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Tawdheef x Zaheb
19 - 21 November 2024

Abu Dhabi National Exhibition Centre (ADNEC)
Hall 11 & ICC
9:00am - 4:00pm

19 - 21 November 2024|

Abu Dhabi National Exhibition Centre (ADNEC)
Hall 11 & ICC
9:00am - 4:00pm

Under the Patronage of His Excellency Sheikh Nahayan Mabarak Al Nahyan

Cabinet Member and Minister of Tolerance and Coexistence

Tawdheef x Zaheb is more than just a recruitment event – it’s an empowering experience that provides Emiratis with the tools and resources they need for employment and entrepreneurship. We believe in the power of growth and self-discovery and will help you unlock your potential and explore various opportunities.

BREAKING NEWS - Find talented Emirati’s for your business in 2024.

UAE to impose fines on private sector firms that don’t meet enhanced Emiratisation criteria.

We will help you work towards the UAE government mandate of employing Emirati talent in your workforce.

Find talented Emirati’s for your business in 2024

"The Government of Abu Dhabi announced a long-term plan for the transformation of the emirate's economy. The plan includes a greater focus on knowledge-based industries in the future. Inclusive of this strategy is the development of a highly-skilled, highly productive workforce.”

In line with the UAE's Vision 2030, Tawdheef x Zaheb is committed to supporting the career development of Emiratis and boosting their numbers in the workforce. We encourage public and private companies in the UAE to take advantage of the resources available at Tawdheef x Zaheb to further develop their Emiratisation in UAE.


We understand how challenging it is to get a foothold in your career, so we've designed a platform that can help you navigate the modern workforce.


Days of Emirati Empowerment and Networking




Inspirational Speakers


Career-boosting Workshops


Innovative Sponsors & Exhibitors


Panel Discussions

Our people are our priority

“The people of the UAE, and striving to empower them, has always been and continues to be our nation’s top priority. Ensuring our people have everything they need to live fulfilled, comfortable, and happy lives, remains the basis of all our future plans.”

Sheikh Mohammed bin Zayed Al Nahyan, President of the United Arab Emirates


Engage and connect with the next generation of UAE business leaders

Enhance your company's profile and build your brand as a leading company of choice for Emiratis

Exchange knowledge, best practices, and insights on the latest career development initiatives and trends

Access a qualified and diverse pool of UAE Nationals across all industries and sectors

Generate new leads, create growth opportunities, and identify potential business partners

Experience UAE's Business Culture


Be Inspired at the Empowerment Stage

Looking to empower the next generation of Emirati leaders? Take part in Tawdheef x Zaheb's Empowerment Stage! This one-of-a-kind platform is for UAE Nationals wanting to take their career to the next level.

Following last year’s successful event, we have seen a surge in the number of UAE nationals who are keen on taking their professional endeavours to the next level, and to be in line with the UAE’s Vision 2030, we introduced a special feature that connects our visitors with thought leaders, recruitment and career development experts and companies from both the private and public sectors through the Empowerment Stage.

Participants can expect a 3-day curated programme that includes keynote presentations, panel discussions, and workshops that will assist them in developing certain skillsets, understanding the latest programs and supporting schemes to help them excel in their careers, and directly engage with all speakers on best practices, training programmes and recruitment opportunities.

Professional Photobooth

For the first time at Tawdheef x Zaheb, all visitors can have their professional photographs taken for free. We know that your professional image enhances your opportunities in terms of job-seeking, using it for your social media profiles, or networking. Whether you're a job seeker, a visiting student, or a professional looking to update your profile picture, this complimentary service ensures that you present your best self at the event and beyond. First impressions count, and a professional photo can make your online profile stand out, so step right in so that we can capture the best version of you.

The Career Development Event for the UAE Nationals

Featuring expert panel discussions and interactive experiences Tawdheef x Zaheb is the leading Emiratisation programme in UAE that helps you learn, grow, and progress in your professional journey.

Meet Your Emiratisation Goals

Discover the best young Emirati talent and give them the opportunity to pursue a career with your company. With a focus on fostering career development for UAE Nationals, Tawdheef provides an ideal platform for companies to meet and exceed their Emiratisation goals.

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