Power Women of Arabia Debate

By: Editor In Chief
Mon 7 September,2015

Dr. Raja Al Gurg has announced today their partnership with LEADERS Middle East Magazine.

Filed Under: Events & Debates

The Dubai Business Women Council will host The Power Women of Arabia Debate in collaboration with LEADERS Middle East magazine. http://www.powerwomen.me

This Power Debate, to be held on the 28th of October 2015, at The Address Hotel Marina, will bring together some of the most powerful women in business, government, philanthropy, culture and society to discuss issues related to women in leadership, empowerment, entrepreneurship, and the role of women in society.
The first two panels will be moderated by Becky Anderson, CNN anchor, and Dr. Essam Tamimi founder of Tamimi and Co.

Commenting on the occasion HE Dr. Raja Al Gurg said: “This event aims at opening the dialog of women in leadership and their contributions to the socio economic landscape in the region. The DBWC has put in place several initiatives towards empowering women in the Emirates as well as supporting their journey as active members of society.”
Mr. Jooris, CEO & Editor in Chief of LEADERS Middle East added: “We are extremely excited about hosting this event. The idea of a Debate is to allow for a more open way of presenting ideas, and what a better way to do it than with such a good topic as POWER WOMEN IN ARABIA.”
Some of the Panelists include, H.E. Lana Mamkegh - The Minister of Culture of Jordan, H.E Dr. Raja Al Gurg President - Dubai Women Council, Dr. Amina Al Rustamani CEO, TECOM Investments, Sheikha Zain Al Sabah Minister of Youth of Kuwait among others.

To view the full agenda and speakers:

The Event is held with the support of Barclays Bank as the headline sponsor. Other sponsors and partners include Philips, AIG, The Meera Kaul Foundation, Servcorp and AT Kearney Consulting.

AT KEARNEY Consulting is conducting a survey for presenting its conclusions at the POWER WOMEN DEBATE. Please be part of this Survey by clicking here:
We welcome individuals and related organizations to give their ideas, present speakers or simply express their interest to participate.
The event, which is by invitation only, will be held at THE ADDRESS HOTEL MARINA, the Host Partner of the event, on the 28th of October 2015 www.powerwomen.me

For More information:
Angeliki Botsios
Director of PR & Media - One World Communications


Natasha Ekstedt
Director of MKT & PR – LEADERS Middle East


 Nadine Halabi
Manager- Business Development, Dubai Business Women Council


 Lorenzo Jooris
CEO & Editor in Chief - LEADERS Middle East


 About DBWC: www.dbwc.ae
Established in 2002, under the umbrella of the Dubai Chamber of Commerce and Industry, the Dubai Business Women Council is the official representative organization for business women, both professionals and entrepreneurs, in the Emirate of Dubai. The DBWC was created to fill a very large gap in the Dubai economy and to motivate National Women to heed the guidance of HH Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice President and Prime Minister of the UAE and Ruler of Dubai, when he said “It is not strange for a UAE woman to be an ambassador; she who proves herself merits praise and encouragement” (http://www.sheikhmohammed.co.ae)

LEADERS Middle East: www.leadersme.com
Is aimed at the highest Leaders in business and politics that are shaping the region’s economic and social landscape. Our purpose is to illuminate the current issues taking place in the Middle East while reflecting on the people at the center of these developments.