Binational Centers Annual Meeting

On September 21 and 22, 2017, ATICANA, the Binational Center (BNC) in Tucuman, hosted the 37th annual Argentine Binational Centers executive directors’ meeting. BNC representatives from cities throughout Argentina attended this two-day annual encounter.  Counselor for Public Affairs Silvio Gonzalez and Regional Public Engagement Specialist, Carol Brey participated in the opening ceremony and delivered presentations on the current mission with a focus on the future vision for American Spaces in the region.

This gathering enabled representatives of 11 of the 13 BNCs in Argentina to share best practices and experiences in areas of academics, administration, cultural exchanges, and library services through the use of technology to enhance BNC activities and engagement with the communities they serve.

Counselor for Public Affairs Silvio Gonzalez presented a plaque to celebrate ATICANA’s extensive partnership and friendship between Argentina and the United States.