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Hawkamah hosted 12th annual conference with a focus on corporate governance in the age of technology

May 1, 2018 UAE Business 0

Hawkamah, The Institute for Corporate Governance, hosted its annual conference on April 30 at Palace Downtown Dubai. A gathering of leading regional and international corporate authorities, the event drew over 200 attendees and provided the perfect platform for a discussion on the 2018 theme, “Navigating Transformation and Disruptions: Overcoming Governance Challenges”. Read more

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Hawkamah announces the hosting of its 12th annual conference with a focus on technology

April 23, 2018 UAE Business 0

Hawkamah, The Institute for Corporate Governance, held a press conference at Dubai International Financial Centre to announce the hosting of its 12th annual conference on April 30 at Palace Downtown Dubai. Hawkamah CEO, Dr. Ashraf Gamal El-Din, officially revealed the theme for 2018 – “Navigating Transformation and Disruptions: Overcoming Governance Challenges”– and highlighted that the focus will be on corporate governance in the new era of technology within businesses. A host of regional and international industry experts, including HE Hamad Buanim – President & CEO of Dubai Chamber of Commerce & Industry and Chairman of Hawkamah, HE Mohammed Al Shehhi – Undersecretary for Economic Affairs in the UAE Ministry of Economy, Dr. Ahmad bin Hassan Al Shaikh – Chairman of Ducab, Dr. Mahmoud Mohieldin – Senior Vice President, World Bank, Lino Cattaruzzi – Managing Director, Google and Sophie L’Helias – Board Member, Kering (France), will spearhead six panel sessions as well as round-table discussions, sharing critical insights into active corporate roles to achieve the optimal positive impact by unrelenting technological advances. Read more

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‘First-Ever’ UAE Truck Trailer Safety Conference

March 21, 2018 UAE Business 0

On 15th March 2018, the ‘first-ever’ UAE Truck Trailer Safety Conference took place in Dubai, organized by WABCO and supported by Dubai Police and RoadSafetyUAE. The speakers included Dubai Police, RTA, WABCO, RoadSafetyUAE, Dubai Driving Center, Gorica, Gotrade, VOLVO and Continental. Read more

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Launching Future Landscape & Playspaces Abu Dhabi under the Patronage of Abu Dhabi City Municipality

February 2, 2018 UAE Business 0

Under the patronage of Abu Dhabi City Municipality, Advanced Conferences & Meetings is proud to launch the 4th Annual Future Landscape & Playspaces Abu Dhabi Conference, at the Westin Abu Dhabi Golf Resort & Spa. This event focuses on improving urbanism and liveability through sustainable landscaping and innovative playspaces. Read more

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thyssenkrupp’s MULTI elevator named finalist for Council on Tall Buildings and Urban Habitat’s prestigious Innovation Award

January 26, 2018 UAE Business 0

thyssenkrupp Elevator’s groundbreaking rope-less and sideways-moving elevator, MULTI, has been selected as a finalist for the 2018 Innovation Award by the Council on Tall Buildings and Urban Habitat (CTBUH). The winner will be selected at the first annual Tall + Urban Innovation Conference, which will be held May 30-31, 2018, at the Aqua Tower in Chicago. Read more

Bab Al Qasr Hotel Hosts the 4th Arab Conference for Administrative Reform and Development

Bab Al Qasr Hotel Hosts the 4th Arab Conference for Administrative Reform and Development

November 21, 2017 UAE Business 0

Abu Dhabi’s leading Arabian-inspired luxury hotel Bab Al Qasr Hotel played host to the Fourth Arab Conference for Administrative Reform and Development held under the patronage of H.H. Sheikh Mansour bin Zayed Al Nahyan, the Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Presidential Affairs in the United Arab Emirates. The conference organized under the theme, ‘Administration between the Public and Private Sectors: Heading towards Institutional Excellence’ took place between 19th and 21st November. Read more

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Dubai to achieve environmental sustainability in the hospitality sector

November 9, 2017 UAE Business 0

Dubai has 700 hotels in operation, with 300 hotels in the pipeline to open before 2020. The Department of Tourism and Commerce Marketing (DTCM) has announced the launch of a new initiative to reduce the carbon footprint in Dubai’s hospitality industry as the sector targets greater environmental sustainability. Read more