“Latin America Post-Chavez: Quo Vadis?” – Potomac Institute for Policy Studies – Arlington, VA, March 2013


ICMES Treasurer Fernando Jimenez spoke on a panel concerning the political, social, economic, and strategic implications of post-Chavez Latin America, at the Potomac Institute for Policy Studies in Arlington, Virginia on March 22, 2013. The program, entitled “Latin America Post-Chavez: Quo Vadis?”, was co-sponsored by the Inter-University Center for Terrorism Studies, the International Center for Terrorism Studies at the Potomac Institute for Policy Studies, and the Inter-University Center for Legal Studies at the International Law Institute. Additional speakers included: Ambassador (ret.) Roger Noriega, Former U.S. Assistant Secretary of State for Western Hemisphere, and Former Ambassador to Organization of American States; Professor Monica Arruda De Almeida, Professor at the Center for Latin American Studies, Georgetown University; Brigadier General (ret.) Boris Saavedra, Assistant Professor of National Security, Affairs Center for Hemispheric Defense Studies, National Defense University; and Gerver Torres, Latin American Specialist with Gallup Consulting. The closing remarks were given by Don Wallace, Chairman, International Law Institute, and Chairman of the Board, ICMES.