Monday, February 23rd, 2015
"From Competitors to Partners:
The Transformation of U.S. - Mexico Relations"
Keynote Speaker: Christopher Wilson,
Senior Associate at the Mexico Institute of the
Woodrow Wilson International Center for Scholars
Chris leads the Institute's research and programming on regional economic integration and U.S.-Mexico border affairs and is the author
of Working Together: Economic Ties between the United States and Mexico (Wilson Center, 2011) and coauthor of the State of the Border Report (Wilson Center, 2013). He has testified before the United States Congress, is regularly consulted by national and international media outlets regarding U.S.-Mexico relations and has written opinion columns for the Wall Street Journal, Politico, CNN, and Reuters, among others. Previously a contractor doing Mexico analysis for the U.S. military and a researcher at American University’s Center for North American Studies, he also worked briefly in Mexico with the international trade consultancy IQOM, Inteligencia Comercial, and with American students studying regional political and social issues. He completed his M.A.
in International Affairs at American University, focusing on U.S. foreign policy and hemispheric relations.
Keynote Address with Q&A
4:15 PM – 6:15 PM
Hiram College, Dix Dining Hall, Kennedy Center
Reception & Dinner immediately following
Hiram College, Koritansky Hall
The event is free and open to the public. Reservations are necessary for the reception and dinner. Walk-ins cannot be accommodated.
Please RSVP to Kathy Luschek at firstname.lastname@example.org or call 330.569.6118.