Are you curious about the economic powerhouse that lies just south of the US border? Imagine a dynamic partnership that fuels economic growth on both sides, intertwining industries, boosting job creation, and propelling North American prosperity forward. The Tech Ranch-organized SXSW panel, “Building America from the Borders,” is your gateway to understanding the symbiotic relationship between Northern Mexico and the United States.
Unveiling the Cross-Border Synergy:
The panel will delve into the fascinating dynamics of this cross-border relationship. The closeness and trade ties between these regions drive a seamless flow of goods, revolutionizing industries like manufacturing. The very infrastructure that connects them becomes the conduit for economic success.
Insightful Voices of Change:
The panel will bring together four thought leaders who possess unparalleled insights into this transformative partnership:
Fernando Alba – As the Undersecretary of Mining, Industry, and Energy and Secretariat of Innovation and Economic Development of the State of Chihuahua, Fernando Alba brings a wealth of knowledge on the economic dynamics at play.
David Zapata – Serving as the Vice President of International Affairs & Executive Director and as part of the Mexico Trade and Investment Policy Council and Texas Association of Business, David Zapata understands the intricate web of trade policies that underpin this relationship.
Mario Mata – As the Director of Economic Development and Tourism for the Municipal Government of Saltillo, Coahuila, Mario Mata offers expertise that showcases the impact of cross-border collaboration.
Mariana Ramírez – With a role as the Innovation and Competitiveness Coordinator and Secretariat of Innovation and Economic Development of the State of Chihuahua, Mariana Ramírez brings innovation into focus.
Key Takeaways to Shape Understanding:
As you immerse yourself in the discussion, you can look forward to gaining insights into three pivotal areas:
Economic Interdependence: How has the economic interdependence between the United States and Northern Mexico led to mutual growth and prosperity for both regions?
Industries that Propel Progress: What industries in Northern Mexico attract US businesses, boosting productivity and cost efficiency in the USA?
The Backbone of Success: What infrastructure developments boost cross-border connectivity, facilitating goods and people movement between regions?
Let your voice be heard: Vote from August 8 – 20
Your voice matters, and you have the power to influence the panels that take center stage at SXSW. From August 8 to 20, the SXSW PanelPicker platform will be open for voting, giving you the opportunity to cast your vote for the “Building America from the Borders” panel.
By supporting this panel, you’re not only championing insightful discussions about the transformative US-Northern Mexico partnership but also contributing to the larger discourse on global economic development. Your vote will be the force that propels this vital conversation to the forefront of one of the most influential tech and culture festivals in the world.
How to Vote:
- Visit the SXSW PanelPicker platform between August 8 and 20.
- Ensure you’re in the “Building America from the Borders” panel.
- Cast your vote by clicking the “Vote Up” button and leaving a comment.
Your vote is your endorsement for meaningful dialogue, innovative ideas, and collaborative partnerships that transcend borders. Join us in supporting our panel that sheds light on the symbiotic relationship shaping North American economic growth.
Together, let’s make this panel a resounding success. Vote, share, and be a part of the movement to ignite change. The future of economic development is in your hands