WORLD LEADERS LECTURE FORUM

Fox"Building Bridges: Fixing the Immigration Issue and Strengthening U.S.-Mexico Relations"
by Vicente Fox, Former President of Mexico

Tuesday, February 12, 2019, 11 AM
Kingsbury Hall
No tickets required. Seating is extremely limited. Doors open at 10:15am.


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Vicente Fox began his career at Coca-Cola Mexico as a delivery truck driver and route supervisor and rose to become its president and oversee its Latin American operations.  He entered public service with election to the federal Chamber of Deputies and then as Governor of Guanajuato.  He served as President of Mexico from 2000 to 2006.  A charismatic leader, Fox spearheaded economic and educational reforms, negotiated trade and immigration policies with the United States, and tackled government corruption.  


World Leaders Lecture Forum Advisory Board

Sheri Bolding, Philanthropist; Zach Berger, President, Associated Students of the University of Utah; Anne Dolowitz, Philanthropist; Spencer P. Eccles, Managing Director, The Cynosure Group; Bob Goldberg, Director, Tanner Humanities Center; Page Juliano, Realtor, Page Juliano Real Estate; Derek Miller, President and CEO, World Trade Center Utah; Mike Morris, Executive Vice President and Chief Credit Officer, Zions Bank; David Peterson, Partner and CPA, Haynie and Company; Naoma Tate, Philanthropist

Community Sponsors
Anne and Darrel Brodke, Brigham Young University, Chevron Corporation, Kathy Christiansen, Deseret Management Corporation, Salt Lake Community College, The Semnani Family Foundation, The Utah Science Technology and Research Initiative  (USTAR), Utah Valley University, XMission

University of Utah Sponsors
Asia Center, Associated Students of the University of Utah, Center for Latin American Studies, College of Humanities, Daniels Fund Ethics Initiative at the David Eccles School of Business, David Eccles School of Business, Department of Communication, Hinckley Institute of Politics, International Studies Program, Marriott Library, Middle East Center, Office of Global Engagement, Office of the Senior Vice President for Academic Affairs, Office of Institutional Advancement, Osher Lifelong Learning Institute, Barbara L. and Norman C. Tanner Center for Nonviolent Human Rights, University Information Technology


 

About the World Leaders Lecture Forum | ARCHIVE

Launched in 2007, the World Leaders Lecture Forum brings to Utah individuals of international stature and global impact whose influence shapes world events. The series serves as a catalyst for discussion of global concerns with both immediate and long-term consequences and enables students and the general public to become socially, politically and intellectually focused on events beyond America's borders. Past lecturers include Nobel Peace Prize laureates Mohamed ElBaradei and Shirin Ebadi, former Doctors Without Borders President James Orbinski, former Israeli Prime Minister Ehud Barak and former Australian Prime Minister Julia Gillard.

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