The Arab Women in Leadership and Business Summit 2018, April 25-26, 2018

AmCham Abu Dhabi is pleased to support 

The Arab Women in Leadership and Business Summit 2018 

April 25-26, 2018

The Arab Women in Leadership and Business Summit 2018 announced with a dedication to Year of Zayed and to highlight Women Empowerment and  Leadership Development in UAE

Under the patronage of Cabinet Member and Minister of State for Tolerance His Highness Sheikh Nahyan bin Mubarak Al Nahyan and President of UAE Genetic Diseases Association

4th Edition of The Arab Women in Leadership and Business Summit

April 25-26, 2018, Dubai, UAE

The two day summit organised in association with UAE Genetic Diseases Association, is dedicated to the theme of Year of Zayed and contribute to the values of diversity, Women in STEM (Science, technology, Engineering and Maths), Entrepreneurship and Leadership.

The Summit convenes, connects and celebrates dynamic business and community leaders who are committed to igniting the power of women to advance the common good in the region.

Key Speakers:

  • Her Excellency Dr. Maryam Matar, MD Chairman & Founder, UAE Genetic Diseases Association
  • Her Excellency Maryam Eid AlMheiri, Chief Executive Officer, Abu Dhabis Media Zone Authority & twofour54
  • Her Excellency Khawla Al Serkal, Director General, Sharjah Ladies Club
  • Her Excellency Amna Al-Nakhi, Director General, Government of Sharjah
  • Sheikha Dr. Alia Al Qassimi, Social Expert at Community Development Authority & Specialist Obstetric & Gynaecology, Al Garhoud Private Hospital
  • Fatima Alkaabi, Youngest Emirati Inventor
  • Rana Ghandour Salhab, Executive Committee Member, Talent & Communications Partner Deloitte Middle East
  • Salma AlBaloushi, First Emirati Female Pilot, Etihad Airways
  • Najla Al Midfa, General Manager, Sheraa
  • Laila Hareb, Assistant Director General, General Civil Aviation Authority 
  • Dana Salloum, Communications Director, Mid East and Sub-Saharan Africa, Boeing
  • Femke Kruiderink, FounderFNX Company
  • Nita Wink, FounderFNX Company
  • Kindah Sais, Global Diversity & Inclusion, Middle East & Africa, Boeing
  • Roula Droubi, Regional Director, Middle East and North Africa, Government, Industrial and Community Engagement, Boeing Middle East
  • Suaad Al Shamsi, First Female Emirati Aircraft Engineer, Etihad Airways & Chief Executive Officer, L2L Consultation Company

You can visit the full list of speakers and the Summit webpage at this link.

The two day Summit is packed with a powerful suite of sessions, panel discussions, highly interactive Q&A concourses and LEGO leadership games, also offers focused networking lunches and coffee huddles to maximize networking takeaways for delegates in attendance. A large part of these discussions would have a specific and deep focus on STEMinism, Feminization and Entrepreneurism. I wanted to connect with you to invite you, your colleagues and aspiring leaders to register and attend the Summit.


Date:April 25-26, 2018
Time:8:30 am - 5:00 pm
Dusit Thani, Dubai, UAE. For directions, please click here.
$499 + VAT for AmCham Abu Dhabi Members, $1399 + VAT for Guests
To register, please click here. AmCham Abu Dhabi Members can register to attend at a discounted rate by using a special promo codeTo avail this special AmCham promo code, please

Prices are subject to a Value Added Tax (VAT) rate of 5%

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