The annual ASI-IAD Convention 2018 opened at the Crown Paradise Grand Resort in Cancun Mexico Wednesday, August 8, 2018. The convention marked the 2oth year of existence of ASI Inter-America and the theme was chosen "Celebrating 20 Years- Transforming Lives in the Marketplace 1998-2018".
The local members from Mexico gave a very colourful and heart-warming welcome to the delegation. Displaying the cultural dresses from the various regions we were introduced to the outstanding industrial and tourism highlights of each region.
And treated us to various cultural items which were well received. The popular Parade of Nations followed with the ASI delegations parading their nation’s flag and national dress. Each group was enthusiastically welcomed by the large group that gathered at the well laid out convention centre.
Elder Rolando Garcia, the outgoing president welcomed the audience to this 20th year of celebration and Dr James Daniels, Executive Secretary, outlined the activities which had been planned for the three days of this convention.
The keynote speaker for the evening was international evangelist Zukisani Mxoli. Evangelist Mxoli, popularly as Zuki operates an architectural and development firm in Johannesburg, South Africa. He also operates an evangelistic ministry, Word of Live Ministry, through which he conducts evangelistic campaigns all over the world.