Mexico Week 2018

Hosted by the Department of Government

London School of Economics and Political Science

Mexico Week 2018: Key Challenges for the Next Administration

Monday 12 March
18.00 - 18.30 | OLD 4.10, Old Building, LSE
Opening Remarks: Mexico-UK Relations: Building a forward-looking agenda
HE Mr Julian Ventura Valero, Ambassador of Mexico to the UK 

18.30 - 20.00 | OLD 4.10, Old Building, LSE
Building Knowledge for Public Change: Statistics and Credibility
Julio Santaella, Mexico, INEGI
Mario Palma, Mexico INEGI
John Pullinger, UK Statistics Authority
Kathyn Hochsteller, LSe Professor of International Development

20.00 | Atrium Gallery, Old Building, LSE
Welcome Cocktail

Tuesday 13 March
17.30 - 19.00 | Vera Anstey Room, Old Building, LSE
The Challenge of Measuring Poverty and Income
Julio Santaella, Mexico INEGI
Ricardo Aparcio, Mexico CONEVAL
Roberto De La Torre, Mexico CEEY
Geoffrey Goodwin, LSE Professor of International Development

Wednesday 14 March
17.00 - 18.00 | NAB 2.04, New Academic Building, LSE
Cooperation, Security and Intelligence
Ivan Pliego, Mexico LSE Alumni
Javier Olivia Posada, Mexico UNAM
Francisco Gil Leyva Zambada, Mexico SAT

18.00 - 19.30 | NAB 2.04, New Academic Building, LSE
Mexican Health System: Proposals and Challenges
Angela Carreido, Mexico LHTM
David Lugo, Mexico, University of Manchester
Justin Parkhurst, LSE Department of Social Policy

19.40 - 21.00 | CLM 2.04, Clement House, LSE
Lightening Talks
Alejandro De Coss, LSE
Eduardo Ibarra, LSE
Diego de la Fuente, Sussex
Cecilia Berlanga, LSE
Monica Castaneda, LSE
Rafael Garcia Aceves, LSE
Diego Cuesy, LSE

Thursday 15 March
18.00 - 19.30 | Graham Wallas Room, Old Building, LSE
Frida Kahlo: Legacy of an Icon
Susana Pliego, Embajada de Mexico in Madrid
Luis Rebaza-Soraluz, KCL, Department of Spanish & Portuguese & Latin American Studies
Claire Wilcox, V&A Museum
Leticia Sabsay, LSE Department of Gender Studies

19.30 - 20.30 | Graham Wallas Room, Old Building, LSE
Social Mobility for Wellbeing
Roberto De la Torre, Mexico, CEEY
Enrique Diaz-Infante, Mexico, CEEY
Sunil Kummar, LSE Department of Social Policy

 Mexico Week 2018 is hosted by the LSESU Mexican Society and the LSE Department of Government.

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