Summer Forum 2014

The World Affairs Council Hilton Head announces its eighth Summer Forum. The three sessions,  each an hour and a half, will include a question and answer period. Reservations are not required but seating is limited.

Each session will be held at TidePointe from 10 – 11:30 am

June 25, Wednesday
Brian M. Julius, Founder and President of Books of Hope LLC
A Businessman’s Journey That Helps Save Lives

Julius_Summer forumMr. Julius is a successful innovator and entrepreneur with a sound business background gained across a wide range of industries in South Africa, the UK and the USA. His most recent and most exciting social venture is that of Speaking Books. This unique approach was a world first to health education for low literacy communities

July 16, Wednesday
Eric Esquivel, Publisher of La Isla Magazine
Know Your Neighbor, the New Face of America

Eric Esquivel crop_5Eric H. Esquivel has traveled far but always found his way back home to the Lowcountry. He is publisher of La Isla Magazine, founded in 1999. Eric has had the opportunity to act as an intermediary between the Latino culture he loves as well as the home he loves, the Lowcountry. In 2005 Eric created La Isla Language School as a natural fit for the magazine’s readers and advertisers.

August 6, Wednesday
Carlton B. Dallas, Managing Director-Dallas International Trading and Solutions, LLC
Culture, Class and Customs

BDB_6689Carlton Dallas has worked as an executive in many aspects of the petroleum industry in 17 Caribbean countries, and 33 countries in Africa, the Middle East, Pakistan and Europe. His experiences allowed him to observe the similarities between many of these cultures.