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Mike Ilitch School of Business

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September 18, 2017 | 6:30 p.m. - 8:30 p.m.
Category: Special Event
Location: Community Arts Auditorium | Map
450 Reuther Mall
Detroit, MI 48202
Cost: free
Audience: Academic Staff, Alumni, Community, Current Graduate Students, Current Undergraduate Students, Faculty, Parents, Prospective Students, Staff

Vicente Fox, the former president of Mexico, will be the keynote speaker for the FOCIS 10th Anniversary lecture series "What in the World is Going On?" kickoff event. He will discuss Immigration: The Wall, Trade, Jobs and Deportation in his presentation, followed by a question and answer period.

About the Speaker

Vicente Fox Quesada grew up in Guanajuato, Mexico. He still recalls from his childhood that one of the greatest harms a nation can avoid is poverty. He studied business administration at the Universidad Iberoamericana, and receive a Top Management Diploma from the Harvard Business School. In 1964 he joined the Coca-Cola Company in Mexico, eventually becoming president of the company for Mexico and Latin America. Fox was elected president of Mexico in 2000, serving through 2006. Nowadays he encourages leadership and creates opportunities for less-fortunate people through his organization, Centro Fox.

RSVP today to join us on September 18. Doors open at 6 p.m.

For more information about this event, please contact FOCIS dept. at 313-577-5550 or