Upcoming SME events

iAdvisory Seminar: Doing Business in Egypt

Date: July 21

Time: 1.30pm to 5.30pm

Venue: IE Office - Little Red Dot Seminar Room, 230 Victoria Street, Bugis Junction Office Tower, Level 10

Fee: $40

Egypt has an abundance of business opportunities. Its young population, large consumer market, healthy tourism industry, abundant natural resources and plentiful manpower make it a market with a lot of potential.

With political stability returning and stock markets rising, Egypt is ready for growth and economic prosperity.

This seminar looks to provide insights into the latest market trends in Egypt, share business practices and highlight opportunities there.

To register or find out more, visit www.gevme.com/iadvisory-seminar-doing-business-in-egypt

iAdvisory Seminar: Going Global with Innovation

Date: July 28

Time: 9.30am to 6pm

Venue: One Farrer Hotel & Spa, 1 Farrer Park Station Road

Fee: $250

This is a one-day conference designed to provide an understanding of innovation, featuring speakers such as renowned futurist Mike Walsh, who will talk about global trends and strategies for innovation.

Participants will also gain insights into how to develop business models and how to harness data and marketing and human resources.

To find out more, visit iesingapore.gov.sg/innovate.

To register, visit www.gevme.com/iadvisory-seminar-flagship-going-global-with-innovation/?promo=STINNOVATE.

Startup Summit 2016: Turbo Boost

Date: July 28

Time: 9am to 4.30pm

Venue: Devan Nair Institute for Employment and Employability, 80 Jurong East Street 21

Fee: $60 per delegate or $150 for a group ticket for three delegates

The 8th Startup Summit is a full-day conference where start-up owners, entrepreneur-enabling agencies, private providers, government agencies and other supporting organisations meet up to share information and network.

This year's summit will focus on formulas and tools for entrepreneurs to give their business a boost in the Singapore start-up community's most momentous period yet.

Participants will engage in a dialogue on critical areas such as working capital, innovation and going digital.

To register or find out more about the event, go to www.dpgroup.com.sg/startupsummit

You can also call 6829-9800 or e-mail events@dpgroup.com.sg

A version of this article appeared in the print edition of The Straits Times on June 22, 2016, with the headline 'Upcoming SME events'. Print Edition | Subscribe