Conference Brochure
17 CPD Hours

ENTERPRISE & SUPPLIER DEVELOPMENT Expo is about empowering black owned businesses, particularly the small-medium enterprises and to transform them until they become real industry players.

The ENTERPRISE & SUPPLIER DEVELOPMENT Expo supports the business case for ESD initiatives in South Africa, helping develop sustainable, efficient and profitable enterprises that are able to grow the economy.

What can you expect from ENTERPRISE & SUPPLIER DEVELOPMENT Expo

  • BIG BUSINESS will showcase their very own verified black-owned business as part of Enterprise Development Programme. The expo affords black owned SMMEs highly rated by their clients, with an excellent opportunity to be discovered by other Big Businesses attending the event.
  • HOSTED BLACK OWNED SMMEs: Over 200 verified black owned business from across sectors will be exhibiting.
  • SELF FUNDED SMMEs: We offer “self-funded SMME” packages available on request.
  • PROCUREMENT PROFESSIONALS / BUYERS: Procurement professionals have the opportunity to SOURCE from over 200 of these highly rated SMMEs in order to meet your preferential procurement and supplier development needs!
  • SUPPLIER MATCHUP SESSIONS: Successful entrepreneurs know that the lifeblood of their business is found in making the right connections to escape the loneliness of being a solopreneur. Making connections is vital for business growth. The Supplier matchup session was a great platform where buyer and supplier met to access new markets and build the

Knowledge Hub Agenda | 8 March 2017


09:00 Growing your business through access to markets: Why this is important
Malcolm Farrell, Director, SCNET

09:30 How to do business with Government
Kamogelo Mampane, CEO, TK Global Experts/ CEO, SOEPF

10:30 How to do business with Perishable Products Export Control Board
Lukhanyo Ntshobodwana, Procurement Manager, Perishable Products Export Control Board

11:00 BREAK

11:45 How to do business with ArcelorMittal
Freddie Swart, Group Manager: Transformation, ArcelorMittal South Africa

12:15 What do the new BBBEE codes mean for your business?

13:00 Small Business Corporation – Tax Incentives
Tabisa Twaku, Branch Operations Engagement, South African Revenue Services

13:30 BREAK

14:30 Access to non traditional funding for Small and Medium Sized Enterprises

15:00 How to do business with the City of Cape Town
Carlo Vizzi, Manager: Business Support - Economic Development Department, City of Cape Town

Supplier Matchup Session Agenda | 8 March 2017

09:00 - Construction, Engineering, Facilities, Logistics
10:30 - Manufacturing / Agribusiness / Agri-processing
12:00 - Services & Retail
13:30 - ICT
15:00 - Resources - Petrochemical/ Energy/ Mining

NOTICE: Registration on Governments Central Supplier Database:

It is important to note that all suppliers who wants to do business with the State must be registered on the Central Supplier Database as mandated by the National Treasury.

Western Cape Government will be registering suppliers on the CSD.

Suppliers are requested to come with the following required information in order to be registered on the CSD:

  • Supplier type, identification number, supplier name, trading name and country of origin;
  • Supplier contact (Preferred contact person, preferred communication method, email address, cell phone number, telephone number);
  • Supplier address (Country, province, municipality, city, suburb, ward and postal code);
  • Bank account information;
  • Supplier tax information;
  • Ownership information (Name and identification number of directors/ members);
  • Association to any other suppliers (Branch, consortium member etc.); and Commodities the supplier can supply.

A valid email address, identity number, cell phone number and bank account details are mandatory in order to register on the CSD





Host City Partner


Africa Trade Co Host Partner

Africa Trade Strategic Partner