The Arab-African Conference & Exhibition on Industrial Products for Businesswomen

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InterContinental CityStars Hotel, Cairo, Egypt
02.11.2016 to 05.11.2016
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Under the Patronage of

H.E. the President of Egypt Abd El Fattah El Sisi

& the League of Arab States



The Arab-African Conference & Exhibition
on Women’s Economic Empowerment through Industrial Development

2nd – 5th November 2016

Intercontinental Citystars Cairo


The Arab Union for Industrial Exports Development (AUIED) and the Arab-African Union for Businesswomen & the Council of Arab Businesswomen cordially invite you to participate in the Arab-African Conference & Exhibition on Industrial Products for Businesswomen to be held in the InterContinental Citystars Cairo on November 2-5, 2016.

The Conference is organized under the patronage of His Excellency the President of Egypt Abdel-Fattah El-Sisi and the Secretary General of League of Arab States.

It presents the role of Arab & African women in enhancing industrial development and aims to support them in business establishment and export oriented industries for Small and Medium Enterprises (SMEs). Among other things, the conference provides technical support, training and banking services such as flexible loans, government support of emerging sectors in the labor market and protection of women from exploitation.

The conference is accompanied by an international exhibition for industrial products produced by Arab and African businesswomen, such as handicrafts, silver, textiles, shoes, furniture etc…The exhibition includes fashion shows by Arab and African designers to reflect developments in the fashion industry in each of the participating countries.

Exhibitors from Arab, African and various countries of the world will participate in the event. B2B meetings between Arab and African businesswomen will be held during the event.



Who should attend?

  • Women Entrepreneurs, NGOs.
  • Representatives from Governments organization, Embassies’ of Arab, African & other countries.
  • partners,  delegates who are  women leaders, successful entrepreneurs, professionals, researchers, consultants, company executives, academicians.
  • Representatives of international organizations and national governments
  • Women’s rights defenders, women’s economic empowerment initiatives , journalists and media etc.

The event is supported by the African Union (AU), United Nations Economic Commission for Africa (UNECA), UNIDO, Arab International Center for Entrepreneurship and Investment (AICEI), Arab Bank for Economic Development in Africa (BADEA), African Development Bank (AFDB) & Islamic Development Bank (IDB) and coordinated with concerning Arab & African women’s organizations.


For registration, please visit

For more information please contact magicx [at]





Ms. Marion Kussmann
(+202) 3 333 8484
(+202) 3 336 8786
marionkussmann [at]

Mrs. Hoda El Mahgoub
(+202) 3 333 8479
(+202) 3 336 8786
hoda.elmahgoub [at]

Mrs. Salma El Sahhar
(+202) 3 333 8478
(+202) 3 336 8786
salma.elsahhar [at]

Ms. Christine George
(+202) 3 333 8454
(+202) 3 336 8786 [at]