…As Ajibola Urges Members To Register For Event
The foremost Medger Evers College of the City University, New York City (CUNY) has unveiled the registration link for the 2022 Journalists International Forum for Migration (JIFORM) summit slated for its centre at Brooklyn between November 2-4, 2022.
The unveiling was disclosed in a statement signed by the President of the JIFORM, Dr. Ajibola Abayomi and made available to journalists today.
Ajibola directed members of the organisation to register without hesitation.
He further urged participants whether in person or virtual to register at: https://lnkd.in/eVArp2te
“We hereby direct all the JIFORM members across the globe and other participants to please register for participation accordingly. This conference will be in a hybrid format where participants may attend live at Medgar Evers College/CUNY, Brooklyn, NY 11225 or hybrid. In-person attendees must be fully vaccinated, per CUNY policy,” he said.
He informed that speakers at the summit with the theme, ‘Appraising Human Mobility and Security: Prospects and the New Challenges Of Labour Migration Post Pandemic Era’ are drawn from several continents.
He listed the speakers to include Dr. Antionette Coleman (Senior VP & Provost of MEC), Dr. Jo-Ann Rolle, Dean, the School of Business/CUNY Professor Byron Price, Her Excellency, Dr. Princess Asie Kabuki Ocansey Minister of Labour and Social Security, Dr. Alpha Timbo | Dr. Nathifa Forde, the Deputy Executive Director with the NYC Young Men’s Initiative (YMI), William Gois, the Director Asia Migration Forum, Velaze Mabele, Ms. Vergil Ratliff and Phelisa Nkonmo.
Others according to the JIFORM President are: Hon Gerry Weiner, former Minister of Citizenship Immigration, who will deliver a key note address on, ‘Canada Immigration and Impact on Global Economy: The Benefits and Advantage of Second Passport/Visa Necessities’.
Also to speak at the event are: Wale Idris Ajibade, Dr. Fadhel Kaboub, Dr. Kimberly Whitehead, Senior Vice President for Strategy and Chief of Staff at MEC, Professor Patrick Lumumba from Kenya, Ms. Philomena Gnanapragasam, the Director Asia-Pacific Institute for Broadcasting Development (AIBD) , Folorunsho A. Solomon.
The Dinner Gala & Awards Programme, he said that would be boosted by Prof. Wallace Ford.