Ibrahim Al Mansoori, COO, Khalifa Fund and vice president of INSME
, said: "The 10th INSME
Annual Meeting and Forum is a brainchild of INSME
Commenting on the benefits of the INSME
membership, CS Badrinath, chief executive offiA[degrees] cer, The Zubair Corporation, said, "It is our mission to support small enterprises in Oman to achieve sustainable success, not only in the sultanate but also in regional and global markets.
The Rome-based INSME
Association is engaged in stimulating trans-national cooperation and public-private partnership in the field of innovation and technology transfer to SMEs.
DIT SMEs Forum follows the 5th INSME
Annual Meeting 2009, which will take place today (Monday, April 20).
The DIT SMEs Forum will also host the 5th INSME
Annual Meeting 2009, which will take place on April 21.
This appointment was announced following the visit of senior officials from TechnoPark to China for the 2008 INSME annual meeting, which concluded with a call to promote cross-border cooperation and public and private partnership in the field of innovation and technology transfer to small and medium sized enterprises.
The 2008 INSME annual meeting, held in China from July 1st to July 4th, focused on enhancing SME Innovation and Growth, by increasing capital access.
Speaking about TechnoParkeIUs commitment to the SME community, Hamad Al Hashemi, Managing Director of TechnoPark, said: eIuIt is a matter of great pride and honour to be asked to be a part of the INSME Board of Directors.
DIT, as a member, to host 2009 INSME Annual Meeting in Dubai
The two parties, mandated to encourage technological development via entrepreneurship, will also nurture cooperation agreements between INSME members and companies within TechnoPark.
Hamad Al Hashemi added: C[pounds sterling]As the only Middle Eastern member of INSME, we are proud and honoured to have been chosen to help organize the next Annual Meeting of the INSME Association in Dubai.