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Congratulations Yara Abdallah, Graduate Award for Excellence - Mega/Major Events Industry.

Yara Abdallah, Graduate Award for Excellence, The Event School London

Having studied with us during the pandemic to build on her existing experience, Yara's career has taken her all over the world working on mega/major sporting events and her win is well deserved.

Yara has been recognised for her dedication and commitment to building a sustainable career within the mega/major sports event industry.

In her earlier career, Yara started as a volunteer where she volunteered for the following roles:

👉 PA Announcer (FIFA U-20 World Cup in Egypt)

👉 Media Operations Volunteer (2013 FIFA Confederations Cup Brazil and FIFA 2014 World Cup in Brazil)

👉 NOC / NPC Assistant (International Olympic Committee-2016 Rio Olympics)

👉 Media Center Team Leader (2019 AFCON in Egypt)

👉 Media Pitch Operations (2021 UEFA Nations League Finals, Milan, Italy)

Yara's world travels and mega event experience continued in recent years as she has then worked for the following roles:

👉 Assistant to Chairman of the Communications & TV Broadcasting Committee (Egypt 2021 Men's Handball World Championship)

👉 FIFA Media Officer (FIFA Arab Cup 2021™, Qatar),

👉 Venue Press Officer - Mohammed Bin Zayed Stadium (FIFA Club World Cup UAE 2021, Abu Dhabi)

👉 FIFA Media Services Manager (FIFA World Cup Qatar 2022™)

👉 FIFA Media Officer (FIFA Women's World Cup Australia & New Zealand 2023™)

👉 FIFA Media Hub Editor / Media Ticketing (2023 FIFA Club World Cup Saudi Arabia)

Yara is now preparing for her next role as Venue Media Operations Coordinator at the 2024 EURO in Germany.

🙌 We wish Yara all the best with her career in the sports event industry .🙌

🎓 Yara studied Sports Event Management with Sharifa Wilkinson


🌟 The Event School London Awards for Excellence 2024 🌟


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