FoD Q2 2014

Mastering the Boardroom Workshop

DATE: Tuesday & Wednesday 4-5th November 2014

LOCATION: Park Hyatt Hotel, Dubai, UAE

This master program allows participants to develop the skills required to take on more senior roles and enhance their contribution to the board.

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BDI partakes in the 16th Global Edition Economic WIL Forum

Date: Wednesday & Thursday 19-20 November 2014

Location: Meydan Hotel, Dubai, UAE

Speakers include: HE Sultan bin Saeed Al Mansouri, Yang Liu, Mutlaq Al Morished…

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FoD Q2-2014

Foundations of Directorship Workshop

DATE: Monday & Tuesday 8-9th December, 2014

LOCATION: Ritz Carlton, Manama, Bahrain

More than 375 directors from the region have already attended our Foundations’ workshop which is high-impact and exclusive, with participation limited to 20 board directors to ensure a rich dialogue between peers.

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With over 450 members, BDI’s membership is the most influential network of senior board directors in the Gulf. BDI members come from regional flagship corporations, family-owned businesses and government entities.
You are a BDI program alum? Stay connected with your peers by joining one of our reunion events in 2014.

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