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Ramada Plaza

5100 N. State Road 7
Commercial Blvd & N State Rd 7
Fort Lauderdale, FL 33319 US
Ph: 954-739-4000

Net Rate Per Room: $69.00 + tax
Rate includes 2 continental breakfasts (children eat free), no resort fees, and free parking.

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Event Details
Name:

First International Trade and Cultural Festival 2009

Date: December 19 & 20, 2009
Location: Margate Field
1000 N State Road 7
Margate, FL 33063
Directions: I-95 South at Exit Atlantic Blvd. Turn left (West) to State Road 7 (SR 441) and turn right, festival field will be on your right at Margate Blvd.

I-95 North Exit Copans Road (West) to State Road 7 (SR 441). Turn left on State Road 7 and festival field will be on your left hand side at Margate Blvd.

Turnpike South or North, exit Coconut Creek Blvd (West) to State Road 7 (SR 441). Turn left on State Road 7, festival field will be on your left hand side at Margate Blvd.
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It is our pleasure to announce the First International Trade and Cultural Festival-2009 will be taken place on 19th and 20th December, 2009, Saturday and Sunday in Margate, Florida, in joint effort with the City of Margate CRA. We invite you to join us in the largest single annual gathering of the International community living in Florida.

This national Festival will be held by the Bangladesh American Chamber of Commerce, Florida to commemorate the professional, socio-cultural and technical achievements of these new citizens in their newly adopted land. We believe this opportunity was bestowed upon us because of our fine traits as an extraordinary organization dedicated to upholding and disseminating our rich socio-cultural heritage for fostering cultural diversity in North America. We are truly privileged and honored to host such a notable national Festival here in Florida.

This event includes entertainment, education, culture and networking opportunities in one exclusive event, this event is designed to provide a unique experience for the business community, government officials and others to network and build relationships through activities that will introduce them to the opportunities of doing business in other countries and with the business community from those countries in Florida. This is accomplished by partnering with government agencies, chambers of Commerce and business leaders from those communities to provide useful and practical trade information for those countries.


Committee

Chairman
Nawshad Chowdhury
(561-929-3665)

Co-Chairmen

  • Osman Chowdhury
  • Md. Zaman
  • Mohammad Manzur
  • Laila Haroon
  • Md. Haque Musa
  • Sazzad Howlader
  • Nafila Arby (Ladly)
  • Md. Ahsan (Minto)

Finance Chairman
Azadul Islam

Cultural Chairman
Nazmun Nahar Una
(561-371-9289

Stall and Booth Chairman
Shahid Khan

Public Relation Chairman
Nazmul Huda

Volunteer Chairman
Nazim Uddin

Communication Chairman
Nizamuddin Chowdhury

Media Chairman
Hafeez ur Rahman

Stage Chairman
Soheli Sultana

Children Programme Chairman
Ruby Awlad

Co-Chairman
Earina Akram

Operation & Management
Liakat Chowdhury

Accomodation Chairman
Iias Khan

Adv. Management Chairman
Mrs. Ajadul Islam

Guest Relations
Abul Haseeb (Duke)

Advisors

Chief Consultant
Shameem G. Khan

Chief Adviser
Iqbal Gani Chowdhury
(561-541-5659)

Advisors

  • Dr. Sultan S. Ahmed
  • Nurul Momen
  • Alim Sheikh
  • Sarkar Haroon
  • Abul Bashar Bhuyan
  • Salam U. Ahmed
  • Omar Farook
  • Victor Swarop
  • Mahdhu Meheta
  • Eng. Chowdhury Fazle Mahmood
  • A.K.M Hossain (Hitu)
  • Liakat Ali
  • Nurul Hasan
  • Presidents of ABiCC Members

Media Partners


Thikana Newspaper NTV

Margate News


Embassy of Bangladesh & Visa Information

For more information regarding the Embassy of Bangladesh, Washington D.C., please visit www.bdembassyusa.org.

The following links are provided for your convenience:


Booths

The International Trade and Cultural Festival-2009 will be held December 19th and 20th, 2009 at 1000 North State Road 7 (wide open field), Margate, Florida. This grand festival will attract over 5000 participants from different cultural background from all over Florida and North America.

Exhibition booths foods, stalls for jewelry, clothing, audio, video, books, electronics, Boutique, crafts and other variety of items will be available for rent. All interested businesses and vendors are welcome to participate in this colorful festival. Stalls will be available on a first come first serve basis.

Click here for the Exhibition/Rental Registration Form


Advertising

Click here for the Advertising Form


Patrons

Silver Patron
Contribution: Facilities
$500.00 to $1,000.00 (Four VIP Passes for Saturday & Sunday, Name listing in the Souvenir)
Gold Patron
Contribution: Facilities
$1001.00 to $3000.00 (Six VVIP Passes for Saturday & Sunday, Name, Photo and Bio in the Souvenir)
Platinum Patron
Contribution: Facilities
$3001.00 to $5,000.00 (Ten VVIP Passes for Saturday & Sunday, Name, Photo and Bio in the Souvenir. Announcement as a Patron during the Festival as well as an Appreciation Certificate from Festival Committee)

Sponsors

Silver Patron
Contribution: Facilities
$5001.00 to $10,000.00 (Ten VVIP Passes for Saturday & Sunday, Name, Photo and Bio in the Souvenir. Two days hotel accommodation. Stall Space for Booth (Corporate only) Appreciation certificate from Festival Committee. Announcement as a Silver Sponsor during the Festival.)
Gold Patron
Contribution: Facilities
$10.000.00 to $$20,000.00 (Twenty VVIP Passes for Saturday & Sunday, Name, Photo, and Bio in the Souvenir Full page AD in the Souvenir, Two day hotel accommodation. Stall Space for Booth (Corporate Only) Appreciation Certificate from Bangladesh American Chamber of Commerce, Florida. Ten minute main stage introduction during the Festival.)
Platinum Patron
Contribution: Facilities
$20,001.00 to $30,000.00 (Twenty VVIP Passes for Saturday & Sunday, Name, Photo and Bio in the Souvenir. Full page AD in the Souvenir, Three day hotel accommodation. Stall Space for Booth (Corporate Only). Appreciation Certificate from Bangladesh American Chamber of Commerce, Florida. Fifteen minute main stage introduction during the Convention. Your company logo/name displayed as a banner on the side of stage.