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The Iranian Canadian Congress is delighted to be presenting the second of its Community Roundtable Sessions on Sunday, December 10th 2017, at Room 3 of the North York Civic Center.
Session 2: How could we, Iranian Canadians, uphold our interests within the greater society?
This event will be broken down to three parts:
1. Experts Panel
2. Community/Members Panel
3. Question & Answer
Part 1 (~30 - 45 min): one or few experts and professionals will be invited as panellists to speak in regards to the topic of the session. The time allocated for this part will be divided equally between the panellists.
Part 2 (~70min): Five to Seven interested community members will be given 10 minutes each to provide their comments, questions, or concerns with respect to the topic of the session. At the end, 10 minutes will be reserved and divided between the speakers equally to share their closing remarks or comments with respect to fellow speakers' comments.
** Speakers in part two of the session are required to submit a summary (max 200 words) via the following online form to the session's facilitator: https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSd1R99c9cGZFKiHjGcqLwrr0a8-eURrJ5zATGQMpkvAKlDUfg/viewform?usp=sf_link
The facilitator will make sure the comments are diverse, on topic, and bounded in time limitations of the session. Presentations can be in Farsi or English. There is also an option of sending the whole video of the presentation if you live outside Toronto.
You could send your questions about the format to speak as a panelist to firstname.lastname@example.org or the facilitators.
The Public Relations Department of the Iranian Canadian Congress will publish a complete version of the videos within one week after the session and publish it on the Youtube channel of the ICC. Should individuals attending wish not to be recorded, they can inform us via email: email@example.com prior to the event, or at any time during the event.
Feb 2nd, 2018
We are very excited to announce our 2nd annual Simorgh Gala in an effort to foster a greater unity and to promote a collective sense of community. Together in our second annual Simorgh Gala we will celebrate the contributions of Iranian-Canadians to Canada’s multicultural society and recognize the hard work and dedication of our community leaders, the movers, and shakers; those who have passionately worked for many years to improve the lives of their fellow community members and helped to enrich the quality of life and culture of the community at large.
Join us for Simorgh Gala 2018 to celebrate our community’s achievements and thank those who have dedicated their lives to the betterment of our community.
Date: Friday February 2nd, 2018
Venue: Chateau le parc, 1745 Langstaff Rd. Concord, ON L4K 2H2
Reception starts at 6:30PM. Official program starts at 8PM.
Special Show By Max Amini
Live performance by Delnavaz Ensemble
Hor d'oeuvres & Premium Open Bar + A superb 4 course dinner + Gourmet late night food station.
Formal dress code in effect.
Dinner Menu for Simorgh 2018
Organic Arugula, Frisée, Radicchio, Shaved Watermelon Radish, Almond Slices, Maple Mustard Vinaigrette Garnish with Shaved Parmigiano
Casarecce with Portobello mushroom, sweet pea rose sauce
(Served with freshly grated Parmigiano Reggiano and house made hot pepper oil)
6oz AAA Chateau Briand with a Port Demi Glaze with Chicken supreme
Served with Roasted Garlic Rapini, Red & Yellow Peppers & Smashed Nu Red Potatoes
Molten Lava Cake with Vanilla Ice Cream
Gourmet late night food station from 11PM
Premium Open Bar through the night | Hor d'oeuvres during cocktail reception
Highlights from Last Year's Gala
Last Year's Program Booklet
Check out the list of dignitaries, award recipients, performers and sponsors from last year in the beautiful program booklet we provided to all the attendees.
The prestigious Simorgh Gala offers a great opportunity to successful businesses aiming to expand their network in the Iranian-Canadian community and raise awareness about their brand among successful leaders, business owners and young professionals. Sponsorship opportunities at the Simorgh Gala are limited and every sponsorship offer is reviewed carefully by the organizing team to ensure about the quality of the presentations.
For more information about sponsorship packages for Simorgh Gala 2018 please contact firstname.lastname@example.org
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