Maria Teresa Calderon, Doctora en Historia de la Universidad de París I-Panthéon Sorbonne. Fundadora y directora del Centro de Estudios en Historia de la Universidad Externado de Colombia. Fue investigadora asociada del Instituto Francés de Estudios Andinos –IFEA-.
Maria Teresa Calderón, Universidad Externado, Bogotá
Sergio Jaramillo is currently the Colombian Ambassador in Belgium and head of the Colombian Mission to the European Union. He studied Philosophy and Greek at the University of Toronto and at Corpus Christi College, Oxford.
Sergio Jaramillo, Former High Commissioner for Peace in Colombia and currently Colombian Ambassador in Belgium
Whereas the majority of Latin American countries promoted non-traditional exports and ‘Agriculture of Change’ (based on large scale monocrops) in the early 1990s, Cuba was forced to implement an alternative model.
Elisa Botella-Rodríguez, Lecturer in Economic History, Economics and Economic History Department and Instituto de Iberoamérica, University of Salamanca, Spain.
Martín Castro (DPhil. in Modern History, University of Oxford, 2004) is a researcher at CONICET (Universidad de Buenos Aires, Argentina) and professor at Universidad Nacional de Tres de Febrero (UNTREF- Argentina).
Martín Castro, Universidad Nacional de Tres de Febrero, and Conicet, Argentina
Andres Estefane Jaramillo PhD in History (State University of New York at Stony Brook) and researcher at the Center for the Study of Political History of the School of Government at the Universidad Adolfo Ibáñez (Chile).
Andres Estefane Jaramillo, Universidad Adolfo Ibáñez, Santiago, Chile
Ignacio Silva is Research Fellow at Harris Manchester College and at the Ian Ramsey Centre for Science and Religion, University of Oxford. He is Director of the IRC’s project “Science, Philosophy and Theology – Latin American Perspectives”. He is the editor of Latin American Perspectives on
Alan Knight is Professor Emeritus of the History of Latin America at the University of Oxford and a Fellow of St Antony's College. He works on C20 Latin America, chiefly Mexico, with a focus on revolutions, state-building, and foreign relations/'imperialism'.
The Latin American Centre is delighted to welcome the Secretary General of the Ibero-American Secretariat, Rebeca Grynspan. She will speak on the subject "Latin America's challenges: Growing middle classes, declining commodity prices" and there will then be a Q&A session.
Rebeca Grynspan, Secretary General of the Ibero-American Secretariat