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GUEST SPEAKERS IMMUNS 2012 Rosaura del Pilar Teresita Barahona Aguayo was born in Mexico City on October 12, 1942. She majored in Modern Literature and Language, with an emphasis in the area of English and Spanish Literature, in the “Instituto Técnologico y de Estudios Superiores de Monterrey (ITESM)”. Furthermore, Barahona continued her studies in the “Escuela Oficial de Cinematografía” in Madrid for two years pursuing cinematographic studies. After her studies, she taught in the branches of Communication Science and Language for twenty-nine years in the “ITESM”. Currently, she is a journalist and writer in Mexico with a column in different newspapers from “Grupo Reforma”, a group of different media sources in Mexico. She writes as well in “La Prensa” in Honduras. IMMUNS 2013 Pedro Ferriz de Con was born in Mexico City on December 12, 1950. He is a Mexican reporter, speaker and businessman. He graduated as a civil engineer in the Iberoamerican University, he also obtained a masters degree in applied mathematics at the Fleming College De Lugana, Switzerland. Currently he is one of the main investors and stockholders in “Grupo Imagen” where he conducts the early morning show known as “Imagen informativa”. Furthermore he is also participates in the late show for “Cadena Tres Noticias”; additionally he writes columns for the newspaper “Excelsior”. He is someone who believes in Mexico and is willing to share his voice to the people to make a difference. IMMUNS 2014 Trita Parsi was born in Ahaz, Iran on July 12, 1974. Although he was born in Iran, at the age of four he moved to Sweden to escape from political repression. In Sweden, Parsi worked for the Swedish Permanent Mission to the UN in the Security Council to handle affairs of Iran, Afghanistan, Taji