November 8th, 2013 · Buenos Aires, Argentina

Universidad Nacional de San Martín (UNSAM) and the Observatory on Latin America (OLA) of the New School University in New York are pleased to invite to the First Development Forum that will take place on Friday, November 8th, from 9am to 8pm, at Campus “Miguelete” UNSAM. 

poster foro desarrollo final

The organization of this Forum aims to institutionalize a space for plural discussion about: challenges and development alternatives in today’s world; new global dynamics and its impact on regional-national spheres; roles of the State, Institutions and University in the development process; relationships between social actors and territory in local development; expansion of rights and its political implications; among other topics of interest for the region.

The first edition of the Development Forum was organized in four discussion panels, composed by
well known public figures and academics:.

Martín Abeles
Fernando Calderón
Ana Castellani
Michael Cohen
Sakiko Fukuda-Parr
Alfredo Garay
Baltasar Garzón
Alejandro Grimson
Margarita Gutman
Oscar Madoery
William Milberg
Alexandre Roig
Carlos Ruta
Santiago Sacerdote
Jorge Taiana

The closure of the even will count with the presence of Carlos Ruta, Provost, Universidad Nacional de San Martín and Carlos Tomada, Minister of Employment, Labor, and Social Security of Argentina.

Download the program of the event (.pdf)


Friday November 8th, 2013 · 9:00am to 8pm
Campus “Miguelete”UNSAM
Intersection of 25 de Mayo Avenue and Francia Street
San Martín, Provincia de Buenos Aires 
Map of the event


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