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[Community Circle] Joining a Board

Online • Dubai • November 8, 2020

Looking to serve on a Board? This will be our culminating circle session on Joining a Board for 2020. We will be sharing a comprehensive summary of take-aways and resources from the last 8 months.

Sunday, November 8, 2020 8:00 PM - 9:00 PM +04


This month we will be wrapping our Joining a Board community circle series for 2020. We will be summarizing of our take-aways and great resources that have been shared by our community and many insightful guest speakers. We'd love to hear what you have learned and your next steps to joining a board.

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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