Both Deputy Prime Minister Wayne Swan and Federal Opposition leader Tony Abbott will address the COSBOA National Small Business Summit in Brisbane this week.
Wayne Swan has confirmed today that he will be speaking at the National Small Business Summit, joining Australia’s regulatory and political leaders to help business owners understand the regulations that affect small business. In addition to Mr Swan, speakers include the Federal opposition leader Tony Abbott who will outline his plan for small business; the Hon Craig Emersen, Minister for Small Business; Australian taxation commissioner, Michael D’Ascenzo; deputy chairman (small business) of the ACCC, Dr Michael Schaper; Michael Campbell, Fair Work ombudsman and Tony D’Aloisio, chairman, ASIC.
This year’s Summit will showcase Australia’s leading small business entrepreneurs and business experts who will come together to share their secrets for finding and keeping customers and putting in place sound strategies to thrive in this ever changing business environment. Plus, international guest speaker, Richard Binhammer, Dell’s US expert on social media, will reveal how Dell grasped social media and turned it into a profitable business and brand building tool and how small businesses can do the same.
“We’re excited to have a roster of small business experts and entrepreneurs who are eager to share their strategies for the new economy,” says David Koch, host of the National Small Business summit.
“The National Small Business Summit is a great opportunity to network with entrepreneurs and business owners converging from all over Australia and take home some great ideas and connections to boost your business,” added Koch.