2019 Small Business Entrepreneuship Forum2019-12-10T08:06:43+00:00

Theme: “The harmonization of the Entrepreneurship Ecosystem in Cameroon for a sustainable growth”

Why should you attend the SBEC Forum?

  • Open panel discussions on the sustainability and growth of Small and Medium-Sized Enterprises in Cameroon.
  • Big Opportunity for SMEs to Network with national and international stakeholders.
  • Give SMEs the opportunity to exhibit their products and services during and after the Forum, and gain new market outlets for their products and services
  • Discuss the challenges faced by SMEs in Cameroon and share best practices to overcome them.
  • Identify the various promoters of SMEs in Cameroon and the various products and services they offer.
  • Network with Financial Institutions and other funding bodies to finance SMEs of the SBEC network.

One of the SBEC Entrepreneurship training organized by SBEC in Douala – Lewat Hotel

Count Down

Thursday December 12, 2019 at International Crafts Centre (Yaoundé) at 9 AM



Topics Of Panel Discussion

  1. Transformation of Agricultural Produce, a strategic value chain to Agripreneurs;
  2. Marketing and branding for Small and Medium Sized Enterprises/Attracting Customers and Investments;
  3. Access to funding and finances;
  4. The challenges face by women in business.

Who Can Participate?

Small and medium size enterprises;

Banks & Microfinance Institutions;

Farmers & Farming cooperatives

prospective Entrepreneurs;

Business Associations.

SBEC 2019 Forum Programme

  • 08:00 AM - 09:00 AM

    Arrival and registration of participants/ Installation of Exhibitioners.

  • 09:15 AM - 09:40 AM

    -Welcome remarks Introduction of Guests of Honour
    -Speech from guest of honour

  • 09:40 AM - 10:00 AM

    -Presentation of objectives of the Forum
    -Introduction of Panellists and respective topics of discussion.

  • 10:00 AM - 12:40 PM

    -Panel discussion 1
    -Panel discussion 2
    -Panel discussion 3
    -Panel discussion 4

  • 12:40 PM - 1:00 PM

    General Contributions from Participants

  • 1:00 PM - 1:40 PM


  • 1:40 PM - 2:00 PM

    Family photos

  • 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM

    Visit of exhibition stands/ Interviews/ networking

  • 4:00 PM

    Departure of Invited Guests