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SME Assembly 2021 – Register Now to Follow Online!

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Make sure to register now for this year’s SME Assembly, taking place in Portorož, Slovenia on 15-17 November 2021, so you can follow the key sessions online. Click here to register, it will only take a moment!

This year’s SME Assembly will be one of the first major European Commission conferences to be held in person post-COVID.  With a programme packed with panel discussions, workshops, masterclasses, and more, the SME Assembly 2021 promises to bring a sense of normality to the European and international enterprise ecosystems and celebrate European SMEs’ resilience.

The hybrid format will allow those unable to attend to follow online as sessions will be streamed live and made available on-demand later on. This virtual experience will be facilitated by an online host and participatory sessions, enabling active participation even without being on-site.

With its wide range of discussions and topics, there will be something for everybody at this year’s Assembly. So, don’t miss out – register now; and make sure to visit the Promoting Enterprise portal regularly for future updates on the Assembly, its speakers, programme sessions and so on. We are very much looking forward to meeting you in person in Portoroz and online at this year’s SME Assembly!

Secret of Success – Milda Mitkute (Vinted)

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Milda Mitkute - Vinted

Vinted was born when I tried to solve my own wardrobe problem: a closet full of clothes, but still nothing to wear. My vision was to bring everyone together so we could share our treasures with each other. We aimed to bring technology to the pre-loved fashion industry and solve the customer’s problems of discovery and transaction. Using Vinted, women can buy and sell their pre-loved clothing and find great clothes that others have for sale. By integrating shipping, payments and instant messaging services, we connect sellers and buyers, offering them a very smooth and friendly trading experience.

The best way to grow more entrepreneurs like me would be to create a network of successful entrepreneurs to share their knowledge.

“Entrepreneurs are important to society because our “out of the box” thinking changes the world.”

Hero(es): My team and my friends

Start up capital: Own

Growth rate p.a.: 117%

Mentor(s): No

Can you code? No

Employees: 117

Education / Training: PR

Product / Service: Online fashion marketplace

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