Helping Abu Dhabi SMEs with Digital Transformation

Khalifa Fund’s strategic partnership with Etisalat and Microsoft. Realise your full potential with e-EMPOWER....

Calling all Entrepreneurs! Take Your Business to the Next Level.

Planning to set-up a new online business; need support and essential services or help to reach your full business potential? Then e-EMPOWER is the platform for you!

Etisalat in collaboration with Microsoft and the Khalifa Fund have unveiled an exciting new initiative e-EMPOWER to support Abu Dhabi based SMEs.

The Benefits



Access free bi-weekly awareness services, video that will help you stay ahead of the curve!

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Upgrade your knowledge from the latest trends and best practices via webinars, interviews, courses and more!



Leverage the power of the cloud with cutting-edge digital tools to scale up your business

About Khalifa Fund for Enterprise Development

The Khalifa Fund is an independent, not-for-profit, SME development organisation of the Abu Dhabi Government. Established in 2007, its goal is to encourage innovation, mentor, provide aid and foster an entrepreneurial culture 

With total capital of more than AED 2 billion, covering the UAE and internationally through a network, Khalifa Fund is helping create a vibrant SME ecosystem.

H.E Mohammed Ali Al Shorafa Al Hammadi

H.E. Mohammed Ali Al Shorafa Al Hammadi currently serves as the appointed Chairman of the Abu Dhabi Department of Economic Development (ADDED). Al Shorafa’s wealth of management experience in the private sector, combined with his dynamic leadership and membership of the board of many vital organizations in Abu Dhabi, has contributed to the continuing success of Abu Dhabi’s local economy, in light of his position as a Member of Abu Dhabi's Executive Council in 2019.

Mrs. Mouza Al Nasri


Mrs. Mouza has been an active member in the growth and success of Khalifa Fund. She has been involved in planning and spreading the awareness of entrepreneurship culture in the country, developing strategies and initiatives to foster entrepreneurship, setting up processes and support structures for entrepreneurs and SMEs.

e-EMPOWER overview

Under the Abu Dhabi Inspires programme, e-EMPOWER aims to support, foster, and develop Abu Dhabi-based entrepreneurs with eLearning content, online resources, unique offers, and preferential rates, that will help them adapt and thrive in the new digital economy.

Exclusively by e-EMPOWER

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Exclusive Educational Programs

Learn more, do more with Etisalat’s Online Academy. 

Packed with useful digital workshops, advisory, interviews, courses, and videos from experts, e-Empower’s self-paced learning will help you upskill and upgrade your knowledge. 

SMB Exclusive Webinar Series

With the steadfast support of our excellent partners, we at Etisalat are proud to inaugurate an enriching ensemble of webinar series exclusively for SMBs. These series intend to address expedited digital transformation, accelerate all-vertical digital conversion, along with stimulating your business's true potential to achieve aspired results. 

Broadcasted live every Monday, between 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM (GST), and open to all.

We hope for these series to equip you with vast, actionable guidance and business leadership tips.  

An all-inclusive empowerment series purposed to address expedited digital transformation for SMBs. Explore through the collection of broadcasted webinars to acquire vast, actionable guidance and business leadership tips.

Introduction to Teams

Discover everything you need to know about this chat-based workspace. Find out how to access Teams on different devices, file collaboration and best practices.

Easy Online Meetings

Discover how to schedule and join meetings, so even on the move, you are completely in the loop.

Advanced Features

Deep dive into Teams Uplift your communication with advanced features!

Sell & Service Features

Stay connected, be reachable and have access to all your resources.

Empower Your Teams

Nowadays we need to be reachable on the move. Find out how to access Teams on desktop & mobile. 

Deliver Projects Effectively

Find out how to leverage Microsoft Teams to facilitate communications with employees.