GLOBALLY ACCLAIMED MEDIA AND SPORTS LEADER, HER EXCELLENCY NOURA AL KAABI, JOINS LINE-UP OF GLOBAL SPEAKERS FOR THE INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE OF SPORTS FOR WOMEN (ICSW) 2017

11 October 2017

UAE Minister of State for Federal National Council Affairs and Chairwoman of Abu Dhabi Media, H.E. Noura Al Kaabi, is the latest high-profile name to be added to the speaker roster for next month’s International Conference of Sports for Women (ICSW). Her Excellency will bring a wealth of expertise as a leader within the fields of government, business, media and sports to the globally acclaimed conference as part of a panel discussion titled “Empowering Women: Sports and Leadership”.

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14-TIME MUAY THAI AND KICKBOXING WORLD CHAMPION JULIE KITCHEN ADDS PUNCH TO SPEAKER LINE-UP FOR THE INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE OF SPORTS FOR WOMEN (ICSW) 2017

4 October 2017

World-renowned “Queen of Muay Thai” Julie Kitchen will be speaking at the International Conference of Sports for Women (ICSW) 2017. Kitchen made a name for herself as one of the most esteemed muay thai and kickboxing fighters in the world in a brilliant career spanning thirteen years. She is the latest speaker to join a line-up of esteemed sports icons, professionals and industry leaders, who will feature in this year’s conference.

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ICSW EXTENDS ‘CALL FOR PAPERS’ SUBMISSION DEADLINE

30 August 2017

The International Conference of Sports for Women (ICSW) provides local and international researchers and students a unique platform to present their research ideas to like-minded industry-leaders and professionals from around the world. The submission deadline for this cornerstone initiative has been extended to 13 September 2017.

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SPECIAL OLYMPICS ICON LORETTA CLAIBORNE AND BEIRUT MARATHON PIONEER MAY EL-KHALIL JOIN STELLAR ICSW LINE-UP

9 August 2017

Loretta Claiborne, who defied perceptions of intellectual disability to become an icon in world sport and a global campaigner for intellectual disability, and May El Khalil, who overcame a debilitating accident and rose through turbulent societal conditions in Lebanon to create one of the region’s most inspiring events, the International Beirut Marathon, will share their inspiring stories with audiences at the UAE capital this November at the ICSW.

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HRH PRINCESS HAYA BINT AL HUSSEIN TO GIVE OPENING KEYNOTE SPEECH AT THE INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE OF SPORTS FOR WOMEN (ICSW) 2017

31 July 2017

HRH Princess Haya Bint Al Hussein wife of HH Sheikh Mohammed Bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice-President and Prime Minister of the UAE and Ruler of Dubai, will give the opening keynote speech at this year’s edition of ICSW. HRH Princess Haya will share Her wealth of experience as an Olympic athlete, member of the International Olympic Committee (IOC), former President of the Fédération Equestre Internationale (FEI) and humanitarian with an audience of sports industry leaders, iconic athletes, students and faculty heads.

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‘THE IRON NUN’ JOINS INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE OF SPORTS FOR WOMEN (ICSW) SPEAKER LINE-UP

24 July 2017

Sister Madonna Buder, the nun who gained worldwide fame as ‘The Iron Nun’ for her iconic participation at a succession of triathlons and Ironmans across the globe, is to join the speaker list for the acclaimed International Conference of Sports for Women (ICSW) this November.

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RAHA MOHARRAK, FIRST SAUDI WOMAN TO CLIMB MOUNT EVEREST, JOINS LINE-UP FOR 4TH INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE OF SPORTS FOR WOMEN (ICSW) IN ABU DHABI

18 June 2017

Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates, Sunday, 18 June 2017: Athlete and adventurer, Raha Moharrak, the first Saudi woman to scale Mount Everest, has been announced as one of the panelists for the forthcoming International Conference of Sports for Women (ICSW), which will be held from 6-7 November at the Abu Dhabi Exhibition Centre (ADNEC) in the UAE capital.

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GROUND-BREAKING INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE OF SPORTS FOR WOMEN (ICSW) TO RETURN TO ABU DHABI FOR FOURTH EDITION ON 6-7 NOVEMBER

22 May 2017

Sporting icons, industry leaders and role models set to grace Abu Dhabi National Exhibition Centre (ADNEC) as the Fatima Bint Mubarak Ladies Sports Academy (FBMA) confirms strategic partnerships with Abu Dhabi Sports Council, Abu Dhabi Media, Health Authority Abu Dhabi and Dolphin Energy.

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