SME HUB Caravan continues its journey across Serbia

Local news, 28.02.2024

The Swiss-supported SME HUB project, foresees four more SME HUB Caravans in the upcoming period. Following the first Caravan held in Valjevo, SME HUB continues onto the next stop – Sabac.

SME HUB Caravan continues its journey across Serbia
SME HUB Caravan continues its journey across Serbia ©SME HUB

The second SME HUB Caravan, scheduled for February 29th, will take place at Hotel Sloboda in Sabac. Besides project presentation, experiences on the significance of collaboration between small and medium enterprises (SMEs) and multinational companies will be exchanged. Caravan speakers will be SME HUB project Director, Aleksandar Goracinov, and representatives from multinational companies ZF and SIKA, as well as the local company ADORE.

Caravan participants will have an opportunity to learn about possibilities for business transformation grant financing, potentials of collaboration between local and multinational companies, importance of entering into supply chains, and ways to strengthen the SME sector in Serbia. During the event, representatives of Serbian SMEs and multinational companies operating in Serbia will have a chance to establish contacts, fostering potential mutual collaboration.

Under the slogan 'Your Business, a Global Supplier,' the SME HUB Caravan, after Sabac, continues its journey to Leskovac, Kragujevac, and afterwards Subotica.

The SME HUB project, worth over CHF 7 million, is a result of a public-private partnership between the Serbian company ICT Hub and the Swiss Government, represented by the Swiss Agency for Development and Cooperation (SDC). The Swiss Government is contributing CHF 6.2 million to this intervention that will be implemented for the next five years by the ICT Hub.