Hanan Al Sammak: Motivational Speaker
An author, professional speaker and educator with a social media following of over 150 thousand individuals worldwide. After being awarded by His Highness Sheikh Faisal Al Qassimi as one of the most influential personalities and the the voice of community during The Women Empowerment Initiative in 2015 and being featured in leading magazines, newspapers, radio and TV channels like (MBC, Al Arabiya, Dubai TV, Sama Dubai, Al Dhafra TV, Sharjah TV, Al Sharqiya TV, Ajman TV, Oman TV, Pearl FM, Dubai Radio, Noor Dubai, Al Sada Magazine, Al Ousra Magazine, Al Bayan Newspaper, Emarat Newspaper); the former Marketing Executive decided to radically change her lifestyle and career into a full time entrepreneur.
Working in the corporate sector combined with 3 years of expertise in the human society, communication, sales, management and marketing field and participating in hundreds of community initiatives and cultural seminars as the official spokesperson and the voice of society and receiving many certificates of appreciation and honor in Governmental Corporate Exhibitions in the United Arab Emirates, along with working on her speaking, lecturing and writing passion on the side as a freelance, Hanan came to the conclusion that she has to live by example and dedicate her full time and effort to her passion and help as many people as she could. After quitting her highly paid Governmental job came the next transition of her life.
Hanan bravely struck out on her own and Co-Founded a training and consultancy foundation licensed from Mohammed Bin Rashid Establishment for Small and Medium Enterprises. www.heartmasters.ae alongside her mother who happens to be an inspirational speaker and author in addition to being her number one supporter. Both had named their foundation Heart Masters as they believe in the heart being the strongest source for inspiration and positive change.
Since then Hanan is passionate about motivating people, sharing the latest scientific research and knowledge she spent years acquiring in the field of Positive Psychology, helping and inspiring many lives on public stages. Her tailored Positivity and Wellbeing courses allows anyone to upgrade their positive thinking skills and be able to design the life they want as she believes happiness is a choice. Hanan – amongst hundreds others – conducted highly impactful and transformational Wellbeing workshops and training courses at the Ministry of Presidential Affairs in AbuDhabi, Majles Mohammad Bin Zayed for Future Generation which featured leading global thinkers and innovators in the presence of members of the UAE Royal Family and Ministers, H.H The Ruler’s Court, Public Resurrection, Dubai Statistics Center, Dubai Police and hundreds of well-known organizations in the UAE. She also participated as a keynote speaker in The Ramadan Majles of The Ministry of Interior, The Happiness Journey conducted by The Ministry of Happiness for The UAE Government, The Global Social Media Conference in Kuwait, The 6th Wellness Day at Sheikh Khalifa Medical City in AbuDhabi, Eco Club Summit by the Environment Agency, The American University in Dubai, Dubai Sustainable Tourism Awards, Nawah Company, FGB, Ministry of Justice, and Fatima College for Human Sciences Youth Forum.
Besides that, Hanan coaches top executives, managers, individuals in Positive Thinking and wellbeing, Stress Management, Self Confidence, Public Speaking and developing a Success Mindset.
Her first self-help book “HayaTech” was published in 2016 at the Abu Dhabi International Book Fair having sold over 5000 copies in only five months and gaining a lot of recognition in the region aims to instill the concept of positive thinking and success in a motivational step by step theme to help readers live out their fullest potential, uplift their spirits and face day to day challenges with optimism and courage.
Hanan has a large fan base and more than 150 thousand subscribers on Youtube as a Founder of HayaTech show that aims to empower individuals and contribute in bringing positive change to society gaining the love and respect of the audience across the Arab region.
Being a social activist, Hanan has volunteered and participated in several humanitarian causes like the Volunteer Globally 2016 organized by Dubai Cares where she and a group of diverse people had to travel to Africa and build the foundation of a school along with the help of the community. Hanan always believed that having strong sense of giving and responsibility towards others is the reason for her continuous efforts and work creation as well as the drive that feeds her passion. Hanan continues to touch lives and inspire thousands of people worldwide through her self-help blogs, videos, lectures and courses.
Being a graduate from one of the top most diverse universities in the world – The American University in Dubai- as a marketing major, Hanan continuous to travel, educate herself and learn from her favorite experts in the field of Positive Psychology as she believes in being a student for life. She has been a huge fan of Dr. Barbra Fredrickson’s research studies, Dr. Martin Saligman’s insights, Shawn Achor’s positive perspective about life, and Dr. Tal Bin Shahar teachings in Harvard University where she obtained a Diploma with him in Positive Psychology from The WholeBeing institute in the USA.
Also having a life changing trip and traveled abroad to Australia – Byron Bay – where she graduated from a Diploma in Positive Psychology and Wellbeing from The Langley Group Institute. She also obtained a Diploma in Neuro linguistic programing from the American Professional Institute with a license in NLP Coaching accredited from the International Coach Federation taken from the MindBridge Institute.
Hanan is a certified trainer in Human Development from the Canadian Global Center the American Academy for Continuous Education and Cambridge Institute. Hanan works closely with The Ministry of Happiness of the UAE Government and is currently participating on the Live morning show through Noor Dubai Radio Channel within a program called Minutes of Positivity under the umbrella of the National Program of happiness and positivity. Hanan is also a regular guest on the most well know morning show – Sabah ElKheir Ya Arab- in the region on MBC. Hanan has won the confidence of companies, institutions, and individuals all across the region where she believes in simplifying knowledge, the power of inspiration and what comes from the heart reaches the heart. Her mission is to contribute in change and positive influence.
Categories: Moderator, Motivation, Presenter