10th & 17th-Sept-2020

Virtual SME

Conference

Theme:
Unlocking SME Potential to increase
Resilience and Excellence in uncertain times.

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Testimonials

SEDC

Conference

Industry leaders talked about issues that affect businesses in the light of this new normal. The panels focused on topics to help SMEs survive and thrive post Covid-19. Talks around Policy implications, market sustainability and digital economy/transformation.
People got to network with industry peers during over the industry specific session.

The Outcome

1. Digital transformation amongst the SMEs
2. Post Covid-19 short, medium, long-term recovery strategies for different sectors
3. Policy interventions to support SMEs

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Who Spoke?

Hon. Betty Maina

Cabinet Secretary
Ministry of Industrialization,
Trade & Enterprise Development

KEY NOTE SPEAKER

Dr. George Njenga

Executive Dean
Strathmore University Business School
OPENING REMARKS

John Gachora

Group Managing Director NCBA

OPENING REMARKS

Anne Wanjiku Mutahi

SME Development and Financial Services

CLOSING REMARKS

Kwame Owino

Institute of Economic Affairs
Policy Implicaitons
PANELIST

Carole Karuga

CEO KEPSA
Market Sustainabilty
PANELIST

Juliana Rotich

Co-Founder, Ushahidi,
BRCK, Boya App
Digital Economy/Transformation
PANELIST

Prof. Ruth N. Kiraka

Professor, Strategy & Entrepreneurship
Strathmore University

Mr. Tirus Mwithiga

Group Director
Retail Banking
NCBA

Martin Mbaya

Faculty
Strathmore University Business School

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Event Schedule

We have a number of exciting sessions lined up for you. Come meet industry leaders. Below is an outline of the events. Toggle between the two dates to see the schedule.