Conferences Attended as a Chair

Southern Political Science Association (SPSA) Annual Conference
January 2020
San Juan, PR, USA
Conference Within a Conference: Politics of Disasters, Resilience, and Recovery
Panel: The Role of Emergent Groups and Entrepreneurship in Disaster Response and Recovery


Conferences Attended as a Panelist

Southern Political Science Association (SPSA) Annual Conference
January 2020
San Juan, PR, USA
Conference Within a Conference: Disasters and Politics
Panel: Disasters and Democratic Institutions
Paper: Held in the Grip of the Local and Federal Government. Why Puerto Rico Has Faced a Delayed and Uncoordinated Emergency Response to Hurricane Maria

Inter-University Seminar on Armed Forces and Society (IUS-AFS) Bi-annual Conference
November 2019
Reston, VA, USA
Panel: Peacekeeping and Humanitarian Assistance
Paper: Overcoming the Mistrust: Strengthening Civil-Military Humanitarian Coordination When Responding to Complex Emergencies

American Political Science Association (APSA) Annual Conference
August 2019
Washington DC, DC, USA
Panel: International Security and Cooperation
Paper: Civil-military Humanitarian Coordination’s Challenges and the Role of UN-CMCoord

Florida Political Science Association (FPSA) Annual Conference
March 2019
Tampa, FL, USA
Panel: Cultural, Women, Leadership, and IR Issues
Paper: Rethinking the Leadership: Women Commanders, Rebel Groups, and Sexual Violence Against Civilians. The cases of Colombia & Sierra Leone


Guest Speaker

University of Central Florida (UCF) – Department of Engineering
“Humanitarian Logistics” – Class of Supply Chain Engineering
February 2020
Orlando, FL, USA


Showcase Conferences Attended as a Presenter

University of Central Florida (UCF) Research Week, Graduate Research Forum
April 2019
Orlando, FL, USA


Conferences Attended

Inter-service/Industry Training, Simulation and Education Conference (I/ITSEC)
Orange County Convention Center | Orlando, FL, USA
December 2019

High-level Political Forum on Sustainable Development
United Nations Headquarters | New York, NY, USA
July 2019

Special Thematic Session on Water and Disasters
United Nations Headquarters | New York, NY, USA
June 2019