Senaat sponsors 8th edition of the Sheikh Zayed heritage festival


SENAAT, one of the largest industrial investment holding companies in the UAE, announced its support to the 8th edition of Sheikh Zayed Heritage Festival, one of the largest and most celebrated cultural festivals in Abu Dhabi.

In line with its strong tradition of social responsibility and ahead of the Year of Zayed 2018, SENAAT will participate as a Gold Sponsor for the fourth consecutive year. Held under the patronage of His Highness Sheikh Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan, President of the UAE, the Festival is an annual event established to honor UAE’s founding father, late Sheikh Zayed bin Sultan Al Nahyan for his pivotal role in preserving the nation’s proud history as a gateway to the future.

It will take place from December 1st , 2017 to January 27th, 2018 at Al Wathba. Under the theme ‘Where World Cultures Meet’, the festival will celebrate the UAE’s cultural inheritance and the rich diversity of its traditions through live cultural performances, horse shows, date and classic car exhibitions, funfair, cooking classes and traditional crafts from the UAE and around the world.

H.E. Eng. Jamal Salem Al Dhaheri, CEO of SENAAT, said: “SENAAT’s support to Sheikh Zayed Heritage Festival reflects our dedication to upholding the deep-rooted values, principles, and traditions gifted to us by the Founding Father, late Sheikh Zayed bin Sultan Al Nahyan. Inspired by the Zayed school of leadership and management, the nation has secured a prominent status among the most progressive, prosperous and stable countries in the world.

Fostering our national heritage with a sense of belonging is key to continue this path with great pride and optimism. As a leading UAE industrial company, SENAAT’s contribution to the country’s socio-economic development is driven by this responsibility towards building a progressive society for the benefit of all.”

“As we step into the year 2018, SENAAT eagerly looks forward to marking 100 years since the birth of our Founding Father, with a commitment to spreading his glorious human and cultural legacy. We will continue contributing to Abu Dhabi’s efforts to achieve all-inclusive growth for its people inspired by his noble values and principles,” Eng. Jamal added.