Their coursework completed, the top 15 students of each class have presented their business plan to an independent panel in Kabul and Kigali and were chosen out of the entire class to represent PEACE THROUGH BUSINESS® as leaders from their communities. They have officially been invited to Leadership Development in the USA and will soon visit their U.S. Consulate to appy for a visa to visit us in July. Press the button below to view-at-a-glance the July 2018 calendar of events to take place in the Dallas metro and beyond.
July 20, 2018: Leadership Development Summit
8:00 AM – 4:00 PM
AT&T University Las Colinas campus 6301 Colwell Blvd, Irving, TX 75039 in the auditorium
A day of workshops and presentations for every business executive and entrepreneur. The day will kick off with keynote speaker, Shelly Slater, a multi-Emmy Award winning journalist. After 10 years on the anchor desk at WFAA, Shelly now runs her own company to help corporations win business and trust by delivering a message that sticks.
July 24, 2018: Sister Cities OKC Benefit for PEACE THROUGH BUSINESS®
6:00 PM – 8:30 PM
Petroleum Club OKC 100 N Broadway Ave 34th floor, Oklahoma City, OK 73102
This Sister Cities OKC hosted dinner event highlights mentors from the Oklahoma City area and their matched students from Afghanistan and Rwanda. Hear their inspiring stories and find out why mentors say they learn as much from their mentee as they teach during the PEACE THROUGH BUSINESS® mentorship experience. Join us in this celebration of women worldwide. Shop for native handicrafts and fashions. Meet these inspiring women yourself. Includes three-course dinner, 2 drink tickets during the reception, red and white wine at the table, and the presentation. All other proceeds benefit the education of women entrepreneurs around the globe.
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July 27, 2018: PEACE THROUGH BUSINESS® Leadership Development Graduation Gala
6:00 PM – 8:30 PM
La Cima Club Las Colinas 5215 N O’Connor Blvd 26th floor, Irving, Texas 75039
This three-course dinner event held at the exclusive ClubCorp business center high above Las Colinas features PEACE THROUGH BUSINESS® 2018 graduates attired in their tribe’s traditional costume as they receive accreditation for completing Leadership Development. Emcee Jennifer Gamboa, AT&T will welcome guests that include Ambassador Mohib of Afghanistan, the Minister of Gender from Rwanda, leadership from presidential sponsors AT&T, Bank of America, and others. Designated representatives from the class of 2018 will share their stories of challenges and opportunities while publisher Monica Smiley awards the Enterprising Women of the Year Award to one Afghan and one Rwandan entrepreneur. Includes reception appetizers and dinner. All other proceeds benefit the education of women entrepreneurs around the globe.
For preferred rates on hotels near AT&T University Las Colinas campus, take a look at this flyer.
We look forward to seeing you in July!