SMEs National Forum
Today’s Opportunities & Challenges in Employment for SMEs
An Event which is being organised by the SME Helpdesk within the MEA, as part of this year’s SME WEEK – MALTA 2019 – Programme of Events.
A half-day Conference, three Symposia and an EMPfest all happening at the Dolmen Hotel – Qawra, on Friday 18th October 2019.
This year’s event, is being organised in collaboration with the Ministry for the Economy, Investment and Small Business, MEAINDEX, and the Ministry for Education and Employment.
In this Event we proudly welcome a number of elite speakers that will be sharing their knowledge and experiences on topics related to employment in Malta, particularly focusing on SMEs
Hon Christian Cardona – Minister for the Economy, Investment and Small Businesses, Hon Evarist Bartolo – Minister for Education and Employment, Isabelle Maquet – Deputy Head of Unit B4 responsible for Malta and Spain at DG Employment, Social Affairs and Inclusion of the European Commission. Joseph Farrugia Director General MEA, Dolores Sammut Bonnici current MEA President, Dana Farrugia- CEO Tech.mt Foundation, and Dr Anne Marie Thake â€“ Head of Public Policy, University of Malta are amongst the main speakers who will be addressing the participants.
Main Panel DiscussionÂ â€œHow SMEs are expected to handle employability in a quasi-full employment scenario?â€
Â 3 Separate Symposia,
â€œSustainable Employment Through Educationâ€
â€œEmployment in a fast-changing Demographics scenarioâ€
â€œEmployment Strategy and its ripple effect on the Economy.â€
The Event will come to an end with aÂ Networking Lunch and an EMPfestÂ whereby more than 20 entities coming from government and commercial businesses will be present, offering services and assistance to all those present.
This is a National Event supported byÂ PwC Malta, Corporate Dispatch and Dolmen HotelÂ and sponsored byÂ BOV, Tech.mt, Malta Enterprise, Jobsplus, Identity Malta Agency, GCS recruitment Agency and Zaffarese Group.