Where: Shangri – La hotel, Dubai

Al Najoom room is confirmed from 3 pm – 7 pm.

When: 23 March 2018

What: MENA Research Challenge – Runner Up

  • MENA societies send 2nd place teams to a MENA Runners Up Challenge.
  • Using Research Challenge platform for engagement with universities, students, employers, and bringing the academic and practical world together, strengthening CFA brand.
  • First competition run in Dubai in April 2017 where runner up teams from 4 Societies (Emirates, Jordan, Bahrain and Egypt) met to compete at the regional level.
  • 2018: 2nd edition is planned for 23rd March with 9 Societies sending their teams, and a special invite to CFA Society Cyprus.


1 CFA Society Emirates
2 CFA Society Saudi Arabia
3 CFA Society Bahrain
4 CFA Society Egypt
5 CFA Society Lebanon
6 CFA Society Kuwait
7 CFA Society Doha
8 CFA Society Jordan
9 Oman
10 CFA Society Cyprus

University of Sharjah team representing the U.A.E.

Ahmad Awwad, Ted,  Ibrahim Abdelkhaleq,  BaderElddine Al-Sarawan, Belal Ghassan,  Huda Al-Dajani and the Dean of Business at U of S “Prof Molyneux”!