The banquet which was held at the Armed Forces Officers Club ‘&’ Hotel, Abu Dhabi was attended by H.H. Sheikh Maktoum bin Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Deputy ruler of Dubai, H.H. Sheikh Abdullah bin Salem bin Sultan Al Qasimi, Deputy Ruler of Sharjah, H.H. Sheikh Ammar bin Humaid Al Nuaimi, Crown Prince of Ajman, H.H. Sheikh Mohammed bin Saud bin Saqr Al Qasimi, Crown Prince of Ras al-Khaimah H.H. Sheikh Tahnoun bin Mohammed Al Nahyan, Abu Dhabi Ruler`s Representative in the Eastern Region, H.H. Sheikh Surour bin Mohammed Al Nahyan, H.H Lt. General Sheikh Saif bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Interior, Mohammed bin Bati Al Hamed, Sheikh Nahyan bin Mubarak Al Nahyan, Minister of Higher Education and Scientific Research and Abdullah Al Masood Chairman of the National Advisory Council.
Among those who attended the event included a number of Sheikhs, ministers, key military and civil officials, and Arab and foreign members of diplomatic corps accredited to the UAE.