Members of the media are invited to the launch of the South African Incubation Establishment Handbook where the Minister of Trade and Industry, Dr Rob Davies will deliver a keynote address:
Date : Monday, 18 May 2015
Time : 12h00
Venue : Imbizo Media Centre, Parliament, Cape Town
NB: There will be a video link to Tshedimosetso House, 1035 Frances Baard Street, Pretoria
The launch of the handbook will be preceded by the Incubation Support Programme (ISP) workshop that will take place at GCIS Tshedimosetso House at 10h00. The workshop is aimed at empowering the private sector, academic institutions and municipalities to establish business incubators.
The Incubation Establishment Handbook will be a step-by-step guide to incubator establishment, giving an overview on some of the fundamental issues that incubator establishment applicants need to understand especially when preparing the ISP applications.
The Incubation Support Programme was launched by Minister Davies in September 2012 with an aim to nurturing small, micro and medium enterprises (SMMEs) into sustainable enterprises that can provide employment and contribute to economic development.
RSVPs should be directed to Charles Mnisi via telephone: (012) 394 1721/072 523 4886 or e-mail: Cmnisi@thedti.gov.za
Sidwell Medupe-Departmental Spokesperson
Tel: (012) 394 1650
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SOURCE: South African Officiail News