Women's Forum Middle East 2020

Practical Information


Following the Coronavirus outbreak (COVID-19), we have decided with the UAE government that Women’s Forum Middle East will no longer take place on the 7-8 March.
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Gala Reception, March 7th
Louvre Abu Dhabi 
 Saadiyat Cutural District 1,  
Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates Tel: + 971 600 56 55 66
Opening & Plenary Sessions, March 8th
Sorbonne University Abu Dhabi
 Al Reem Island, Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates Tel: + 971 2 656 95 55  

Accessing the Venue & Parking

Shuttles will be available roundtrip from our partner hotel Sofitel Abu Dhabi La Corniche and the Louvre, and from the Sofitel hotel to Sorbonne University. 

If you are arriving by car on March 8th, you may park in the underground parking lot at the Sorbonne University. 


Gala Reception at Louvre Abu Dhabi, evening of March 7: Long Dress / Black Tie OR Traditional Dress 

Meeting at Sorbonne University, March 8: Business Attire

Mosque Visit, March 8th: Business Attire / Abayas will be provided on-site

Our Welcome Desk

Please visit us at the Welcome Desk upon your arrival at Sorbonne University

Mobile Application


Sessions will take place in English or Arabic. 

There will be translations available for English and Arabic.

Hotel Recommendations

For inquiries regarding our hotel offer with Sofitel Abu Dhabi La Corniche, please contact laetitia.marimbert@womens-forum.com

Weather Forecast

March is one of the best months to visit Abu Dhabi as the temperatures will be between 18 and 29 degrees Celsius accompanied by sun. 


See you soon!

 For those of you travelling to Abu Dhabi, we wish you a great trip and look forward to welcoming you all to the Women's Forum Abu Dhabi 2020! 

Do not hesitate to contact delegates@womens-forum.com should you have any questions during the event!