Program 2019

Friday, October 25, 2019

Opening of the XIV National Conference CEIMEXCAN

University of Ottawa
75 Laurier Ave E,
Ottawa, ON K1N 6N5
Room: Tabaret Hall, Room 083

17:00 – 18:00 CEIMEXCAN
Registration and networking

18:00 – 18:05 Dr. José Miguel Ramírez Olivos y Dr. Francisco Ucán-Marín – CEIMEXCAN
Acknowledgment to sponsors and collaborators

Welcome to the conference

18:05 – 18:10 Dr. Luis Abanto Rojas
Spanish language coordinator– University of Ottawa
Welcome to the University of Ottawa

18:10 – 18:15 Your Excellency Ambassador Juan José Gómez Camacho
Ambassador of Mexico in Canada – Embassy of Mexico in Canada       Opening speech

18:15 – 18:20 Dr. Lourdes Sáenz Esquivel
Representing the Consul of Mexico in Montreal, Canada – Consulate General of Mexico in Montreal. Opening speech

18:20 – 18:25 Senator Rosa Gálvez-Cloutier – Independent Senators Group of Canada
Opening speech

18:25 – 18:30 Dr. Gerardo Barajas-Garrido – CEIMEXCANGlimpses to CEIMEXCAN 2020: Mexican footprints in Canada and its fruits

Culture, Art and Ethnic Expressions in Mexico and Canada

18:30 – 18:50 Hannah Ranger – Textile artist
Migrating Fibers – Exploring common materials, networks of mutual support and artistic exchange

19:00 – 21:30 Welcome cocktail and networking
Coffee Nostalgica
601 Cumberland St.
Ottawa, ON
K1N 6N5

Saturday, October 26, 2019

University of Ottawa
75 Laurier Ave E,
Ottawa, ON K1N 6N5
Room: Tabaret Hall, Room 210

9:00 – 10:00 CEIMEXCAN
Second day of registration

Mexico-Canada, Education and International Affairs

10:00 – 10:20 – Dr. Luz María Hermoso Santamaría – University Autonomous of Chapingo

International Relations, Migration and Gender: Conceptual Triad for Strengthening Mexico-Canada Binational Cooperation

10:20 – 10:40 – Dr. Reyna Gómez-Flores – University of Western
Applied Research at Canadian Colleges

10:40 – 11:00 Master Mariana Domínguez – University of Ottawa
Exploring the surroundings of Mexican Maya youth academic performance

11:00 – 11:15 Break (coffee, cookies and donuts)

11:15 – 11:35 Dr. Fernando Macías Berumen and Dr. Francisco Ucán-Marín – RGMX, Asia-Oceania Region
The “Polygon of Knowledge” model as a tool for the country to access the circulation of global knowledge

11:35 – 11:55 – Ricardo Said Rodríguez López – University Autonomous of Chapingo
  Job Skills beyond borders of the Seasonal Agricultural Worker Program (SAWP) Mexico-Canada

11:55 – 12:00 Break (coffee, cookies and donuts)

Advances and Exchange in Science and Technology

12:00 – 12:20 Dr. José Miguel Ramírez Olivos – CEIMEXCAN, Canadian Space Agency
Canadian technology applied to humanity

12:20 – 14:30 Lunch

Mexico-Canada, Politics, Economy y Trade

14:30 – 14:50 – Master Gerardo Centeno García – University of Ottawa
Protecting the STEAM agenda from corruption. The new Anti-Corruption challenges set by the Canada-United States-Mexico Agreement

14:50 – 15:10 – Vladimiro Nettel – Nettel Consulting Solutions
From Theory to Practice: Helping Needs Meet Opportunities through the Implementation of Integrated Work Systems

15:10 – 15:30 – María del Carmen Reyes García – Nacional Financiera (NAFIN), Women entrepreneurs of the Laguna
Empowerment of women as entrepreneurs

Climate Change, Environment and Sustainable Development

15:30 – 15:50 – Atzin Y. Campos Beltrán1, Leonardo Cabrera-García2 y Felipe Reyes-Escutia11University of Sciences and Arts of Chiapas, 2Parks Canada Agency
Soundscapes, Traditional Knowledge and Biodiversity Conservation in the Zoque Region of Chiapas

15:50 – 16:05 Break (coffee, cookies and donuts)

Guest speaker

16:05 – 16:25 Dr. Georgina O’Farrill – Commission for Environmental Cooperation (CEC), Montreal, QC
Monarch Butterfly

Guest speaker

16:25 – 16:45 – Steven P.R. Czitrom-Baus1, Ivan Penié-Rodríguez2, Jail Cruz-García3 y Vivianne Solis-Wolfowitz11 Institute of Marine Sciences and Limnology, National Autonomous University of Mexico (UNAM), 2Yóok’ol Kaab Consulting Service S.A. de C.V., 3MYWORLD Mexico
Global climatic change adaptation measures in the Mexican Caribbean

16:45 – 16:55  Closure of day and discussions.

Sunday, October 27, 2019

University of Ottawa
75 Laurier Ave E,
Ottawa, ON K1N 6N5
Room: Tabaret Hall, Room 210
10:00 – 11:30 CEIMEXCAN

Third day of registration

Round Table

10:30 – 11:30 – P. Eng. Elisa Rolón – Project Manager at City of Ottawa, ON, Canada
What can we do to increase the role of young Latin American women in Partnerships in Science, Technology, Engineering, Art, and Mathematics (STEAM)

Closure of the Conference

11:30 – 11:50 – Acknowledgements and farewells

12:00 – 14:00 – Get together and canapés

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