Small Talk: Developing International Relationships into Business Advantages

......... May 2nd 2017

The world is becoming ever more closely connected and smart companies are building international relationships to take their business further, faster. Mexico and San Diego have built a strong, synergistic partnership based on proximity, shared goals to build a better economy, and building complementary assets. Manufacturing resources and sourcing development talents are just the beginning. Join us for a frank and insightful discussion about what the future holds for our bi-national relationship and how to leverage the best assets on each side of the border to gain an edge for your company. After the Small Talk join CONNECT for our monthly Entrepreneur Happy Hour!


  • Adriana Alaniz, Executive Director – Tijuana EDC
  • Daniel Altenburg, Co-Founder – ZipDev
  • David Peguero, Director of Entrepreneurial Relationships – GrowthHax
  • Abril Sarabia, Co-Director – Startup Grind Ensenada


Regina Bernal, Entrepreneurship Manager – University of San Diego


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