Tawazun will be sponsoring the 60th annual conference of the International Council for Small Business (ICSB), which will takes place from June 6th – 9th, 2015 at the Dubai World Trade center.
The event, hosted by the UAE University, will feature prominent speakers from the UAE and abroad, including Minister of Economy Sultan bin Saeed Al Mansouri.
Saif Mohamed Al Hajri, CEO of Tawazun, said, “Tawazun is keen on supporting knowledge-based activities and supports business development projects across the nation, as it reflects on the overall development plans in the UAE.”
“We are honored to participate in sponsoring this important forum for the International Council for Small Business, which is one of the world’s most influential initiatives that aim to spread and grow best management development practices for entrepreneurs and small businesses,” he added.
He pointed out that it is necessary to support such initiatives as they create, “Competitive environment globally, which in turn helps exchange ideas and experiences to promote the field of innovation, sustainability and growth of the national economy, all through the motivating institutions and entrepreneurs to engage in business sector for the great impact they advocate.”
The International Council for Small Business encourages the knowledge development throughout theoretical and practical fields, and focuses in particular on strategies and policies that has proven to be effective on small businesses and entrepreneurship, which currently has 14 regional branches with members from more than 70 countries, featuring four main specialised groups, which are Businessmen, Academics, Researchers & Consultants and Govt. Policy Makers.