Author Event: Shahid Akhtar

Billings is the birthplace of the Not In Our Town movement in 1993, and our guest, Shahid Akhtar, has a message that we are likely to appreciate. Shahid Akhtar will present his book, The 7Cs Compass for Conflict Resolution, on Monday, August 5, beginning at 5:30.

Akhtar is a Canadian author, trained in the law, whose specialty is the peaceful resolution of disputes. He has a great deal of experience applying his skills at scales as large as International conflicts or as small as families. Shahid has addressed the Parliament of World Religions and a large European Union Delegation visiting the United Nations about deep-rooted inter-faith conflicts.