Women Leaders in Sport & Health – A forum for change

Under the Patronage of H.H. Sheikha Fatima Bint Mubarak

Monday 17th September 2018

‘Women Leaders in Sport and Health’ is exclusive to ladies and brings together passionate leaders, directors and senior managers working in the business of sport, fitness, wellness, education and health to make a difference and work collaboratively.

  • A one day forum, supported at the highest level, for women innovating the business of sport, health and wellbeing
  • Exclusive to ladies, bringing together decision makers and key stakeholders
  • A platform for women in the region to be heard, to listen to inspiring speakers, and at the forefront discussing the future
  • The start of an incredible network of business women who care about this space and passionate to drive forward change and new initiatives
  • The agenda will feature women who are making an impact in sports, health and physical activity in the Middle East – including inspirational talks, alongside interactive discussions
  • Discussion and debate with realistic action points to encourage ladies and girls in Abu Dhabi to become more active and lead a healthier lifestyle

The next ‘Women Leaders in Sport and Health’ forum will take place on
Monday 17 September 2018.

We hope you can join us!


Who should attend?

Attendees will able to influence and promote the message of a healthy active lifestyle, for Emirati girls and ladies in their job roles.

  • Senior Directors in Government entities – FBMA, ADSC, DoH, ADEK, MoE
  • C-level ladies in private organisations working in sport/health business
  • GM’s/Directors in hospitals / healthcare providers / Insurance
  • HR Directors in gov and private companies
  • Schools – Principles / PE teachers
  • Corporate wellness professionals
  • Academy owners and operators
  • Senior directors working for brands who invest in activity/fitness
  • Venues/facility/club owners
  • Athletes/sportswomen – Emirati and expat

We limit numbers to 80 to ensure maximum interaction and discussion with recommendations and outcomes.

The Format

  • No press or media
    To ensure open and honest debate, no press will be invited inside the discussion room. Interviews are available in the networking area
  • Informal seating and innovative set up
    Intimate setting where ladies feel comfortable to ask questions and interact to get the most from the session
  • Interactive Quiz
    5 questions to test your knowledge on women in sport and health in the UAE
  • Creative wall & challenges board
    A creative visual wall to help gather thoughts and suggestions.
    The forum agenda and objectives will be mapped out on a visual wall. Each attendee can post on the wall with their top challenge faced and/or questions they want to be addressed during the forum. A write up of actions from the debate and discussion will also be listed here
  • Nutrition game in refreshment breaks
    At the coffee break attendees will be given a token with a different shape. Each of the shapes represents a different drink. Attendees will collect their drink and a card where they will guess the amount of calories, the sugar content and fat of their drink

Coming Soon!

The Middle East Women Leaders in Sport and Health Platform will be launching in 2019 and hosting an online collaborative learning community, connecting and inspiring women in sport and health, and provide useful resources for those working in the industry.

If you are interested in joining the network and finding out more, please email contact@interact-events.com