Miami Dade College President and Leadership to Participate in 11th World Strategic Forum

MDC is once again the Presenting Partner of the annual two-day hybrid conference on the global economy, finance, innovation, education, entrepreneurship, infrastructure, energy and trade

Miami, Oct. 27, 2022 – Miami Dade College (MDC) President Madeline Pumariega will deliver opening remarks at the 11th edition of the World Strategic Forum at 9 a.m. on Monday, Oct. 31. The two-day, hybrid (virtual and in-person) conference will take place Oct. 31 – Nov. 1, at the Biltmore Hotel in Coral Gables. MDC is once again the conference’s Presenting Partner.

“As MDC stays committed to fueling the talent needs of a global economy, it’s an honor to be a presenting partner at an event that brings distinguished business and community leaders together to find new opportunities for workforce and industry partnerships,” said President Pumariega.

President Pumariega will also moderate Economic Development and Women in Business plenary session at 2 p.m. on Monday, Oct. 31. The session will discuss how empowering women through entrepreneurship and business leadership plays a significant role in the global economic development, creates more inclusive economies and stimulates growth.

The World Strategic Forum is an initiative of the International Economic Forum of the Americas and brings together government and business leaders from around the world to discuss global issues and cultivates engagement and forges dialogue on the issues driving political, economic and social change throughout the world. Under the theme “Investing in Trust,” this year’s conference will feature topics including: Finance and Capital Market: Moving to the Next Growth Stage; and Family Office Investment Strategies for the Future among many others.

About the World Strategic Forum

The World Strategic Forum is presented by the International Economic Forum of the Americas. Its mission is to address the major governance challenges of the new world economic order, focusing on the central role of the Americas and in the global market. The objective of the World Strategic Forum is to foster a better understanding of opportunities and challenges at stake for the Americas in the Global Market. The Forum also seeks to provide a platform for business meetings in a broad spectrum of sectors and to foster economic development.  For more information, please visit

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WHAT:     11th World Strategic Forum Presented by Miami Dade College

WHEN:     Monday, Oct. 31, and Tuesday, Nov. 1

WHERE:   Biltmore Hotel, 1200 Anastasia Ave., Coral Gables, Florida