Past events

Seven Startup Summit
For the third time in a row, the Sevan Startup Summit will be held on the shores of Armenia's Lake Sevan, from 22-29 July 2018. Among other partners and supporters, the EU, through its EU4Business project for Support to SME Development in Armenia (EU-SMEDA),supports the Startup Armenia Foundation in this highly interactive initiative, which aims to reveal, strengthen and support talented startups...
Building a decisive competitive edge
A workshop on techniques for building a decisive competitive edge in business is being held in Dnipro on 19 July. The workshop is organised by the Dnipro Business Support Centre together with the EBRD as part of the EU4Business initiative. The workshop has been developed to discuss the basic principles of creating a decisive competitive edge. It includes the following issues: - key differences...
Funding for Business
The Lviv Business Support Centre, with the support of the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development under the EU4Business initiative, is organising a two-day workshop on 17-18 July on ‘Funding for Business’. The aim of the workshop is to build up the ability of local SMEs to search for and select available financial instruments for the development of their business. It is aimed at owners...
HACCP training workshop for Ukrainian berry processing enterprises
A two-day training workshop on certification in line with international standards is being organised on 17-18 July for Ukrainian berry producers, as part of the ‘Eastern Partnership: Ready to Trade’ project, funded by the European Union as part of the EU4Business initiative, and implemented by the International Trade Centre (ITC). The ITC, working with the Ukrainian Berries Association, has...
Energy Efficiency in Manufacturing Industry. Basic Level
Engineers, experts and consultants on energy efficiency and energy conservation are invited to Khmelnytsky to take part in a four-day workshop on "Energy Efficiency in Manufacturing Industry. Basic Level". The workshop takes place on 16-19 July, organised by the Khmelnytskyi Business Support Centre with the support of the EBRD and the EU4Business initiative. The deadline for registration is 10...
Lean Production in practice
The Business Support Centre in Rivne is organising a conference on the concept of ‘Lean Production’ on 13 July, with the support of the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD) under the EU4Business initiative. The conference is aimed at participants who have already understood the basic aspects of lean production, and have begun to implement its principles and achieved the first...
Assessment of the condition of berry plantations - the target for the harvest
A workshop for Ukrainian berry producers is being held in Rivne on 12 July, part of a series of events on the organic cultivation of berry crops organised by the EBRD and EU4Business. The workshop on ‘Assessment of the condition of berry plantations - the target for the harvest’ is organised by the Khmelnytskyi Business Support Centre. The series of events on technologies in organic berry...
SBA Public-Private Working Group Yerevan
A meeting of the SBA Public-Private Working Group will take place in Yerevan on 11 July 2018, to l aunch the third cycle of the Small Business Act for Europe (SBA) Assessment, organised by the OECD in the framework of the EU-funded project ‘ EU4Business: From Policies to Action ’. The Small Business Act for Europe is an overarching framework for EU policy on SMEs. It aims to improve the approach...
Engineering Forum-Expo
Armenia’s Vanadzor city will host the second Engineering Forum-Expo that will take place at Vanadzor Technology Centre (VTC) on 7 July, supported by the EU through its EU4Business SMEDA project. The Forum-Expo aims to demonstrate the latest achievements of the engineering sector in Armenia and discuss engineering education and business environment challenges, as well as global developments in the...
SMEs are invited to apply to take part in a workshop in Kramatorsk on 6 July on customs procedures, organised by the Kramatorsk Business Support Centre with support from the EBRD under the EU4Business initiative. The deadline for registration is 29 June. The main purpose of the workshop on ‘Tools for simplification of customs procedures’ is to discuss daily procedures for the preparation of...