November Happy Hour with Amb. Gomez Pickering, Young Professionals of the Americas and Princeton in Latin America

Join YPFP on Tuesday, November 15, from 6pm-8pm for a special happy hour reception featuring Ambassador Diego Gómez Pickering, Consul General of Mexico in New York City with the Young Professionals of the Americas (YPA) of the Americas Society/Council of the Americas (AS/COA) and Princeton in Latin America (PiLA).

Entry is free to YPFP members; nonmembers will be charged $10 for entry. No need to be a member to attend -- but consider becoming a YPFP NY member today to save on the entry fee.

Don't miss this opportunity to make connections with members of YPFP, YPA and PiLA. Spread the word to friends and coworkers!

RSVP: Sign into your YPFP member account and click "RSVP" below by Monday, November 14 at 5pm. Entry is free for current YPFP members. 

If you’re not a member, you may RSVP here. Nonmembers will be charged $10 for entry, payable through PayPal at new.york@ypfp.org.

About the Speaker

Ambassador Pickering was appointed as Consul General of Mexico to New York City in June of 2016. He is a career diplomat as well as a writer and journalist.

Prior to his arrival in New York he served as Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of Mexico to the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland, from 2013 to 2016; as well as Director for Foreign Media for President Enrique Peña Nieto’s office from 2012 to 2013.

He holds a B.A. in International Relations from the Instituto Tecnológico Autónomo de México (ITAM) in Mexico City; an M.A. on Cultural Development from the University of Columbia in New York City; and a Postgraduate degree in Journalism from the Indian Institute of Mass Communication (IIMC) in New Delhi, India.

About the Partners


YPA is an international network part of the Americas Society/Council of the Americas that provides a platform for young professionals in their 20s and 30s to connect around the latest trends in the Americas.

PiLA partners with NGOs and multilateral organizations and places highly qualified recent college graduates in yearlong service fellowships with nonprofit, public service, humanitarian, and government organizations with a social mission in Latin American and Caribbean.


November 15, 2016 at 6pm - 8pm
680 Park Ave
New York, NY 10065
United States
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Jerry Doran ·
Asheke Culzac Charlette Lopez Ross Dakin Margaret Strauss Paul Mourino Matthew Michaelides Kaitlyn Lawler Andy Laub Mahrinah von Schlegel matthew funk Leucepe Martinez Michael Posca Anna Morath Olivia Nunez Ani Karapetyan Antoine Lindie Jason Rico Saavedra Lucas Della Ventura Jessenia Muniz Sarah Valero Kristina Hamil Alicia Fawcett Gerard Doran Eugene Resnick Arthur Williams Nick Brown Svetlana Shkolnikova Hanna Niczyporuk Christian Caudill Lais Ribeiro Anna-Sophia Haub Andrew Bender Sheridan Bahar

Will you come?