The Abu Dhabi Chamber of Commerce and Industry is organizing Al-Ain Small and Medium Enterprises Forum and Exhibition on 27 – 28 October 2015 at Al-Ain Convention Center in Al-Ain City.
Organizing the forum for the first time in Al-Ain City comes within the Chamber’s strategy to encourage national entrepreneurs in Al-Ain City to practice trade and services and to help them kick-start their own businesses which would contribute towards the realization of Abu Dhabi Economic Vision 2030.
The forum will offer an opportunity for communication between the entities which support small and medium enterprises and the interested entrepreneurs. Besides, it will be an opportunity to showcase the latest products of entrepreneurs and small and medium enterprises in the UAE.
The event will include an exhibition and workshops that will be a podium for communication between the participants and will be an important opportunity to develop the small and medium enterprises sector as well as shed the light on the investment opportunities in Al-Ain City.
On this occasion, His Excellency Helal Mohammed Al-Hameli, Deputy Director General of the Abu Dhabi Chamber, said that it is of the Chamber’s utmost pleasure to organize the Al-Ain SME Forum and Exhibition 2015 in Al-Ain City.
He added that organizing the event comes within the strategy of the Abu Dhabi Chamber which focuses primarily on providing all the means of success for the projects of Emirati entrepreneurs and to establish the culture of creativity and innovation within this vital sector.
“Small and medium enterprises require appropriate care and support to be successful, and this forum represents an important opportunity for participants and attendance to exchange ideas, offer their advice and to provide all the support necessary to launch new projects,” he added, noting that the Al-Ain SME Forum will contribute towards motivating and developing entrepreneurs’ talents in Al-Ain City.
The event will include a number of activities comprising of workshops and open seminars for all participants. These seminars will be an opportunity to view the opinions and ideas of SME’s experts and leaders on a number of related subjects as well as to inform of the reality and future of SME’s sector.
The forum will tackle a number of subjects including the steps and procedures of starting a commercial project, the financial management of small and medium enterprises, marketing and promotion management and the means of funding a project in addition to other subjects that is of interest to owners of small and medium enterprises.
Announcing the organization of the Al-Ain SME Forum and Exhibition received critical acclaim from companies of the private sector and from Emirati entrepreneurs in the Emirate of Abu Dhabi. Many public and private establishments also expressed their desire to support and sponsor the event including Khalifa Fund for Enterprise Development which will be the strategic sponsor; Strata Manufacturing as a founding partner in organizing the forum; National Bank of Abu Dhabi and Al-Ain Diary Farm as silver sponsors; and Gulf Finance Corporation as a partner.