Great networking opportunity , connecting the youth of various backgrounds, schools, Masajid, and neighborhoods.
Breakfast sponsored by Masjid As-Siddiq. Attendees network with their peers while nourishing their minds and body.
Welcome to the inaugural Muslim Youth Conference.
Failing Successfully - Farial Bacchus
Dealing with speed bumps on the journey to success.
We're at Crossroads - Salmah Salla Naiem Gaffar, Jameel Singh, Farhana Ghanie
American Muslim youth face cultural, national, and religious challenges that can lead to many questions about their faith, forefathers, and freedoms. This interactive panel discussion explores the challenges identified by youth today and how they dealt with them.
Introduction into Emerging & Future Technologies - Faizal Baksh
Almost every aspect of life today is being impacted by emerging technologies and more so the breathtaking speed at which they are evolving. Today's presentation is intended to provide a glimpse into the key emerging technologies, how we as individuals, professionals, technicians, practitioners educators and workers must swiftly pivot, adopt technologies, and how they are beginning to impact us.
Today's Leader - Sarfraz Khan
Leadership qualities and skills in today’s fast pace professional environment.
IM WISE - A self-defense workshop teaching women, of any age, basic self-defense techniques such as hand grabs, pressure points, and hijab grabs. Learning self-defense is incredibly important for Muslim women as hate crimes have risen at an alarming rate against Muslim women. Self-defense not only allows them to protect themselves against physical assaults, but also empowers Muslim women.
Mariam Bacchus, Nafieza Haniff, & Rezwan Rafeek
Landing your next job, or first job, is not easy. Attending this workshop will help you with the insights to secure and prepare for an interview, excelling in the interview process, and being a productive and valuable employee.
Professionals in health, education, legal, engineering, finance, and more.
Wondering what it's like to be an engineer or doctor or IT professional. Here’s your chance to ask the questions you always wanted to but never had the opportunity to ask.
Worship Through Serving Others - Areefah Saheb
The first essential duty of a Muslim is to worship Allah and secondly, to be a virtuous member of society who will bring benefit unto others. In this session, the speaker will highlight the importance of social work in Islam, the benefits in pursuing this field, the areas of study and how to further attain a career in social work.
Sabrina Hussain, Filisa Mohabir, Fariah Haniff, Huzagary Usman, Ahmed Mirgani, Hajar Zaid
Do the benefits outweigh the costs of helping refugees?
Political Engagement - Richard David
As citizens the need for political engagement is as important now as it's ever been. Our youth have an opportunity to ensure their voices, opinions, and needs are heard. Let's get engaged.
Now or Never - Saiyad Ali
Today’s society has been afflicted with the illness of procrastination. We know that it affects our assignments, but it has a negative impact on our life choices as well. Can we take a stand today to prevent it disrupting our tomorrow?
Guest Speaker - One World, International Affairs
Dr Sarah Sayeed - YES WE CAN: Changing the Social Standards
Preacher Moss - Entertainment Smile :)