One of our Bulgarian partners (http://ubclubs.eu), the Association of Small and Medium Businesses – United Business Clubs (UBC), organizes an “International Meeting of Small and Medium Businesses – conferences, exhibition, networking and sports events.” The event will be held from 23 to 27 September in the beautiful Bulgarian Black Sea resort Golden Sands, Hotel ” Melia Grand Hermitage ***** ” with the support of the European Small Businesses Alliance (ESBA) – an organization with a membership base of over 1 million companies from 35 European countries.
The idea of UBC is to turn this meeting into a kind of team and entrepreneurship building. Such meetings will be held at least once a year. UBC and ESBA promise this event to create unforgettable moments, beneficial knowledge, incredible experiences, new friendships and additional income streams.
During the meeting will be conducted 3-day exhibition, networking, two conferences, sports tournaments: tennis, mini football, darts and volleyball. There will be prizes for both sporting events and the exhibition. Exhibitors will compete in the categories: Best product (service); start-up business; female business; Young Entrepreneur (-25 years) ; entrepreneur, startup business age 55 + .
Warning: sports tournaments are for amateur business representatives only. Although a money prize is provided, please do not take it too seriously – the goal is to have fun and make friends!
For trade show, over 300 counters will be available in a very pleasant environment and at attractive prices. At this stage, their interest in participating in the exhibition are shown many companies producers and traders from different areas of the economy: tourism, clothing industry, food industry (mainly dairy and meat production, wine, canned and frozen fruits and vegetables and more), manufacturers of toilet paper and paper towels, detergents, household plastic products, advertising , consulting and brokerage services, transport and forwarding, courier services, logistics and others.
The topics of the conference are:
1. ” International cooperation of small and medium-sized firms – co-financing, participation in joint projects, exchange of experience, environment, innovation and technology. International Cluster of the future – taking off, development, competitiveness and funding (EU funds for clusters) ”
2. ” Banking and alternative financing for SMEs. ( Banks with a serious reduction in its lending to SMEs. ) Small businesses negotiation with banks and big capital. Small businesses unions to help themselves. ”
All attendees will have the opportunity to enjoy the organized Masked Ball and live musical and artistic program in the Gala evening.
Partner participants will organize interesting excursions and shopping. The organizers have secured very attractive prices for the accommodation of all participants and guests at the luxurious Melia Grand Hermitage ***** on all inclusive basis, with a potential to assist in the purchase of airline tickets and transfers from airport to hotel and back.
Main presentation languages : Bulgarian, English
Optional working languages: Russian, German, French, Italian, Romanian
Expected number of participants: about 1500-2000 people (from Bulgaria, Turkey, Greece, Romania, Moldova, Ukraine, Russia, Belarus, Georgia, Armenia , Uzbekistan , Kazakhstan , Poland, Estonia , Lithuania, Latvia, Sweden , Norway, Denmark , Britain, Ireland, France, Holland, Belgium, Switzerland, Germany, Austria, Croatia, Slovenia, Slovakia, Czech Republic, Hungary, Serbia, Montenegro, Albania, Macedonia, Bosnia, Italy, Spain, Gibraltar, Cyprus, North Cyprus, Malta, Israel)
Expected number of visitors to the exhibition and tournaments – more than 5000 people.
All applications for participation have to be made no later than June 30, 2014 (firstname.lastname@example.org)