Business Day TV SME Summit2019-08-12T11:26:20+00:00

SME 2020 & BEYOND!

5 March 2020 | The Empire Conference & Events Venue, Johannesburg

The Business Day TV SME Summit is back and provides you – the SME owner and entrepreneur, with smart strategies and practical tools to take your business to the next level!

ABOUT

Tiso Blackstar, publishers of South Africa’s leading business titles, including Business Day, Financial Mail and BusinessLIVE, proudly hosts the annual Business Day TV SME Summit.

This cutting edge conference and exhibition is where South Africa’s leading entrepreneurs and business personalities share their knowledge and insights to help you grow your business and stay ahead of the pack!

WHY ATTEND?

 – Attend the conference for insights into the latest trends and opportunities to take your SME to the next level
 – Meet suppliers at the expo providing everything you need to accelerate your business
 – Network with professionals across the SME, franchising, finance and enterprise development sectors
 – Connect with the experts – get your business ahead of the competition!

THE IMPORTANCE OF A STRONG SME SECTOR

 – SMEs have the advantage of being innovative and incredibly nimble – allowing them to disrupt the bigger players
 – SMEs make fast decisions – a massive advantage when it comes to implementing new technology
 – According to the National Development Plan, 90% of new jobs will be created by SMEs by 2030.
 – Given the huge growth of SMEs, now contributing a massive 42% of GDP, this sector is simply the future!

WHAT TO EXPECT IN 2020

The 2020 Business Day TV SME Summit will bring you up close and personal with South Africa’s leading entrepreneurs and business personalities as we dive into these and other topics:

 – How to harness technology to take your SME to the next level
 – Scaling for growth
 – Smart marketing and sales strategies
 – Funding for success
 – Protecting your IP
 – South African entrepreneurial success stories

Updated programme to follow shortly

PAST SPEAKERS

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Yusuf Randera Rees
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Katlego Maphai
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Steven Cohen
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Roslyn Lavery
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Allon Raiz
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Charles Nortje
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Vika Mpisane
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Mark Forrester
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Arthur Goldstuck
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Graham Mitchell
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Louw Barnardt
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Khosi Tyobeka
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Vishen Pillay
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Nicholas Haralambous
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Phumi Mashigo
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Zipho Sikhakhane
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Beauty Apleni
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Herman Mashaba
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PAST PARTNERS

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2018 Gallery
2017 Gallery

CONTACT US

Exhibitor & Partnership Enquiries

Stephen Horszowski
stephen@tisoblackstar.co.za
082 650 9002

General Enquiries & Ticket Bookings

Tanja du Plessis
duplessist@tisoblackstar.co.za
011 280 3530

The Empire Conference and Events Venue

16 Empire Road, Parktown