Entrepreneurship, Leadership and Social Responsibility with Murad Al-Katib

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Entrepreneurship, Leadership and Social Responsibility with Murad Al-Katib

26-Mar-2018 Don’t miss this opportunity to hear from one of the world’s top entrepreneurial minds. Saskatchewan’s own Murad Al-Katib, President and CEO of AGT Food and Ingredients Inc., will tell his entrepreneurial story of taking a startup business from the basement of his house to be a global leader in agri-food, helping to revolutionize sustainable agriculture in Canada along the way. Learn more about the communication challenges and opportunities Murad faced and how he used an effective strategy to communicate his story to a wide group of stakeholders as well as share his entrepreneurial wisdom to inspire the next generation of leaders and entrepreneurs.

Book your seat today! Seating is limited. About Murad Murad Al-Katib is President, CEO and board member of AGT Food and Ingredients Inc. A strategic business and financial thinker in an international agri-food commodity trading business, Murad founded AGT Foods in 2001, building a Canadian start-up into a global billion dollar value-added pulses, staple foods and ingredients company. Murad serves as Chair of the Government of Canada National Agri-Food Strategy Roundtable, on the Asia Pacific Foundation of Canada Board, and as the Economic Development Regina Board Chair. Past boards include CSCA, Pulse Canada, and a number of Canadian Government advisory boards and panels. Murad has received a number of prestigious awards including the 2017 Saskatchewan Order of Merit, the Senate 150th Anniversary Medal in 2018, an Honourary Degree from the University of Regina, the 2017 “Oslo Business of Peace” Honouree, 2017 EY “World Entrepreneur of the Year,” 2016 UN Association of Canada “Global Citizen Laureate,” PROFITGuide Magazine’s “30 Most Fabulous Entrepreneurs of the Past 30 Years” list, the Globe and Mail “Canada’s Top 40 Under 40,” and the Western Producers “44 Innovators Who Shaped Prairie Agriculture.”

IABC/Regina and the Dare the Lead Conference Committee are pleased to offer this special luncheon keynote as the premiere kickoff event to the IABC Dare to Lead Conference hosted in Regina, May 25 to 27, 2018. In addition to joining us for this spectacular speaker presentation, you can also become a Conference Crasher and attend the Dare to Lead Conference on Saturday, May 26. Enjoy professional development sessions from local and international speakers on current topics and trends while taking advantage of the networking opportunities. Learn more about the Dare to Lead Conference at www.iabcregina.ca/D2L2018.