National Convention 2022

October 13-16, 2022, Mexico City, Mexico


The National Council of the Maquiladora and Manufacturing Export Industry (index), the business body that brings together the companies that realize more than 90% of the foreign trade operations of this sector, this contributes to the 60% of the total foreign trade in Mexico and gives employment to 18% of the IMSS workers, for a total of over 3 million people, invites you to the 47th National Convention starting from October 13th to the 16th of 2022 at Mexico City.

Be part of the most important event of the Global Manufacturing Industry in Mexico, where you can be part of a business and networking experience, not only it’s going to enforce the union of the IMMEX sector and its economic agents that are involved within our own nature, but it is more of an opportunity to continue positioning your brand to more than 500 Executives of the Manufacturing Industry in Mexico.

For this year, index is preparing a schedule of conferences and panels to give attention to the sector’s trends, to analyze and listen to specialists about the most important topics, additionally it will have the presence of Mexico’s government officials to present the new changes that will improve the environment of the country’s sector.

Dr. Luis Manuel Hernández G.
National index Council President

Relevant topics during the 47 National Convention

T-MEC and its impact on IMMEX Labor Compliance in Mexico New policies within the 4T and its impact on manufacturing operations Global Manufacturing Trends Talent Development Challenges and opportunities of the IMMEX Operation Regulatory Framework Projections in Economic Outlook

Participant Profile



Exhibition Areas


Convention Fees



Estadisticas 1


* The schedule is subject to change


Convention Registration | President Intercontinental Hotel and Hyatt Polanco.


Hyatt Polanco

Salón Castillo | Hotel Presidente.

Conventionist Registration


Governors Panel | The IMMEX for Mexico

Baja California | Chihuahua | CDMX | Yucatán

Moderator: Dr. Luz María de la Mora Sánchez, Subsecretary of Foreign Trade

Gender Equity and Inclusion Conference

Pamela Cerdeira


Panel: “New TMEC Labor Model”

Luisa Maria Alcalde STPS Mexico

Martin Joseph Walsh Secretary of Labor EUA

Seamus O’Regan Ministry of Labour Canada

Preventive Health of Workers in the Manufacturing Industry

Zoé Robledo Aburto

General Director of the Mexican Institute of Social Security

Mettaliderazgo Team

Roberto Mourey

Perspectivas Económicas Globales

Banco Base

Master Conference: The Economic Outlook of Mexico and the importance of trade compliance with the TMEC

Prof. Tatiana Clouthier Carrillo, Secretary of Economy

Free Time


pending place*

Salón Castillo | Hotel Presidente.

Welcome second day and Sponsor Raffle

Master Conference: "You have to have more balls than hope"

Mónica Borda - Best Seller Writer and Psychologist

with a master's degree in Neuropsychoeducation and Neuroleadership at NYU University.

Master Conference: Global Manufacturing Supply Chain

Dr. Peter Friedmann

FBB Federal Relations, Washington, D.C.


Master Conference

"Global Economic Outlook for IMMEX"

Rodrigo Pacheco

PANEL: Business Organizations and their Work in the Private Sector

Lic. Francisco Cervantes Díaz

President of the Business Coordinating Council (CCE)

Lic. José Abugaber Andonie

President of the Confederation of Industrial Chambers of the United Mexican States (CONCAMIN)

Lic. José Antonio Centeno

President of the National Chamber of the Transformation Industry (CANACINTRA)

Master Conference

"IMMEX as a Foreign Exchange Agent for Mexico"

Enrique de la Madrid Cordero

Director of the Center for the Future of Cities of the Tecnológico de Monterrey

TMEC AMBASSADORS PANEL: "Strategic Agenda of the T-MEC Region towards 2026"

Ambassadors USA- CAN-MEX

Graeme C. Clark, Canadian Ambassador in Mexico

Kenneth Lee Salazar, US Ambassador in Mexico

Esteban Moctezuma Barragán, Ambassador of Mexico in the United States

MODERATOR: Luis Hernandez President of INDEX

Master Conference

"Global Sustainability and the IMMEX Rol"

Master Conference

"MEXICO: The Commercial Approach and Promotion of Investment"

Foreign Minister Marcelo Ebrard Casaubon

Foreign Secretary

Closing Ceremony



Hotel Hyatt Polanco

Brunch and Wellness Conference for Companions*

Mariana García Ugalde

Founder and General Director of Yogalife® Mexico, member of the Workplace Wellness Council–Mexico with the Healthy Responsible Company Distinction.

* Exclusive Women

Venue of the Event

Venue location and gallery


A reflection of one of the largest metropolises in the world, the Presidente InterContinental® Mexico City hotel is privilegedly located in the heart of one of the best areas of the capital: Polanco; known for hosting international corporations, diplomatic headquarters, a great gastronomic offer, museums and exclusive shops and luxury boutiques on its famous Presidente Masaryk avenue. Presidente InterContinental® is one of the icons of Mexico City for being the first international hotel, with 42 floors, 700 rooms, 5 specialty restaurants, a Mixology Bar and more than 1,800 m2 of rooms for all kinds of meetings and events.


Venue Hotels

Hotel 1

InterContinental Presidente Mexico City

Overlooking Chapultepec Park, this modern high-rise hotel is a 15-minute walk from the National Museum of Anthropology.

Hotel 2

Hyatt Regency Mexico City

This sophisticated hotel is a 7-minute walk from Bosque de Chapultepec urban park and 2.1 km from Antara Fashion Hall shopping mall.

Hotel 3

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