Syria: Visions for Tomorrow

Date: 
Thursday, November 29, 2012
Location: 
Royal Ontario Museum, Toronto, ON

Time: 6:00 - 10:00 p.m.

Join us for a panel discussion with experts on Syria to discuss the future of the country and how we can play a role in shaping it.

The panel will feature Afra Jalabi, a Syrian-Canadian activist and a member of the opposition Syrian National Council; Dr. Paul Kingston, an Associate Professor of political science at the University of Toronto specializing in the Middle East; Hind Kabawat, a Syrian Toronto-based attorney who is member of the World Prevention Committee in the World Economic Forum; and Stephen Starr, a freelance journalist who has spent the last five years in Syria and has recently published a book about the revolt entitled "Revolt in Syria: Eye-Witness to the Uprising".

The panel discussion will take place from 7 p.m. to 10 p.m., including an extended discussion period where you can interact with the speakers. Guests are also invited to attend a pre-talk art exhibit of Syrian-Canadian artist Nermin Moufti's work starting at 6 p.m., where she will be available to discuss her work.

Visit www.visionsforsyria.com for more information, including a detailed schedule of the evening, and to reserve your seat.

About the Organizers

This event is organized by a group of Syrian-Canadian activists who are passionate about the future of their country and would like to bring Syrians and Canadians alike who are interested in future possibilities in a free and democratic Syria.

For more information, please email syria.visions@gmail.com.