7th APRIL 2015 - Vol.XXXVIII No.018
Local News

500 ready for 'war of words'

More than 500 Toastmasters from 24 clubs around Bahrain will take part in the Bahrain Toastmasters Annual Conference - Division K.

It is being held on Friday at the Bahrain Society of Engineers, Juffair.

It will feature competitions in evaluation, humorous, table topics and international speech.

A total of 20 participants, who are all reigning champions from their own clubs, will battle it out to become BTAC-K Champion in each of the four categories. Winners will go forward to compete in the District Toastmasters Annual Conference in Kuwait next month.

This year's conference will also include for the first time a panel discussion involving some of Bahrain's most distinguished industry leaders, said organisers.

They include Tamkeen chief executive officer Abdullelah Al Qassimi, Eastern Industrial and Oilfields Holding Company chairman Hussain Tadayon and Bahrain Institute of Banking and Finance's academic and executive centre head Mohammed Alkhozai among others.

The discussions are entitled Communication and Leadership towards Bahrain's Economic Vision 2030.

Pre-registration is required for the event.

Contact Division-K Governor Alex Ginete on 36705956, event chairman PB Dinesh on 39117907 or Public Relations Committee head Ayla Ginete-De Leon on 39240998 for further details.

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