Carleton’s Canada-India Centre Hosts Sikhism Symposium

Carleton University’s Canada-India Centre will be hosting a symposium with leading scholars, business executives and public figures to help Canadians better understand Sikhism. The event will highlight how Sikhism echoes Prime Minister Justin Trudeau’s positive vision of a diverse Canada and how Sikhs have made tremendous contributions to businesses, academia and culture globally.

When: Nov. 27, 2017 at 9:30 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Where: Carleton University, Richcraft Hall, 2nd Floor Atrium.
Info: The event is free. You can register here

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Media are invited to attend.  

Who: Speakers include:

  • India High Commissioner Vikas Swarup
  • Manjit Singh, president, Delhi Sikh Gurdwara Management Committee and Communities
  • Baljit Singh Chadha, Balcorp Inc
  • Barj Dhahan, Sandhurst Group
  • Baltej Singh Dhillon, RCMP
  • Suneet Tuli, CEO, Datawind
  • Anne Murphy, University of British Columbia
  • Doris Jakobsh, University of Waterloo
  • Jaswinder Singh, Khalsa College, Delhi University
  • Nikky-Guninder Kaur Singh, Colby College
  • Satwinder Bains, University of Fraser Valley
  • Gurcharan Singh, Carleton University

Media Contact
Steven Reid
Media Relations Officer
Carleton University
613-520-2600, ext. 8718

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