Kanoo Group backs women’s role in economy
Dubai, March 28, 2011
The Kanoo Group, a Gulf-based multinational group of companies, is organising a lecture in Dubai today (March 28) to expand women’s participation towards a knowledge-based economy.
The lecture to be held at 6:30 pm at Dubai School of Government’s Convention Tower, and will be delivered by Dr Georgeta Vidican, assistant professor, engineering systems and management programme - Masdar Institute of Science and Technology and Noor Ghazal Aswad, research assistant, Masdar Institute of Science and Technology.
Mishal Kanoo, deputy chairman of The Kanoo Group, said: “Our company recognizes the vital importance of women’s economic empowerment as a way to reflect towards the future.”
“Women’s natural inclination towards these fields is encouraged to participate especially for national development as reflected in effective policies and innovative initiatives being done by Dubai School of Government,” he added. – TradeArabia News Service