Live Chat
Sign In

2019 BC World Conference


The 2019 BC World Conference was organized by The American College in Spain a Broward College International Center in collaboration with Broward College. The Conference was held in Marbella, Spain and the sessions were held in the conference facilities at the Alanda Hotel Marbella where attendees were also accommodated. Marbella, a cosmopolitan city (inhabited by 137 nationalities) renowned for its beautiful climate is situated on the Mediterranean Sea, between Málaga and the Strait of Gibraltar.

This year, there were two tracks, one for new and potential partners and another for existing partners. Attendees arrived on May 12, 2019 to attend the welcome cocktail reception before the Conference commenced on the morning of May 13, 2019. The Conference closed on May 16, 2019 with a beautiful farewell dinner on the beach. 

We hope that this Conference was a productive and useful one for all attendees and we hope to see you in 2020!  

Conference Program

This Conference Program serves as a preliminary guide and  is subject to change without notice.   

Kindly note that this tentative List of Presenters is intended for informational purposes only and is subject to change without notice. 

Broward College
• President Gregory A. Haile, Esq. 
• Dr. Marielena DeSanctis, Provost & Sr. Vice President for Academic and Student Services
• Ms. Isabel Gonzalez, Chief of Staff  
• Dr. David Moore, Executive Director International Education, SACSCOC Liaison
• Dr. Scott Mason. District Director International Education
• Dr. Maria Bernal, District Director International Student Success
• Ms. Rosey Yang, District Director Center for Global Education & Commerce
• Ms. Karen Lee Murphy, Associate Vice President, Academic Affairs/College Registrar
• Professor Victoria Noorzai, English for Academic Purposes Assistant Professor
• Dr. Dominique Charlotteaux, Senior Professor of Education
• Professor Krzysztof Bryniuk, Accounting Assistant Professor
• Professor Chad Stewart, English Assistant Professor
• Ms. Violeta Rivera, Program Coordinator Study Abroad & Global Engagement
• Dr. Jeanne Christ, Business Senior Professor
• Dr. Pedro Oliveira, Philosophy and Religion Senior Professor
• Dr. Andrea Apa, English for Academic Purposes Senior Professor
• Professor Claudia Sahagun, Spanish Assistant Professor
• Dr. Tai Houser, Associate Professor, English
• Professor Chad Stewart, English Assistant Professor
• Professor Zorina Sattaur, English for Academic Purposes Professor 
• Dr. Nilo Marin, Biological Science Professor 
• Mr. Russell McCaffery, Dean of Transportation Programs
• Ms. Regina Carvalho, District Director, International Student Enrollment Service

The American College in Spain
• Ms. Melissa Butler, Campus Director 

Lingua Language Center
• Ms. Andreina Ojeda, President
• Mr. Erwin Richter, General Manager 

Institutions Attending
The following institutions have registered to attend the Conference. Please note that this list may be subject to change without notice. 

• May 12, 2019
• May 13, 2019
• May 14, 2019
• May 15, 2019
• May 16, 2019

Organizing Team

Melissa Butler headshot

Melissa Butler

ACS - Director

Pancho Campo headshot

Pancho Campo

Chrand Marketing & Events - CEO
Marketing Director for ACS

Paulina Bacqué headshot

Paulina Bacqué

Director of Administration

Roberta Simeoni headshot

Roberta Simeoni

ACS Registrar

Patricia Jiménez headshot

Patricia Jiménez

IT & Marketing

Rony Bacque headshot

Rony Bacque

Logistics & Transportation

  • Obtain three insurance licenses exam-free
  • Complete your degree in only 24 months
  • Earn your A.S. in Vision Care.
  • Learn More
  • Most Affordable
  • Third Year in a Row
  • Ranked 3rd for Associate Degrees
  • Our Grads Earn More
  • Ranked #2 in the Nation
Broward College​
111 East Las Olas Boulevard
Fort Lauderdale, FL 33301
Phone: 954.201.7350
Contact Us​​
​ ​
©​ 2019 | Broward College does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, sex, gender, national origin, religion, age, disability, marital status, sexual orientation, genetic information or other legally protected classification in its programs and activities.
​​ View our non-discrimination policies and Title IX policies.​​