Newsday Logo
Banner
spacer
Friday, June 23 2017
spacer

Latest

spacer
spacer
spacer
spacer
spacer
spacer
spacer
spacer
spacer
spacer
spacer
spacer

Entertainment

spacer
spacer
spacer
spacer

Opinion

spacer
spacer
spacer
spacer

Newsday Archives

spacer

Classifieds

Business (8)
Employment (121)
Motor (92)
Real Estate (170)
Computers (4)
Notices (15)
Personal (40)
Miscellaneous (25)
Second-hand stuff (1)
Bridal (38)
Tobago (83)
Tuition (48)

Newsletter

Every day fresh news


A d v e r t i s e m e n t


spacer
Search for:
spacer

A d v e r t i s e m e n t

Banner



MIT professor heads Caribbean Diaspora

Tuesday, October 21 2008

CARDINAL WARDE, Professor in Electrical Engineering at the prestigious Massachusetts Institute of Technology was installed as the president of the Caribbean Diaspora Association (CDA) of Scientists, Technologists and Entrepreneurs by Fitzgerald Jeffrey, Minister of State in the Ministry of Science and Technology and Tertiary Education at its recent launch at the Crowne Plaza Hotel in Port-of-Spain.

Among those present at the launch, which was organised by CARISCIENCE jointly with the Ministry of Science and Technology and Tertiary Education, were Prof Walter Erdelen, assistant director general (Natural Science) UNESCO; Navin Chandarpal, adviser to Bharrat Jagdeo, president of Guyana and Dr Arnoldo Ventura, adviser to the prime minister of Jamaica.

In his keynote address, Jeffrey lauded this commendable effort which would galvanise the tremendous resources of the Diaspora in a structured manner so that it can play a major role in Caribbean integration and development.

Among the other officers installed were Prof Harold Ramkissoon vice president and ambassador at Large; Dr Basil Burke vice president, USA; Prof Baldwin Mootoo vice president, Caribbean; Dr Brian Tom vice president, UK; Prof Suresh Narine vice president, Canada; Ravi Ramkissoon Information and Communication Officer; and Prof John Paul Clarke secretary/treasurer.

spacer
    Print print
spacer
spacer

A d v e r t i s e m e n t

Banner

Top stories

 • Struggling Windies face India today
 • COOKS BOILING MAD
 • Ex-Las Alturas commissioners sue AG
 • Education system designed to create elites
 • Minister Rambharat tours flooded farms
 • After the big clean-up

Pictures & Galleries


spacer
spacer
spacer

The Ch@t Room

Have something to say ?
Click here to tell us right now!

RSS

rss feed

Crisis Hotline

Have a problem ?
Help is just phone call away.

spacer
Copyright © Daily News Limited | About us | Privacy | Contact
spacer

IPS Software by Agile Telecom Ltd


Creation time: 0.180 sek.