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Curriculum Vitae


April 2016


Dr. MANUEL PEREZ GARCIA


Department of International Politics

School of International Studies

Renmin University of China

Beijing, P.R. China, 100872


manuel.perez@eui.eu ; manuel.perez@ruc.edu.cn


Phone number: +86 18810503529


EDUCATIONAL BACKGROUND


Ph.D. Global and Trans-National History, Department of History and Civilization, European University Institute (Florence, Italy), June, 2011.


M.A. Trans-National and Comparative History, Department of History and Civilization, European University Institute, (Florence, Italy), 2007.


M.A. Early Modern European and American History, Department of History, Universidad de Murcia (Spain), 2005.


M.A. Management of Historical and Cultural Resources, Universidad de Murcia (Spain), 2005.


B.A. in History, Department of History, Universidad de Murcia (Spain), 2002.


RECENT EMPLOYMENT


Associate Professor, School of International Studies, Renmin University, Beijing, China, 2014-until the present.


Investigador Distinguido (Distinguished Researcher), Department of Philosophy, Geography and History, University Pablo Olavide of Seville (Spain), 2016.


Visiting Professor, School of International Politics, University of Macerata (Italy), March-April, 2016.


Visiting Professor, Instituto Mora-National Autonomous University of Mexico City (UNAM), July-August, 2014.


Lecturer, School of International Studies, Renmin University, Beijing, China, 2013-2014.


Research Fellow (UKNA-Marie Curie Actions), International Institute for Asian Studies, Leiden University, 2013-2014.


Shortlisted for Lectureship at Oxford Centre for Global History, University of Oxford, 2013.


Visiting Scholar, CAUPD (Chinese Academy of Urban Planning and Designing), 2013-2014.


Visiting Scholar UNAM Mexico City, CECHIMEX (Centro de Estudios China-Mexico), January-March, 2013.


Part-time Lecturer, Department of History, Peking University, 2012-2013.


Part-time Lecturer, Department of International Relations-Carnegie Center of Global Policy, Tsinghua University, 2012-2013.


Post-doctoral Fellow, Department of History, School of Humanities, Tsinghua University, Beijing, China, 2011-2013.


Researcher, Department of History and Civilization, European University Institute, 2006-2010.


Visiting Scholar, Faculty of Economics and Department of History, University of California at Berkeley, 2008-2009.


Research Assistant, Department of History, Universidad de Murcia, Spain, 2002-2006.


LANGUAGES


Spanish (native speaker)


English (Proficiency, University of Cambridge, ESOL Examinations, British Council and IELTS Australia)


French (DELFT, European University Institute)


Italian (CELI, University of Peruggia, Italy)


Portuguese (European University Institute)


Chinese (Mandarin), Tsinghua University.


ACADEMIC AWARDS


ERC (European Research Council)-Starting Grant Award, Brussels (Europe), Brussels (Europe), 2016.


Matteo Ricci Visiting Scholarship Award, School of International Relations, Università di Macerata (Italy), 2015.


Foreign Ministry´s Scholarship for Visiting Professors, Secretary of Foreign Affairs of Mexico, 2014.


UKNA-Marie Curie Actions, International Institute for Asian Studies, Leiden University, 2013-2014.


Foreign Ministry´s Scholarship for Visiting Professors, Secretary of Foreign Affairs of Mexico, 2013.


52 Chinese Postdoctoral Science Foundation Grant, 2012-2013.


Post-Doctoral Fellowship, School of Humanities, Tsinghua University, 2011-2013.


Fellowship on European Mobility in Asia ('Argo Program' by the Spanish Government), 2011-2012.


Full grant by the Spanish Government, Ministerio de Educacion y Ciencia, 2006-2010.


Research grant "Salvador Madariaga Awards" by the Spanish Government, M.A.E. (Ministerio de Asuntos Exteriores), 2009-2010.


Full grant by the European University Institute to participate in the exchange program as Visiting Scholar at the University of California at Berkeley, 2008-2009.


Research grant "Salvador Madariaga Awards" by the Spanish Government, M.A.E. (Ministerio de Asuntos Exteriores), 2008-2009.


Research grant "Salvador Madariaga Awards" by the Spanish Government, M.A.E. (Ministerio de Asuntos Exterriores), 2007-2008.


Research grant "Salvador Madariaga Awards" by the Spanish Government, M.A.E. (Ministerio de Asuntos Exterriores), 2006-2007.


Full grant to participate at the European University Institute (Department of History and Civilization), Summer School on "Comparative and Trans-national History: New Approaches to the History of Europe", Florence, Italy. Institute directed by Professor Heinz-Gerhard Haupt and Professor Bartolome Yun-Casalilla, 2005.


Full grant by the University of Murcia to attend a Master's Course in Management of Historical and Cultural Resources. New Professional Perspectives", 2004-2006.


Full grant by the Universidad Internacional Menéndez Pelayo to attend the master course: "Spanish Identity in the Era of Nations", 2003.


COMISSIONS OF TRUST


Delegate in China of the European University Institute (Florence, Italy).


Member of the Editorial Board of the Journal of Social Science Research.


Member of the ATINER (Athens Institute for Education and Research).


Member of the Editorial Board of the 'Cuadernos de Trabajo del Cechimex (Center of China-Mexico Studies)'/UNAM/ Mexico.


Founder and Director of the 'Global History Network'/ Beijing/ China.


External Reviewer of Cuadernos de Trabajo del Cechimex (Center of China-Mexico Studies)/UNAM/ Mexico.


External Reviewer of the Journal Latin America in Economic History, Mexico City (Mexico).


External Reviewer of the Cambridge Journal Latin American and Iberian Studies, Cambridge (England).


Honorary Counsellor of the Section of Education and Research at the Mexcham (Mexican Chamber of Commerce in China).


MEMBERSHIP OF SCIENTIFIC SOCIETIES


Founder and Director of the 'Global History Network'/ Beijing/ China.


American Historical Association, New York (USA).


Social Science History Association, Boston (USA).


Red ALC-CHINA (Red Academica de America Latina y China/UNAM/Mexico.


European University Institute Alumni/Italy.


Association for Spanish and Portuguese Historical Studies.


Asociación de Historia Moderna (Universidad de Malaga, Spain).


Asociación de Historia Demográfica/Universidad de Zaragoza/ Spain.


Scientific Committee Seminario de Familia /Universidad de Murcia/Spain.


TEACHING EXPERIENCE


Renmin University of China (School of International Studies), Fall Term 2014-until today: "Modern History of European International Relations (XIXth-XXth centuries)" 欧洲国际关系近现代史(第十九次,第二十 次世纪); "Sino-Latin American International Relations: New Challenges and Perspectives" "中拉国际关系:新的挑战与展望"; "Research of Contemporary History of Sino-European International Relations (1989-today)" 中欧国际关系的当代史研究(1989 -今天).


School of International Politics, University of Macerata (Italy), Spring Term 2016: "The 'Great Divergence' and the School of California: International Relations and Modern Economic Growth in China and the West".


Instituto Mora-UNAM, Summer 2014. Courses: 'Global History vs. National Histories'.


UNAM (National Autonomous University of Mexico) Mexico City, CECHIMEX (Centro de Estudios China-Mexico), Spring Term 2013. Course: 'The Challenges of the Global History in the New Millennium: Historiographical Trends and Approaches'.


Peking University, Department of History, Fall term 2012. Course: 'The Qing Dynasty and Western Encounters in South-Asia: Mediators and Agents'.


Tsinghua University, Department of International Relations, Fall term 2012. Course: 'European International Relations and China-European Relations'.


Tsinghua University, Department of History, Spring term 2012. Course: 'Trans-National History and Comparative Methods: Sino-European Studies under Revision'.


University of California at Berkeley, Department of History and Faculty of Economics, Fall term 2008. Lectures: Trans-National and Global History, Economic History, Early Modern and Modern Europe, Spanish and Portuguese History.


Universidad de Murcia (Spain), Department of History, 2002/2006. Courses: European Empires in Early Modern Age, Economic History, History of Family in Europe, Imperial Spain and the New World, Applications of New Technologies to Social Sciences.


Mariano Garcia Baquero College (Spain), Murcia, Department of History, 2002-2004. Courses: History of Spain, Contemporary World History, European History, Art History, Geography.


ADMINISTRATIVE POSITIONS


Founder of the 'Global History Network' (GHN) in China.


Organizer of the Lecture Series: "Sino-Latin American International Relations", School of International Studies, Renmin University of China, China, 2013-2016.


Organizer of the International Conference "Global History", Beihang University, China, April, 2015.


Organizer of the Lecture Series: 'Global History: New Approaches and Challenges in Asian and European Studies', with the participation of Professors Patrick O´Brien (LSE) and Peer Vries (University of Vienna), Center of Global Studies, Department of History, School of Humanities, Tsinghua University.


Organizer of the Lecture Series: 'Global History: New Approaches and Challenges in Asian and European Studies', with the participation of Professors Patrick O´Brien (LSE) and Peer Vries (University of Vienna), Center of Global Studies, Department of History, School of Humanities, Tsinghua University.


Organizer of the Workshop with the leader of the project (prof. Nakajima Gakusho): "East Asian Maritime Trade during the 16th and 17th Centuries- by use of historical sources in European, Chinese and Japanese languages", Kyushu University -Tsinghua University, November, 2012.


Organizer of the Conference: "The Birth of a Global Society: Circulation of Human and Material Capital in Europe and Asia", Conference organized by the Department of History, Tsinghua University, Beijing, April 21, 2012.


Organizer of the conference: "Beyond boundaries and nations: global and trans-national approaches applied to socio-economic and cultural history in Western and Non-Western territories (from sixteenth to twentieth-century", University of California at Berkeley, 2008.


Organizer and coordinator of the permanent research group entitled "Family and Ruling Elite in the Kingdom of Murcia, Spain (15th-19th centuries)" held every year for undergraduate and graduate students, Universidad de Murcia (Spain), 2003/2009.


Scientific-committee member and one of the main organizers of "The International Conference for the History of Family and social organization in Europe and America (XVth-XXth centuries"), Murcia-Albacete (Spain), Universidad de Murcia (Spain), 2007.


PARTICIPATION IN RESEARCH PROJECTS


As Principal Investigator


Project Title: "Global Encounters between China and Europe: Trade Networks, Consumption and Cultural Exchanges in Macau and Marseille (1680-1840)", (ref. number: 679371 – GECEM), ERC (European Research Council)-Starting Grant, 2016-2021.


Project Title: "The Silk Road Belt and its Socio-Economic and Cultural Impacts in China and Mediterranean Europe" - 丝绸之路地带及其对中国和欧洲地中海地区的社会、经济以及文化影响, Ministry of Education of China-Renmin University of China, Beijing (China), 2015-2016.


Project Title: "Global Ports: The transformation of the big city ports of Macau and Marseille", Marie Curie Actions (International Institute for Asian Studies, Leiden University, Netherlands), 2013-2014.


As Research Member


Project Title: "Iberian Globalization: networks between Asia and Europe and changes on patterns of consumption in Latin America", MINECO (Ministry of Economy, Spain), led by prof. Bartolome Yun-Casalilla (University Pablo Olavide, Spain), 2015-2018.


Project Title: "Comprehensive Examination on East Asian Maritime History during the 16th and 17th Centuries- by use of historical sources in European, Chinese and Japanese languages", Japan Foundation for the Promotion of Science (JSPS), lead by Prof. Nakajima Gakusho (Kyushu University), 2010-2013.


科学研究費基盤研究(B)研究代表者;中島楽章(九州大学)「西欧・中国・日本史料による16・17世紀東アジア海域の総合的研究」2010年~2014年;研究協力者.


Project Title: Toward a 'Greater Divergence'?: 'Global Consumers' and Sino-European Trade Networks in Macau and Marseille (18th-19th Centuries), Department of History, Tsinghua University, 2012.


Project title: "Trans-National History: Trade Networks of Europe, Asia and America in a Comparative Perspective", European University Institute (Florence, Italy), 2006-2010.


Project title: "European Family and Social Networks in a Global and Comparative Perspective", Universidad de Murcia (Spain), 2010/2014.


Project title: "New Atlantic Commodities, Science, War, Economy and Consumption in the Spanish Ancien Regime.1492-1824", Universidad Pablo Olavide, Seville (Spain), 2009/2012.


Project title: "Society, Family and Social Groups. Networks and Strategies of Socio-Cultural Reproduction in Castile during the Ancien Regime", Universidad de Murcia (Spain), 2005/2009.


Project title: "Society and Family. Relation Networks and Social Reproduction Strategies in the Spanish Ancien Regime", Universidad de Murcia (Spain), 2002/2005.


PUBLICATIONS


Monographs


PEREZ GARCIA, M., 'Vicarious Consumers': Trans-National Meetings between the West and East in the Mediterranean World (1730-1808), Ashgate, London, 2013.


PEREZ GARCIA, M., Armas, limpieza de sangre y linaje. Reproducción social de familias poderosas de Murcia (siglos XVI-XIX) - Heraldry, Pure Blood and Lineage. Social Reproduction of Powerful Families from the Kingdom of Murcia (XVIth-XIXth centuries) - Academia Alfonso X el Sabio - Ayuntamiento de Murcia, Spain, 2007.


Edited Books


PEREZ GARCIA, M. and CUI SHOUJUN (eds.), China and Latin America in Transition: Economic Commitments & Policy Dynamics, Asia-Pacific, Palgrave-Macmillan, 2015.


PEREZ GARCIA, M. and BESTARD, J. (eds.), Familia, valores y reprentaciones - Family, Values and Social Representations - Seminario de Familia y Elite de Poder, Universidad de Murcia, Spain, 2010.


Articles in Peer-Reviewed Journals


"Global History vs. Eurocentrism: historiographical review, analysis on consumption and a comparative case study between China and Europe (1730-1808)", INVESTIGACIONES DE HISTORIA ECONOMICA - ECONOMIC HISTORY RESEARCH, vol. 12, n. 01, 2016.


"Spanish America Global Markets: the Trade of 'vicuña' Wool and 'grana' Cochineal in the XVIIIth Century", AMERICA LATINA EN LA HISTORIA ECONOMICA - LATIN AMERICA IN ECONOMIC HISTORY, vol. 22, n. 2, 2015.


迈向"大分流":中欧贸易网络和全球消费者在澳门和马赛(18-19世纪)- "Toward a 'Greater Divergence'?: Sino-European trade networks and 'global consumers' in Macau and Marseille (18th-19th Centuries)", 《海洋史研究》JOURNAL OF MARITIME HISTORY, January, 2015.


"From Eurocentrism to Sinocentrism: New Challenges in Global History", EUROPEAN JOURNAL OF SCIENTIFIC RESEARCH, Vol. 119, n. 3 (March), 2014.


"'Re-orientando' historias nacionales: los nuevos retos de la historia global en el mundo académico chino", JOURNAL OF LATIN AMERICAN STUDIES (Orientando), Issue August 2014, pp. 1-19.


""El pensamiento europeo sobre la revisión y moderación en los estatutos de limpieza de sangre a través de la razón de estado cristiana en tiempos de Felipe IV", BULLETIN FOR SPANISH AND PORTUGUESE HISTORICAL STUDIES, Vol. 38 (2013): Issue 1.


"Consumidores 'Vicarios': Transferencias e intercambios socio-económicos y culturales entre China y Occidente (s. XVIII)", CUADERNOS DE TRABAJO DEL CECHIMEX (UNAM), nº 3, 2013.


"New Technologies Applied to Family History. A Particular Case of Southern Europe (Eighteenth-Century)", JOURNAL OF FAMILY HISTORY, Volume 36, Issue 3, July 2011.


"Les échanges transnationaux et la circulation des nouveaux produits en Méditerranée occidentale au XVIIIe siècle", HISTOIRE, ECONOMIE ET SOCIETE, n. 1, 2011.


"Redes sociales y parentesco en la Castilla meridional: el sistema clientelar en el Reino de Murcia (ss. XVII-XVIII)", HISTORIA UNISINOS (Journal of the Brazilian University of Vale dos Rios), Vol. 14, n° 1, 2010.


"La conciencia de linaje a través de los símbolos heráldicos: el caso de familias del sur de Castilla (ss. XIII-XV)", MISECÉLANEA MEDIEVAL MURCIANA, nº. 113, 2005.


Articles in No Peer-Reviewed Journals


"Material Culture, Luxury and Fashion in Eighteenth-Century Europe: Criticisms of the New Style of Dress in Enlightenment Spain", DATATEXTIL, Nº 18, pp. 42-57, 2008.


"Estrategias, matrimonios y redes sociales: el caso de la familia Riquelme (s. XVIII)", MURGETANA, v. 113, 2005.


"Mayorazgo y poder en la ciudad de Baza: litigios de tenuta entre las familias Muñoz y Galiano (s. XVIII)", PÉNDULO. REVISTA MISCELANEA DE DIFUSION CULTURAL, Nº 6, 2005.


"Servicio a los Fajardo: Familia y vasallaje (ss-XIII-XV)", VELEZANA, nº 24, 2005.


"Promulgación de decretos en la huerta de Abanilla in 1530", NUSAYR, 2005.


"Tendencias Historiográficas: Origen y Consolidación de la Historia de la Familia", CARTAGENA HISTÓRICA, nº 9, 2004.


Book Chapters


"Unitary Players versus Global System: Towards a Sustainable Model of Consumption and Economic Growth in China and Latin America", in Perez Garcia, M. and Cui Shoujun (eds.), China and Latin America in Transition: Economic Commitments & Policy Dynamics, Asia- Pacific, Palgrave-Macmillan, 2015.


"Circulación de bienes en el Mediterráneo occidental a través de una perspectiva trans-nacional: el consumo de textiles a través de las relaciones comerciales entre Francia y España (1740-1756)", CHACON JIMENEZ, F. Y CARRASCO, C., Familia, recursos humanos y vida material, Universidad de Murcia, Spain, 2010.


"Costruzione di una identita nazionale attraverso il consumo: 'spagnolizzazione' del consumo durante l´Iluminismo", PROFETTI, M. (ed,) Giudizi e pregiudizi. Percezione dell'altro e stereotipi tra Europa e Mediterraneo, Università degli Studi di Firenze, 2009.


"Entre la corona de Castilla y la de Aragón: el mayorazgo entre los reinos de Valencia y de Murcia (ss. XVII-XVIII", Territorios distantes, comportamientos similares. Familia, redes y reproducción social en la monarquía hispana (ss. XIV-XIX), IRIGOYEN LOPEZ, A. y MOLINA PUCHE, S. (eds.), Seminario de Familia y Elite de Poder, Universidad de Murcia, Spain, 2009.


"Databases and Genealogical Programs Applied to the Late Modern History. A Particular Case of Southern Europe (XVIIIth century)", The International Committee for the History of Technology, Copenhagen, Denmark, 2007.


"Familia, poder y linaje. Conformación de bandos y surgimiento de luchas en torno a la oligarquía murciana (ss. XV-XVI)", Las Fronteras. Población y doblamiento, Universidad de Jaén, España, 2005.


"'Injuria, calumnia y sangre impura'. Banderías y parcialidades desde el Reino de Murcia a Frejenal de la Sierra: el caso de los Paz (ss. XVI-XVIII)", Historia Social: Las figuras del desorden. Heterodoxos proscritos y marginados, Madrid, España, 2005.


"Trayectoria social de un linaje murciano del siglo XVIII: los Riquelme", Asociación de Demografía Histórica, Universidad de Zaragoza, España, 2004.


"Familia y Mayorazgo. Vinculación de un linaje murciano al Reino de Granada: los Riquelme", Historia Campesinos, Nobles y Mercaderes: Huéscar y el Reino de Granada en los siglos XVI y XVII, Universidad de Granada, España, 2004.


"Servicios en la Frontera: el apogeo del linaje Riquelme (siglos XIII-XVI), Iglesias y Fronteras, Universidad de Jaén, España, 2004.


RECENT CONFERENCE PAPERS, COLLOQUIA, PUBLIC LECTURES, ETC.


"'Global Beverages' and Tea Commodity Chains: Consumption and Market Integration between China and Mediterranean Europe (XVIIIth century)", International Conference: Monsoon Asia, Spain and East Asia in Early Modern Era, Institute of Taiwan History, Academia Sinica, Taipei (Taiwan), 20-21 June 2016.


"Modern Economic Growth and Consumer Behaviour in China and Europe: the Humanities and the Great Divergence Debate",  ECHIC Annual Conference: "Humanities Now: Global Encounters", Aula Magna, University of Macerata, Macerata (Italy), 21-22 April 2016.


"Evolution of Sino-European International Relations from a political and economic perspective", International Conference on Human Rights, organizer : Faculty of Law and Social Sciences, University Rey Juan Carlos, Madrid (Spain), 16-17 March, 2016.


"Global encounters between China and Europe: consumption and cultural exchanges in Macau and Marseille (1680-1840)", Interuniversity Doctorate of Economics – Department of Applied Economics, Faculty of Economics, University of Murcia, Murcia (Spain), 18 February, 2016.


"New Methodologies on Global History", Faculty of Humanities, University Pablo Olavide of Seville, Seville (Spain), 27 January, 2016.


"Historia global vs. Eurocentrismo: análisis de consumo a través de caso de estudio comparativo entre China y Europa (1730-1808)", Lecture at the Faculty of Economics, Universidad Autonoma de Madrid, Madrid (Spain), January, 2016.


"European Research Council: Opening New Frontiers in Academic Research Between Europe and China", European Delegation in Beijing (China), 16 January, 2016.


Invited Discussant to the Round Table, "Major-Power Diplomacy With Chinese Characteristics", Carnegie-Tsinghua Center for Global Policy, Tsinghua University, Beijing (China), 27 November, 2015.


"Encompassing Comparisons and Global Conjunctures: Macau and the Manila-Acapulco Galleon (XVIIIth century)", The Global Impact of the Manila-Acapulco Galleon Trade : An International Conference Celebrating 450 Years of Urdaneta´s Voyage, Manila (Philippines), 14-15 November 2015.


"The End of Empires: Uncovering the 'unknown China'", Foreign Correspondants' Club of China, Beijing (China), 16 October, 2015.


"Local Networks and Global Spaces between China and Europe (XVIIIth century)", 第二届中国-墨西哥国际学术研讨会2nd International Colloquium of China-Mexico Studies, Beijing Foreign Studies University, Beijing (China), 14-16 September 2015.


"Global History in China: the Impact of the School of California, New Methods and Case Studies", 地点:西院综合楼347教室, 时间:2015年6月11日, 主办单位:中国海外汉学研究中心 - 世界亚洲研究信息中心, Beijing Foreign Studies University, Beijing (China).


"Redes Locales y Espacios Globales: Macao y el sudeste asiático como áreas de conexión con el galeón Manila-Acapulco durante el s. XVIII", Mestizajes and Globalization. Japan: Crossed Identitites. Past, Present and Future, Tokyo University of Foreign Studies, Tokyo (Japan), May 2015.


"The Impact of Global History in Chinese Academy", 1st Global History Network (GHN) Conference International Trade, Technological Changes and Economic Growth from the 16th to 20th Centuries, organizers: Global History Network in China - School of Humanities and Social Sciences, Beihang University, Beijing (China), April 10-14, 2015.


"Intertwined History(ies) of the Silk Route in the Early Globalization", 3rd International Culture Industries Conference on Silk Road Culture and Economy Exchange and Cooperation, Duanjiatan Campus, Lanzhou University of Finance & Economics, Lanzhou (China), October 9-14, 2014.


迈向"大分流":中欧贸易网络和全球消费者在澳门和马赛(18-19世纪)Toward a 'Greater Divergence'?: Sino-European Trade Networks and 'Global Consumers' in Macau and Marseille (18th-19th Centuries), "海上丝绸之路与明清时期广东海洋经济"学术研讨会,定于2014年9月24-26日在广东省中山市举行.


"Global History and Sinology: The Chinese Economy and its Connections with the West during the XVIIIth century", 4th World Conference on Sinology 'The Exchange of Learning between 'East' and 'West': 400 Years in Retrospect', Renmin University of China, September 5-7.


"Relaciones Internacionales entre China y Europa", Cechiver (Center of China Studies, Universidad Veracruzana, Mexico), August, 2014.


"Vicarious Consumers: Trans-national Meetings between the West and the East in the Mediterranean World (1730-1808)" and presentation of the "Global History Network in China", Inter-institutional Seminar of Economic History (Colegio de Mexico-UNAM-Instituto Mora), August 25, 2014.


"The Manila-Acapulco Galeon in the Global Trade", Instituto Tecnologico de Monterrey Campus Cuernavaca, Mexico, August 19, 2014.


"Trans-national and Economic Relations between Europe and China", Instituto Tecnologico de Monterrey Campus Cuernavaca, Mexico, August 18, 2014.


"Local Networks and Global Spaces: Macau and South-East Asia connecting to the Manila-Acapulco Galleon during the XVIIIth century", IV Congreso Latinoamericano de Historia Económica Universidad de Bogotá Jorge Tadeo Lozano, Bogotá (Colombia), July 23-25, 2014.


"Global Studies and Sino-European International Relations", The Future of World and Global History International Workshop, Global History and Culture Centre University of Warwick (England), 22-23 May 2014.


"From Eurocentrism to Sinocentrism: the New Challenges in Global History", Tsinghua-Groningen Symposium "On Misunderstandings in China-EU Relations", Organizer: Tsinghua-Groningen Research Cooperation on China-EU Relations, October 26, 2013.


"La Historia Global para el estudio de las redes comerciales y presencia europea en el sudeste asiático (s. XVIII)", Colegio de Mexico-Instituto Mora, 5 de febrero de 2013, Facultad de Economía de la UNAM.


"The Modern Lab of the Historian: The Design of Databases in Historical Studies", International symposium "International trade and disputes in maritime East Asia from the 16th to the 19th centuries," Tokyo University in January 12, 2013.


"Commercial Networks and Slavery in 16th-Century Macau", The Macau Ricci Institute (MRI), Macau, September 19, 2012.


"When the 'Dragon' Started to Roar: Consumption of Chinese Goods in Europe and the Expansion of Asian Trade (XVIIIth-XIXth Centuries)", The Birth of a Global Society: Circulation of Human and Material Capital in Europe and Asia, Conference organized by the Department of History, Tsinghua University, Beijing, April 21, 2012.


"Consumer Behaviour and Trans-National Exchanges in the Mediterranean Market: Towards a Shift on European Tastes Prompted by the Presence of Asiatic Goods (1730/1808)", Co-organizers: Institute of Economics, Tsinghua University; Frontier Research in Economic and Social History (FRESH) Meeting, Beijing, December 18, 2011.


"Purchasing Power and Consumer Choices: Testing the 'Industrious Revolution' in Southern Spain (1730-1808)", 41st Annual Meeting, Association for Spanish and Portuguese Historical Studies, April 15-18, 2010, Ottawa, Canada.


"Le révisionnisme des statuts de pureté de sang a travers de la ' Ragione di Stato' chrétien à l´époque de Philip IV", La "pureté de sang " en Espagne. Du lignage à la race. Les préjugés de sang et ses controverses à l'Époque Moderne, Conference organized by CLEA (University Paris-Sorbonne) and ETOILL (University Paul Valéry Montpellier 3), from 13 to 16 January, 2010.


"Trans-Atlantic and European Social Networks in a Comparative Perspective, 16th-19th Centuries", invited lecture, European University Institute, 2010.


"The Material Culture through the Demand and Supply Side: the Analysis of Spanish Dowries and Probate Inventories and Trade Records of 'La Chambre de Commerce de Marseille (18th-Century)", invited lecture, European University Institute, 2009.


"Comercio y transferencias culturales en Europea a través del movimiento procedentes del mercado de Levante", Procesos de movilidad social en la España Moderna. Elites, redes y monarquía, Conferencia organizada por la Universidad del País Vasco, Seminario de Familia y Elite de la Universidad de Murcia y el Master sobre Europa y Mundo Atlántico, 17-19 Septiembre 2009, Vitoria, Spain.


"Fashion and Trans-cultural Trends in the Enlightenment Spain", invited lecture, Department of History, University of California at Berkeley, 2008.


"Material Culture, Consumption and Diffusion of Foreign Goods. Western and Non-Western Areas in a Trans-National Perspective (1730-1808)", invited lecture, Faculty of Economics, University of California at Berkeley, 2008.


"The 'majismo' versus 'petimetre' as Trans-National Phenomenon: Creating a National Identity during the Spanish Enlightenment", invited lecture, Institute of European Studies of the University of California at Berkeley, 2008.


"Trans-National Exchanges and Circulation of New Goods in Mediterranean Market (XVIIIth Century)", Social Science History Association 2008 Conference, 23 Oct 2008 -26 Oct 2008, Miami, Florida.


"Beyond Boundaries and Nations: Global and Trans-National Approaches Applied to Socio-Economic and Cultural History in Western and Non-Western Territories (from Sixteenth to Twentieth-Century", Conference on Global History, Department of History, University of California at Berkeley, 20 November, 2008.


"The History of Consumption: Transferences, Adoptions and Rejections", invited lecture, European University Institute, 2008.


"Trans-National History of Material Culture: Western and Non-Western Areas in a Comparative Perspective", invited lecture, European University Institute, 2008.


"Family, Material Culture and Social Groups: Consumption in Southern Castile in a Comparative Perspective (1740-1760)", seminar organized by Professor B. Yun-Casalilla and José María Aguilera (Max Weber Fellow), in participation with Giovanni Levi (Università di Ca` Foscari, Venezia), European University Institute, 2007.


"Databases and Genealogical Programs Applied to Late Modern History. A Particular Case of Southern Europe (XVIIIth century)", The International Committee for the History of Technology's 34th Symposium in Copenhagen, Denmark, 14-19 August 2007.


"Análisis de la circulación de bienes en el Mediterráneo a través de una perspectiva trans-nacional: consumo de bienes textiles asiáticos en el sur de España y Francia (s. XVIII)", Congreso Internacional para el Estudio de la Familia y Organización Social en Europa y América (ss. XV-XX), Murcia-Albacete (Spain), 12-14 Diciembre 2007.


"Modelos matrimoniales en la Europa Occidental (ss. XVIII-XIX)", VIII Congreso: Asociación de Historia Demográfica, Mahon (Menorca), Spain, 31 Mayo-1,2 June 2007.


"Interdisciplinary Approaches to Early Modern European and Atlantic History", organised by Professor Heinz-Gerhard Haupt and Bartolome Yun-Casalilla, with the participation of Professors Maxime Berg (University of Warwick), Beverly Lemire (University of Victoria, Canada), European University Institute, 2006.


"Redes socials y estrategias familiars en la España Imperial (s. XVIII)",IX Congreso: Asociación Española de Historia Moderna, Universidad de Málaga, Spain, 7-9 Junio 2006.


"Social Networks in the Spanish Monarchy (XVIIth –XVIIIth centuries)", XXV Encontro da Assoçiaçao Portuguesa de História Económica e Social, Universidade de Évora, Portugal, 18 and 19 November 2005.


"Bienes familiares. Mayorazgo en la Europa Meridional", "Métodos, técnicas y 'grandes familias'", Congreso Internacional, Universidad de Murcia, Spain, 2005.


"Usos metodológicos y analisis de redes socials en el discurso historico" en Seminario de Familia y Élite de Poder (ss. XV-XIX, 11-12 Mayo, 2005, Universidad de Murcia, Spain.


"Familia, poder y linaje. Luchas entre grupos sociales en la monarquía hispánica (ss. XV-XVI)",VI Congreso Internacional. Fronteras, población y asentamiento, Jaén, Spain, 11-12 Noviembre, 2005.


" 'Injuria, calumnia y sangre impura'. Historias cruzadas en la España Imperial a través de la Inquisión y grupos de poder: casos de familias españolas y portuguesas (ss. XVI-XVIII)", V Congreso: Historia Social: Las figuras del desorden. Ciudad Real, Spain, 10-11 Noviembre 2005.


"Trayectoria social y comportamiento demográfico a través del estudio de familias del sur de Castilla (s. XVIII)",VII Congreso: Asociación de Historia Demográfica, Granada, Spain, 1-3 Abril 2004.


"Movimiento trans-regional de la población como elemento de poder socio-económico: ascenso social de grupos familiares (ss. XIII-XVI)", Congreso Internacional: Iglesias y Fronteras, Jaén, Spain, 19-20 Noviembre, 2004.


"Familia y Mayorazgo. Estrategias económicas a través de la posesión de tierra en el sur de Castilla (s. XVIII)", Congreso Internacional: Campesinos, Nobles y Mercaderes. Granada, Spain, 8-9 Octubre 2004.