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Halia Valladares is special projects Advisor to the Vice-President Academic at Capilano University. She is the former Dean of the Faculty of Business and Professional Studies at Capilano University. Halia has been a business professional in leadership positions for over two decades. She has been a university Professor and scholar for the past 16 years. She has served in different administrative positions in universities in different countries for over 10 years. She also has international business experience in the private sector, and was the Traffic, Shipping and Receiving Supervisor for a Fortune 100 Corporation.

She earned her Doctoral Degree in Economics and Business Administration from Burgos University, Spain. She also holds a MBA in International Trade and a Master of Science in International Logistics from Texas A & M International University, USA and she is a Certified International Trade Professional in Canada (FITT-CITP). Halia has participated in over 60 international conferences as speaker. She has authored more than 20 research publications for journals, book chapters and books in Mexico, Spain, Canada, Colombia, Venezuela, Pakistan, Cuba, USA, etc.

Specialties: International Logistics and Trade.
Scientific research in Management Accounting, International logistics and Econophysics.