Interviews with four entrepreneurs participating in the international conference 'Growing SMEs. Connect, Change, Invest ', an event exploring the latest trends in developing, growing and financing Small and Medium Enterprises (SMEs) in emerging markets. The conference - organized by BID Network - took place November 15, 2012 in The Hague (NL).
The interviewees are: German Acevedo (Colombia), Edith Banzi (Tanzania), Sheila S. Vergara (Philippines) and Husni Abu Samrah (Palestine). They explain about their business ideas, share experiences and give advice on how to start and run a business.
The conference 'Growing SMEs' brings together entrepreneurs and experts from emerging markets and the Netherlands in the topics of developing, growing and financing SMEs. Its aim is to facilitate knowledge exchange, networking and learning, hence further paving the way for SME development, which, in turn, leads to sustainable economic growth.
BiD Network’s mission is to contribute to sustainable economic growth in emerging countries through entrepreneurship.