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19/02/2014 - 10th INSME Annual Meeting - Investing in Innovation: Building a Sustainable Knowledge-based Economy

The 10th INSME Annual Meeting on “Investing in Innovation: Building a Sustainable Knowledge-based Economy” will take place at Abu Dhabi from the 18th to the 20th of March, co-organized by Khalifa Fund for Enterprise Development (INSME Vice-President).

INSME, the International Network for Small and Medium Enterprises celebrates its 10th anniversary. Since 2004 the Network is promoting innovation, with the aim to facilitate the dialogue and the cooperation among public and private actors.

The 10th INSME Annual meeting will be a unique opportunity to network with relevant stakeholders, such as policy makers, financial actors, entrepreneurs, representatives from industries and universities, to share best practices in the field of innovation, to advance in the development of a sustainable knowledge-based economy and to discuss all relevant topics related with the innovation. Furthermore, the INSME Annual Meeting will be the right place to identify potential partners, clients, investors for future business activities or to market services, projects and ideas.

The International Conference, on the 19th of March, will be the occasion for members and International delegates to benefit from the expertise of high-level speakers, including representatives from OECD, Google, Larta Institute and Virgin Unite Mentors.


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