2019 Festival


2019 Festival
Empathy in Action

At the 2019 Festival convened renowned experts and leaders from throughout the Americas for four days of events, workshops and performances designed to inspire critical thinking, accelerate and transform our business and social connections and promote action. The 2019 festival theme was “Empathy in Action” and showcased the people and ideas across North and South America that are moving beyond divisions to build solutions to the most important issues we face together.


2019 Festival Highlights:

  • Invest in the Business of Empathy with Sir Richard Branson, founder of Virgin Group and Jorge Ramos of Univision at the Americas Symposium Thursday, September 26th.

  • Choose from nine exciting (and FREE!) Clínicas featuring international speakers on themes ranging from Artificial Intelligence to Sustainable Fashion and how empathy is fueling industry shifts.

  • Travel to the Amazon jungle through the music and lights of Jaguara at Cósmico Americas on Saturday, September 28th in Civic Center Park!


Biennial Festival Highlights