Keynote Speakers Details


Dima Jamali /Prof.

the University of Sharjah, UAE

    Prof. Dima Jamali is currently serving as Dean of the College of Business Administration at the University of Sharjah, UAE.

    She has an academic career for over 20 years, primarily at the American University of Beirut (AUB), where she served as tenured professor and associate dean for the Olayan School of Business (OSB) and director for Strategic Partnerships for the University. She made her way fast track through the ranks to full professor in 2010 and endowed Chair in Responsible Leadership in 2014. Prof. Jamali was ranked among top 2% most influential global scholars in the field of sustainability by Stanford University for two years in a row (2020 and 2021) and ranked 30 among the top 100 scientists in the UAE in 2022.

    Starting in 2015, she has founded and served as president and national representative for the UN Global Compact Network Lebanon (GCNL), a network of businesses committed to advancing Sustainability and the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) in Lebanon.