Published On: Mon, Oct 14th, 2013

Rotaract Club of Curacao’s first event

WILLEMSTAD - Next Saturday, the Rotaract Club of Curacao will hold its first event – a Speaker Series which highlights Curaçao’s socio-economic issues (including views on education, employment or crime).Rotaract is a worldwide organization with over 176.000 members, in 156 countries. Rotaract Curacao is a club that involves young professionals (Rotaractors) in serving community needs within an international framework of fun and service on Curacao.

RotaractThe event will be held on October 19, 2013 (Saturday) at the Santa Barbara Beach Resort, and will feature prominent speakers such as Alex Rosaria, Lindomar Scoop, Ron Gomes-Casseres, and Suzy Römer.

The Rotaract Club of Curacao’s president, Kunal Mirchandani, is excited to introduce this platform to the island because it will create a “platform for open discussion between young professionals just starting out and experienced leaders from Curacao’s banking and political landscape.”

The Club president went on further stating that “the primary aim for the event will be to create discussions that last beyond the event” and “we want the audience to engage with the speakers, so we’ve allotted time for a Questions & Answers section” where people can raise questions directly to the speakers.  This setting allows for a “back and forth” and encourages engagement and transparency.

The event details are as follows:


Keynote Guest Speakers: Alex Rosaria (Party Leader, PAIS),

Lindomar Scoop (Chairman, KPMG Dutch Caribbean & Suriname),

Ron Gomes-Casseres (Board of Supervisory Directors, MCB) &

Susanne (Suzy) Camelia-Römer (CEO, Blue Liaison & Former Prime Minister of the Netherlands Antilles).

Introductory/Closing Speakers: Daisy Carolus (Rotary Curaçao President and Kenny Canword (Managing Director, ORCO Bank).
Event Moderator: Leo Rigaud (Managing Director, SFT Bank)
Location: Santa Barbara Beach & Golf Resort, Curaçao
Date: Saturday, October 19th, 2013

19:00 to 23:00

Host: Rotaract Club of Curaçao
Ticket Price: ANG 150,-
Direct Charity: 10% of all ticket sales will be donated to FuturoKolorido
Sales point: Tickets are available at Mensing’sCaminada, L’Amiga & La Curaçao Zeelandia.


For further information, please visit our website or follow our progress on Facebook The Rotaract Club of Curacao is looking for new members, so if you’re interested, please e-mail for more information!

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