A North American Future: Promoting Growth
through Cross–Border Cooperation

Presented by CSG’s International Committee
Working Lunch
Saturday, May 22
12:30-2 p.m.
Julliard Complex, 5th Floor
This session will focus on the integrated nature of the North American economy and the increasing importance of trade and globalization to state decision-makers. Participants are invited to engage with leaders from the U.S., Canada and Mexico to discuss strategies for economic recovery through international trade and cross–border cooperation. Panelists will also share their perspectives on the state of border relationships as well as present a North American vision for challenges and opportunities posed by the current economic climate.


Ruben Beltran Guerrero
Consul General of Mexico in New York









Ambassador Gary DoerGary Doer

Canadian Ambassador to the U.S.









Gov. Jim Douglas (VT)

Gov. Jim Douglas