On Friday, November 29th, 2019, the Belize Trade & Investment Development Services (BELTRAIDE) through its Small Business Development Center, Belize (SBDCBelize) unit will host its 5th Annual National Entrepreneurship Convention (EntreCon) under the team "Engage, Exchange, Empower".
Since its inception, EntreCon which was designed to bring key stakeholders and experts from our international, national and local Entrepreneurial ecosystem, has welcomed over 1,000 participants to share knowledge, best practices, and expertise. The event promotes an entrepreneurial ecosystem that supports engagement, exchange and empowerment in the ever-changing globalized market place.
The one-day convention features key note remarks by Dr. Marcia Brandon, Chief Entrepreneurship Expert/Founder Caribbean Centre of Excellence for Sustainable Livelihoods (CoESL), several panel discussions, an expo of several local businesses and the announcement of the seed capital winners from the 4-month long Female Entrepreneurship Program.
BELTRAIDE once again partners with Galen University and Digi to offer a scholarship to Galen University valued at $30,000.00 to be raffled during the event.
EntreCon 2019 will be held at the Best Western Belize Biltmore Plaza Hotel starting at 8:30am and will be followed by Networking Mixer at 4:30pm.
The public and media are especially invited to attend this event.