Global Thinkers convened in 2012 in Amman, Jordan 300 international decision makers to celebrate women leaders in the Middle East, North Africa and beyond. 300 international and local business, political and community leaders are convened in Amman under the Global Thinkers/Global Thinkers Forum umbrella, to support knowledge, innovation and positive change. Audiences attended fascinating debates, speeches and presentations featuring high profile leaders, international media and distinguished guests. The high calibre of delegates facilitated mind-stimulating conversations off-stage while a range of practical workshops supported and guided women and also young students in their careers. The Forum was under the patronage of Her Majesty Queen Rania Al Abdullah who participated in person.
- 6 Keynote speeches
- 6 Panel discussions
- 6 Workshops
- 12 GTF Awards for Excellence
- Better understanding of the importance of Global Thinking
- New partnerships among attending stakeholders
- Important networking opportunities that promote collaboration
How do women leaders empower innovations in business, government, media?
What is the role of entrepreneurship in development, progress, and empowerment?
How have women leaders empowered innovations in their work and how their gender is affecting their career?
Participants blogged about the session disseminating the message to a wide audience, while the event received wide coverage across mainstream media in Jordan and internationally