In its continuing series of inviting keynote speakers for student career development, the student affairs department at ALHOSN University hosted Dr. Shaikha Al Maskari.
Dr. Al Maskari is an Emirati national and the Chairperson heading Tricon, a conglomerate headquartered in the United Arab Emirates, she is the founder of the Global Institute of Justice and Technology, a group providing training in law enforcement and public security. She founded the Global Paramedic and Rescue Academy, which trains specialists in rescue techniques and public health services. In addition, Dr. Al Maskari is the founder of the United Mercy Foundation, a family charity which assists orphans and needy families throughout the Emirates, Oman, Turkey, Tanzania and India and a well-known motivational speaker.
In her lecture she offered career advice to students, recommending that they examine what they enjoy in life and incorporate it into their careers. She urged them to be open to all possibilities, and using all available resources to help them decide on their future career.
Dr. Al Maskari gave real life examples of training the Emirati youth in various fields, and how it was important to help them be placed where they are best suited.
Dr. Shaikha kindly offered to mentor ALHOSN students and to continue to be available to them for any support they may need.
The Chairman of the Board of ALHOSN, HE Khalifa Mohamed Rubaya Al Muhairi, the Students, Members of the Faculty and Staff all attended the presentation and the Q and A session which followed after which HE Al Muhairi presented Dr. Shaikha with an ALHOSN crystal logo as an appreciation and thanked her for her valuable and insightful presentation.