The Forbes 30/50 International Women’s Day Summit in Abu Dhabi – An Event that Offers Unparalleled Access to Global Leaders and Female Billionaires

Angelica Kopec

In the heart of Abu Dhabi, an event takes place that stands for women’s empowerment, innovation, and progress worldwide: the Forbes 30/50 International Women’s Day Summit. This remarkable gathering has earned its place as the greatest global assembly of leaders, drawing visionaries, change-makers, and influencers from every corner of the globe. But what makes this summit so extraordinary, and why is it essential for individuals like Angelica Kopec, a Forbes Council 2024 Success Story, to be part of it?

Firstly, let’s delve into what sets the Forbes 30/50 International Women’s Day Summit apart. This summit isn’t just another conference; it brings together a diverse array of leaders—entrepreneurs, activists, policymakers, executives, and more—who share a common goal: to shatter barriers and pave the way for a more inclusive, equitable world. From keynote speeches by trailblazing women to panel discussions tackling pressing issues facing women today, every aspect of the summit is meticulously curated to spark dialogue, foster collaboration, and inspire action. But that’s not the only thing that makes the conference so special.

This Summit gives a commitment to bringing together the most influential voices in the world, providing attendees with a platform to engage, collaborate, and learn from each other. From intimate discussions with industry titans to networking opportunities with policymakers, world-leading businesswomen, celebrities and activists, the Forbes 30/50 Summit offers a level of access that is simply unmatched.

The Summit offers an opportunity to connect intimately, over for 4 full days. From listening to speakers on stage, to sharing a dance with them at the Desert Party, to booking 1:1 meetings with the Brella App – this event genuinely gives individuals an opportunity to share collective intelligence on a level not offered by any other event of its kind. It not only leads to network connections, but genuinely forged friendships that would otherwise be impossible as there are leaders from over 40 countries coming together.

This year’s summit boasted an impressive lineup of attendees, including notable figures such as:

Former First Lady of Canada – Sophie Grégoire Trudeau: Sophie Grégoire Trudeau is a former TV host, author, prominent advocate for gender equality and mental health awareness. She has used her platform to raise awareness for these causes and has been actively involved in initiatives aimed at supporting vulnerable populations and promoting wellness. Her contribution to the Summit was significant and powerful – every woman in the room was captivated every time she spoke.

𝐀𝐦𝐞𝐫𝐢𝐜𝐚’𝐬 𝐟𝐢𝐫𝐬𝐭 𝐁𝐥𝐚𝐜𝐤 𝐟𝐞𝐦𝐚𝐥𝐞 𝐛𝐢𝐥𝐥𝐢𝐨𝐧𝐚𝐢𝐫𝐞, 𝐒𝐡𝐞𝐢𝐥𝐚 𝐉𝐨𝐡𝐧𝐬𝐨𝐧: Johnson first rose to prominence as a co-founder of Black Entertainment Television (BET). Beyond her contributions to the media industry, Sheila Johnson has made significant strides in hospitality and real estate. She has been honored with numerous awards and accolades, including induction into the U.S. Business Hall of Fame and the Cable Television Hall of Fame. Johnson’s unwavering dedication to excellence, coupled with her compassionate leadership, continues to inspire positive change and make a lasting impact on society.

Female Tech Billionaire, #38 on the Forbes’ American Self Made List, COO & President of Cloudflare, Michelle Zatlyn: Michelle’s visionary leadership and strategic acumen have been instrumental in steering Cloudflare to success. Under her guidance, the company has expanded its offerings, introducing innovative solutions to address the evolving challenges of the digital landscape. Beyond her professional endeavors, Michelle is recognized for her advocacy for diversity and inclusion within the tech sector. She actively champions initiatives aimed at empowering women in technology and fostering a more inclusive work culture

Mona Kattan – Founder of Huda Beauty: A significant figure in the beauty industry, known for her role in co-founding Huda Beauty alongside her sister Huda Kattan. Mona has played a pivotal role in the brand’s rapid growth and global success,building Huda Beauty into a multi-million dollar cosmetics empire, renowned for its high-quality products and influential presence in the beauty community.

Shania Twain – Grammy Award-Winning Singer-Songwriter: Shania Twain is one of the best-selling female artists in country music history. With hits like “Man! I Feel Like a Woman!” and “You’re Still the One,” she has captivated audiences around the world and inspired countless women with her music and resilience.

Her Highness AlSayyida Dr. Basma Al Said – Omani Royal and Philanthropist: Her Highness AlSayyida Dr. Basma Al Said is a respected member of the Omani royal family and a passionate advocate for women’s rights and education. Through her charitable work, she has made significant contributions to improving the lives of women and children in Oman and beyond.

Now, let’s turn our attention to why individuals entrepreneurs and leaders should attend this transformative event. Angelica embodies the spirit of innovation, resilience, and leadership that defines the Forbes 30/50 Summit. Not only is this a unique opportunity to connect with like-minded individuals, gain insights from industry experts, and forge partnerships that can propel her to even greater heights of success it allows attendees to serve as a role model and inspiration for the next generation of women leaders.

In the case of Angelica Kopec, her presence not only validates her own achievements but also sends a powerful message to aspiring entrepreneurs and professionals: that with determination, grit, and perseverance, anything is possible. Angelica’s journey from aspiring entrepreneur to Forbes Councils ‘Success Story’2024, is a testament to the power of ambition and hard work—a story that deserves to be shared on a global stage.

In conclusion, the Forbes 30/50 International Women’s Day Summit stands as a testament to the limitless potential of women to drive positive change in the world. By bringing together leaders from diverse backgrounds and industries, the summit fosters collaboration, sparks innovation, and empowers individuals to create a more equitable and inclusive future. For individuals like Angelica Kopec, attending the summit isn’t just an opportunity—it’s a responsibility. It’s a chance to connect, inspire, and lead by example, ensuring that the voices of women continue to be heard and valued on the world stage.