How To Win all Access Tickets to the SMELink Conference 2022

NAIROBI, Kenya, Apr 5 – Do you want to win a ticket to the SMELink Conference ? There are five ALL ACCESS TICKETS to be won!

All you have to do is register your business on the and you could be one of the winners who get a chance to meet Vusi Thembekwayo LIVE in Nairobi!

The SMELink platform provides an opportunity for SMEs to be in the global spotlight and gain access to cross border business opportunities as well as have a database of resources for technical expertise, financiers, online training, market surveys, knowledge sharing, partnerships amongst others.

“We are opening up opportunities for SMEs to play on a global platform. The platform will provide SMEs with markets, mentors and funding opportunities,” said Patrick Ojil, SME Link International Executive Director.

The SMELink Conference has been organised by the SMELink International in partnership with the SME Founders Association.
The conference, set for April 20 – 23, 2022 brings together all stakeholders in the SME sector in order to equip, empower and enable MSMEs to access business opportunities placing focus on youth and women-owned businesses to participate in business in the continent.
“The Conference is part of our strategic objectives to connect 50 million SMEs to Money, Markets and Mentors by 2027 to foster creation of decent and sustainable jobs and reduction of poverty,”Ojil added.
SMEs attending the conference will also have the pleasure of listening to other notable key speakers including Kris Senanu Chief Enterprise Business Officer, Safaricom, Andia Chakava, Founding Principal of AC AdvisoryDirector at the Graça Machel, Trust and founding Chairperson of New Faces New Voices Kenya chapter, Eric Osiakwan, Managing Partner, Chanzo Capital,Flora Mutahi Founder Melvin Marsh International, Samchi Group CEO Esther Muchemi, Geofrey Odundo CEO Nairobi Securities Exchange, David Osiany Chief Administrative Secretary, Ministry of Industrialization Trade and Enterprise Development as well as James Mureu Micro and Small Business Authority Board Chairman among others.

Tickets are available here

Some of the key topics to be addressed include Intra Africa Trade and the opportunities at the Africa Continental Free Trade Africa (AfCFTA), Thriving Trade Requirements to foster friendly relations with regulators, resilience and recovery from impact of Pandemic, role of technology in scaling businesses, Role of FinTech in turning SME’s into thriving Enterprises among others.

There will also be pitching sessions for SMEs dubbed Rhino’s Den. Those interested should register NOW here

Judges will pick 9 contestants who will pitch at the SME conference. Of these, three lucky finalists will be placed on the Investor Track on the SMELink platform for funding opportunities.