Upcoming SME Events

Better Manage Your Capital and Credit in Challenging Times

Date: Oct 21
Time: 9am to 11am
Venue: SBF Seminar Room 2, Keppel Tower #21-01, 10 Hoe Chiang Road
Fees: Complimentary for SBF members, $15 for non-members

Companies are finding it tougher to manage their working capital and cash flows in the face of a challenging economic climate.

This interactive seminar will feature case studies and in-depth discussions on how SMEs can better optimise credit risk management to make informed decisions and reduce bad debt expenses.

In-Market iAdvisory Workshop: Healthcare and wellness opportunities in Indonesia

Date: Oct 24 to 27
Venue: Jakarta, Indonesia
Fee: $975

This four-day programme is especially designed for Singapore companies to understand the competitive landscape of the healthcare and wellness sector in Indonesia.

The workshop will include modules from experts familiar with how to register and label your products, get products through customs and the right channels to get your products to Indonesian customers.

There will also be site visits to relevant malls with supermarkets and pharmacies selling health and wellness products, distributors and Singapore companies doing business in Indonesia.

For more information, visit www.gevme.com /iadvisory-in-market- workshop-health-and- wellness-in-jakarta-indonesia

Singapore Productivity Conference & Exhibition 2016

Date: Nov 1 and 2
Time: 8.30am to 5pm
Venue: Suntec Singapore, Hall 404
Fee: Free

The Singapore Productivity Conference and Exhibition aims to help companies build capacity and develop capabilities for productivity through innovation, collaboration, technology and people development.

The conference will discuss the challenges companies face in increasing productivity and the strategies for transforming their companies into lean and profitable enterprises.

In line with the national drive to transform the economy, this year's conference will focus on issues such as people development and skills upgrading, technology and automation, partnership and collaboration and innovation management.

The event is organised in conjunction with an exhibition where delegates and visitors will be treated to a showcase of enterprise solutions and technologies boosting productivity.

To find out more about the event and register, visit www.spce.sg

A version of this article appeared in the print edition of The Straits Times on October 12, 2016, with the headline 'Upcoming SME Events'. Print Edition | Subscribe