ABOUT SME CONFERENCE

The Global Business Roundtable is committed to assisting its members and fellow Entrepreneurs to achieve their business goals thus the partnership between GBR and Small Business Development Department to host the Small and Medium Enterprises Exhibitions & Workshops program. We aim to educate, transform, inspire, and motivate aspiring entrepreneurs by facilitating a platform that addresses everyday challenges faced by Small and Medium Enterprises.

 

The SME Exhibitions & Workshops offers Small and Medium Enterprises leadership-development programs, entrepreneurs networking sessions, business owner educational opportunities, among other resources designed for business growth.

 

The Global Business Roundtable urges all business owners and entrepreneurs to participate in the Small and Medium Enterprises Exhibitions and Workshops to gain new insights to build their areas of interest and to expand their business network through the platform.

Small Business Workshops

The Small Business Workshops hosted by the Small Business Development Department (RSA Government Department) is among the most prominent highlights of the SME Conference.

 

Our goal is to assist Individuals, SMEs, Businesses, or Governments in forging strategic business partnerships and networking opportunities with Large Corporations and Funders to spur the development of SME’s which will ultimately contribute to the wealth of the African Continent and the globe.

 

The The Small Business Workshops allows Business Matching Sessions which acts as a platform for the African SME’s to learn from the participating Large Corporations and Organisations on what it takes to become  global supplier.

 

Intra-Africa Roundtables are interested in these projects:

Energy, Health, Agriculture, ICT, Transportation, Education. Mining, Climate Change and Intellectual Properties.

BUSINESS MATCH MAKING REQUEST

Individuals, SMEs, Businesses, or Governments keen for appointments with potential lenders, investors / partners should kindly submit the 10 points project status information below:

  • Project title; contracting authority;
  • Focal contact unit and person of the contracting authority ;
  • Project location; Summary project description;
  • Project benefits;
  • Applicable scope of activities to be entrusted the private partner;
  • Estimated project cost;
  • Related project(s);
  • Enumeration / Type of partnership envisaged (taxpayers or partnership contract on public financing / sales to end-users);
  • Progress – studies ready; and Next step(s).

PARTICIPATING GOVERNMENT AGENCIES

GBR Exhibitions provide a unique opportunity for companies of all sizes, sectors and industries to showcase their products and services as they  develop new networks and share experiences and identify mutual opportunities for growth and success around the globe.

 

The SME Conference is about global, regional collaboration and growth for all industries within in the SME Sector. Its extensive technical program and workshops provide the perfact platform to Earn Professional Development Hours as you partake in innovative and industry leading technical sessions with like-minded professionals in an open environment.

 

Attending the GBR and Small Business Development Department SME Conference will provide you with the opportunity to take away valuable ideas and insight that can be put into practice at your organization for immediate change and growth.

FIVE TOP REASONS TO ATTEND

  • EXCLUSIVE ACCESS
    Gain exclusive access to the brilliant minds in the SME industry. Learn from industry experts and develop new perspectives on topics that impact the industry.
  • NETWORKING OPPORTUNITIES
    Network with hundreds of prominent people at our luncheons, sessions and refreshment breaks. Don’t forget your business cards!
  • EDUCATIONAL OPPORTUNITIES
    Participate in our workshop sessions covering a wide range of topics.
  • CULTURAL EXPERIENCE
    The Global reach of SME creates a culturally diverse conference that brings professionals together to explore the latest trends and topics on a global scale.
  • REAL VALUE
    Attending the SME Conference provides you with the opportunity to take away valuable ideas and insight that can be put into practice at your organization.

THE PLATFORM FOR GOVERNMENT BUSINESS, INVESTORS AND FINANCIERS

  • Interventions for Processing Africa’s Resources.
  • Self-sufficiency initiatives in Food Production.
  • Infrastructural Development.
  • Renewable Energy Solutions.
  • Employment and Migration Resolutions.
  • Africa’s role in Industrialization and Beneficiation.

Enquiries

Exhibitions Enquiries
Cisca Adamson
cisca@globalbusinessroundtable.com

Congress Enquiries 
Thato Mashao
thato@globalbusinessroundtable.com

phone numbers

Delegate Contact
Josey Segoa
+27 11 242 8012

Speaker Contact
Tshego Mokgatle
+27 11 242 8004

office address

85 Central Road
Houghton Estate
Johannesburg
Gauteng
South Africa

Postal Address

P.O. Box 859
Melrose Arch
2079
South Africa