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Latin America Climate Summit (LACS) 2022: October 18-19 in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

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After two years apart, the International Emissions Trading Association (IETA), the International Carbon Action Partnership (ICAP) and all the supporting organisations look forward to welcoming delegates to our flagship Latin America Climate Summit (LCAS) on 17-19 October 2022, an official Rio+30 accredited event.  

The Summit, taking place at The Copacabana Palace in Rio de Janeiro, is the ideal forum to take-stock of the LAC regional evolving net zero landscape and clean growth opportunities. Join us in Rio to hear from policymakers, business and innovators who are leading the pack in building, scaling and collaborating on markets for net zero. Register for the event here.

Organised by IETA, in collaboration with ICAP, LACS 2022 is an in-person event with some sessions in a hybrid format to allow for virtual participation. The Summit features high-level plenaries, Latin America and Caribbean focused as well as cross-cutting thematic deep-dive workshops and roundtables, and a central ‘Carbon Market Square’ with Partner Sponsors display counters, a networking chill-out lounge, coffee breaks and receptions. You can find the summit guide with the full agenda here.

Daily Overview 

17 October – PRE-DAY: Closed door meetings & Invitation only events & LACS Official Welcome Reception 

18 October – DAY 1: Summit sessions & Partner Sponsors side event sessions, opened to all delegates & IETA Members Nightcap Reception (invite only) 

19 October – DAY 2: Summit sessions & Partner Sponsors side event sessions, opened to all delegates 

Additional details about the Latin America Climate Summit will be announced in due course. You can also find up-to-date information about these events on IETA's website.


More information:

You can find additional information here or on the Latin America Climate Summit website.

Summit venue: Summit venue: The Copacabana Palace – Av. Atlântica, 1702 - Copacabana, Rio de Janeiro - RJ, 22021-001, Brazil