23 - 26 November 2020

Meet the 2019 judges

Official Judges Day Supporter:     


Dr. Shetha Alzubaidi
Chief Executive Officer & Partner
Brookson Project Management

Hanane Arif
Chair WEP's Local Network UAE

Cynthia Corby
ME Audit Director of Operations

Hasim El Masir
Urban Planning Engineer
Abu Dhabi Housing Authority

Joe Tabet
Managing Director

They will be judging the following categories

Woman in Leadership

Award to a senior female professional who has displayed exceptional leadership skills, mentored teams and contributed positively to the industry.

Next-Gen Woman

Award to an enthusiastic female professional who has gone above and beyond in her role, is inspiring to others and a future industry icon.

Company Championing Inclusion & Diversity

Award to a company who has raised the bar with new activities and initiatives and set an example cultivating an inclusive atmosphere at the workplace.

Look back at the 2018 winners

Woman in Leadership of the Year

Suad Khawaja
Dubai Area Manager

Next-Gen Women of the Year

Suheir Ismail
Geotechnical Engineer
W.S. Atkins and Partners

Next-Gen Women of the Year

Jovana Lukac
Structural Engineer
Robert Bird Group


2018 Highlights

2018 marked the launch of the first Women in Construction Forum & Awards, as part of The Big 5. You too can be a part of the change and help revolutionize gender equality in construction by submitting your nominations into this year's awards.