LEWAS - Leadership Excellence for Women Awards & Symposium

27 - 29 October 2020   |   VIRTUAL AWARDS AND SYMPOSIUM

#LEWAS2020  I  27 - 29 October 2020  I  Virtual AWARDS AND symposium

#LEWAS2021  i  14 - 16 september 2021  i  kingdom of bahrain

ABOUT lewas

LEWAS began in 2013 with the objective to Engage, Empower and Elevate women in energy. Since its inception, it has recognized and honoured women who are not only making a mark but are also being an advocate for women empowerment in the Middle East. The platform celebrates women who have consistently pushed boundaries having shown excellence by producing tangible and path-breaking leadership traits, raised the bar for gender diversity, and finding new avenues to address inclusion issues.

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The LEWAS committee members are serious STEM catalysts in energy and complementing sectors. Meet our diverse game-changers!

Reem Al Ghanim

Division Head, Chemicals - HR and Support Services, Saudi Aramco

Ezz Almannai

Director, Planning and Development, National Oil & Gas Authority (NOGA)

Dr. Adhra Al Mawali

Director - Strategic Research Program for Non-Communicable Diseases - The Research Council-Sultanate of Oman, Director - Centre of Studies and Research, Ministry of Health- Oman

Dr. Anissa Sedjerari

Industry and Research Liaison Officer, Innovation & Economic Development Department, KAUST Catalysis Center

Claudia Janse van Rensburg

Account Manager, ART Hydroprocessing

Hanadi Ahmed Al Naif

Head - Equal Opportunities /Private Sector Department , Supreme Council for Women

Dr. Jennifer Shepard

Diversity and Inclusion Specialist, Saudi Aramco

Khulood Alruwaii

Human Resource Director, Baker Hughes

Maram Al Sabbagh

Environment Specialist - Health, Safety and Environment Department, BAPCO

Reem Alotaibi

Senior Civil Engineer, Gulf Petrochemical Industries Company

Dr. Sara Livazovic

Senior Research Specialist, Dow Chemical Co

Zakia Bahjou

Middle East Digital Marketplace Center Leader, Dow Chemical Co

Virtual awards and symposium

This three-day virtual event will revolve around the theme "Resilience Reimagined: Leading People through Change" and is aimed at women, male champions and organizations in the energy sector and beyond who actively look to grow and nurture other women in STEM roles in energy.

2019 Awards Winners

Aram Alyahya

Business Systems Analyst

Saudi Aramco

Dr. Ilham Qattan

Assistant Professor-Medical Molecular Virology

Taibah University

Tasneem Al Sharif

Haradh Unit Supervisor

Saudi Aramco

Reem Al Anbari

Chief Financial Officer

ADNOC - Abu Dhabi National Oil Company

Tariq Al-Thuwaini

Manager Quality Assurance

Kuwait National Petroleum Company (KNPC)

Saudi Aramco

Saudi Aramco

2019 highlights

Chaired by two of the most successful gender diversity leaders, Reem Al Ghanim - Division Head, Chemicals - HR and Support Services, Saudi Aramco and Ezz Almannai - Director, Planning and Development, National Oil & Gas Authority (NOGA), LEWAS 2019 was held from the 14th to the 16th October 2019 at the Bahrain International Exhibition & Convention Centre.

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