The First Workers Incentives and End of Service Benefits Conference & Exhibition will take place in Dubai in February.
Under the patronage of the Federal Authority for Government Human Resources, the event will be organised by Mondial Dubai LLC, the leading financial advisory firm in the UAE on the subject of ‘severance pay’ strategies.
The gathering on February 26 aims to open a constructive community discussion on the system of end-of-service rewards in the UAE and launch an annual platform to attract experts and stakeholders to present new ideas and perspectives on the current state and the future of end-of-service reward systems within the UAE. The intention is to raise UAE standards to compete with the best global strategies for the attraction of quality employees.
The conference embodies the vision of His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice President, Prime Minister and Ruler of Dubai, to “transform happiness into a lifestyle in the UAE community, and provide happiness for citizens and residents in the country as a lofty goal which the government seeks to attain”.
The conference will review the nature of the relationship between employees and employers in the UAE, and H.E. Dr. Abdulrahman Abdul Mannan Al Awar, Director General of the Federal Authority for Government Human Resources said: “We wish to improve the work environment for Employee Benefits and the rights of employees in the UAE. It is a vital topic for all stakeholders in the UAE and the world. UAE is a regional pioneer in following the best global practices in supporting and providing a strong foundation for a productive and fair business environment. Our goal is to increase productivity to the benefit of employers and employees, and the national economy in general.”
“The Conference on Employment Incentives and Compensation Awards goals are aligned with the Human Resources Strategy of the Federal Government 2017-2021, which revolves around developing and implementing an integrated legislative system to manage, promote and develop human capital in the federal government to achieve global leadership and create happy and motivating work environment for the human capital of the government, and ensure the provision of all administrative services in accordance with the standards of quality and efficiency and transparency, and instilling a culture of innovation in the institutional work environment.
“The First Workers Incentives and End of Service Benefits Conference will contribute in achieving the required balance between the economic and social developments that we are witnessing, including the end of service benefits.”
The event, sponsored by numerous governmental and private institutions involved in the business sectors, will host platforms for trustees, expert houses, pension consulting offices, and asset management consultants.