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Facilitating dialogue

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

Recent Events

Scaling up MSMEs and Social Entrepreneurship in Peru: A Virtual Roundtable

RECENT EVENT - October 14, 2020
Virtual

Supporting MSMEs and building the capacity of aspiring entrepreneurs has been at the forefront of economic development policies in Peru. Join the APEC-Canada Growing Business Partnership as we launch our latest research results at our virtual launch event on October 14th, 2020 at 5:00pm hosted in Lima, Peru. We invite you to join us in learning directly from academics and experts in the field on empowering entrepreneurs and scaling up small businesses. Please note: This event will be conducted in Spanish with simultaneous interpretation in English.

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.