Sydney (Tribune International); Hon Julie Owens, the member of Federal parliament for Parramatta says in hisjulie-owens message for Halal Expo Australia (HEA) 2017 and International Halal Conference (IHC) 2017 that it be an opportunity for our community connect and to learn more about the Halal industry and lifestyle’. Hon Julie Owens is the member for Parramatta and Rosehill Gardens – the venue for HEA 2017 & IHC 2017 – comes under her constituency. She is also a shadow assistant minister for Small Business and shadow assistant Minister for Citizenship and Multicultural Australia.

Following is the complete text of his message.

‘The Halal Expo Australia at Rosehill Gardens in 2017 will bring together national and international experts from the Halal Industry. The event’s mission is to create a hub for producers, exporters, importers and suppliers as well as researchers and scholars.’

‘It will be an opportunity for our community connect and to learn more about the Halal industry and lifestyle.’

‘There is great potential within the Halal industry which is rapidly expanding as Australia’s Muslim population grows and as Australia continues to export to Islamic countries in our region.’

‘I am excited to attend the event which I know will be fun, informative and inclusive.’

‘The Halal Expo Australia has held successful events previously in both Sydney and Melbourne with large crowds in attendance.’

‘I look forward to welcoming the Halal Expo Australia 2017 to my electorate of Parramatta where I know it will be well received by our vibrant community.’

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Julie Owens,

Federal Member Parliament

Shadow Assistant Minister for Small Business

Shadow Assistant Minister for Citizenship and Multicultural Australia

[The 3rd International Halal Expo Australia (HEA) 2017 will be held on Saturday 11th and Sunday 12th of February 2017 at Rosehill Gardens, Sydney. 2-Day International Halal Conference (IHC) 2017 will also be a part of HEA 2017. It is an exciting and exclusive event that showcases Halal food, products, and services as well as the Halal healthy lifestyle in Australia. HEA 2017 presents a fantastic opportunity for international and national Halal industry players to promote their products and services in the Australian and International Markets. HEA 2017 will be a one-stop event that will reach over thousands of people who are interested in Halal products and services.

International Halal Conference (IHC) is organised alongside Halal Expo Australia. The Theme of the Conference will be ‘Halal as a Culture, Economy and Trade’. There will be 8 sessions of the Conference in 2 days that will cover variety of topics. The Islamic Scholars, Halal Scientists, Halal Entrepreneurs, and Halal Industry Professionals will be participating in the Conference. It will be a unique opportunity to the local and overseas Halal industry players, Halal certification bodies, Islamic leaders, interfaith dialogue pleaders, and the representatives of the Government departments to meet, speak and seek consensual resolutions on critical issues related to Halal industry in ethical, professional and harmonious relations. Further details can be found on www.halalexpo.com.au or obtained by email on info@halalexpo.com.au .]