Sorbonne University Abu Dhabi International Day & International Women’s Day

Join us in the International Day celebration and enjoy a conference, traditional fashion show, music, songs and folk dance and taste the food from different countries.

Amphitheater Robert de Sorbon

2:30pm: Panel discussion International Women Day
“The Exceptional Journey of pioneer women in the Emirati Society” with

  • Dr. Hessa Lootah, Assistant professor – Emirates University
  • Dr. Muna Al-Bahar, Federal National Council member – Deputy Director of Al Jalila Centre for children- Dubai
  • Nora Al-Hashimi, Artist
  • Mouza Al-Qubaisi, Coach in the training Management, Abu Dhabi police, Ministry of interior
  • Al Saad Al-Menhali, Editor of National Geographic – Arabic magazine & journalist at Al-Ittihad Newspaper
  • Aicha Sultan, Writer and journalist at Al Bayan Newspaper
  • Dr. Silvia Castillo, Head of LEA Department- Sorbonne Abu Dhabi
  • Dr. Sana Abbas, Arabic language lecturer – Sorbonne Abu Dhabi


4:15pm: Opening of the Hispanic Library in Sorbonne Abu Dhabi


From 4:30pm to 6:00pm: Traditional costume show and cultural
performances representing traditional music and dance
6:00pm: Opening of the buffet of traditional dishes

Bookings are closed for this event.