The Pakistan Business Professional Council (PBPC) Abu Dhabi in collaboration with the Pakistan Stock Exchange (PSX) is organizing an informative webinar on Investment Opportunities for Overseas Pakistanis.

The purpose of this webinar is to introduce the Overseas Pakistanis investing in Capital Market in Pakistan and use the facility of the Roshan Digital Account.


Mr. Farrukh Khan
Chief Executive Officer
Pakistan Stock Exchange

Mr. Syed Ahmad Zaidi
Managing Director & Chief Executives
Foundation Securities

Mr. Mohammed Sohail
Chief Executive Officer
Topline Securities Pakistan

Dr. S. Qaiser Anis
President Business Professional Council Abu Dhabi

Mr. Shahid Nadeem
Austria-Pakistan Association



Wednesday, September 8, 2021
3:00 pm (UAE) | 4:00 pm (Pakistan)
Via Zoom
Complimentary to PBPC Abu Dhabi Members and Non-Members
*registration is required

The Pakistan Business Professional Council invites you to a webinar organized by the Canadian Business Council (CBC) Abu Dhabi in collaboration with Dennemeyer is organizing an informative webinar on Trademark Protection in the GCC.

Expert speakers will be presenting the following discussion points:

  • Intellectual Property (IP) – Definition and examples
  • Trademarks – Definition and types
  • Basis of trademark protection
  • Stopping others from using one’s trademark

Dennemeyer has a unique position in the global IP market. The combination of their global IP law firm – Dennemeyer & Associates –, the IP management service provider – Dennemeyer IP Solutions –, Dennemeyer Consulting; as well as their state-of-the-art IP management software – DIAMS iQ – makes them the sole “full-service provider” for global IP management. Their customers benefit from their broad range of expertise – all within one provider.


Yasir Masood
Trademark Lawyer UAE, Dennemeyer Group

Yasir Masood is a Trademark Lawyer who has been active in the field of IP since 2016. After completing his law studies in Germany in 2013 and gaining initial experience in law firms in Germany and England, Yasir joined Dennemeyer’s Dubai office in 2016. He is part of the trademark and legal departments.

Areas of expertise: corporate law, trademarks, copyrights, prosecution and enforcement, IP portfolio management

Jan Wrede
Managing Director UAE, Dennemeyer Group

Jan Wrede, Managing Director of the Dennemeyer Dubai Office is an Intellectual Property attorney who has been active in the field of IP since 1996. Admitted to the bar in Germany and Italy, Jan Wrede practiced IP law between 1996-2013 with two major Italian IP patent & law firms, and, in 2014, he opened the Dennemeyer Dubai Office, focusing on IP in the whole MENA region. He is also a registered Arbitrator with DIFC (Dubai), GCC CAC (Bahrain), KCAC (Kuwait), and SCCA (Saudi Arabia). Between 1999-2008, Jan Wrede was a lecturer at the ETH Zurich Master in IP and still is a frequent speaker at IP conferences and universities.

Areas of expertise: IP portfolio management


The Pakistan Business Professional Council (PBPC) Abu Dhabi invites you to a webinar organized by the Canadian Business Council (CBC) Abu Dhabi in coordination with Albers Business Communication Solutions is organizing an informative webinar on Email Skills and Business Etiquette.

According to Forbes and the Harvard Business Review, people waste 28% of their day on email. That is over two hours a day wasted when they could be doing more productive tasks.

This webinar explains how to write clear and focused emails that cater to your reader. You will learn to write with more empathy so you can cut down unnecessary time on email and get what you need from your reader quickly. You will also learn how to structure an email differently when delivering good news or bad news. It will train you in better business etiquette to improve client and workplace relationships.

This workshop will save you time, energy, and build your reputation as an international communicator. Participants who wish to have more in-depth training are encouraged to enroll in the online course starting September 27 – October 21, 2021.

Talking Points:

By the end of the webinar, participants should understand how to write clear and effective emails that look more professional and readable. Participants are told how to:

  • Address clients from the international community correctly
  • Understand and use the formula for focused and clear subject lines
  • Write polite but direct opening lines that get results
  • Write closing lines that get results faster to speed up communication
  • Deliver bad news politely so the customer understands
  • Understand email etiquette in the workplace

The goal of this webinar is to help participants feel more confident about writing emails and making a positive impression. The webinar, “Email Skills and Business Etiquette” saves you time, builds competence, and promotes better working relationships.

This webinar is participated by:

  • Australian Business Group
  • Canadian Business Council
  • British Business Group Abu Dhabi
  • Pakistan Business Professional Council

Robyn Albers
Director and Lead Trainer
Albers Business Communication Solutions

Robyn Albers has a Masters of Education in TESOL and twenty-four years of experience training employees and university students in the United Arab Emirates, South Korea, Taiwan, and Canada. She has published academic articles on the Scholarship of Teaching and Learning and has won international awards in teaching. Her mission is to help employees write and speak simple, clear, messages to increase confidence and competence in their working environment.


Lina Hussain
Board Director of Canadian Business Council Abu Dhabi
Digital Associate, Brunswick Group

Lina Hussain is a Digital Associate based in Brunswick’s Abu Dhabi office. Since joining in April 2020, she has provided digital communications support across multiple sectors and transactions including healthcare, private equity, finance, arts, M&A, and government services. Prior to joining Brunswick, she worked in a Canadian film and television company managing production budgets and post-production delivery for multi-million-dollar projects, and as a digital content and community manager driving the development, implementation and management of multimedia projects across the MENA region. Lina is a graduate of Screen Production and Journalism from Murdoch University, and speaks English and Arabic.

The Pakistan Business Professional Council’s Ladies Committee cordially invites you to join us in our first online Meena Bazaar.

Group of  Women Entrepreneurs showcasing their products at the virtual event.

  • Bridal Dress Collection
  • Pakistani Clothes & Materials
  • Pakistani food and delicacies
  • Henna Tattoo
  • Islam Art Gallery
Complimentary to PBPC Abu Dhabi Members and Non-Members

The Pakistan Business Professional Council (PBPC) Abu Dhabi is pleased to support the Canadian Business Council (CBC) Abu Dhabi in collaboration with Daimlas is organizing an informative webinar on Connecting Your Artificial Intelligence Aspirations to Business Strategy.

Learning from Airbnb & Uber’s Machine Learning Models to Build Your Startup or Enterprise ML Strategy. 1 hour will save you 1 Year in ML Development.

Discussion Points: 1 hour will save you 1 year in AI/ML development & team building

Key takeaways

  • How to start with specifying the business problem.
  • How to state the problem in the language of business.
  • Explain impact to the bottom line (ROI)
  • Align data with the problem
  • How to Define ML project objectives
  • Steps to acquire & explore data
  • Building lean ML team
  • Think about sources of competitive advantage
  • Session guaranteed to be illuminating & inspiring!

To learn more about the Daimlas, please click here.

This webinar is participated by the following business councils:

  • AmCham Abu Dhabi
  • Australian Business Group
  • British Business Group Abu Dhabi
  • Pakistan Business Professional Council



Joseph Wehbe
Founder and CEO
DAIMLAS (Deliver AI, ML @ Scale)

DAIMLAS, a B2B artificial intelligence services marketplace that won 1st place in MIT’s Challenge (knowledge-economy) & awarded Top 20 most promising young startups by MIT MENA. Joseph is also an ambassador for Stanford’s Women in Data Science in Canada

The Pakistan Business Professional Council (PBPC) Abu Dhabi is pleased to support the Canadian Business Council (CBC) Abu Dhabi is organizing an informative webinar on Moving Forward: A Horizon of Opportunity.

Bringing Awareness and Discovery.

Asking yourself, “What is the Larger Horizon of Opportunity, and How do we want to meet it?”

In this webinar, we will be covering “Human Dynamics” training from an “Ontological Perspective”. What that looks like for You!

Business Consulting / Human Relations / Ontological Coaching Services

  • Leadership Performance with Executives and Teams
  • Organizational Effectiveness
  • Public Relations Mastery
  • Brand, Marketing, and Sales
  • Transforming The Way We Communicate Our Vision!

These programs incorporate both time-tested and cutting-edge methods of business visioning, leadership performance, organizational effectiveness – training and coaching together to meet the specific needs of a client: Awareness for undertaking positive change at the individual, group, and organizational levels; Knowledge sharing – Listening – Conversations that support a culture of Accountability, Results, Trust and other attributes of the desired change.

This webinar is participated by the following business councils:

  • British Business Group Abu Dhabi
  • Canadian Business Council Dubai and Northern Emirates
  • Pakistan Business Professional Council


Wanda Heffern
CEO – Blue Drop Dimensions International Consulting Group

  • Ontological Coaching Programs/Services
  • Executive Coaching > Leadership Performance >
  • Organizational Effectiveness with Business Consultants

A highly skilled, talented, and professional consultant offering over 15 years of diverse experience in utilizing Business Intellect, Strategic Insight, and Dynamic Leadership Skills in facilitation/training, team enhancement with professional and personal coaching. She has a proven track record of developing and delivering programs in professional development (Leadership/Marketing/Career) with organizational effectiveness to individuals and teams to consistently exceed a target. Accredited with The International Coaching Federation. Proven ability to interact effectively with people of diverse nationalities and comfortable working in a multi-cultural environment.

As a Consultant/Ontological Coach, Wanda Heffern works with her clients incorporating an ontological coaching methodology that digs deeply into what they truly care about, their core values personally and professionally.

Participated and facilitated in a variety of seminars/conferences and learning environments enabling me to travel extensively throughout Canada and United States, Central America, Europe, the Middle East (UAE), Indonesia, and Asia which allows me to broaden my perspective of the world and grow into my potential as a Human Being with the taste of Cultural Diversity. As well as contributing to others in their personal and professional expansion

For more information about this webinar and the speaker, please click here.


Join Pakistan Business Professional Council (Abu Dhabi) for a live webinar on “Expo 2020 Dubai Corporate Offers & Updates” in collaboration with the Expo 2020 Team.
Khalid Sharaf
Expo Business Programme Director
Vladimir Dabbah
Head of Domestic Ticket Sales – Sales & Analytics
Event Details:
Wednesday, 18 August 2021
3:00 am (UAE Time)

The Pakistan Business Professional Council Abu Dhabi cordially invites you to a Virtual event to commemorate the 74th Pakistan Independence Day on 14th August 2021.

Let us all take some time to connect with fellow members and their families from different parts of the world to celebrates its Independence Day through the Zoom video conference.

Event Details:

Date: Saturday, 14th August 2021
Time: 5:00 pm – 6:00 pm (UAE Time)
Location: via Zoom

Join the Pakistan Business Professional Council (PBPC) Abu Dhabi for a live webinar in collaboration with the Abu Dhabi Department of Economic Development (ADDED) and Competitiveness Office of Abu Dhabi (COAD).

Objective: To further inform the participants on forming a company in the emirates of Abu Dhabi. This webinar builds on the four webinars conducted by COAD in order to discuss the challenges, international companies are facing in Abu Dhabi.

This webinar is a structured dialogue and rea live presentations of ADDED services and license types as well as on the TAMM platform.


Rabee Salem H. Al Hajeri
Acting Executive Director of Commercial Affairs
Abu Dhabi Department of Economic Development

Ali Abdulla R. Al Zaabi
Chief Trade Licensing Officer
Abu Dhabi Department of Economic Development

Jaafar Alhashmi
Department Director – Dervises Foresight
Abu Dhabi Digital Authority


Stefan Kraxner
Head of Competitiveness Performance Division
Competitiveness Office of Abu Dhabi
Department of Economic Development – Abu Dhabi

Join Pakistan Business Professional Council (Abu Dhabi) for a webinar hosted by Canadian Business Council Abu Dhabi in collaboration with the International Air Transport Association (IATA) on Pandemic Effects on the Travel & Aviation, Recovery, and Health (IATA Travel Pass), together with Canadian Business Council of Dubai and the Northern Emirates and AusBG – Australian Business Group Abu Dhabi

IATA is the trade association for the world’s airlines, representing some 290 airlines or 82% of total air traffic. We support many areas of aviation activity and help formulate industry policy on critical aviation issues.​


Kashif Khalid
Regional Director – Africa & Middle East, IATA
Airports, Passenger, Cargo, Security & Facilitation

Kashif Khalid is currently leading the International Air Transport Association’s (IATA) industry activities and projects in the Middle East & Africa region providing leadership and guidance to Airlines, Airports, ANSP’s, Civil Aviation Authorities, Security Agencies, and Governments to further develop IATA’s mission, projects, and advocacy initiatives. With a core focus on the Airports, Passenger Experience, and Global Facilitation programs.