Some items from the programme above will be brought forward to June 18, 2020.
The Joy Spot Motivational Talk scheduled for June 18, 2020 will be delivered next Thursday @ 2:10 PM
TORONTO, Canada – Simon Anholt of The Good Country Index will be the guest speaker at the “Outride: COVID 19 Business Threat Seminar” which will be held today, June 18, 2020 at 2:00 pm.
Mr. Anholt will address the topic “Doing Good, Doing Well: The Secret of National Image”.
The how and key ingredients for building national brands that attract wealth and drives sustainable development is the focus of the session. Business leaders, community service organizations, representatives of government departments, stakeholders in the tourism and hospitality sector with an interest in national brands, brand reputation, and how to strengthen and leverage them for boosting post COVID 19 economic recovery are invited to attend.
Members of the Caribbean diaspora with plans to leverage their national brands for profit and purpose will benefit from the knowledge and insights to be shared.
“Simon Anholt is one of the most influential and respected advisors to the leaders of countries seeking to enhance their competitiveness in the global marketplace.”, says the Economist. He is the founder and publisher of The Good Country Index. Mr. Anholt has advised governments of 56 nations to help them to improve their economic, political and cultural engagements with the international community, and by raising their profiles, to enhance their trade, tourism, diplomatic and cultural relations, talent and investment attraction.
Place Branding and Public Diplomacy, Competitive Identity: the New Brand Management for Nations, Cities and Regions, (Palgrave Macmillan 2007); and Places: Image, Identity and Reputation (Palgrave Macmillan 2010) are among the books he has authored.
Other speakers at the seminar will be Theo Chambers of CaribAcademy, Andrew Sharpe of Authentic Caribbean Foundation, Dr. Karren Dunkley, Representative of Jamaica Diaspora Northeast, USA, and Meegan Scott of Magate Wildhorse Consulting.
The event is the 10th in the series hosted by Magate Wildhorse Consulting and The Community of Practice for Caribbean Immigrant Entrepreneurs. Today’s event partner is the Jamaica Diaspora Northeast USA. The month of June is being celebrated as Caribbean-American Heritage Month, while the week of June 14-20 is also being celebrated as Jamaica Diaspora Week 2020.
There is no charge for participating in the event.
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“Embracing risk for driving vision and growth”.
Join us for this diaspora business and non-profit leaders’ event.
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Up to 1000 places reserved for entrepreneurs from mainstream majority groups [Entrepreneurs with no Caribbean roots, Africans in Africa, all ethnicities, speaks and understand English]
Thursday, April 16, 2020 | 2:00 PM Eastern
Registration fee: Free
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Mark Brown Jamaica’s World Champion of Public Speaking, International Keynoter
Professor Amit Kapoor President & CEO of India Council on Competitiveness, Honorary Chairman at Institute for Competitiveness.
Victor Tembo Head of Procurement, Green Climate Fund
Meegan Scott Owner and Strategic Management Consultant at Managing Director of Magate Wildhorse Consulting, Founder of The Community of Practice for Caribbean Immigrant Entrepreneurs
Networking Session Orville Patrick with Music by Big 7 Promotions Bring your water or champagne in your glasses and your snack of choice. No eating of your snack before the time we remember this happening to some in 2018,
Moderator and convener: Meegan Scott
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Event features: Motivational talk, panel discussion, COVID 19 business community experiences (open mic―diaspora and in Caribbean segment), Elevator pitches (The first 20 registered to per series), one-on-one global matchmaking sessions, mainstream and diaspora entrepreneurs networking session
Series focus: April 16, 2020 Series 1: Risk Intelligence
Motivational Talk for COVID 19, with Mark Brown, World Public Speaking Champion
Risk Intellgience for Outriding COVID 19, focus on Business Models, Supply Change, Customers, the raise of Authoritarian States, Future Growth, Capital, Humanity and Nature, with Professor Amit Kapoor, Institute of Competitiveness India
April 23, 2020 Series 2: Strategy planning for Outriding COVID 19
COVID 19 Risk Intelligence: Are Your Legal Rights Protected in This Time of Uncertainty?
April 30, 2020 Series 3: Customer Service, Value & Sales
Featured session Boosting Sales & Marketing with Social Marketing
May 7, 2020 Series 4: Nonprofit Governance and Response
May 14, 2020 Series 5: Diaspora Supply Chain― Who’s Who
May 21, 2020
May 28, 2020
June 4, 2020
June 11, 2020
Delivered June 12, 2020
June 18, 2020
Outride : COVID 19 Business Threat Seminar Series Extra
July 16, 2020
Email magate.wildhorse (at)gmail.com to be among the first to receive the link.
Procurement officers and buyers in search of COVID 19 and other supplies are welcome to participate.
Outride: COVID 19 Business Threat Seminar is a global disapora entrepreneurs affair! Leaders of mainstream businesses with an interest in doing business with diaspora entrepreneurs are welcome to register for the match making and networking sessions.
Brought to you by Magate Wildhorse Consulting, 10 Times and The Community of Practise for Caribbean Immigrant Entrepreneurs (Home of BIDEM Conference & Trade Show)
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