2012 Annual General Meeting
"The Arab Awakening, US Interests and Energy Dynamics"
Speaker: Randa Fahmy Hudome, internationally recognized expert on Middle East and North Africa affairs.
Randa Fahmy Hudome is President of Fahmy Hudome International, a strategic consulting firm which provides critical advice and counsel to Fortune 500 companies, foreign governments, media organizations, and private sector entities with business interests in the Middle East and North Africa. Prior to founding FHI, Ms. Fahmy Hudome was appointed by President George W. Bush to serve as the Associate Deputy Secretary of Energy. In that capacity, she developed and implemented the Bush Administration's international energy policy and was the point person for advocacy on behalf of American energy companies. From 1995-2001, Ms. Fahmy Hudome served as Counselor to Senator Spencer Abraham (R-MI), during which time she was credited with shaping many pieces of legislation that affected U.S. interests abroad, including financial assistance to U.S. allies in the Middle East. With a particular focus on Egypt, Libya and Tunisia, Randa assists global companies interested in accessing Middle East and North Africa markets and has frequently appeared as an expert analyst on NBC's Today Show, Fox news, CNN, and Al-Jazeera.
Starting at 5:30 pm at Sinclair Community College, Charity Earley Room of the David Ponitz Center (Building 12).