About the Event

Held under the patronage of His Highness Sheikh Ahmed Bin Saeed Al Maktoum, President of Dubai Civil Aviation Authority, Chairman of Dubai Airports, Chairman and Chief Executive of Emirates Airline and Group and supported by Women In Aviation (Middle East Chapter), the Women in Aviation General Assembly is the annual meeting place for international aviation leaders, female industry role models and hundreds of college and university students looking to join the aviation industry.

As a young and rapidly growing aviation economy, the Middle East is committed to ensuring equal opportunities are provided to women in the sector. The Women in Aviation General Assembly plays a powerful role in bringing the industry together to discuss the challenges and how to overcome them. Featuring a stellar line-up of inspiring speakers, the conference is supported by leading global aviation companies keen to highlight their commitment to improving diversity in the aviation industry.

Women in Aviation Middle East continues to play a pioneering role in bringing the global aviation industry together to discuss how we can empower women and create greater job opportunities for them in the aviation sector, while creating an essential local workforce that will lead future aviation growth in the region.

NEW FEATURES IN 2020

AWARDS - Women In Aviation 2020 will feature, for the first time, an exclusive awards programme, celebrating key women who have helped gender diversity in our industry. For more information on award categories, selection committee or to nominate one of your colleagues for this prestigious recognition, please contact the organisers.

LOYALTY POINTS - Use your participation at Women In Aviation 2020 to earn valuable loyalty points that can be redeemed at future Women in Aviation conferences, regional industry networking events and year round branding on the event website. Every dollar you spend at the 2020 event not only contributes towards supporting this great initiative but also earns you special discounts.

SMART PODS - Discounted smart pods will be available at the 2020 conference exclusively to universities and colleges offering aviation related courses. Pods are fully built and include furniture, lighting and branded fascias. Reach out to over 300 students attending the event each year to promote your courses and enrol students looking to join the industry.

CV DROP OFF - A dedicated CV Drop Off facility will be available at Women In Aviation 2020 allowing young graduates to apply for jobs and internships at the event. The programme will help provide an active pool of CVs for participating airlines, airports, aviation and aerospace entities to select the best candidates for their future requirements.