8:30 – 9:00 AM – Welcoming Remarks [Opening Video]

  • Edward J. Calvo, Chairman of the Board, Guam Economic Development Authority
  • The Honorable Madeleine Z. Bordallo, Congresswoman
  • The Honorable Eddie Baza Calvo, Governor of Guam

9:15 – 10:00 AM – Plenary Presentation: Guam’s Five Year Strategic Plan for Visitor Industry GrowthMark Baldyga, Chairman of the Board, Guam Visitors Bureau

10:15 – 11:00 PM: Plenary Presentation: Demand for Travel on Guam, Now and 10 Years ForwardDamien Little, Director at Horwath HTL

11:00 – 12:00 AM: Panel: Increasing Visitor Arrivals To Guam
Moderator: Karl Pangelinan, General Manager, Guam Visitors Bureau
Panel Presentations:

12:00 – 1:45 PM: Keynote Presentation: Guam, A Portal for Commerce Between America and AsiaJoshua Cooper Ramo, Vice Chairman, Kissinger Associates, Inc.

1:45 – 2:45 PM: Plenary Presentation: Guam’s Economy: An Investor’s Perspective

3:00 – 3:45 PM: Panel: Real Estate Trends on GuamModerator: Nick Captain, President, Captain Real Estate Group

  • Milton Morinaga, Asset Managing Director, P.H.R Ken Micronesia, Inc.
  • Donna Ysrael Baker, General Manager, Tanota Partners
  • Leonard Calvo, Vice President, Calvo Enterprises

3:45 – 4:30 PM: Panel: The Role of the Commercial Port in Guam’s EconomyModerator: Joseph L. Cruz, President, Cabras Marine Corporation

4:30 – 5:15 PM: Panel: Shop, Eat and Play on GuamModerator: Nathan Denight, Deputy General Manager, Guam Visitors Bureau

5:15 -5:30 PMClosing RemarksThe Honorable Raymond S. Tenorio, Lieutenant Governor of Guam

Day 2:

8:30 – 8:45 AM: Official Welcome: Guam’s Strategic Position in Asia– Paul H. Vosti, Senior Advisor, Guam Policy, Office of the Assistant Secretary of Defense for Asian and Pacific Security Affairs

8:45 – 9:30 AM: Plenary Presentation: Congressional Perspective of the Importance of Guam to America’s Role in AsiaThe Honorable Madeleine Z. Bordallo, Congresswoman

9:30 – 10:15 AM: Plenary Presentation: Administration’s View of the Importance of Guam to America’s Role in Asia Esther Kia’aina, Assistant Secretary of the U.S. Department of Interior for Insular Affairs

10:30 – 11:15 AM: Plenary Presentation: U.S. National Defense Posture in the Asia PacificCapt. Tony Anglin, Joint Marianas Chief of Staff

11:15 – 12:00 PM: Plenary Presentation: The Opportunities and Challenges of Development in the Western Pacific – Leonard Kaae, Senior Vice President and General Manager and Mark Mamczarz, Vice-President of Finance, Black Construction

12:00 – 1:30 PM : Networking Lunch: [Video] – Congressman Leopoldo N. Bataoil, House of Representatives, Republic of the Philippines

1:30 – 3:00 PM: Panel: Building Guam’s Infrastructure – Moderator: Mark Calvo, Special Assistant to Governor Eddie Baza Calvo

3:15 – 4:45 PM: Panel: The Time to Invest in Guam Is Now

4:45 – 5:00 PM: Closing Remarks: Building America’s Future in Asia Together
The Honorable Eddie Baza Calvo, Governor of Guam