OPIC’s Enterprise Development Network and U.S. Agency for International Development have engaged Moody’s Analytics to train business consultants in eastern Africa.
During the days previous to the event, OPIC-EDN will provide finance trainings where participants will broaden their skills in preparing loan and investment proposals for lenders and equity investors, as well as applying for OPIC Financing and Political Risk Insurance.
The Growing SMEs forum gathers well-known experts to exchange knowledge, ideas and latest trends in SME growth and finance.
All participants take part in presentations by national and international specialists, breakout sessions, workshops, panel discussions with entrepreneurs, financiers and experts.
The particularities and the opportunities of Eastern Africa and host country Rwanda will be highlighted.
Program Day 1
Over 20 pre-selected and trained high growth entrepreneurs from emerging markets including Kenya, Tanzania, Uganda, Rwanda, Burundi, Liberia, Kosovo and Palestine will be invited to network and present their companies to investors and peers.
New and existing investors from the region, the continent and abroad will have the opportunity to meet promising entrepreneurs, and to network with other like-minded regional and international financiers.
Program Day 2