Diagnosis and Prospects for Transport Infrastructure in Mexico

Cedric Iván Escalante Sauri

Title Conditional: Diagnosis and Prospects for Transport Infrastructure in Mexico
Friday, May 3, 2019
Time: 4:00 pm | 290 Hearst Memorial Mining Building

A commuter train waits in a Mexico City station. (Photo by Riku Kettunen.)
A commuter train waits in a Mexico City station. (Photo by Riku Kettunen.)

This talk will explore the communications and transportation infrastructure of Mexico. Cedric Iván Escalante Sauri will discuss the major infrastructure projects of the new government, which will serve to improve the conditions of transport of people and goods, and work towards the ideal of a less unequal country.

Cedric Iván Escalante Sauri has degrees in civil engineering from the Universidad Juárez Autónoma de Tabasco, and engineering science from the University of California, Berkeley. He has served as the president of the Mexican Association of Vías Terrestres, the Vice President of the College of Civil Engineers of Mexico, and the General Director of the National Congress of Civil Engineering.

Cosponsored by the Center for Latin American Studies, Institute of Transportation Studies Transportation Seminar, and the Mexican Association of Students at Berkeley