SMB Growth, Learning & Networking

A series of experiences for SMBs

SMBs have been an essential sector in influencing the region's business landscape. Due to this, we continually strive to support them in every way possible. This sentiment set the origin of SMB events, a collection of live events, webinars, strategy-led talk series, and so much more to honor, support, guide, and encourage these crucial pillars.

Digital Academy

Comprising of two key pillars being SMB Webinars and SMB Talks, Etisalat's Digital Academy is designed to be a collaborative hub of expert business knowledge and shared experiences.

Hello Business Pitch

Etisalat’s Hello Business Pitch is a competition that rewards three top entrepreneurs and start-ups based on their creative business models. The competition offers them a handsome capital fund to raise their business to new heights and maximize their business’s potential.

Hello Business Pitch 3

We are thrilled to return for the 3rd edition of HBP with an exciting twist! Inviting Startups and Ideators to participate and win prizes worth AED 350,000!

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Hello Business Pitch 2

On the 16th of November 2020, we celebrated the achievements of the Top 3 Startups who rose to the challenge and presented outstanding pitches.

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Hello Business Pitch 1

The 1st edition, held in May 2018 at HelloBusiness Hub, received an overwhelming response from thousands of aspiring startups and SMBs in the UAE! 

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e& SMB Awards

At e&, we recognise the essential role played by Small & Medium Businesses (SMBs) in transforming and flourishing the economy. Hence, we ensure to acknowledge and honour the most promising start-ups, entrepreneurs and small businesses in the U.A.E.