BPW Emirates, chaired by HE Sheikha Dr. Hind Bint Abdul Aziz Al Qasimi, held the "1st Connected Business Forum" at Sobha Hartland in MBR City in cooperation with SOBHA Group. The forum was attended by His Highness Sheikh Sultan bin Khalid Al Qasimi, Dr. Amna Khalifa Al Ali, Chairwoman of Ajman Businesswomen Council, Dubai Police and key members of business and diplomatic communities.
The forum aims to enhance the interaction between business owners from various sectors of the BPW Emirates members and in other institutions and companies, as well as to provide ideas and facilitate cooperation.
In her speech, Sheikha Dr. Hind Bint Abdulaziz Al Qasimi, thanked SOBHA Group for sponsoring this important event which received massive attendance of 250 plus guests despite the holidays on account of summer months in Dubai.
“The1st Connected Business Forum is an initiative we have launched to drive more networking, synergy and exchange of ideas which are vital in today’s business sphere in addition to applauding the efforts of Emirati women in various fields of work”, HE Sheikha Hind added.
The coveted VIP event was held at the Sobha Hartland events centre in Sobha Hartland community in MBR City. Sheikha Dr. Hind Bint Abdul Aziz Al Qasimi praised the SOBHA Hartland project, noting the unique location, excellent quality and product finishing and the fantastic smart management of spaces.
HE Sheikha Hind said on her tour of Sobha Hartland show villa: ”The Hartland Estates bedroom villa is a true marvel in the real estate landscape and a rare jewel in the heart of Dubai set amidst Dubai’s top attractions and with unobstructed views of the Dubai Canal”.
Ms. Jyotsna Hedge, President of SOBHA Group, welcomed HE Sheikha Hind Al Qassimi and all guests at the SOBHA Hartland Convention Center at BPW Emirates’ 1st Connected Business Forum.
On the occasion she said: “It is such an honor for us to host this innovative forum at Sobha Hartland in the presence of Her Excellency Sheikha Dr. Hind Bint Abdulaziz Al Qasimi, President of BPW – Emirates, key club members, respected dignitaries from Dubai Police and the business community of the GCC. We look forward to a fruitful and engaging association with the esteemed BPW Emirates Club. The forum aims at strengthening ties between its members and providing a vision to create a platform for seamless flow of creative ideas which much needed to boost the business community.”
We at Sobha Group have a similar vision and our journey over the past 42 years has been nothing short of incredible. Established in 1976 by a first generation Omani entrepreneur, PNC Menon as an interior decoration firm under the name of Services and Trade Company in Muscat, Oman, the group has grown into one of the most respected names in all the countries in which it has established businesses. Sobha as a brand stands and strives for benchmark quality, customer centric approach, robust engineering, in-house research, uncompromising business ethics, timeless values and transparency in all spheres of business conduct, which have all contributed to making it a brand trusted for excellence.”
Among the VIP guests who attended the event were top role models including Mahra Ahmed Lutfi, the first Stem Cell doctor in the UAE, Norah Al Jasmi, Head of the women committee in the UAE cycling federation, media star Sally Assaad and a specialist in sign language communication.
The event ended with HE Sheikha Dr. Hind Bint Abdulaziz Al Qassimi and Ms. Jyotsna Hegde exchanging flowers and trophies, expressing their intent and support to continue the association.