The Azerbaijan Center welcomed for the second time a dear friend of the Azerbaijani community, Congressman Jim Bridenstine (OK-1). recognition
During this visit, the Azerbaijan Center gathered a very heterogeneous audience from the Azerbaijani community which included attendees from the oil industry as well as groups of students from highschool and universities.
We also had the honor of welcoming our friends from the Turkish community in Houston, TX with Consul General of the Republic of Turkey, Mr. Ferhat Alkan and representatives of the American Turkish Association of Houston.
The event begin with a networking dinner with homemade traditional Azerbaijani plov was served.
The dinner was followed by a questions/answers session related to the relationship between the United States and Azerbaijan and also focused on energy security in Europe and concerns from the community.
Congressman Bridenstine alluded to the experience he had during his trip in Azerbaijan and underlined the strong impression of diversity in Azerbaijan while enjoying cultural insights from his trip.
To close this wonderful event, our dear friend and talented pianist, Mrs. Terana Taylor, played a delightful Azerbaijani music.
Sincere thanks to all the people who made this event possible!