April 2025 | Dubai
WE Convention

JOIN THE WORLD'S LARGEST FORUM FOR WOMEN LEADERS

COMING IN 2025
3rd EDITION
JOIN US IN APRIL 2025 • DUBAI
"I am a woman, and I can do anything."
Mila Smart Semeshkina
Founder and President, Women's Empowerment Council
The WE Convention is the number one spot for the world's most influential women leaders. It's a vibrant, results-driven community where women unite to set new standards, break barriers, and foster impactful dialogues. We bring together speakers from celebrities and C-level executives to royals, entrepreneurs, and trailblazers, offering unparalleled experiences and wisdom. Our attendees form a dynamic business network, driving real change through meaningful connections and empowerment. Whether you are successful or seeking inspiration, this is where you belong. Join us to drive transformative change together!

What is WE Convention

2,000
attendees
75
countries
100
speakers
"If you're miserable in your personal or business life, you need to make a plan to get out of it. Yes, it's scary! But you can always go back to being miserable. Let's take a chance at happiness."
Maye Musk
World-Renowned Dietitian, Model, Entrepreneur & Bestselling Author
"I encourage you all to carry the notion that your altitude is only limited by your attitude."
Her Highness Sheikha Mozah bint Marwan Al Maktoum
Captain Pilot, Dubai Police Airwing
"So many women wear so many hats, and the biggest role is shifting from one to the other and doing it from a place that feels very authentic and yourself and never trying to be somebody that you are not."
Maria Sharapova
World Class Tennis Champion and Entrepreneur
"You are in the meeting — make yourselves heard, be visible, raise your hand for the job you want."
Amnah Ajmal
Executive Vice President, Market Development, EEMEA, Mastercard
"There is nothing better in life than failing because then you have to stand up again - that's when you learn and that's when you get strong."
Carla Bruni
Singer & Songwriter
"If we pursue our own happiness, we often don't find it. But if we help others find their happiness, we find our own happiness along the way."
Natalia Vodianova
Supermodel, Philanthropist, Impact Investor

MEET THE SPEAKERS WHO JOINed US IN 2024

At the WE Convention 2024, we had an outstanding lineup of world-renowned speakers. From global celebrities to C-suite executives, and from esteemed royals to visionary entrepreneurs, our speakers shared invaluable insights and profoundly inspired our audience, sparking conversations and ideas that resonate well beyond the event.
Influencer, TV Presenter
Ida Galich
Managing Director, Kraft Heinz Middle East & Africa
Mary Gukasyan
Partner and Associate Director in Education, Employment and Welfare, BCG
Anton Stepanenko
Dr. Saeeda Jaffar
Senior Vice President & Group Country Manager – GCC, Visa
Senior VP, Innovation, ESG & Gaming, Mastercard EEMEA
Andrea Prazakova
H.E. Dr. Maryam Mohd Fatma Matar, MD, PhD
CEO, Andrea Bocelli Management Office and Vice-Chair, Andrea Bocelli Foundation
Vice President, Environment, Health and Safety, EGA
Najeeba Al Jabri
Founder & Chairperson, UAE Genetic Diseases Association
Veronica Berti Bocelli
General Manager, Microsoft Egypt
Mirna Arif
Chairperson, FUTURE8 and Board Member, NFINITY8 group
Her Highness Sheikha Jawaher Bint Khalifa Al Khalifa
Manizha
Musician, UNHCR Goodwill Ambassador, Co-founder, SILSILA Foundation
Senior Global Social Media Manager, Duolingo
Zaria Parvez
First Female Film Director in the UAE
Nayla Al Khaja
Amnah Ajmal
Executive Vice President, Market Development, EEMEA, Mastercard
General Manager, Operations METAPSA, TikTok
Kinda Ibrahim
Lebanese Political Activist & Lawmaker
Paula Yacoubian
Emirati serial entrepreneur, public speaker and reality TV star
Sara Al Madani
UAE Representative Office Director, Serbian Chamber of Commerce & Industry
Maja Antolovic
Cognitive Psychotherapist, Executive Coach
Elina Landman
Managing Partner, Maven Global Access
Sarah Omolewu
Former Head of Public Affairs, Africa, Middle East & Latin America, Google
Dona Raz Levy
Stephenie Rodriguez
CEO & Founder, WanderSafe.com, Parathlete
Tatiana Saburenkova
Editor-in-Chief, Posta-Magazine
Bibigi Haile
Strategic Advisor & Founder, The Beauvoir Group
COO, Asia Pacific, Japan, Middle East & Africa, IFS
Hoda Mansour
Africa and Middle East HR Director, General Motors
Monica Hernandez-Alarcon
First Female Aerospace Engineer in the GCC and Youngest Aerospace Entrepreneur Developing Rockets
Mishaal Ashemimry
Artist
Mariam Hussein
Director of Corporate Innovation, Chalhoub Group
Nick Vinckier
Serial Entrepreneurs, Co-founders, Advanced eClinical, Externi, Safar NY
Shabnam & Shaghayegh Safarzadeh
Giovanna Carnevali
Executive Director, Master Planning, ROSHN Group
Eng. Maitha Alblooshi
Electronics Engineer, Youth Leader, and Scrum Master, ENBD
Ayesha Mubarak Ali
Fusion-Tech Artist & Creative Director-Forbes under 30
Vice President ME, Nokia
Rima Manna
PhD in XR technologies, Web3 Strategist and Head of Metaverse Fashion Week
Dr. Giovanna Graziosi Casimiro
Professional Negotiator & Inspirational Speaker
Lousin Mehrabi
Financial Empowerment Coach, Owner of Conscious Finance Coaching
Carol Glynn
CEO, ESG Mena
Sal Jafar
Architect, Designer, Founder & CEO, BURO ALL DESIGN
Elena Antonova
Tamara Pupic
Managing Editor, Entrepreneur Middle East
Olga Leffers
Founder & Designer, LEFFERS fashion brand. Founder, Vintage Dream
Dr. Laura Aymerich-Franch
Emerging Tech Behavioral Scientist and Founder, Akazest
Omani scientist, activist, athlete and Reuters' Top 25 women in climate change
Rumaitha Al Busaidi
Journalist & Self Love Influencer
Danae Mercer
Director of Innovation & ESG, AECOM Middle East
Farah Naz
Executive Career Coach & Head of MV Careers, MV Coaching & Consulting
Maria Vitoratos
Co-Founder, StartUp Network Encubay
Avneet Kohli
Serial Entrepreneur & Angel Investor, Founder, F.Force
Ghizlan Guenez
Tala Michel Issa
Senior Reporter, Arabian Business
Lara Varjabedian
Co-Founder, UBQT
Tina Ghafurian
COO, Tips and Toes, Bedashing Beauty Lounges and Juice Beauty Salons – Omorfia Group
TV Host, Dubai One TV – Public Speaking Mentor & Founder, SPKR
Nimi Mehta
Vice President of Network and Cyber Security, Expo City Dubai
Eman Al Awadhi
Chief Brand and Marcomms Officer, IMI
Rania Masri El Khatib
Contemporary Artist and Founder, Al Mezzanine art space
Suzi Fadel Nassif
CEO, Women Choice, Social Innovator, Author, and Influencer
Nezha Alaoui
CEO, YABI
Ambareen Musa
Stephanie Bretonniere
Founder & CEO of WE IMPACT.WORLD
Zachia Kamaliza
Human Resources Officer, Hyatt Centric Jumeirah Dubai
Katja Mülheim
Founding Partner, Prestel & Partner
Human Resources Officer, Hyatt Centric Jumeirah Dubai
Sabinije von Gaffke
Co-founder & CEO, the female factor
Mahdis Gharaei
VP / Head of Enterprise Business, Logitech AMECA
Loubna Imenchal
Global Diversity Equity & Inclusion Partner, Roche Chief Diversity Office
Maysoun Ramadan
Empowering Women: Breaking Barriers, Navigating Tech Trends, and Leading Change
Iphigenia von Moock-Tsipas
Innovation & Fintech Professional
Hannah Roberts
Oxana Shturman
Strategic Development Director, Daigo
Iris Rachel Voskov
Partnership Manager - Apps, TikTok
Samsana Ismail
Head of Communication, Airbus Africa Middle East
Head of Wealth Advisory, Sarwa
Amen Ghebre
Co-founder & CEO, the female factor
Mahdis Gharaei
Web3 Thought Leader and Digital Asset Mentor
Soufia Trabelsi
Host, ROUNDTABLES AREA
Flo Akinbiyi

2024 LEARNING TRACKS

MONEY
LEADERSHIP
BRAND EXPERIENCE
CAREER ADVANCEMENT
SUCCESS
ENTREPRENEURSHIP
HEALTH & WELL-BEING
CREATOR ECONOMY
URBAN PLANNING
FASHION & BEAUTY
TECHNOLOGIES
INDUSTRIAL INNOVATION