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    If you are looking for training for you and the workers of your SME, you are interested in attending a specialized fair or want to support entrepreneurs who sell products and services, this October there are several alternatives.

    Here are some of them:

    This October 17 the Ministry of Economy, Industry, and Commerce (MEIC) will offer the talk New financing trends for entrepreneurs and mipymes.

    It will be taught by the expert on the subject Camilo Kejner, United States.

    It will be from 9 a.m. until 12:00 m.d. in the Auditorium of the MEIC.

    This is located in Sabana Sur, 400 meters west of the Comptroller General of the Republic.

    The activity is free. However, the quota is limited (for 100 people).

    If you are interested in participating, register as soon as possible at this link.

    Meeting 1
    Work Table

    San Carlos Technology Summit
    If your SME is technological or you like these topics, on October 26 and 27 will be held the San Carlos Technology Summit event, which is free.

    There will be talks, exhibitions, and workshops with a variety of topics and by experts in each area.

    Current issues will be addressed, such as:

    Business Digital Transformation in Costa Rica

    Digital signature in the information society

    The implementation of teleworking

    Innovation: reality or cliché?

    Electronic billing

    Social networks and their importance for SMEs

    Neuromarketing: things are not sold as before

    Business Artificial Intelligence

    Big Data: competitive advantage

    Is your software appealing to the end user?

    Meeting 2
    Discussion Board

    The Importance of Women in Technology

    To register, you must register on this link and select the topics that interest you.

    Seminar on Procurement
    Fundes Latin America will offer the seminar Construyendo a Proveeduría 4.0.

    It will be held on Wednesday, October 25 from 7:30 a.m., at the Hotel Real Intercontinental and is free.

    Participants will be able to learn about market trends, how to run an efficient supply chain, learn how to design a vendor management system and participate in a workshop where they can identify action plans to build a supplier supply.

    To register or get more details, call 2209-8300 or email [email protected].

    Space is limited, with a maximum capacity for 100 people.

    Sketching lab and financial talk, Parque La Libertad offers the Sketching Lab, which will be taught by experts in visual communication, entrepreneurship, business, and design.

    It will be the 26th, 27th, and 28th October at the facilities of Parque La Libertad, in Desamparados.

    Some topics that will be discussed are basic drawing exercises to learn how to communicate innovative ideas with visualization techniques; mind mapping, which consists of the organization of concepts and ideas using word association strategies; and how to incorporate “emotional design” into the proposal or business.

    Other themes are the design process: problem, research, concept, solution; how to develop a professional network of contacts; methodology “lean startup”, methodology “pencil to prototype” and methodology “A, B, C, Q”.

    Prices range from $ 50 to $ 130, depending on the activities in which you want to participate.

    Another programmed activity for SMEs is a financial talk for women who have a microenterprise.


    It will be held on October 19, from 9 a.m. at 11 a.m., also in Parque La Libertad.

    It will be given by a representative of the National Bank.

    Wine Expo
    On 19 and 20 October, the Wine Expo will be held at the Pedregal Event Center. The schedule will be 3 p.m. at 9 p.m.

    Those interested can taste wines in the different stands, sell meals and interact with the experts.

    Talks will also be offered and there will be musical performances.

    According to the Expo website, the cost of the pre-sale ticket is $ 65 and the event is $ 85.

    Market taste and design
    This Friday, October 6 and Saturday 7 and Sunday 8, will be performing the flavor and design market, in charge of Contemporary Market Km0.

    Artisan and gourmet products will be sold and there will be activities for children and adults.

    According to the organizers, the Encounter of Cultures will be held with the sale of products from different countries.

    Entrepreneurs vs Employees

    It will be at Plaza 101 Lexus Tower, on Avenida Escazú.

    As for the schedule, today and tomorrow is 11 a.m. at 7 p.m. and Sunday is 1 p.m. at 6 p.m.

    Woman Accelerates
    If you are an entrepreneur and are interested in training in leadership, talent management, finance and regulation, strategy and marketing, on October 11, the Women Accelerate program starts.

    The project is in charge of BAC Credomatic, Vital Voices, the Inter-American Development Bank and the Business Partnership for Development.

    Women who want to register must be the owners or decision-makers of the interested SME.

    The micro, small or medium-sized enterprise must have more than three years of operation and be composed of five or more people.

    Entrepreneur 1
    Characteristics of the Entrepreneur

    Likewise, the company leader must be a client of BAC Credomatic.

    The cost of the program is ¢ 100,000 and reimbursed 50% upon completion of this.

    If you are interested in announcing your event for entrepreneurs or SMEs in our next entrepreneurial agenda in November, write to [email protected] no later than October 31 with details of the activity.

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