Young Muslim Professional Networking + Entertainment – Swat Valley Relief

ELITE Events Presents Young Muslim Professional Networking + Entertainment – Swat Valley Relief
A Fusion of Music, Food, and Networking!!



This groundbreaking charity event brings an exclusive group of Young Muslim Professionals from a wide variety of industries to network, socialize and get to know one another to build a strong circle of like-minded people!

For this worthy cause, we’ve assembled an array of talents from Toronto’s Muslim community.


5 PM – Toronto’s first ever MUSLIM SPEED NETWORKING – Open to the first 50 paid attendees

 Speed Networking is an exciting, structured networking event designed to guarantee attendees with face-to-face business interaction. Attendees move from different spots where they will engage in fast-paced networking and exchange of business ideas. This is an excellent chance to meet other Muslim Professionals in a relaxed setting. Bring plenty of business cards!

6 PM – Spoken Word Artist JAFAR ALAM & Appetizers

 Jafar Alam first got into poetry in 2003. Through the influence of 2 friends, he was shown the world of Persian poetry and the works of such greats as Rumi, Hafez, Shabistari and many more ... He began performing spoken word poetry in 2007. He developed a taste for a new flavour of poetry ... Urban poetry ... Inspired by the writings of such brilliant minds as Saul Williams, Lauryn Hill and Anis Mojgani ... He's written 2 books which are in the process of being published, and has a debut spoken word album coming out in December 2009 ...

7 PM – Networking & an hour of music featuring a unique mix of Arabic & Urdu beats by DJ LUNE

8 PM – “Feature Hour” with Live Performance & ALI RIZVI

 Our featured musician is Samer Shahid Khan of Nai Roshni School. Samer is a singer/songwriter and has performed internationally for about 14 years. Samer and his band Nai Roshni School have received critical acclaim and an amazing fan following in the few years that they have been performing, along with having appeared on tv channels ATN and Omni on several occasions. That being said; we'll let the music speak for itself!

Borned and raised in Toronto, Ali Rizvi was the standout finalist on CBC's comedy series The Second City's Next Comedy Legend and was featured on the Comedy Network's Nubian Disciples Special as part of the “next generation of great Canadian comics.”

Notable stand up appearances include the 2008 CBC Winnipeg Comedy Festival, CBC's Accents of Toronto 7, Boston International Comedy Festival, the Soul'd Out Comedy Festival, and the 2007 Just For Laughs Homegrown Comic Competition. You can catch Ali as a new regular on MuchmMusic's hit show Video On Trial; performing on CBC Radio's acclaimed war drama Afghanada, their new radio comedy Monsoon House with Russell Peters, and performing stand up comedy across the country. Ali's unique style of character-driven stand up drops belly aching comedy on audiences and will have you both laughing and gasping in your seat.

9 PM – Networking & an a eclectic mix of Bollywood, Hip Hop, and Persia beats by DJ LUNE


$35 with Appetizers

$45 with Appetizers & Dinner


Pay by cash - contact Mo Hakim 416-254-2618


Dinner Options (your choice of one of the following):

Chili Chicken or Beef with Steam Rice

Cantonese Noodles with Shrimp & Chicken

Pineapple Fried Rice with Shrimp & Chicken

Beef Tenderloin in a Sweet and Sour Sauce

Lemon Grass Chicken or Beef with Steam Rice

Avocado Eel Dragon Roll with Sashimi

Blossum Roll with Nigiri & Salmon Flower


Dress Code
Trendy and Chic (Men - Sports Jacket/Blazer, Women - Formal Attire Requested)

Music by:
DJ Lune

Media Sponsors

Name Sales End Price Fee
$35 with Appetizers Ended $35 $0.99
$45 with Appetizers & Dinner Ended $45 $1.12

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