MEXICANS, EMPOWERED

We are a non-profit organization of Mexican and international professionals interested in fostering strategic growth areas (innovation & technology, entrepreneurship, culture and education) between Mexico and British Columbia.

WHO WE ARE

We are part of Red Global MX, a diaspora program by the Mexican Ministry of Foreign Affairs that seeks to foster collaboration bridges between professional Mexicans living abroad, their host country and Mexico.

 

Mission

Contribute to the unity and bilateral relationships between British Columbia and Mexico.

 

Vision

Become a visionary organization that fosters strategic growth areas of science, academia, technology, entrepreneurship and innovation between BC and Mexico.

 

Slogan

“Mexicans, Empowered”

PEOPLE

Honorary Board

Ana Berenice Diaz-Paredes Ceballos

Consul General of Mexico in Vancouver

Luis Brasdefer Hernández

Government of Mexico, Trade Commissioner Western Canada

Alejandro Adem

Mitacs CEO

Advisory Board

Pedro Márquez

Vice President, Royal Roads University

Michele Vincenti

President and CEO at Alvana Business Consulting Inc

Salvador Trevino

ITESM Director

Juan Salvador Navarro Estrada

Director CMX Partnerships

Juan Angel Becerra Cantú

Partner Calderon Gonzalez and Carvajal SC

Executive Team

Jade Hernandez

Public Relations

Sergio Negrete M.

CEO Netproductions Entertainment inc

Oscar Malpica

Vice President

Liliana Esparza

Public Relations

Paola Levy

Secretary

Ivonne Navas Penit

Education

Hortensia Moreno

Entrepreneurship

Jose Duarte

Life Coach and Human Resources Consultant

STRATEGIC AREAS

EDUCATION

Our organization is dedicated to continuously foster efforts to promote educational and research exchanges between British Columbians and Mexicans. We believe that one of the most powerful ways to bring people together is by strengthening educational links and contributing to the cross-border knowledge economy.

INNOVATION AND TECH

Knowledge exchange on innovation and technological advancement is of our utmost importance. We are very keen in promoting and supporting the flow of knowledge on innovation and technology for the sake of improving the lives of our citizens.

CULTURE

Providing cultural showcases and exchanges have been and will remain key priorities of our organization. Spreading Mexico and British Columbia long and rich cultures that we hope to shed light on cultural understanding and education through our multiple events.

ENTREPRENEURSHIP

We are keen to support the next generation of businesses across borders. We firmly believe that linking British Columbians and Mexican entrepreneurs will render better chances of growth and foster economies in both regions.

EVENTS

How to Build your Business Plan

Michele Vincenti, PhD, MBA.; will provide with the tools to build your Business Plan. If your are starting a business or wanto to become a profesional busines ownwer this workshop is for you! only 30 seats willl be able; please register:... read more

NetRadioOnline.com

Un nuevo programa llega a Netradio, como siempre para complacer a toda nuestra comunidad latina, con temas que nos interesan a todos, Profesionistas, Negocios, Conexiones y Difusión Cultural que te será muy útil, Escúchanos en www.netradioonline.com desde este... read more

Cinco de Mayo

Red Global de Talentos en BC in collaboration with Consulate General of Mexico in Vancouver invites you to commemorate El 155° Aniversario de la Batalla de Puebla. Movie screening with English subtitles Friday, May 5th, 2017 6:30 P.M. Entrance by donation Para... read more

Mexican MIX + MINGLE

La Red Global MX se complace en invitarlos a participar en el “Mexican Mix+ Mingle Event” el dia 18 de Abril a las 7:00pm en el Canoe Brewpub, con motivo de la visita de nuestro nuevo Presidente Francisco Javier Barajas a Victoria, British Columbia. Se... read more

Mentor + Mentee

MentorConnect is a pay-it-forward program that allows a new Canadian to have one-to-one mentorship with an established professional in his/her area of expertise, increasing their chances to find a job that uses their professional skills and acumen. Through IECBC we... read more

Innovation in Mexico

Oscar Malpica, CEO and founder of innovation consulting firm, Envisioning Labs will be presenting a brief overview of the democratization of innovation that is currently ocurring in Mexico, and the bilateral business oppotunities that stem from this movement. Oscar... read more

HOW DO I GET INVOLVED?

If you are a professional with interest in fostering partnerships between Mexico and British Columbia, we want to hear from you. Become a member and enjoy the following benefits:

Recognition in the Knowledge Economy

Build professional synergies

Business and Professional Knowledge Sharing

Global network (56 chapters)

Make Friends Through Knowledge

Contribute to Mexico and BC

E-Certificate of Membership

Discounted membership rates for events

Inclusion in Membership Directory

Marketing opportunities for business owners/entrepreneurs

Wish there was another way to become involved? We got you covered:

I’m interested in sponsoring events/programs/initiatives

I’m interested in volunteering and helping you cool people

FAQ

I’m not Mexican, can I still be involved?
Absolutely! We seek to form a community that is inclusive and welcoming of anyone interested in fostering bilateral relationships between British Columbia and Mexico.

 

What’s your relation to the Mexican government?
We are a self-funded, independently-run organization of professionals from Mexico and other countries. The Government of Mexico, through the Institute of Mexicans Abroad (IME) from the Ministry of Foreign Affair offers some support and acknowledgement of the Red Global MMX chapters and the Mexican diaspora.

 

How are you funded?
Via our memberships, sponsors and donations, (visit here our sponsorship page to donate or sponsor).

 

Can I volunteer here?
Absolutely! We welcome people who shared our vision to strengthening ties between Canada and Mexico. Please check our volunteer page for more information.

 

Where are you located?
Our executive team members are distributed across British Columbia though most of them are based in Vancouver and Victoria.

 

I live in Mexico (other country), can I still be a member?
Yes you can. Take a look at our membership page for more information.

 

Could you promote my business?
As a not for profit organization we cannot engage in promoting businesses. However, there are opportunities to sponsor our events and initiatives. Please visit the sponsorship page for more information.