The 17th regional course was held with the support of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and held in collaboration with EAFIT University, Medellin, Colombia from 24 August to 11 September 2009. The program was delivered with national experts from the Business Department at EAFIT University and the Investment Cooperation Agency of Medellin and the Competitiveness, Development and Sales Department of the Medellin office of SOFASA.

The twelfth regional course was held with the support of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Peru from 18 June to 6 July 2007. The program was delivered by experts from UNCTAD and ECLAC. National experts in Lima from ProInversion and regional expert from FLACSO, Buenos Aires, Argentina also contributed to the program.

The seventh regional course was held with the support of the Ministry of Foreign Trade, Cuba from 28 February to 16 March 2005. The program was delivered by international experts from UNCTAD and ECLAC. National experts in Cuba also participated from World Economics Studies, University of Havana, Direction of Ports, Fleet and Central Stevedoring Companies, Ministry of Science, Technology and Environment and the Ministry of Informatics and Communications.

The program for the second regional course was conducted at the UN Economic Commission for Latin America and the Caribbean from 31 March to 11 April 2003.