Alghanim Industries Participated in 35th NUKS Conference
Kuwait City, Kuwait: Alghanim Industries, one of the largest private companies in the region, sponsored the 35th annual conference of the National Union of Kuwaiti Students (NUKS) USA branch. The conference took place from 22 to 24 of November in Dallas, Texas, under the slogan “Kuwait and its Youth”. The event was held under the patronage and with the attendance of H.E. Minister of Defense and First Deputy of Prime Minister Sheikh Nasser Sabah Al-Ahmed Al-Sabah. This is the 11th participation of Alghanim Industries in this annual student event, which underscores its commitment to youth, education, and local talent.
The annual event was attended by Kuwait’s Ambassador to the United States, H.E. Sheikh Salem Al-Sabah, along with a number of public figures and experts in various fields. The student-led conference featured an array of informative panel discussions covering a multitude of topics that are of interest to Kuwaiti youth including the economy, sports and society. These informative sessions were coupled with various entertainment segments including stand-up comedy and entertainment.
Reflecting its ongoing pursuit for qualified Kuwaiti candidates, Alghanim Industries’ Human Resources department was present at the event’s career fair, answering queries about the company and the different career opportunities it provides, including internships, training and job opportunities.
Visitors of Alghanim Industries’ booth at the event were enrolled in a draw, and winners were announced towards the end of the event, with valuable prizes that include travel tickets and electronics.
Commenting on Alghanim Industries’ sponsorship of this year’s NUKS conference, Chief Human Resources Officer at Alghanim Industries, Henning Schlutt, said: “We are always eager to interact with young Kuwaiti talent who have the passion and ambition to join our professional and result-driven company. The NUKS career fair is a great opportunity to meet potential candidates who can join Alghanim Industries to start a rewarding career in a collaborative and diverse work environment.”
The sponsorship of the annual NUKS conference in the United States comes as part of Alghanim Industries’ corporate social responsibility (CSR) program, which is focused on empowering the underprivileged, supporting education and encouraging entrepreneurship. Alghanim was a strategic sponsor for the seventh annual Tmkeen Youth Symposium, an initiative that provides youth with valuable insights about entrepreneurship from industry leaders, academics and experts, held under the patronage of the H.H. the Amir of Kuwait Sheikh Sabah Al Ahmad Al Sabah. The company is proud of its longstanding relationship with INJAZ Al-Arab, and is among the largest supporters INJAZ-Kuwait, a youth program that focuses on delivering educational programs on entrepreneurship, financial literacy and work readiness.