“YOU CAN DO WHAT I CANNOT DO. I CAN DO WHAT YOU CANNOT DO. TOGETHER WE CAN DO GREAT THINGS.” - Mother Theresa
Dra. María del Carmen Bernal González
María del Carmen Bernal González is the director of the Research Center for Women in Senior Management and professor in the Personnel Management area of the Panamerican Institute of Senior Business Management (IPADE). She holds a PhD in Pedagogy from the University of Navarra, Spain. She has been an advisor to IMIFAP, the Mexican Institute for Family and Population Research, as well as several educational institutions. Participates as a guest commentator in the Business Network program and as a guest lecturer in different forums. President of the Montefalco School Board, Morelos Mexico.
Prof. Karla Mawcinitt Bueno
CEO and founder of MB Excelencia en Comunicacion S.C. an agency specialized in political marketing, communication, lobbying and public relations founded in 2003. President of Fundacion Por Mexico an NGO dedicated to education and certification of labor skills so they can be part of the work force of local and global companies in Mexico.
Karla Mawcinitt Bueno currently studies an MBA in Business Administration and Management from the Business School of Barcelona. Holds a Masters in International Public Relations from Universidad Complutense de Madrid. She specialized in Business Management and Tourism at Instituto de Estudios Superiores de España. She has studies in Harvard University.
Her trajectory spans for more than 20 years in the public and private sectors. Leader, advisor, and coordinator of large-scale projects for the Mexican Chamber of Deputies and the Senate, the Ministry of Education, the Government of the State of Veracruz, among other institutions. Expert in creating work synergies for the development of projects related to the FDI in Mexico, economic sector promotion, country-image, tourism, and communications. Advisor in the public and private sectors. Distinguished Guest Professor at the Tecnologico de Monterrey.
From 2013 to 2016 she worked as General Coordinator of Communication and Image in ProMexico, the government entity responsible for promoting FDI, Export of Mexican products and internationalization of Mexican companies. She established the direction of the communications and image strategies for 29 representative offices in Mexico and 48 offices in 31 countries.Editorial Director and Member of the board of Negocios ProMexico Magazine.
She developed the strategy to promote the country as a FDI destination based on testimonials from well-known CEOs of multinational companies. She has been an active speaker and panelist in events like; MIT Emtech Colombia, MIT Emtech Espana, WEFCOS, Forbes Mujeres Poderosas, Council of foreign Relations by Foreign Affairs, Convergencias at the George Washington University (GWU), at the Latino Impact Summit at the United nations, the Global Youth Leadership Forum in Spain.among others.
In 2015 she received the distinction of "CEO Champion Expert" by the Women's Forum for the Economy and the Society in Deauville, France.
In 2016 she was named one of the "31 mujeres que amamos" by group expansion, and she received the award as "Leader of the Future" at the "Mexico 2016 Business Summit" and Mexico 2017 Business Summit. The most important business Summit in the Country.
She has received the Mexican Legion of honor Medal which is an order of Merit awarded for her outstanding contributions to Mexico. In addition, she has being named as an honorary member of the National Legion of Honor of Mexico.
In 2019 She won the Kybernus Prize as the most valuable Citizen of the year for the work she has done as founder and President of Fundación Por México.
She is a counselor member of NOTIMEX the News Agency of the Mexican State and other international organizations.
In November 2019 she was invited to give a TED TALK named "Lo que he aprendido en la primera mitad de mi vida”
She is passionate about Mexico and her children.
Dr. Reyes S. Tamez
Born in Monterrey. Chemist Bacteriologist Parasitologist from the School of Biological Sciences of the UANL He holds Master's and Doctorate in Sciences specializing in Immunology, by the National Polytechnic Institute and the ENEP Zaragoza, of the UNAM and his postdoctoral stay at the Institute of Cancerology and Immunogenetics in Villejuif, France.
Professor and researcher among the highest categories within the National System of Researchers. Head of the Department of Microbiology and Immunology, career coordinator, academic secretary and Director of the Faculty of Biological Sciences. General Secretary and Rector of the UANL, placing it in the highest quality standards in Mexico.
Member of the Scholarships and Research Projects Evaluation Committees in CONACYT and member of the Governing Board of CONACYT. Secretary of Public Education of Mexico. Secretary of Education of the State of Nuevo León, federal Deputy for Nuevo León, president of the Science and Technology Commission. Professor at Harvard University.
Dr. RAÚL CAMOU RODRÍGUEZ
Originally from Navojoa, Sonora; Electrical Engineer from the Autonomous University of Nuevo Leon. General Director of ISA Corporativo, S.A. of C.V. He was President of the National Advertising Association, A.C., 2010-2012. Treasurer of the Communication Council, A.C., 2010-2012. He is a Board Member of the Self-Regulation and Advertising Ethics Board, A.C. Member of the Mexican Association of Outdoor Advertising and member of the Board of Directors of the Confederation of the Marketing Communication Industry. Counselor of the Mexican Association of Promotional Professionals AMPPRO. He contributes altruistically, through Corporate ISA, in the dissemination of art and culture and social campaigns of non-profit organizations.
He was Councilor of the Pro-Construction Council of the Shrine of the Martyrs of Christ of the Archdiocese of Guadalajara. He is President of the board of trustees at Fundación Comparte Vida, A.C. and of the Alejandro García Durán Foundation "Padre Chinchachoma", A.C. He is a Collaborating Counselor of the Villa de las Niñas de Chalco and Vice-President of the Board of Directors of the FEM Aleteia Mexico civic association.
Doctor Honoris Causa by the American Cultural Institute University. He received the Governor Enrique Tomás distinction from the Senate of the Argentine Republic.
LIC. ROBERTO MOUREY
Roberto is president and founder of Instituto Mettaliderazgo, an international consulting firm specialized in the Calibration of High Speed Cultures to accelerate his performance. Currently he is CCO (Chief Culture Officer) of C-Growth - Institute for Centered Growth, Senior Fellow of Oxford Leadership, Associate Partner of DOOR International, Senior Leader of VitalSmarts, and author of three books to strengthen the art of leading.
He has collaborated in corporations such as Pepsi, Procter & Gamble, Televisa, Monsanto, where he was Vice President for Latin America of the consumer division and in Telefonica as Commercial Vice President for Mexico.
He has taught programs in the United States, Europe and Latin America. Currently, his Mettaliderazgo program is taught at the Anahuac University. He studied business administration at the Iberoamericana University and a postgraduate degree in finance at the ITAM.
Alejandro Madrigal. MD, PhD, FRCP, FRCPath. DSC, FMedSci.
He is a world leader in the area of immunogenetics, cell therapy and stem cell transplantation, Scientific Director of the Anthony Nolan Research Institute in England and Professor of the Department of Hematology at Royal Free Hospital, University of London (UCL). Former President of the European Society of Stem Cell Transplants (EBMT) and Fellow of the Royal College of Physicians and the Royal College of Pathologists and Pro-Vice-Provost for the Americas for UCL.
He studied medicine at the National Autonomous University of Mexico, was a Clinical Fellow at the Dana Farber Cancer Institute at Harvard University. He completed his doctoral studies at UCL in the British institution Imperial Cancer Research and postdoctoral studies at Stanford University, where he received the prize of "Fellow of the Leukemia Society of America and the" Dean's Fellowship ".
He is an Honorary Member of the Mexican Academy of Surgery, of the European Academy of Sciences and Arts and by the Royal National Academy of Medicine in Spain. National Researcher Level III by the Conacyt and member of the National Academy of Medicine in Mexico and the Mexican Academy of Sciences.
Has more than 520 publications in specialized journals (Nature, Nature Genetics, PNAS, Journal of Experimental Medicine and Blood, etc), has been cited 6117 times.
He has participated as a lecturer and / or moderator in more than 200 conferences and / or courses at an international level. In addition, he chairs or is a member of several international scientific committees and is a member of the editorial board of several renowned medical-scientific journals. He has headed several commissions of UCL and ANRI to Mexico and for that reason agreements have been signed through which intensive collaboration plans are defined during the next years between Mexico and the United Kingdom. For his work the RCP has named him "International Advisor to the Royal College of Physicians Representing Mexico" and UCL Pro-Provost for Latin-America.
Dr. Madrigal has received multiple honors and memberships from the Societies of Oncology in Mexico and Hematology in Argentina and Spain. The Society of Bone Marrow Transplants chose him as president. He has also been awarded the highest recognition in Europe in his specialty, the Van Bekkum Award, by EBMT. He was awarded by the Government of Mexico with the Ohtli distinction, word Nahuatl meaning "way". This recognition is granted to people who have dedicated most of their life and professional activity, to "open a gap to Mexicans" abroad.
He has received the titles of "DOCTOR HONORIS CAUSA", by the University of Nottingham in the United Kingdom, by the University of Odessa, Ukraine and by the University of Guadalajara. He was unanimously accepted as a member of the Board of Directors of the Institute of Immunology of the Medical-Biological Federation of the Russian Agency and as a Gold Medal and Honorary Member of the "Polish Society of Immunogenetics" and this year he received the GOLD MEDAL for the United Kingdom.