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Workshop 2 featuring Tamilla Ghodsi
Wednesday, May 29, 2013 from 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM (EDT)
235 East 42nd Street New York, NY 10017
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PAAIA NexGen New York is pleased to announce the second meeting of our Leadership and Professional Development Forum (LPDF), a series of 2 hour workshops aimed at empowering the next generation of Iranian Americans with valuable leadership skills and professional competencies. The program consists of 10 sessions that will be scheduled on the last Wednesday evening of each month. Our executive speakers will focus on topics critical to the professional development of our members and share insightful career experiences that led to their success. Attendees will have the opportunity to meet with a dynamic and talented group of Iranian Americans committed to leadership, community building, and personal and professional growth.
Part 1: Speaker Program
- Thought of the Day
- Leadership Vignettes
- Keynote Speech (Tamilla Ghodsi)
Part 2: Leadership Program (Pejman Azarmina)
- Brain Warm-up
- Personal Vision
- Strategic Planning
Tamilla Ghodsi is a Managing Director at Goldman Sachs & Co. in New York. Prior to joining Goldman Sachs in 1997, Tamilla practiced tax law at White & Case in New York from 1994 to 1997. She earned a BA, with honors, in Economics and International Studies from Northwestern University in 1991. She received her JD, cum laude, in 1994 from the University of Michigan Law School, and an LL.M. in Taxation from the New York University School of Law in 1997. At the University of Michigan Law School, Tamilla served as editor-in-chief of the Michigan Journal of International Law from 1993 to 1994 and authored the article Tying a Slipknot: Temporary Marriages in Iran, 15 Mich. J. Int'l L. 625 (1994).
Workshop Presenter's Bio
Dr. Pejman Azarmina is a Medical Director at Pfizer, Adjunct Professor at Baruch's Healthcare MBA program and the Founder of Thinkocrats, a community that promotes holistic leadership and systems thinking. Dr. Azarmina is a primary care physician by background with specialist training in Healthcare Management and Medical Informatics. He currently serves as the Vice Chair of Leadership & Professional Development at PAAIA NexGen NY Chapter.
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PAAIA NexGen NY Leadership and Professional Development Forum - Workshop 1 with Pejman Azarmina - April 24, 2013
PAAIA and PAAIA NexGen NY March in Annual Persian Parade - April 15, 2013
Review: PAAIA and IABA Co-Host Nowruz Dinner - April 12, 2013
PAAIA NexGen Celebrates 13 Bedar with NIPONY - April 6, 2013
PAAIA/PAAIA NexGen NY Celebrate Nowruz with the Persian Arts Festival - March 30, 2013
PAAIA NexGen NY Cocktail Reception - February 16, 2013
PAAIA/NexGen NY Happy Hour - January 30, 2013
PAAIA NY Partners with IAAB and Other Organizations for Persian Thanks - November 17, 2012
PAAIA NY & IABA NY Present: "Addressing Discrimination and Profiling: Know Your Rights (and Your Client's)" - November 15, 2012
PAAIA NY Hiking/Picnic/Apple Picking Excursion - October 27, 2012
PAAIA NY Premier Screening of Documentary "The Iran Job" - October 13, 2012
PAAIA NexGen Private Art Viewing of "Silence of the Night" by Reza Derakshani - October 2, 2012
PAAIA Marches in 9th Annual Persian Parade - April 15, 2012
IABA-PAAIA Nowruz Dinner featuring Cyrus Amir-Mokri - April 1, 2012
PAAIA Sponsors Persian Arts Festival Norooz Celebration - March 22, 2012
PAAIA NY Fundraiser for Dr. Milad Pooran’s Bid for Congress - March 6, 2012
PAAIA NY & Shabeh Jomeh's Persian Thanks Initiative at Polar Lounge - November 17, 2011
PAAIA NY Hiking/Lunch/Apple Picking Excursion - October 23, 2011
Fundraiser for Congresswoman Carolyn Maloney - September 23, 2011
PAAIA NexGen NY National Day of Service Food Drive - September 11, 2011
NIPONY's 2011 5th Anniversary Summertime Iranian Sofreh in Central Park! - July 31, 2011
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Private Viewing of "Summer Selects: A Group Show" - July 27, 2011
PAAIA-IABA Panel Presentation "Iran Sanctions: Legal Implications for Iranian Americans" - July 19, 2011
PAAIA NexGen NY sponsors 5th Anniversary of NIPONY (Network of Iranian Professionals of New York) - July 9, 2011
Reception in Support of Judge Sabrina Setareh Kraus - June 22, 2011
Persian Parade and Fair in New York City - April 10, 2011
Nowruz Dinner - April 3, 2011
PAAIA Sponsors 5th Annual Persian Arts Festival - March 26, 2011
Private Art Viewing of "Amino Acids" by Vahid Chemani - March 4, 2011
Passing the Torch of Success, New York - April 24, 2010
PAAIA NexGen NY sponsors NYU Norooz Celebration - April 3, 2010
Fundraiser for Congresswoman Carolyn Maloney - March 25, 2010
PAAIA NY Presents "From LA to Tehran: Mapping the Transnational State of Contemporary Iranian Art" Exhibition - October 23, 2009
PAAIA NexGen/Shabeh Jomeh Fall Cocktail Mixer - September 17, 2009
PAAIA NY Hosts “Light of the Sufis” Art Exhibition - August 12, 2009
PAAIA NY Hosts “Iran Inside Out Art” Exhibition - July 15, 2009