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6February
2019
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Under the Patronage of H.H. Sheikha Fatima bint Mubarak Entrepreneurship and Profession Forum 2019 kicks off in Abu Dhabi


Under
the Patronage of Her Highness Sheikha Fatima bint Mubarak, Chairperson of
General Women’s Union, Supreme Chairperson of the Family Development
Foundation, Chairperson of the Supreme Council for Motherhood and Childhood,
and Honorary Chairperson of the Abu Dhabi Businesswomen Council, the
Entrepreneurship and Profession Forum 2019 kicked off under the slogan “A
Competitive Knowledge Economy Based on Future Outlook and Innovation” at
Jumairah Etihad Towers in the Abu Dhabi.



Organized by the AbuDhabi Business Women Council in partnership with the International Federation
of Business and Professional Women (BPW International) and the Arab
Businesswomen Council, the forum witnessed the attendance of more than 100
businesswomen and women entrepreneurs in addition to the President of the BPW
International in the Arab region and a large number of officials from public
and semi-governmental establishments in the UAE




The forum aims at shedding light on innovation, creativity, technological
advancement and artificial intelligence and their impact on the future of
entrepreneurship. The forum also focused on encouraging businesswomen and
female professionals from different world countries to benefit from the
attractive business environment in practicing businesses in different sectors
as well as to support the spirit of innovation in the UAE and build a
competitive, sustainable and diverse knowledge-based economy


the
Entrepreneurship and Profession Forum 2019 kicked off under the slogan “A
Competitive Knowledge Economy Based on Future Outlook and Innovation”

 



Dr.
Amani Asfour, President of the BPW International, praised the efforts of the
Abu Dhabi Businesswomen Council in hosting the forum, which reflects the
pioneering position Abu Dhabi has achieved in entrepreneurship in general. She
pointed out the forum showcases the role of Arab and international women in
different sectors and that it will discuss a number of issues concerning the
pioneering role Arab women.


The
forum will also showcase the positive transformation of the UAE on the map of
international indexes for business competitiveness in knowledge economy, in
addition to focusing on the role of entrepreneurship in realizing a
considerable progress in women participation in the competitiveness index.