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The Arab Women in Leadership and Business Summit that will be takING place from the 22-23rd September 2014 in Radisson Royal Hotel, Dubai, UAE with the aim of inspiring women to seek their highest level of professional development, by providing them with information, strategies, insights, and perspectives on leadership.
It will be attended by emerging leaders, emerging executives from the public and private
sector, along with associations, companies, organizations, and government bodies that are working towards supporting them. There will be many senior level attendees as well, including leaders in business and politics, industry veterans, and influential leaders of women’s organizations from all over the region.
The Speakers come from diverse industries and are established leaders in their own right would be discussing themes of education, gender inclusiveness, the stepping stones in professional development of women, and the roles played by external factors in development of women leaders and business professionals.
On day one, speakers will discuss the current regional scenario for women and ways to develop women’s leadership and management skills. A special session on choosing an unconventional career path will also take place. On day two, speeches will be focused on empowering women and women in business (The Entrepreneurs) in addition to an exclusive session on education. The summit will also provide many exclusive networking opportunities for attendees, with its question-answer sessions, interactive panel discussions, collaborative round table discussions, and optional one-on-one meetings.
This summit is one of the biggest event in the region officially supported by Dubai Chamber: Dubai Business Women Council (DBWC) and officially sponsored by International Monetary Fund which will see a host of women leaders in business and Government officials from around the world congregating on one platform in Dubai.
Along with power packed discussions, networking sessions, interactive panels and business lunches the Summit also features complimentary break away mini sessions from Marquee and The Nail Spa for the delegates to unwind.
Her Excellency Rabiha Diab, Member of the Legislative Council and Head of Women’s union for Social Work, EX minister of Women’s Affairs
Her Excellency Dr. Maryam Matar, MD Chairman & Founder, UAE Genetic Diseases Association
Aida Al Busaidy, Columnist, The National Newspaper
Asil Attar, CEO, Lead Associates
Almas Jiwani, President, UN Women Canada
Asma Chaabi, Founder and President, International Women’s Forum Maroc
Princess Alia Al Senussi, Art Patron, Global Heritage Fund
Anisa AlSharif, Director Policy and Strategy- Socioeconomic Development, The Executive Council, Government of Dubai
Aurore Belfrage, COO, Your Middle East
Dr. Dania Alsammarae, Strategy and Business Development, Anglo Arabian Healthcare
Debbie Baertschi, CEO – Middle East, MOX IT
Eva Khan, Editor-In-Chief, Training Magazine Middle East
Dr. Hala El Miniawi, English Language Instructor/Trainer, Dubai Ministry Of Education
Henadi Al Saleh, Chair of the Board, Agility
Hend Al Ali, Senior Vice President – Human Resources, Network International
Kelly J. Crosbie, Founder & CEO, Praxis Global Group
Laila Al Jassmi, Former CEO Health Policy & Strategy Sector, Dubai Health Authority
Leila Hanafi, President and Chief Counsel, ARPA
Loubna Amhaïr, Member of Parliament, Popular Movement, Kingdom of Morocco
May Makhzoumi, President, Makhzoumi Foundation
Manal Assaad, Social Media Consultant, The Manalyst
Mona Fekri, Head of Human Resources, Ducab
Nadine Halabi, Coordinator, Dubai Business Women’s Council
Nayla Asghar Ali, Director – Audit, Bahrain Airport Company
Noor Shamma, Corporate Communications Expert
Dr Nahla Nasser Al-anbar, Private Executive Assistant, His Royal Highness Prince Alwaleed Bin Talal
Sarah Ouakim, Norwegian country manager of the global internet career forum, Monster Worldwide Inc
Souad Al Hosani, President, Nexus Business Services