RE:BORDER 2019
Re:Border Poster Contest

About RE:BORDER 2019

RE:BORDER 2019 is the first annual conference that explores key regional issues and innovative solutions. This year, we will analyze the use of water resources in the transborder region of California and Baja California. Academic experts, practitioners, students, public policy experts, and community stakeholders will explore how San Diego State University and its regional partners can contribute to innovative solutions for water­ related challenges in the transborder region through expert presentations, conversations, poster sessions, and artistic experiences.

Acerca RE:BORDER 2019 

RE:BORDER 2019 es la primera conferencia anual que explora problemas claves regionales y soluciones innovadoras. Este año, analizaremos el uso de los recursos hídricos en California y Baja California. Académicos expertos, profesionales, estudiantes y comunidad en general interesada explorarán cómo la Universidad Estatal de San Diego y sus asociados regionales pueden contribuir a soluciones innovadoras para los desafíos relacionados con el agua en la región transfronteriza mediante presentaciones de expertos, diálogos, sesión de carteles y exposiciones artísticas.

November 25th at San Diego State University
November 26th at UABC, Tijuana

25 de noviembre en San Diego State University
26 de noviembre en UABC, Tijuana

Speakers/Panelistas

Adela de la Torre

Dr. Adela de la Torre
President, San Diego State University

 

Joaquin

E. Joaquin Esquivel 

(Keynote Day 1)
Chair State Water Resources Control Board

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Juan Vargas
Congressman, 51st Congressional District

 

Paola Avila

Paola Avila (Emcee)
VP International Business Affairs SD Regional Chamber of Commerce

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Jim Madaffer

San Diego County Water Authoirty Board Chair

Dan Denham

Dan Denham

Assistant General Manager of the San Diego County Water Authority

Mayor

Mayor Kevin L. Faulconer (Opening Remarks)
Mayor of San Diego

Sue Saardino

Sue Saarnio

Consul General of the United States in Tijuana

Carlos Gonzalez

Carlos González Gutiérrez

Consul General of Mexico in San Diego

Judith Dominguez

Dr. Judith Domínguez Serrano 

(Keynote Day 2)

Professor and researcher at El Colegio de México

Jerry Sanders

Jerry Sanders

CEO / President San Diego Regional Chamber of Commerce

David Gibson

David Gibson
Executive Officer of the San Diego Regional Water Quality Control Board

Dr. Natalie Mladenov

Dr. Natalie Mladenov

Director of the Water Innovation and Reuse Lab at SDSU

Paul Ganster

Dr. Paul Ganster

Director of Institute for Regional Studies of the Californias at SDSU

Dr. Matthew E. Verbyla

Dr. Matthew E. Verbyla 
Environmental Engineering at SDSU

  

Placeholder

Manuel Valladolid Seamanduras

Secretary of Agricultural Development of Baja California

 

Biggs

Dr. Trent W. Biggs

Professor of Geography at SDSU 

Carreon

Dr. Concepción Carreón Diazconti

Environmental Researcher at UABC

Wright

Dr. Richard D. Wright
Professor Emeritus of Geography at SDSU 

Hernesto Duran Cabrera

Hernando Durán Cabrera

Director Tijuana, Verde.

Doug Linden

Doug Liden

Environmental Engineer at US Environmental Protection Agency

Nieblas

Dr. Efraín Nieblas

Professor in the Department of Engineering at UABC

   

Celeste Cantu

Celeste Cantu

Vice Chair of the San Diego Regional Water Quality Control Board

Alberto Pombo

Alberto Pombo

Environmental Studies Professor at COLEF

Dolores Avendano

Dr. Belem Dolores Avendaño Ruíz

Economics and International
Relations at UABC

Fernando De Sales

Dr. Fernando De Sales

Faculty Geography Department at SDSU 

De la Parra

Carlos A. de la Parra

Research Professor at COLEF

Christy Dykstra

Dr. Christy M. Dykstra

Faculty Member in the Environmental Engineering Department at SDSU

Eric Frost

Eric Frost

Professor Homeland Security at SDSU

Stanley Maloy

Dr. Stanley Maloy

Associate Vice President for Research & Innovation at SDSU

Denise Ducheny

Denise Moreno Ducheny

Senior Policy Advisor at UC San
Diego’s Center for U.S.-Mexican Studies (USMEX)

Marco Samaniego

Dr. Marco Antonio Samaniego López

Researcher at the Institute for Historical Research at UABC

Elsa Sadox

Elsa Saxod

Representative of the City of San Diego on the Board of Directors of the San Diego County Water Authority

Peter Silva

Peter S. Silva

President of Silva-Silva International

Rich Van Schoik

Rick Van Schoik

Portfolio Director of the North American Research Partnership

Cavazos

Dr. Tereza Cavazos

Senior Researcher in the Department of Physical Oceanography of CICESE

Prof. Gabriela Munoz-Melendez

Dr. Gabriela Munoz-Melendez
Department of Urban and Environmental Studies at COLEF

 

Sanchez

Dr. Roberto Sánchez-Rodríguez
Professor in the Department of Urban and Environmental Studies at COLEF

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Laurie Silvan
Proyecto Fronterizo de Educación Ambiental

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Leopoldo G. Mendoza Espinosa

Researcher in wastewater treatment and reuse at UABC

Richard M. Gersberg

Dr. Richard M. Gersberg 

Professor in the School of Public Health at SDSU

Karilyn E. Sant

Dr. Karilyn E. Sant

Professor in the SDSU School of Public Health

Isaac Azuz-Adeath

Dr. Isaac Azuz-Adeath
Scientific Research Coordinator at the Engineering College at CETYS

Kimberly Collins

Dr. Kimberly Collins
Executive Director of the Barbara and William Leonard Transportation Center at CSUSB 

Alan Sweedler

Alan Sweedler

Director of the Center for Energy Studies and Professor of Physics Emeritus at SDSU

Matt O’Malley

Matt O’Malley

Executive Director and Managing Attorney with San Diego Coastkeeper

Fay Crevoshay

Fay Crevoshay

Communications & Policy Director, WILDCOAST

 

Peter. MacLaggan

Peter MacLaggan

Senior Vice President of Project Development for Poseidon Resources
Corporation

Natanael Ramírez Angulo

Natanael Ramírez Angulo

Director of the FEyRI at UABC

Jorge Ramirez Hernandez

Dr. Jorge Ramírez Hernández

Chief of the Department of Hydrology, Geophysics, and Environment at the Institute for Engineering at UABC

Hannah Gbeh

Hannah Gbeh

Executive Director of the San Diego County Farm Bureau

 

Ruiz

Dr. Itzume Ruiz Araujo

Faculty of Economics and International Relations of the UABC

Luis Cancino

Dr. Luis Cancino Opazo

Professor at the Faculty of Economics and International
Relations at UABC

Edith Montiel Ayala

Edith Montiel Ayala

Vice President at UABC

Cristina Alfaro

Dr. Cristina Alfaro

Interim Associate Vice President for Global Affairs at SDSU

 

Cristian Medina Vazquez

Cristian Medina Vázquez

Pressor and Ph.D Candidate at UABC

Jocelyn Citlali González Troncoso

Jocelyn González Troncoso

Pressor and Ph.D Candidate at UABC