We are pleased to invite you to the 2016 Africa SME roundtable event scheduled to hold in Calabar, Cross River State from May 31st to June 2nd, 2016 with theme: the position of Africa SME’s within the global economy; an approach beyond Oil.
The event is geared at awakening the SME’s in Africa for the necessary growth of African economies.
It may be of importance to mention that about 15 African countries have already registered, 20 African development finance institutions and about 10 global SME funding support institutions, SME experts, angel investors, crowd funders, venture capitalists, franchise agencies etc have indicated interest to attend.
Again, there will be an African Sister-Cities Trade Expo to boost Inter- African Trade, promote bilateral relations and provide platform for business — to—business (B2B) / business — to — government (B2G) opportunities.
Furthermore, it may be of interest to inform that Trade and Finance Ministers, Government Agencies, Entrepreneurs, Academia, Business Membership Organizations, Banks, The African Union and its related bodies are inclined to attend with a view of examining policies, strategies, best solutions and programmes to upgrade African SME’ s and launch them into new growth trajectories.
The Event is scheduled as follows;
Date: 31st May – 2nd June, 2016.
Venue: CBN-EDC Building, Ndidem Usang Iso Road, Calabar.
The programme is endorsed by the World Association for Small and Medium Enterprises (WASME). Partners include CBN South-South EDC and SMEDAN.
For enquiries, visit www.africasmeroundtable.com.ng