting of the Board of Governors

1:30 PM - 2:30 PM

President's News Conference

1:35 PM - 2:35 PM

Lunchtime Presentation sponsored by the Royal Bank of Canada

8:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Tour for Delegates and Accompanying Persons

Speakers

Aldwyn Wayne
Chief Executive Officer, WiPay
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The Honourable Allen Chastanet
Prime Minister, Saint Lucia
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Avinash Persaud
Special Envoy to the Prime Minister of Barbados for Investment and Finance
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Barton Clarke
Executive Director, Caribbean Agricultural Research and Development Institute
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Calum Cameron
Proud Engineers
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The Honourable Camille Robinson-Regis
Minister of Planning and Development, Government of the Republic of Trinidad and Tobago
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Daniel Best
Director of Projects, Caribbean Development Bank
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David A. Cox
Vice President of Regulatory Affairs, Cable & Wireless Communications
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Senator the Honourable Francine Baron
Minister for Foreign and CARICOM Affairs, The Commonwealth of Dominica
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Gabriel Abed
Founder, BITT Inc.
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Jason Cotton
Economist, Caribbean Development Bank
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Jose Alpuche
Chief Executive Officer, Ministry of Agriculture, Forestry, Fisheries, the Environment, Sustainable Development and Immigration, Government of Belize
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Dr. Justin Ram
Director of Economics, Caribbean Development Bank
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Kirk-Anthony Hamilton
Founder, The Infiniti Partnership
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Kristina Adams
Owner and Manager, Adams Aquafarm, Barbados
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Honourable Marsha Caddle
Minister in the Ministry of Economic Affairs and Investment, Government of Barbados
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Michelle Marius
Director, ICT Pulse Consulting Limited, Jamaica
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Nirmala Debysingh-Persad
Chief Executive Officer, National Agricultural Marketing and Development Corporation, Trinidad and Tobago
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Therese Turner Jones
General Manager, Caribbean Country Department, IDB, Jamaica
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News

Resources

Photo Gallery

Flick album: 49th Annual Meeting Welcome Reception
49th Annual Meeting Welcome Reception
Flick album: 20th William G. Demas Memorial Lecture
20th William G. Demas Memorial Lecture
Flick album: 49th Annual Meeting Opening Ceremony
49th Annual Meeting Opening Ceremony
Flick album: 49th Annual Meeting- CIIF Fashion Show
49th Annual Meeting- CIIF Fashion Show
Flick album: Seminar: Agriculture - Let's Embrace the Opportunities
Seminar: Agriculture - Let's Embrace the Opportunities
Flick album: Seminar: From Vulnerability to Resilience - You Choose
Seminar: From Vulnerability to Resilience - You Choose
Flick album: 49th Annual Meeting Cultural Evening
49th Annual Meeting Cultural Evening
Flick album: Seminar: A Digital Caribbean
Seminar: A Digital Caribbean
Flick album: 49th Annual Meeting Closing Ceremony
49th Annual Meeting Closing Ceremony

MEDIA

Members of the media interested in covering the 49th Annual Meeting of the Board if Governors of the Caribbean Development Bank, to be held in Port of Spain, Trinidad and Tobago, must obtain a credential to attend the event.