The United States and the Inter-American System – Challenges and Opportunities

March 07 2023 | 5:30 – 6:30 pm PT | Institute of the Americas | Copley International Conference Center 

Free *Registration is required

On March 7th, the Institute welcomes its Distinguished Speaker U.S. Ambassador to the Organization of American States Francisco O. Mora to talk about “The United States and the Inter-American System -Challenges and Opportunities.”  The free public in-person event will be held at the Institute’s meeting facilities on the UC San Diego campus.

Ambassador Mora is a thought leader and former professor and researcher of politics and international relations at Florida International University’s Jack D. Gordon Institute for Public Policy.  In prior positions he served as Director of the Kimberly Green Latin American and Caribbean Center and as Deputy Secretary of Defense for the Western Hemisphere.  His opinion pieces and other commentaries have appeared in various U.S and Latin American media outlets. 

His complete bio can be found here:

 The event will start at 5:30 p.m.  While the event is an in-person free public event, all attendees are asked to register here.

For further information, please contact Francesca Carrillo-Díaz at