Women Leaders in Sport & Health – A forum for change

‘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 exclusively for women innovating the business of sport, health and wellbeing
  • 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 are 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

Outcomes from 2018’s forum

  • Create inclusive programmes in schools (eg. nutrition sessions, healthy cooking classes)
  • Use celebrities & icons to promote health & activity
  • Have exclusive access to venues, such as beaches and parks, for ladies & children on a regular basis
  • Use community services to get people active (eg. beach clean ups)
  • Make the FBMA awards more inclusive & community based
  • Create a movement in the UAE & market it internationally

SPONSOR the Sport Industry Forum Abu Dhabi 2022

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

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

Coming Soon!

The Middle East Women Leaders in Sport and Health Platform will be launching soon, 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