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International Association to Save Tyre
Ricardo Karam was a keynote speaker at the International Association to Save Tyre’s event where the Artisanal Center of Ashtart for the Development of Traditional Crafts was inaugurated and where Yasmina Filali and Sylvana Prosperi received the Elissa Didon award established to promote equal rights and duties between sexes around the Mediterranean.
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SLUSH GIA Pitch Competition
Ricardo Karam took part of the jury board at Slush GIA Pitch Competition – Beirut Edition, hosted by Bootcamp. The event was hosted in Beirut Digital District to support startups who are passionate about solving important challenges in emerging markets through technology. Thirteen teams presented their ideas and three startups were selected by the judges […]
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Bal du Cèdre
Ricardo Karam was the keynote speaker at the “Bal du Cèdre”, a fundraising gala organized for the first time at the Presidential Palace in Beiteddine, to rehabilitate the Karantina governmental hospital and hence provide medical care for underprivileged patients especially premature babies.
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Ricardo Karam is a veteran talk-show host, motivational speaker and advocate of promoting Arab achievement and social causes. Since 1996, he has worked with the movers and shakers of the world to inspire Arabs to break new ground in society, culture and business.
His skills propelled ‘Ricardo’ up the career ladder from Talk Show Host to author, screenwriter and creative producer. His business acumen and analytical training gave him the confidence and ability to create new concepts in a pre-satellite era where quality shows were in short supply.

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Maa Ricardo Karam – Harry Nadjarian
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Maa Ricardo Karam – Zaha Hadid’s Memorial
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Maa Ricardo Karam – Tony Nader
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Maa Ricardo Karam – Omar Durra and Tarek Smaili
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Maa Ricardo Karam – Hisham Jaroudi
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Maa Ricardo Karam – WOFL (Lebanon)
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Maa Ricardo Karam – Ramzi Haidamus
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Maa Ricardo Karam – Ayad Nasser
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Maa Ricardo Karam – Rula Jebrael
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Maa Ricardo Karam – WOFL (Jordan)
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Commencement Speech at AUIS – 2017
Hello dear soon-to-be graduates, family members, hard workings teachers, mentors and loyal friends, the whole family of the American University of Iraq in Sulaimani. It is a huge, huge honor and a gre
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Plastic Surgery Founding Father Ivo Pitanguy…Goodbye!
Ivo Pitanguy, the world’s most famous plastic surgeon who helped make Brazil a popular destination for the rich and famous to get work done, died. He was 90. During my career, I had the opportuni
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