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6th Annual SME Conference and Expo


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  • Our Theme for 2018 is enhancing SME sustainability through innovation

Conference Objectives

  • To enhance business linkages and networking among Small and Medium Enterprises(SMEs)
  • To assist SMEs identify and exploit various opportunities available in the market
  • Enhancing the competitiveness of SMEs through innovation
  • To facilitate development of socially responsible entrepreneurs of high integrity


  • SME Positioning in the Big 4 Agenda
  • Emerging technologies that drive the SME’s future

Conference Design

The Conference starts at 8.00am with welcome and Key note speeches from the University representatives. Followed by a high-level panel discussions and question.

Then the Key note speech from an expert with industry knowledge and experience. After lunch the Entrepreneurs will be assisted to have a one-hour guided networking session then proceed for the exhibitions until 6.30 pm both days.

The conference shall take place in the University main Auditorium while the exhibitions will take place at the University Graduation square.

Both Corporates as well as SMEs will be exhibiting. We target to have 50 exhibitors which shall have a mix of SMEs and corporates which provide solutions to SMEs.

Conference Entry Criteria

  • The Delegates (SMEs) shall pay an entry fee of Kshs 3,000 which will cater for the two days meals.
  • Exhibition tent for SMEs will be provided at a cost of Kshs 20,000
  • Exhibition tent for  Corporates shall be provided at a cost of Kshs 50,000.

Our Targeted delegates/SMEs come from Kenya, Uganda, Tanzania and Rwanda.

Key Speakers

  • Zeph Mbugua:
    Mr. Zephaniah Gitau Mbugua, also known as Zeph, is the Founder at Abcon Group of Companies and serves as its Chief Executive Officer
  • Zioka Waita – Chief of Staff and Head of Presidential delivery Unit


For more information, contact us via email at or Reach us by phone at +254 (0) 754 478 735 or +254  (0) 726 725 557.

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Key Details

Dates: 6th – 7th September 2018

Time: 8:00 am – 6:30 pm

MPESA Paybill: 400222 | Account Name: 1059#1003

Venue: Strathmore University, Ole Sangale Road, Nairobi, Kenya

Delegate: Kshs. 3, 000 (per person – 2 days)

Entrepreneurs Exhibition: Kshs. 20, 000 (2 days)

Corporate Exhibition: Kshs. 50, 000 (2 days)

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