In a fast changing economic and societal context, what shape should the EU SME policy take during the next EU political cycle?
Europe’s 24 million SMEs are one of its biggest assets to address the accelerated pace of economic and societal challenges. At this conference, BusinessEurope will present an EU SME policy action agenda aimed at boosting SME contribution to growth, jobs and the sustainability agenda. To illustrate the ambitious policy approaches needed, the conference will discuss in particular how to develop future-proof regulation in the digital area, how to enable a fair and vibrant platform economy and how to promote SME internationalisation.
Speakers will include CEOs of European SMEs, representatives from the European Commission, European Parliament, the Danish Business Authority, business federations and other stakeholders.
Tuesday, 19 February 2019 (9.15-12.30 followed by a networking lunch)
Venue: Permanent Representation of the Netherlands to the EU | 4-10, Avenue de Cortenbergh, 1040 Brussels
Deadline for registration: 14 February 2019
Please note that upfront registration is mandatory in order to be granted access to this conference. Registration might be subject to capacity constraints.
Please note that we may take pictures and/or make video and audio recordings at this event, in which you may be featured. By registering to the event, you give the organisers the right to use such material for non-commercial purposes, including the posting of photos and/or videos on our website(s). An attendance list with your name and the organisation you represent will be prepared and distributed on the day of the event.