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Abu Dhabi to host headlines at second annual Forbes 30/50 Summit


Hillary Rodham Clinton speaks at an event.file photo

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The Abu Dhabi Department of Culture and Tourism (DCT Abu Dhabi) will host the second Forbes 30/50 Intergenerational Summit to celebrate International Women’s Day.

The highly anticipated event, taking place March 7-10, will address key women’s issues and feature thought-provoking sessions led by some of the world’s most influential women.

Key themes of the four-day event include mentoring, collaboration and innovation. From under-30 and over-50 honorees to world policy and business leaders, attendees will work together to make connections and build world-changing alliances.

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Malala Yousafzai

One of the safest cities in the world for women, the summit spans some of the most iconic locations including Qasr Al Watan, Saadiyat Island and the Louvre Abu Dhabi.

It will also serve as a backdrop to highlight the city’s efforts to create an environment that empowers all.

Confirmed speakers for this year’s summit include:

Hillary Rodham Clinton, Former US Secretary of State, Senator, First Lady, Lawyer, Author and Activist Reem Bint Ebrahim Al Hashimy, UAE Cabinet Member and Minister of State for International Cooperation Malala Yousafzai, Co-Founder of Malala Fund, Jessica Alba, Actress and Founder & Chief Creative Officer, The Honest Company, Ayesha Curry, Founder & CEO, Sweet July, Amna Al Qubasi, Formula Driver, Catherine O’Hara, Emmy Award Winning Actress & Writer, Misty Copeland, Ballet Actor, author and philanthropist.

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