About Ambassador Mamet’s Resignation Statement

Concurrent with the upcoming U.S. Presidential transition, the Embassy confirms that Ambassador Noah Mamet sent a formal resignation letter to President Obama on December 7, 2016 effective January 20.  All U.S. Ambassadors worldwide  — including those who are career diplomats of the U.S. Department of State – did the same per longstanding tradition whenever there ...
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Argentine Government Memorial honoring Patricia Derian

Ambassador Noah Mamet participated on December 12 in a ceremony organized by the Government of Argentina to honor Patricia Derian at the National Archive of Memory. Argentina´s Undersecretary for Human Rights and Cultural Pluralism Claudio Avruj led the ceremony. Journalist Robert Cox, former editor of the Buenos Aires herald, was also in attendance. During the ...
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Entrepreneur of the Year Awards

The Embassy hosted the first “Entrepreneur of the Year” Awards Ceremony on December 7th at Palacio Bosch, in collaboration with four institutional partners in Argentina:  the national Ministry of Production, the Ministry of Modernization for the City of Buenos Aires, Endeavor and Vital Voices. “The impetus for this event was to honor and foster the ...
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Justice Goes to School

On November 2nd, Ambassador Mamet delivered opening remarks at the final mock trial session of “Justice Goes to School”. Justice Goes to School is a program where judges visit schools to talk with students about how the justice system works in Argentina; and the role of judges, lawyers, and the community in ensuring justice for ...
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The Bosch Palace Opens to the Public

On Saturday, October 15, the Bosch Palace –residence of the U.S. Ambassador to Argentina— opened its doors for the first time to the general public as part of the free guided tours initiative called “Rincones de Buenos Aires.”   The initiative is part of the Open Embassies Program sponsored by the Government of the City of ...
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Voting Day

American citizens residing in Argentina participated in a voting event organized by the American Citizen Services unit at the Embassy. Hundreds of Americans had the opportunity to register to vote, request absentee ballots, and/or cast their votes with the assistance of Consular staff.  “By voting here today, you have exercised your most important right as ...
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Argentina – US Ocean Science Meeting

Close to 200 researchers from various scientific disciplines will gather to discuss current and future partnerships between Argentina and the United States as part of the “Argentina-US Ocean Science Meeting” to be held August 23-27 in Mar del Plata. The meeting, which aims to strengthen cooperation between researchers, governments and academic institutions of both countries, ...
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Trade and Investment Mission to California

Ambassador Noah Mamet lead a trade and investment mission to the state of California, integrated by Argentine businessmen and government officials. The delegation visited companies and universities in Los Angeles. Silicon Valley and San Francisco. It is the first time the US Embassy in Argentina organizes a trade mission of this kind. INVAP, YPF Tecnología, ...
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Obama’s trip: a historic visit that brought two countries closer

By Ambassador Noah B. Mamet Clarin, April 3, 2016 President Obama’s visit to Argentina last week marked a new beginning in a relationship that will be vitally important for both our countries.  In the two days of official activities last week, Presidents Obama and Macri highlighted the common values and interests that our two countries ...
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U.S. and Argentina Sign Joint Statement on Security Cooperation and Travel Facilitation

March 23, 2016 BUENOS AIRES, Argentina – US Ambassador Mamet and FM Malcorra (in the presence of Argentine Ministry of Security and Ministry of Interior, Public Works, and Housing) signed today a joint statement establishing areas for continued collaboration on border security and the facilitation of secure travel between the United States and Argentina. To ...
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Agreements between the governments of Argentina and the United States

March 23, 2016 Argentina’s Foreign Minister Susana Malcorra and the US Ambassador, Noah Mamet, presided today at the San Martin Palace the agreements signing between the governments of Argentina and the United States. Malcorra said: “This marks a new way of working with mature and intelligent peer relationships that help us build a better future, ...
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Vinyl Series Premiere

February 11th, 2016 The Embassy of the United States of America in Argentina and HBO Latin America organized the Latin America premiere of HBO’s new television series, “Vinyl,” at the residence of Ambassador Noah Mamet.  “Vinyl” was created and produced by Martin Scorsese, Mick Jagger, and Terence Winter.  The series tells the story of the ...
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Sustainable and Energy Efficient Housing Project in Campana

January 25, 2016 Ambassador Noah Mamet visited Campana where the Social Housing and Energy Efficiency Forum (FOVISEE) conducts a sustainable and energy efficient housing project with the support of the U.S. Embassy.  The program includes a preliminary evaluation to identify the improvements needed to maximize the use of household energy, and contribute to improve the ...
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Ambassador Noah B. Mamet Remarks at the CARI-U.S. Committee Meeting

December 16, 2015 Thank you, Rosendo for the warm welcome. And thanks to everyone for coming here today. You are important partners as we strengthen the relationship between our two countries. The Embassy has been proud to sponsor this series of lectures to explore different aspects of the history of the United States, and facets ...
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Embassy’s commitment with the environment

The Embassy celebrated the opening of the Climate Change Conference (COP21) held in Paris, and reaffirmed its commitment to global efforts that protect the environment. Ambassador Noah Mamet inaugurated the new solar panels that will power part of the Embassy compound. “This project is the first concrete step towards optimization of energy consumption at the ...
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Ambassador Mamet Inaugurated International Education Week

Ambassador Noah Mamet inaugurated International Education Week in Argentina by visiting a group of ten-year-old students at a primary school in Buenos Aires. The students have been learning English for three years and practiced their skills by asking the Ambassador questions about the United States, sports, family, and many other topics. Ambassador Mamet concluded the ...
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Act on Climate: The Road to Cop21

Ambassador Mamet met with representatives from the civil society and environmental institutions to discuss climate change issues as a lead-up to the 2015 United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change to be held in Paris from November 30 to December 11. The Ambassador and the group exchanged ideas about possible ways of increasing awareness and ...
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Ambassador Mamet Hosts Innovators

Ambassador Noah Mamet hosted a reception at the Bosch Palace for the MIT Technology Review’s winners of this year’s competition of Innovators under 35 Argentina-Uruguay edition. MIT Technology Review is the world’s oldest technology magazine. It is a digitally oriented global media company reporting on important technologies and innovators with the backing of the world’s ...
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Ambassador Mamet Visits Bahía Blanca

Ambassador Noah Mamet traveled to Bahía Blanca for the first time since his arrival in Argentina in January to acquaint himself with the city and its people. During the visit, the Ambassador has met with government representatives, and  business, academic and civil society leaders. Ambassador Mamet has also met university students, to discuss exchange programs. ...
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Ambassador Mamet at Distritos Globales

Ambassador Mamet provided welcoming remarks at the opening ceremony of the Buenos Aires City Government’s “Distritos Globales” event on September 10 at the Hotel Panamericano in Buenos Aires. This year’s event focuses on the U.S. experience of developing business clusters and entrepreneurship as engines for economic growth. The other speakers at the opening ceremony were ...
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Ambassador Mamet Visits San Miguel District, Greater Buenos Aires

On September 2, Ambassador Noah Mamet visited the Greater Buenos Aires district of San Miguel with Father Rodrigo Zarazaga, the Director of the Center for Investigation and Social Action (CIAS). Rafael Velasco, Priest of San Jose Parish which was founded by Pope Francisco, gave Ambassador Mamet a tour of the historic Colegio Maximo. Pope Francisco ...
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Ambassador Mamet Visits Rosario

Ambassador Noah Mamet traveled to Rosario for the first time since his arrival in Argentina in January to acquaint himself with the city and its people. During the visit, the Ambassador has met with government representatives, and business, academic and civil society leaders. Ambassador Mamet has also met with high school students that learn English ...
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Ambassador Mamet Meets with Members of the Argentine Forum for International Education

Ambassador Noah Mamet visited the University of Belgrano on August 14th and met with members of the Argentine Forum for International Education (FAEI) as well as Argentine and U.S. students. The international program coordinators from more than twenty universities in Argentina regularly meet through FAEI. During this meeting, the Ambassador highlighted his interest in increasing ...
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Ambassador Mamet Hosted by Fundación Universitaria del Río de la Plata

At the historic Club del Progreso, a large number of members of Fundación Universitaria del Río de La Plata (FURP) and authorities from Club del Progreso attended a dinner hosted by FURP in honor of Ambassador Noah Mamet on July 16. Among the attendees were FURP exchange program alumni from throughout the organization’s 45 years, ...
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Ambassador Mamet Meets Disability Rights Exchange Program Participants

Ambassador Noah Mamet met with disabilities advocates Laura Gonzalez Arroyo and Douglas Jarvis, who will travel to the United States to participate in the U.S. Department of State sponsored Professional Fellows Exchange Program on Disability Rights. This special program was developed by the State Department’s Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs in conjunction with the ...
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Remarks by Ambassador Noah B. Mamet for Independence Day Celebration

Ambassador’s Residence July 3, 2015 ¡Buenas tardes a todos, feliz cumpleaños Estados Unidos! Thank you for joining us tonight to celebrate the 239th birthday of the United States of America. Fortunately for me, I don’t have to try to blow out all those candles.  It’s a pleasure for me to be here with such distinguished ...
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Ambassador Mamet Meets IVLP Gold Star

Ambassador Noah Mamet met with Denise Koninckx, Academic Director of AMICANA, who was selected to participate in the IVLP Gold Stars exchange program. The International Visitor Leadership Program (IVLP) is the U.S. Department of State’s premier professional exchange program. The IVLP 2015 Gold Stars project is a special initiative that invites IVLP alumni to participate ...
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Ambassador Mamet Meets the Students Selected for the National Youth Science Camp

Ambassador Noah Mamet met with Sofía Camussi, from the city of Rosario, Province of Santa Fe, and Santiago Cuevas, from Santa Rosa, Province of La Pampa, who were selected to participate in the National Youth Science Camp in West Virginia, USA. During the meeting they talked about their interest in science and the importance of ...
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Ambassador Mamet Visits Cordoba

Ambassador Mamet, will visit Cordoba for the first time since his arrival in Argentina in January to acquaint himself with the province and its people. During the visit, the Ambassador will meet government representatives, business, academic and civil society leaders. Ambassador Mamet will also meet former Cordoba participants in U.S. Department of State exchange and ...
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Ambassador Noah Mamet Participated in the “Endeavor Experience” Conference

Ambassador Mamet was the guest speaker at the “Endeavour Experience” conference.  The “Endeavor Experience” gathers entrepreneurs, small and medium-sized companies, and businessmen to network, gain inspiration and receive training. The Endeavour Foundation is based in more than 15 countries.  In Argentina, it has been present since 1998 promoting economic development, identifying and supporting high-impact entrepreneurs ...
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Ambassador Mamet Marks the 75th Anniversary of Exchange Programs

In celebration of the 75th anniversary of the International Visitor Leadership Program (IVLP), Ambassador Mamet welcomed U.S. government-hosted exchange program participants, as well as prominent members of the alumni community and exchange program partner institutions. Argentine alumni from the IVLP, Fulbright Scholarship Program, Fortune/State Department Global Women’s Mentoring Partnership, Cochran Fellows, Youth Ambassadors Program, National ...
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Ambassador Mamet Visits La Matanza and San Andres Universities

Ambassador Noah Mamet visited La Matanza University (UNLAM) on May 18th, and San Andres University, in Victoria, district of San Fernando, on May 19th. During the visits, Ambassador Mamet was accompanied by representatives from the Cultural Section of the Embassy. The Ambassador was received by university President Daniel Martinez at La Matanza. Ambassador Mamet and ...
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The Ambassador Meets With Alumni of the Fubright Program for Young Leaders

Today, Ambassador Noah Mamet received a group of U.S. Studies Seminar exchange program alumni in his residence.  Organized by the Fulbright Commission since 2006, the U.S. Studies program is designed for recent university graduates with majors in Political Science, International Relations, Law, Journalism and History, among others. Program participants attend a one-week seminar on U.S. ...
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Tech Camp for Entrepreneur Women

On May 7, U.S. Ambassador Noah Mamet opened the WEAmericas Tech Camp in Argentina.  The event was organized by NGO Voces Vitales with the support of the U.S. Embassy.  During the camp, 85 women leaders from different walks of society and the economy sector received training and new tools to improve competitiveness in their respective ...
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The Ambassador Met With the Authorities of REAL

On April 27, the U.S. Ambassador to Argentina Noah Mamet met with the authorities of the Argentine-American leadership network (REAL), an organization of Argentine alumni from the International Visitor Leadership Program (IVLP): Juan Pablo Laporte, current President; Elizabeth Kries, Vice President; and former president Ricardo Vanella. During their meeting the Ambassador stressed the important work ...
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Game of Thrones Premiere

U.S. Ambassador Noah Mamet and representatives of HBO premiered the first episode of the fifth season of the hugely successful television series Game of Thrones at the Bosch Palace, the residence of the U.S. Ambassador to Argentina. “The entertainment industry helps us build bridges among the different cultures and countries.  The incredible success of Game ...
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Ambassador Mamet Visits ICANA Binational Center in Buenos Aires

Ambassador Noah B. Mamet visited ICANA, the Binational Center in Buenos Aires.  He toured the BNC facilities and met with a group of 30 Access micro-scholarship students.  The students welcomed the Ambassador and engaged in a productive dialogue, which allowed them to not only practice their English language skills, but also learn more about culture ...
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Ambassador Mamet Meets 2015 Youth Ambassadors

Ambassador Noah Mamet met with 15 Argentine Youth Ambassadors chosen by the Embassy who are travelling to the United States on March 20 to participate in the U.S. Department of State sponsored 2015 Youth Ambassadors Program.  The Ambassador congratulated the students and their mentors on being selected for this prestigious program. The Youth Ambassadors Program ...
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The Center for American Studies Celebrated its 25th Anniversary

Ambassador Noah Mamet attended the Center for American Studies (CEA) annual dinner to celebrate their 25th anniversary. During the event, Ambassador Mamet highlighted shared values between the people of Argentina and the United States. “Both our countries have a shared history of defending human rights, expanding social inclusion and working to increase social mobility —all ...
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Agreement Between the Argentine Chamber of Deputies and the US Holocaust Memorial Museum

U.S. Ambassador Noah Mamet participated on Monday in the signing ceremony of a cooperation agreement between the United States Holocaust Memorial Museum and the Argentine Chamber of Deputies that will allow for the preservation of historial documents. The agreement was signed by the President of the Chamber of Deputies, Julián Domínguez, and Anatol Steck, on ...
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“First Impressions”

Published in La Nacion (in Spanish) It is a great honor for me to represent President Obama, and the American people, as the United States Ambassador in Argentina. In only six short weeks since my arrival I have been remarkably impressed with the people I meet every day. From political and business leaders, to the students I ...
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Ambassador Mamet Visits Mendoza

In his third official trip outside of Buenos Aires, Ambassador Noah Mamet visited the city of Mendoza on March 6. The Ambassador visited AMICANA Bi-national center and attended several events organized as part of the National Grape Harvest. Ambassador Mamet also met with local government officials as well as representatives of Mendoza’s arts and cultural ...
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AmCham Argentina Welcomes Ambassador Mamet

The American Chamber of Commerce (AmCham) in Argentina hosted a welcome reception in honor of Ambassador Noah Mamet. The reception was attended by senior executives from AmCham member companies, national and provincial government representatives from the executive, legislative and judicial branches, journalists and non-governmental organizations. During the event, AmCham President Juan Manuel Vaquer stated: “Our ...
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US-Argentina Bilateral Agreement

Ambassador Mamet and Argentine Minister of the Economy Axel Kiciloff signed a bilateral executive agreement between the United States and Argentina to implement the repayment terms agreed to with Argentina’s Paris Club creditors, including the United States, in May 2014. During the signing, Ambassador Mamet remarked, “I am pleased to conclude this Paris Club agreement ...
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Bilateral Trade Transparency Agreement

Ambassador Mamet and Argentina’s Administrator for the Administración Federal de Ingresos Públicos (AFIP) Ricardo Echegaray participated in a signing ceremony establishing a bilateral trade transparency unit (TTU). The establishment of the TTU will enhance the detection of trade-based money laundering and commercial fraud violations.  As part of the agreement, the U.S. Department of Homeland Security ...
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Ambassador Mamet Visits Bariloche

Ambassador Noah Mamet travelled to Bariloche accompanied by NASA Administrator Charles Bolden. During the trip, the Ambassador and Mr. Bolden visited INVAP, an Argentine firm dedicated to the design and development of complex technological systems. In addition, Mr. Bolden talked with young engineers from the company about the importance of synergy in investments in science ...
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Remarks by Ambassador Mamet at his Welcome Reception

Welcome reception Ambassador’s Residence Thursday, February 5th, 2015 – 7 PM Good evening everyone and welcome to the Bosch Palace. First, I ask your forgiveness because my Spanish isn’t perfect yet. But I am very happy to be here in Buenos Aires finally. Thanks to all of you for being here today and for this ...
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Ambassador Mamet Welcome Reception

Ambassador Noah B. Mamet held a welcome reception at his official residence on February 5th. Among those in attendance were distinguished guests from various areas, such as politics, economics, science, arts and civil society. During his speech, Ambassador Mamet expressed his optimism on the future of the bilateral relationship and announced the upcoming visit of ...
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Ambassador Noah Mamet Visits the City of Mar del Plata

In his first official trip outside the city of Buenos Aires, Ambassador Noah Mamet visited Mar del Plata.  During the visit, Ambassador Mamet met with city and provincial officials, visited cultural sites and toured the city. Accompanied by Deputy Chief of Mission Kevin Sullivan, Ambassador Mamet met with the Mayor of General Pueyrredón District, Gustavo ...
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University Students Travel to the US for Intensive English Program

Ambassador Noah Mamet met with a group of ten students that are traveling to the United States  to participate in a 4-week intensive English program at the University of Texas at Austin. Prior to departure, the participants of the Future Leaders Program visited the Embassy and met with the newly arrived Ambassador Noah Mamet.  During ...
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Ambassador Mamet Meets With Foreign Minister Timerman

United States Ambassador to Argentina, Noah B. Mamet, met today with Foreign Minister Héctor Timerman at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs. “I am greatly honored to have been chosen by President Obama to represent my country as Ambassador to Argentina. I am strongly committed to strengthening the friendship and cooperation between our two countries,” said ...
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