25TH ANNIVERSARY OF THE BUSINESS ASSOCIATION OF
LATIN AMERICAN STUDIES (BALAS)
Innovation and Wealth Creation in Latin America
2009 BALAS Annual Conference
April 1-3 2009
Hosted by Tecnológico de Monterrey, Campus Guadalajara
Guadalajara, Jalisco, Mexico
Program Chair: Raúl Montalvo, Tecnológico de Monterrey, Campus Guadalajara.
Innovation is a mechanism to transform the challenges faced by many countries and regions into opportunities. The BALAS Conference discussed innovation as a source of integration, development, aggregate value, creation of new markets to generate income and wealth.