“Connect & Contribute 2023” is an upcoming event organized by Women First Jobs (WFJ) in Dubai, UAE. The event aims to connect industry professionals and HR representatives from various corporate sectors to discuss topics related to gender diversity, inclusion, and women empowerment. It will take place on Thursday, May 25, at the Conrad Hotel on Sheikh Zayed Road.
Women First Jobs is a unique initiative in the hiring world and world’s only platform of its kind for women-only-talents for corporates and job seekers with vision of gender-parity, women empowerment, pay-parity and giving back a considerable portion of the profit to women and child development.
Women First Jobs is a recruitment consultancy that focuses on empowering women in their careers. They provide job placement services and also offer comprehensive programs such as mentorship, skill development workshops, leadership training, and personal development initiatives. Their goal is to promote gender diversity in leadership positions and create a more inclusive workplace culture.
The event will feature several eminent speakers who will share their insights and experiences in women development initiatives and HR strategies. Some of the notable speakers include:
- Ms. Emma Davies: Chief Culture & People Excellence Officer at Masafi and a TedX speaker. She is an accomplished HR leader with experience in multibillion-dollar organizations.
- Ms. Reema Mahajan: Founder of Indian Women in Dubai and a popular lifestyle influencer. She has been featured in leading radio channels and newspapers, advocating for women empowerment.
- Ms. Sylvia Fernandes: Head of Learning & Development at Centrepoint, Landmark Group. She will share her vast experience in talent development.
- Ms. Sadika Kebbi: CEO of Kun Consultancy & Transformational Coach and a TedX speaker. She will provide insights on leadership skills.
In addition to the speakers, there will be a panel discussion on the importance of diversity, equity, and inclusion in the corporate world. The panellists include:
- Ayman Al Awadhi: Group MD of The Corporate Group, an Emirati entrepreneur focused on bringing the best products and services to the UAE.
- Dr. Sujith Menon: Director at Accurate Consultancy Services.
- Justina Levinaite: Associate Director at Pernod Ricard and an active participant in the #iamremarkable initiative, which empowers women and underrepresented groups to celebrate their accomplishments.
- Rasha Abou Nayef: Gender Diversity Project Lead MEA at Astrazeneca. She believes in recognizing and celebrating differences as strengths.
The vision of Women First Jobs is to empower women by equipping them with professional tools, helping them break barriers in their careers, and challenging the stigma associated with hiring women. The company also contributes a significant portion of its profits to NGOs involved in women and children development worldwide.
Women First Jobs aims to address the deficiency of a global platform for women-only talents and promote women empowerment through their recruitment platform. They recognize the need for a more diverse and inclusive workforce and strive to make a meaningful difference in the lives of those in need.
Overall, “Connect & Contribute 2023” promises to be an insightful event where industry professionals, HR representatives, and influential speakers come together to discuss and promote gender diversity, inclusion, and women empowerment in the corporate world.
Join us as we shine a spotlight on Women First Jobs on this super incredible drive of bringing in a much-needed awareness on gender diversity and pay parity and congratulate all the women for their invaluable contribution to their personal and corporate world.