Sport Industry Forum Abu Dhabi 2019-03-13T05:43:18+00:00


Held under the support of the newly formed Department of Community Development and Abu Dhabi Sports Council, the 6th Sport Industry Forum Abu Dhabi will bring together sport business leaders to discuss the rapidly developing sports landscape in Abu Dhabi.

Sessions will explore how sport across all levels will impact the community of Abu Dhabi over the next five years.

Confirmed speakers include:

  • H.E. Aref Al Awani, General Secretary, Abu Dhabi Sports Council
  • H.E. Sultan Al Dhaheri, Executive Director – Community Engagement & Sport, Department of Community Development

Full agenda, venue and other details will be shared here shortly.

The next Sport Industry Forum Abu Dhabi will take place on
Monday 22 April 2019.

We hope you can join us!


Why are the Sport Industry Forums so valuable?

  1. The Sport Industry Forums gather key stakeholders in the UAE to learn from each other, effect change in the industry and drive new initiatives in sport
  2. The forums are for senior professionals only, director level and above. Seniority of attendees is guaranteed
  3. The audience is capped at 100 decision makers in sport business. Guests are attending through invitation only
  4. We do not invite media to attend to encourage open and honest discussion
  5. Our Sport Industry Forum Working Groups meet between forums to address a key challenge discussed at the Forum and implement tangible, coordinated solutions

Who will attend?

Senior directors working in sport, plus some related industries including health, from:

  • Government
  • Federations and clubs
  • Rights holders
  • Brands
  • Event organisers
  • Venues
  • Agencies