top tech business events uae

Top Tech and Business Events in the UAE That You Should Not Miss

Once a small pearl trading center in the desert, the UAE has come a long way to become the up and coming startup hub in the Middle East and home to the top tech and business events in the region. Global corporations, budding entrepreneurs, and…
Flyer for January 2018 Womena Webinar on Branding

Womena Webinar: Brands - Half Identity / Half Human

**Update: Download the powerpoint slides from the webinar here.** Womena is kicking off the new year with a topic that is relevant to every startup: Branding.  We are excited to be joined by Zohare Haider, Founder of Digital Street,…
Jingru Ma

Student Entrepreneur Profile: Jingru Ma

Hello, my name is Jingru Ma. I am an entrepreneur from China and currently enrolled as a student majoring in Finance and Banking at UAE University. I love to learn new things and be creative in life. Since I was young, I thought that I might…
Future Founders and Future Funders Programs at Zayed University

Womena Year In Review 2017

2017 has been a busy year for Womena. To cap it off, here are some of the highlights that made it a huge success! Thank you for being part of it.
MENA Bossladies

Recap: #BossladiesBreakfast Cairo

According to Arabnet, Egypt has a small but fierce community of female founders, with women making up only 7% of Egyptian founders. In order to meet these bossladies, and in partnership with Riseup and MO4, Womena hosted our signature #BossladiesBreakfast…

Womena Webinar: Valuation

You are invited to join us for our first Bossladies Webinar Wednesday! The event is free of charge. Womena's very own Nermine Chatila, Investment Manager will be discussing approaches to reaching a valuation and factors that impact…
Junior Video Content Editor

Hiring: Junior Video Content Editor

Womena is rolling out a new strategy next year and we are looking for a smart and creative problem solver to join our team as a Junior Video Content Editor. In the role, you’ll have the opportunity to empower women, develop the Middle…
BossladiesLegal Womena Latham Watkins

BossladiesLegal with Latham & Watkins 

Womena in partnership with Latham & Watkins LLP hosted BossladiesLegal on November 27. Eighteen female entrepreneurs from across Dubai received legal consultations from lawyers at Latham & Watkins LLP, on questions related to opening…
Future Founders and Future Funders Programs at Zayed University

Future Founders and Future Funders Programmes Empower Emirati Students

At this time female founders comprise just 14% of MENA entrepreneurs and 10% of Emirati entrepreneurs. As part of the MENA’s angel investing and entrepreneurial community, Womena believes that Emirati women have an important role to play…