Emirati Women: Ambitions & Inspirations for The Next 50 Years


This discussion will look towards the next 50 years and see the role of Emirati women in the nation’s success. We will talk about how the UAE has nurtured your growth and achievements, the challenges you’ve experienced, and the changes you foresee in the future.

This is also the theme of this year’s Emirati Women’s Day as announced by Her Highness Sheikha Fatima bint Mubarak, Chairwoman of the General Women’s Union (GWU), Chairwoman of the Supreme Council for Motherhood and Childhood, and Supreme Chairwoman of the Family Development Foundation (FDF), the "Mother of the UAE" on 4 April 2021 - in line with the President His Highness Sheikh Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan's announcement of 2021 as "Year of the 50th".


August 25, 2021

11:00am – 12:00pm GST



    Panel Moderator 


Mariam AlHosani
Senior Associate Talent Acquisition
Human Resource



sara al mahri

Sara AlMahri
Senior Engineer
Advanced Materials Research Center


Maitha AlBlooshi
Associate Researcher
Cryptography Research Center


Fatima AlSaedi
Senior Associate Researcher
Digital Security Research Center

mae al mansoori

Mae Al Mansoori
Senior Mechanical Researcher
Directed Energy Research Center

fatima al nuaimi

Fatima Al Nuaimi
Senior Associate Engineer
Autonomous Robotics Research Center


Aya Alyousef
Senior Machine Learning Researcher
Secure Systems Research Center