Apprentice Worldwide - Global Leadership Conference

July 21-22, 2017 • Coral Gables, FL
AGENDA (As of July 6th, 2017)




  • 25 May
  • 26 May

Hernan Mayol

Founder and Chief Volunteer
Apprentice Worldwide (Host)
Driven Professional with over 20 years experience in International Wholesale Banking consistently delivering top performance in multiple sales initiatives. Serves as a trusted advisor to Global Financial Institutions, Large Corporate and Middle Market clients in the US and Latin America requiring alternatives to optimize their working capital, better manage foreign risks and reduce operating costs.

See detailed professional experience here: LinkedIn Profile

26 May

26 May

Edgar Bermudez

Regional Executive
Credit Management and Commercial Banking (Location: Charlotte)

Abimael Padilla

General Manager
Metals Industry (Location: Puerto Rico)

John Rodriguez

Managing Director - Latin America
Institutional Banking (Location: Miami)

Carrie Moore

Executive and Corporate Coach (Location: Miami)
Carrie consults with organizations in an advisory capacity at a senior level and leads to culture, diversity, empowerment, talent selection, and management architecture to improve your organization's cultural bandwidth and deliver optimum financial results.

She embeds authentic and effective strategies into leadership models with her Culture Performance Catalyst Program to produce outstanding and sustainable long-term success.

Carrie empowers individuals to make the right choices and inspires them to be their most authentic selves.

LinkedIn Profile

Chris Principe

CEO and Founder
Supply Chain and Innovation (Location: Palm Beach)
Chris Principe has worked in International Trade as a consultant, trainer, banker, exporter/importer, financial solutions provider for over 25 years in sales, development, and delivery of products focused on International Banking covering Trade and Supply Chain Finance, Cryptocurrency, Cash Management, Payments, FX and Open Account Processing. Strategic focus on delivering Blockchain, and cloud deployment of financial services. After starting in banking, he founded Medi-Globe, in 1985, an Import/Export Management Company, which he sold in 1998. Since 1999, he has been dedicated to International Banking and has been to over 120 different countries. Mr. Principe brings a wealth of international business experience from the corporate perspective, as a customer of the banks and that of a banking software provider. Additionally, as the publisher of Financial IT ( and FinFuture ( magazines and a partner in 4 different software companies of which 2 are doing work on the Blockchain gives him a broader background with a unique view to draw from. Chris is a futurist interested in the use of cryptocurrencies powered by blockchain as a reserve currency for global trade and to provide alternative financial power to people and businesses. He is the official Trade Finance Certificate Instructor for FIBA and Florida International University. Chris is an invited keynote speaker at international banking and fintech events and has authored over 35 articles. Mr. Principe holds a BA degree from Hawthorne College.

LinkedIn Profile

Monica Onisick

Managing Director - Head Trader
Securities Industry (Location: Miami)

Guillermo Benites

Insdustry Sales Manager
Tech Industry (Location: Miami)

Milton Santiago

Senior Executive / Advisor / Expert
Financial Technology Industry (Location: Chicago)

Javier Lopez, Esq

Top Regional Bar Association (Location: Miami)

Patrick Peters

CFO / Entrepreneur
Multi-Industry Sectors (Location: Broward)

25 May

Apprentice Worldwide


Hacienda del Sacramento



09:00 AM 05:00 PM

Networking Reception

06:00 PM 07:00 PM Fellowship Hall - Foyer and Reception Area

The Leader Within

07:00 PM 07:30 PM Fellowship Hall - Reception Area

Closing the Generation Gap

07:30 PM 08:00 PM Fellowship Hall - Reception Area


Welcoming Remarks - Conference Overview and Objectives

09:00 AM 09:30 AM Newman Alumni Center - University of Miami



09:30 AM 10:00 AM Newman Alumni Center - University of Miami


10:00 AM 11:00 AM



11:00 AM 11:30 AM

RECRUITERS UNPLUGGED - The Do's and Don'ts of Job Searching

11:30 AM 01:00 PM

INDUSTRY SESSIONS - Part 1 - Corporate Finance, Accounting, Banking, Brokerage, Investments, Real Estate

01:00 PM 02:00 PM

INDUSTRY SESSIONS - Part 2 - FinTech, Analytics, Engineering, Technology, Innovation

02:00 PM 03:00 PM

Panelists will discuss:

INDUSTRY SESSIONS - Part 3 - Healthcare, Legal, Politics, HR, Compliance, Security and Enforcement

03:00 PM 04:00 PM

INDUSTRY SESSIONS - Part 4 - Sales, Marketing, Digital Marketing, PR, Media, Social Media

04:00 PM 05:00 PM

The Rise of the Entrepreneurs

05:00 PM 05:30 PM Newman Alumni Center - University of Miami

How to deal with Senior Executives.


06:00 PM 07:00 PM Titanic Brewery

Come join us to celebrate successes and build stronger relationships.