US Mexico Futures Forum 2009

US Mexico Futures Forum
USMexBerkeley2009

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AGENDA

Monday, August 24, 2009                                               
International House, UC Berkeley

Opening Remarks
Harley Shaiken,
Class of 1930 Professor of Letters and Science, UC Berkeley; Chair, Center for Latin American Studies
Rafael Fernández de Castro, Presidential Advisor, International Affairs

Session I. Security

Geronimo Gutierrez, Undersecretary of Government, Ministry of the Interior, Mexico*
Shannon O’Neil, Douglas Dillon Fellow for Latin American Studies, Council on Foreign Relations

Session II. Alternative Energy

Adrian Fernandez, President, National Ecological Institute, Mexico
Bracken Hendricks, Senior Fellow, Center for American Progress
Dan Kammen, Class of 1935 Distinguished Professor of Energy, UC Berkeley

Session III. Transparency & Accountability

Kristin Adair, Staff Counsel, National Security Archive
Juan Pardinas, Consultant, Instituto Mexicano para la Competitividad

 

Tuesday, August 25, 2009                                                    
International House, UC Berkeley

Session IV. Global Economic Crisis
                                   
Brad DeLong, Professor of Economics, UC Berkeley; Deputy Assistant Secretary of the Treasury for Economic Policy (1993-95)
Isaac Katz, Professor of Economics, Instituto Tecnológico Autónomo de México (ITAM)
Robert Reich, Professor of Public Policy, UC Berkeley; U.S. Secretary of Labor (1993-1997)

10:30 am- 11:00 am   Closing Remarks