GAP 2017

Doing Business w/ Latin America & The Caribbean - Global Access Program - May 31 2017 8:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m. - California State University, San Bernardino Santos Manuel Student Union 5500 University Pkwy. San Bernardino, CA 92407

Thank you to all presenters, partners, businesses and student participants for making the 2017 event a success! Please find resources, presentations and more below. 



Vipin Gupta and Frank Lin, CSUSB Jack H. Brown Associate Deans, Co-Directors of the Center for Global Management and Professors

Lawrence Rose, CSUSB Jack H. Brown College Dean

Amarjit Singh, IE Center for International Trade Development Globalization Specialist

Paul Smith, SBA District International Trade Officer –

GAP Introduction 

Dr. Sarita Jackson, President/CEO of Global Research Institute of International Trade, Adjunct Professor, CSUSB Center for Global Management -

Global Access Program Introduction

Costa Rica 

Marcela Chavarría, General Director of Foreign Trade Ministry of Costa Rica

Francisco Monge, General Deputy Director of Foreign Trade and the Director of Research and Economic Analysis of the Ministry of Foreign Trade of Costa Rica (COMEX)

Marta Esquivel, Director of Intelligence Business Unit (PROCOMER)


Costa RIca Embassy Trade


Ambassador Jesús Ignacio García Valencia, Embassy of Colombia in Costa Rica

Profesor Juan Carlos Rondon Avendaño, Sergio Arboleda U., Colombia

Colombia - Global Access Program.pptx

Sebastian Echavarria & Camilo Duque, Representatives West Coast of Pro Colombia USA (Colombian Government Trade Office)


Luis Yndigoyen, Mexico Sales Director, Latamready

Doing Business in Peru.pptx

Cesar Fuentes, Director, Master of Public Administration, ESAN Business School, Peru

Dominican Republic

Julie Mejía, El Grupo Mejía Arcalá

Mejia Presentation

David McNeill, Senior Commercial Officer, U.S. Embassy in Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic

McNeill Presentation


Enrique Salomón Rosas Ramírez, Chief Consul of Mexico in San Bernardino

Eduardo Vargas, Director of Logistics & Customer Solutions, Morrison Express Corp.

Morrison Presentation


John Coronado, Senior Commercial Officer, U.S. Embassy in Panama City, Panama

Coronado Presentation.pptx

U.S. Export-Import Bank: Trade Financing Solutions  

Sandra Donzella, Deputy Managing Director - Western Region