Prior to President Obama’s historic trip to Latin America, key members of the US diplomatic corps met at the Wilson Center to share perspectives on regional relations with special focus on Argentina, Brazil, Chile, and Uruguay. 

Speakers (listed in order of appearance)
Jane Harman, Director, President and CEO, Wilson Center
Cynthia J. Arnson, Director, Latin American Program, Wilson Center
Mike Hammer, U.S. Ambassador to Chile
Bradley Freden, Chargé d’Affaires, Montevideo, Uruguay
Alex Lee, Deputy Assistant Secretary for Western Hemisphere Affairs, U.S. Department of State
Liliana Ayalde, U.S. Ambassador to Brazil
Paulo Sotero, Director, Brazil Institute, Wilson Center