August 2023, Dubai, United Arab Emirates - Hoof, the home-grown cafe founded by three Emirati friends that share a passion for horses, show jumping and specialty-coffee, will host an intimate discussion with Dr. Suaad Al Shamsi, the first female Emirati aircraft engineer, at its Dubai Mall branch open to the public, in celebration of Emirati Women's Day on August 28th.
In light of this year's Emirati Women's Day theme, “We Collaborate for Tomorrow”, Dr. Suaad will provide guests a detailed glimpse into her journey and distinction of being the pioneering female aircraft engineer in the United Arab Emirates. Dr. Suaad Al Shamsi's remarkable journey as an active and influential member of the Women In Aviation group, a non-profit organization that promotes and supports women pursuing careers in aviation. During the event, Dr. Suaad will delve into her aviation program, 'Top Takeoff,' highlighting its mission to empower young girls and women to pursue careers in the aviation industry. This groundbreaking initiative will serve as an inspiration and an opportunity for women to explore this avenue and break barriers in a traditionally male-dominated field.
Through the intimate discussion, Dr. Suaad Al Shamsi invites all women to Hoof to ignite a spark of motivation within attendees, encouraging them to explore their own passions and connect. Patrons can expect an array of delectable, freshly baked sweet and savory pastries in addition to a diverse range of entertainment options, including a fun word-search puzzle for added enjoyment.
All attendees will receive a specially branded HOOF Tote Bag, with take home coffee sets. They will also receive HOOF branded 7-day affirmation cards, designed to uplift and inspire them throughout the week.
The detailed discussion will be moderated by Habiba Basiony and is open to the public on August 28th from 7:00PM to 9:00PM at the Hoof Café in Dubai Mall and follows a first-come, first-served basis for up to 40 guests. To RSVP, please get in touch at +971547229009.