Press Release

Under the Patronage of HE Eng. Sultan Al Mansoori, Hawkamah...

Hawkamah announces the dates for 7th Middle East and North Africa Corporate Governance Conference in Dubai

Conference to explore corporate governance as Leadership Excellence Dubai, UAE -...


  • 2022

    Comming soon...
  • 2021

    Comming soon...
  • 2018

    Dubai, UAE Keynote Speakers: HE Mohammed Al Shehhi, Undersecretary for Economic Affairs, Ministry of Economy of the United Arab Emirates Dr Mahmoud Mohieldin, Senior Vice President, World Bank Navigating Transformation and Disruptions: Overcoming Governance Challenges Supported by Diligent and Emirates ID Authority
  • 2017

    Dubai, UAE Keynote: Dr Ashraf Al Sharkwy, Minister for Public Business Sector (Egypt) Professionalising Boards of Directors of SOEs in partnership with the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD) 2nd Meeting of the Global Network of Corporate Governance for State-Owned Enterprises Supported by Bank of Sharjah, DP World and Protiviti
  • 2016

    Dubai, UAE

    Keynote Speaker:  HE Mona al Marri, Vice Chairwoman, UAE Gender Balance Council

    Title:  Corporate Culture:  The Secret Ingredient

    Over 150 participants from all over the GCC

    Exclusive Software partner - Diligent; Gold Sponsors - Grant Thornton and Dubai Islamic Bank; Silver Sponsors- Al Baraka Banking Group, Desert Group, DP World, Emirates NBD, Event Pad; Media Partners - SME Advisor Magazine, AME Info, Saneou al Hadith and Trends Magazine 


  • 2015

    • Dubai, UAE
    • Keynote Address: H. E Mohammed Ahmed Bin Abdul Aziz Al Shehhi, Undersecretary for Economic Affairs – Ministry of Economy, UAE
    • Title: "Creating Value through Governance – The Cases of State & Family Owned Enterprises”
    • Participants over 180 from 12 countries
    • Main sponsors: Protiviti, Boardvantage, BoardPad, DP World, Bank of Sharjah, Diligent Boardbooks, Weil Gotshal & Manges, CSR Arabia, etc…
  • 2014

    • Dubai, UAE
    • Keynote Address: H.E Essa Kazim, Governor & Chairman, DIFC Authority & DIFC Investments
    • Title: "Accountability and Long-Term Sustainability"
    • Participants over 200 from 16 countries
    • Main sponsors: Aseer Company, Mubadala, National Bank of Abu Dhabi, Dubai Islamic Bank, Bank of Sharjah, Dubai Chamber, Boardvantage, CPI Financial
  • 2011

    • Dubai, UAE
    • Under the Patronage of: Ministry of Economy, UAE
    • Title: "Words to Action: The Next Regional Corporate Governance Challenge"
    • Conference Declaration
    • Participants over 250 from 13 countries
    • Main sponsors: Du, Future Pipes Industries, Bank of Sharjah, Bank Muscat, Financial Times, CPI Financial
  • 2010

    • Muscat, Oman
    • In association with Oman Capital Market Authority
    • Title: "A New Leaf: The Growth of Corporate Governance in the Region"
    • Conference Declaration
    • Participants over 350 from 13 countries
    • Main sponsors: Oman International Bank, Bank Muscat, Omantel, Thomson Reuters, CPI Financial
  • 2009

    • Dubai, UAE
    • In partnership with OECD
    • Title: "Emerging Middle East Markets and the Corporate Governance Imperative"
    • Conference Declaration
    • Participants over 150 from 13 countries
    • Main sponsors: ADCB, Bank Muscat, Latham & Watkins
  • 2008

    • Doha, Qatar
    • In association with Qatar Financial Market Authority
    • Title: "Corporate Governance: Is the Region Becoming a Global Player?"
    • Conference Declaration
    • Participants over 200 from 13 countries
    • Main sponsors: Doha Bank, Qatar Financial Regulatory Authority
  • 2007

    • Dubai, UAE
    • In partnership with DIFC Week
    • Title: "Financial Markets and Corporate Governance"
    • Conference Declaration
    • Participants over 400 from 15 countries
    • Main sponsors: Dubai International Financial Centre (DIFC)
  • 2006

    • Dubai, UAE
    • In partnership with OECD
    • Title: "Towards Sound and Efficient Financial Markets and Banking Systems"
    • Conference Declaration
    • Participants over 150 from 13 countries
    • Main sponsors: Mastercard, PWC, Citigroup, EFG Hermes


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