Have you ever wondered what the expat life was like? Do you have questions about logistics? How do you pick a location and how do you know what kind of paperwork you will need? All of this and more will be answered at the Escape Artist Conference 2018, the premier expat conference for you, by you!
The conference will be held over two days and provide you with all of the answers to the questions that you asked us! During your time in Dallas, you will be able to meet the Escape Artist team, have your questions answered, sit in on expat panels, and meet other individuals looking to learn more about living abroad.
Joel is an international lawyer and entrepreneur focusing his practice in the area of asset protection, cross-border transactions, and global investment. He speaks all over the world on the topics of asset protection, global banking and investment, and international legal compliance.
At the height of a successful career in the computer industry, Michael left to pursue more pioneering opportunities in the emerging real estate markets of Central America. In 1996, he and his business partner formed a company, Exotic Caye International, to provide loans to North Americans purchasing properties in Belize, Honduras, Costa Rica and throughout the region.
Rachel Jensen joined the ECI Development team in 2012, starting as the organization’s intern at the administrative offices in Managua, Nicaragua. At the end of her 3-month internship period, she had to make a tough decision between accepting a position with the ECI Development team, or chasing her dreams in Panama with the US Peace Corps. She chose ECI Development.
A resident of Belize since 2008, Dave is currently working towards citizenship in Belize. From banking and asset protection, to residency and alternative investments, Dave utilizes his experience to help others streamline their initiatives. Dave brings strong organizational, management, customer service, and business skills to Georgetown Trust. This real world experience and a thorough knowledge of financial services, investment products, offshore structures and retirement vehicles, gives Dave the practical knowledge and experience to help like-minded individuals navigate unfamiliar waters to set anchor in their personal safe harbor.
Christian Reeves has been helping Americans diversify abroad for more than a decade. He is one of the few experts in international taxation for average Americans living or investing abroad and entrepreneurs in need of tax and business planning for offshore companies. Mr. Reeves is a major force behind the offshore IRA LLC industry and the creator of the U.S. compliant Panama Foundation IRA. His articles are frequently cited as authority by respected journals.
Since 2006 Mr. Zipper has been President of Caye International Bank in Belize. He has over 30 years of International Banking experience. He graduated from the Geographic Institute in Vienna, Austria, with a degree in Geography and Cartography. During his career he lived and worked in the Americas, Europe and Asia where he held leading positions with multinational financial institutions. He is a sought after speaker and commentator covering international geopolitical and financial issues. Over the years he has lectured at thousands of events and radio and television shows in both English and German.
Based on your input over the last year, we’ve compiled a list of the topics that will be covered at this year’s inaugural Escape Artist Conference. Focus areas include:
- Overseas banking and offshore laws
- Investment options
- Keeping your finances intact
- Expatriating as a retiree
- Global residency and citizenship options
- Real estate and property investment
- Working overseas
- Living in expat communities
- Planning your move
- What it’s like to live abroad
- Relocating for less
You’re not alone in your desire to live abroad. Hear from the experts who have done it and learn from their mistakes along the way. Use our insider knowledge to make your transition overseas as seamless and pleasurable as possible!
Date: December 1-2, 2018
Location: Dallas, Texas
Venue: To Be Determined