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Small and Medium Enterprises: Understanding the ecosystem

Gain exclusive insights from key industry stalwarts, access tailor-made, bespoke content as well as benefit from the unique opportunity to network and stand out amongst your peers.

Our programme for 2022 will tackle major industry grievances and offer practical solutions across key topics like accessing finance, adoption of technology, governance, compliance, branding, communications and so much more.


SME Insights Forum: Nurturing Innovation

The SME Insights Forum returns on to explore the outlook for SMEs in the GCC. 

28th September 2022

The SME Insights Forum IV

Our fourth and final SME Insights Forum will expand on the market outlook for SMEs in the region in 2023 and examine ongoing, persistent challenges across cashflow, entrepreneurship, scaling your business  together with the ease of setting up and conducting business in the UAE.

22 November 2022 


The SME Insights Forum: A Roadmap for Success

This series aim at connecting the burgeoning SME sector in the region with a wide spectrum of relevant topics that explore current business opportunities and allow business to identify and navigate challenges that they are likely to face. 

2 Hours

The SME Insights Forum: Setting up in the UAE

The UAE is fast becoming a global hub to set up a lucrative business; and its free zones offer some of the best opportunities for entrepreneurs. This focused conversation is designed to explore the opportunities and set up for companies looking to expand into the UAE.

2 Hours


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