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Building a Competitive U.S. – Mexico Border

Woodrow Wilson International Center for Scholars

 8.30am – 4.00pm ET, Wednesday, June 14, 2017


The Border Trade Alliance and the Wilson Center’s Mexico Institute invite you to join us for our fourth annual high-level “Building a Competitive U.S.-Mexico Border” conference, which will focus on improving border management in order to strengthen the competitiveness of both the United States and Mexico. Special attention will be given to transportation infrastructure, trade facilitation, human capital development, financial transactions, and the need for efforts that simultaneously support security and efficiency in border management.

Special guests include Sen. John Cornyn (R-Texas), Arizona Gov. Doug Ducey, Rep. Henry Cuellar (D-Texas), Acting CBP Commissioner Kevin McAleenan, and many more.