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Facilitating dialogue

between MSME leaders, entrepreneurs, researchers, and policy-makers in Canada and the APEC region

Recent Events

APEC-Canada Growing Business Partnership MSME, Competitiveness, and Social Innovation Training Day

RECENT EVENT - September 14, 2019
Lima, Peru

This one-day training introduced relevant best practices for entrepreneurs and MSMEs through presentations by Canadian and Peruvian trainers on business development with a focus on social entrepreneurship. The training session included a module that launched the Peru online toolkit and trained MSMEs on its use.

Change Makers: Supporting Social Entrepreneurs in Peru

RECENT EVENT - May 15, 2019
Lima, Peru

This one-day research and policy workshop will bring together Canadian and Peruvian researchers, policy-makers, and local entrepreneurs to discuss APF Canada research on MSMEs and social entrepreneurship. The workshop has a session to discuss the results of the forthcoming 2019 Survey of MSMEs and Entrepreneurs in Peru: Building the Capacity of MSMEs Through Social Entrepreneurship.

#TRAININGDAY Helping Your Small Business Grow in Indonesia

RECENT EVENT - November 21, 2018
Jakarta, Indonesia

This one-day training introduced relevant best practices for entrepreneurs and MSMEs through presentations by Canadian and Indonesian trainers on business development with a focus on building human capital. The training session included a module that launched the Indonesia online toolkit and trained MSMEs on its use.

Angat Negosyo: Growing Local and International Filipino MSMEs

RECENT EVENT - November 17, 2018
Manila, Philippines

This one-day training introduced relevant best practices for entrepreneurs and MSMEs through presentations by Canadian and Filippino trainers on business development with a focus on market access. The training session included a module that launched the Philippines online toolkit and trained MSMEs on its use.

Skilling Up: Fostering a Robust MSME Workforce in Indonesia

RECENT EVENT - July 5, 2018
Jakarta, Indonesia

This one-day research and policy workshop brought together Canadian and Indonesian researchers, policy-makers, and local entrepreneurs to discuss APF Canada research on MSMEs and human capital issues. The workshop had a session to discuss the results of the 2018 Survey of MSMEs and Entrepreneurs in Indonesia: Building the Capacity of MSMEs Through Human Capital.

Breaking Through: Market Access Potential for MSMEs in the Philippines

RECENT EVENT - July 3, 2018
Manila, Philippines

This one-day research and policy workshop brought together Canadian and Filipino researchers, policy-makers, and local entrepreneurs to discuss APF Canada research on MSMEs and market access issues. The workshop had a session to discuss the results of the 2018 Survey of MSMEs and Entrepreneurs in Philippines: Building the Capacity of MSMEs Through Market Access.

Technology and Innovation Training Session

RECENT EVENT - November 6, 2017 - November 11, 2017
Da Nang, Vietnam

This one-day training on the margins of the APEC Summit 2017, introduced relevant best practices for entrepreneurs and MSMEs through presentations by Canadian and Vietnamese trainers on business development with a focus on technology and innovation. The training session included a module that launched the Vietnam online toolkit and trained MSMEs on its use.

Symposium on Innovative and Dynamic Startups and MSMEs

RECENT EVENT - September 11, 2017
Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam

This one-day research and policy workshop on the margins of the APEC Ministerial Meetings, brought together Canadian and Vietnamese researchers, policy-makers, and local entrepreneurs to discuss APF Canada research on technology and innovation. The workshop had a session to discuss the results of the 2017 Survey of MSMEs and Entrepreneurs in Vietnam: Building the Capacity of MSMEs Through Technology and Innovation.

ABACx: The APEC-Canada Growing Business Partnership Symposium on Technology and Innovation

RECENT EVENT - July 25, 2017
Toronto, Ontario

This one-day symposium was held July 25, 2017 in the margins of the APEC Business Advisory Council (ABAC) III meeting, which was held July 26-28 in Toronto. ABAC is the private sector arm of the Asia Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) and comprises a wide array of business leaders from the 21 APEC economies.