Program 2019

Beyond NAFTA 2.0: In Pursuit of New Routes for Mexico and Canada in a Minoan Labyrinth

Friday October 25, 2019

Opening of the XIV National Conference CEIMEXCAN
University of Ottawa
75 Laurier Ave E,
Ottawa, ON K1N 6N5
Venue: Tabaret Hall, Room 083

17:00 – 17:55 CEIMEXCAN
Registration and networking

17:55 – 18:00 Dr. José Miguel Ramírez Olivos y Dr. Francisco Ucán-Marín – CEIMEXCAN
Acknowledgment to sponsors and collaborators

Welcoming to the conference

18:00 – 18:05 M.E. Orlando Iturbe y Dr. Francisco Díaz-Mitoma –
Welcoming and brief outline of CEIMEXCAN’s history

18:05 – 18:10 Dr. Luis Abanto Rojas
Spanish language coordinator – University of Ottawa
Welcoming 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
Cultural and Education Affairs Secretary – 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 – CEIMEXCAN
Glimpses into CEIMEXCAN 2020: Mexican Footprints in Canada and their 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 Welcoming 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
Venue: 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 – Autonomous University of Chapingo
International Relations, Migration and Gender: Conceptual Triad for Strengthening Mexico-Canada Binational Cooperation

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

10:40 – 11:00 MA. 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 – Autonomous University of Chapingo
Borders Expansion of Job skills 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 and Trade

14:30 – 14:50 – MA. Gerardo Centeno García – University of Ottawa
Protecting the STEAM Agenda from Corruption. The New Anti-Corruption challenges set by the United States-Mexico-Canada Agreement (USMCA).

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

Guest speaker
15:30 – 16:05 – Dr. Georgina O’Farrill – Commission for Environmental Cooperation (CEC), Montreal, QC
EcoInnovation Network: Where Sustainability and Entrepreneurship Connect

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

Guest speaker
16:25 – 16:45 – Steven P.R. Czitrom-Baus1, Ivan Penié-Rodríguez2, Jail Cruz-García3, Vivianne Solis-Wolfowitz1 and Patricia Zúñiga-Bello41Institute of Marine Sciences and Limnology, National Autonomous University of Mexico (UNAM); 2Yóok’ol Kaab Consulting Service S.A. de C.V.; 3MYWORLD Mexico; 4Sargassum Initiative Manager
Climate Change Adaptation Measures Based on Integrated Coastal Management and Socioecosystem Resilience in the Mexican Caribbean

16:45 – 16:55 – Day-end closing and discussions.

*   Dinner and networking. It will be announced on Saturday’s noon, as well as entered into CEIMEXCAN’s blog and Facebook page.

Sunday October 27, 2019

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

10:00 – 11:30 CEIMEXCAN
Third day of registration

Climate Change, Environment and Sustainable Development

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

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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