Dubai Internet City (DIC), the MENA region’s first and most established Information and Communications Technology (ICT) hub, will host TECOM SME Builder on 10 April at Dubai Knowledge Village.
TECOM SME Builder is open to all SMEs and start-ups, and is a gateway to the essential expertise and knowledge needed to accelerate SME business growth. The event provides SMEs and start-ups with direct access to leading industry experts from a wide spectrum of sectors, who will each share their invaluable business knowledge and expertise.
This tri-annual event will bring together eleven experts specialising in various fields, including legal, finance, telecoms, and Smart Innovations, and includes Omar Soudodi, Managing Director of PayFort, Hemal Shah, Manager at McKinsey’s Dubai headquarters, and Shimi Shah, Director, Carousel Solutions Dubai, whose expertise includes investments in early and expansion stage transactions. The keynote speech will be given by Enrico Villa, Director, Abu Dhabi Technology Development Committee (TDC), who is responsible for leading the Enterprise Development & Innovation Unit.
During the event, attendees will have the opportunity to gain one-on-one advice from industry leaders at ‘Expert Speed Table Sessions’, where they are able to ask questions freely, interact with the experts, and hear about key SME and business topics including social media, marketing strategies, employee retention practices and e-Commerce.
Speaking ahead of the event, Ammar Malik, Director of Business Development, Dubai Internet City and Dubai Outsource Zone, said;
“TECOM SME Builder provides an ideal opportunity for start-ups and SMEs to learn from industry gurus about the key skills necessary to set-up and run a successful business. The Expert Table Sessions provide a solid platform to discuss specific challenges, share experiences, and enable SMEs and start-ups to access expert advice to enhance their connections and capabilities. DIC provides a dynamic and engaging environment to its business partners, and by hosting these events, we aim to facilitate synergy between established and emerging talent, as well as provide networking opportunities with inspiring innovators and peers.”
Please follow this link to register for SME Builder: http://www.tecomsmebuilder.ae/register