Hotline Nos. Awards: +91 8595350504, Conference: +91 8595350505, Exhibition: +91 9320082949

16 & 17, 2013,

Hotel Lalit, Mumbai

500+ Small Business Owners,
200+ SME Suppliers, 70+ Industry Experts,
1000+ Award Nominations, One Mega Show!

4th Annual National Convention on Small Business

conference Overview

itís time to grow big!

Every business has to start somewhere. In the early days of the journey from an idea to enterprise we visualize the business opportunity by creatively identifying market demands and analyzing competitors. Soon entrepreneurs and business professionals get so preoccupied with immediate issues that they often lose sight of the ultimate objectives they wished to achieve in their organization. It is difficult to build growth strategies when you lose connect with the big vision with which you started.

Small Business Congress is a two-day event packed with perspective building insight, training, coaching and mentoring for small businesses during their critical start-up years and getting ready to take up growth challenge. Small Business Congress tackles all the stages small and medium enterprises go through -- emergent, start-up companies, mid-tier businesses and successful large organizations. The conference will be led by the best of the breed of entrepreneurs. It will consist of a series of interactive panels, talk series, workshops and one-to-one speed business coaching sessions.

Who should attend?

If you are a pro-action entrepreneur and aspire to transform your small business into a big league player then the Small Business Congress is designed for you. It is a must attend event for:

  • Prospective, emerging and existing businesses
  • Enterprise looking at funding
  • Businesses looking at JVs, alliances and tie-ups
  • Enterprise professionals
  • Business Consultants and Analysts
  • Product oriented enterprises
  • Service oriented enterprises
  • Chain store operators
  • Small business policy makers
  • Real estate business owners
  • Retail and B-Schools student

Key Take Aways

  • How to recognize a business opportunity or identify a feasible business idea.
  • Creative techniques to extend, expand and further a business idea.
  • How to create an actionable business plan.
  • Key skill sets for early-stage entrepreneurship.
  • How to structure terms and conditions between entrepreneurs and external investors.
  • Basic working models for customer, market and competitor analysis.
  • How to establish formats of decision-making, execution and action-oriented management with process that encourage entrepreneurship and innovation.
  • Recruitment, team building and management processes suitable for new ventures.
  • What it takes to have a successful "brand" and how to create and grow your "brand" for potential opportunities.
  • Exit possibilities in start-up companies.
  • Developing your business talents, capabilities, leadership, and skills as a business owner.


Gaurav Marya,
Chairman, Franchise India

The greatest challenge of running a small business is breaking the mindset of thinking small.