Australian Lebanese Foundation 2017 Scholarship Dinner & Talent Showcase
Australian Lebanese Foundation 2017 Scholarship Dinner & Talent Showcase Thursday 8 June . 7:00 For 7:30 PM . Dress Code: Black Tie Maclaurin Hall, The University of Sydney (Parking under new law building via Barff Rd) Tickets $200 each . Tables of 10 for $2,000 ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ Honoured Guest Mr Carlos Ghosn KBE Mr Carlos Ghosn is a global citizen born in Brazil of Lebanese parents. He spent much of his youth in Lebanon, and later graduated with engineering degrees from France. Mr Ghosn serves on the International Advisory Council of Isinghua University in Beijing and the Strategic Council of Saint Joseph University in Beirut. Mr Ghosn oversees the Alliance's majority interest in the joint-venture that controls AVTOVAZ, Russia's largest automaker. The Alliance companies together sold 9.96 million vehicles in 2016. The Alliance companies employ more than 450,000 people in nearly 200 companies, and operate 122 manufacturing plants. Mr Ghosn has been the industry's leading advocate for sustainable transportation; Renault and Nissan were the first automakers to launch a range of affordable zero-emission vehicles. He is also leading the Alliance's pioneering effort to develop autonomous-drive and connected-car technologies and services.