Thursday 21.7 at 6pm: Talk by Mohamed El-Fatatry, Founder & CEO, of Muxlim Inc.

Dear friend of Arkadia, You are invited to a talk by Mohamed El-Fatatry, Founder & CEO, of Muxlim Inc., on Thursday 21.7 at 6pm. Mohamed has kindly accepted talk of his extraordinary life and remarkable success. http://muxlim.com/ Internationalization Award of the President of Finland: The discussion will be in English. Welcome! Warm regards, Ian www.arkadiabookshop.fiEntrance is free and green tea will be offered. A donation of €2 (or more!) to fund the event is suggested and would be most welcome. Muxlim.com Mohamed El-Fatatry, Founder & CEO, Muxlim Inc is the world’s top evangelist for the $2 trillion global Muslim consumer market. Visionary entrepreneur and motivational speaker with a background in Media, Technology and Business. One of the world’s “500 Most Influential Muslims” and “Leaders of Tomorrow”. At 16, Mohamed became the youngest higher-education instructor in the history of the United Arab Emirates by creating and teaching the web development course at the Emirates Institute of Technology. By 21, he founded Muxlim Inc., the world’s largest Muslim lifestyle network reaching tens of millions of people in 190 countries. During his work at Muxlim, he became the first immigrant to receive the President of Finland’s Internationalization award in its 45 year history. The award has never been awarded to a startup before and has been won by Nokia 10 years earlier. Coming from a Computer Science background, he has been named the “Egyptian Technology Figure of the Year” and is currently a columnist with Tekniikka & Talous. Mohamed was among 200 business leaders recognized by President Obama at his “Presidential Summit on Entrepreneurship” and was named by Georgetown University and the Royal Islamic Strategic Studies Center among the world’s “500 Most Influential Muslims” two years in a row. Recently, Mohamed became the youngest Business leader named among Chief Executive Magazine’s “Leaders of Tomorrow”. Mohamed studied Computer Science at the American University of Sharjah, UAE and Media Technology at Metropolia University of Applied Science in Helsinki, Finland. He is a regular speaker at events and conferences such as the Global Islamic Branding & Marketing Forum (UK), New Media Event (UAE), SIME (Sweden), Live! From the New York Public Library (US), TechCrunch (Europe), Multi-Cultural Communication (UK), Brand & Communications Summit (Saudi Arabia) and the American Muslim Consumer Conference US), as well as an expert contributor to TIME, Al-Jazeera English, New Media Age, United Nations, Nobel Peace Forum, Wilton Park, Eva, among others. Mohamed has co-authored a book titled “Islamic Marketing Handbook”, and is currently writing the autobiography of the first 25 years of his life. For more information: Muxlim receives the Internationalization Award of the President of Finland: Muxlim CEO named among the world’s “500 Most Influential Muslims” by The Royal Islamic Strategic Studies Center & Georgetown University:http://www.rissc.jo/muslim500v-1L.pdf TechCrunch interviews Muxlim CEO: TIME magazine interviews Muxlim CEO: http://www.time.com/time/magazine/article/0,9171,1898247-2,00.html Connecting the Muslim world from Finland, Official Website of the Finnish Ministry of Foreign Affairs: http://finland.fi/Public/default.aspx?contentid=162975Advisory