[Community Circle] Joining a Board
Online • Dubai • September 13, 2020
Looking to serve on a Board? This month we will be exploring family run businesses and SME unique business dynamics and board structures with our featured guest, Farida El Agamy.
Sunday, September 13, 2020 8:00 PM - 9:00 PM +04
This month's session will be focusing closer on boards governing family run business and SMEs. Our guest speaker will cover the marco- and micro-economic dynamics of family run firms, structures often used and how they approach board set-ups.
About this Community Circle
What does it take to join a Board of Directors? In our world of gender equality, organizations large and small are looking for qualified female candidates to include in vital board roles. If you have aspirations of using your talents to support businesses from the board position, then join this circle and explore what it takes to gain a board position in the UAE. We will discuss possible avenues, possible industry sectors and considerations for success. This group is ideal for those aspiring to join a board and existing board members looking round out skill sets and help support others on the journey.
When: Every 2nd Sunday of the month from 8:00 - 9:00 PM, now extended until November 2020 due to popular demand!
Who: GE Exec and Ellevate Co-President, Kelly Nobles & CEO & Founder of The Hametner Group, Audrey Hametner, will be your hosts.
What is a Community Circle?
Community Circles are a new initiative from Ellevate Dubai launched in April. These virtual sessions will be themed around varied topics and facilitated by members of our leadership team along with members from within the community. The one hour Zoom sessions will allow for open discussion among attendees to learn from each other and lean on each other.
Community Circle FAQ
Do I have to attend every session? While we’d like to establish a consistent group, you are welcome to join as many or as few sessions as you would like.
May I join more than one Community Circle? Absolutely. Join as many as you like.
Is this a webinar? No. The hosts will facilitate conversation around a specific topic, but this a peer discussion.
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