Overview on some of the dti Incentives

Date:

3 October 2019

Venue:

Lynwood Conference Centre
35 Flinders Lane Corner of Flinders Lane &, Lynnwood Rd,
Lynnwood, Pretoria

Cost:

Member : R 500 (VAT Excl)
 Also applies to affiliation with relevant councils.
Non-Member: R1300

Programme

Time Speaker
07:45 – 08:45am Arrival & Registrations
08:45 – 09:00am Welcome and Introductions
Mr Korsten, CEO BEPEC
09:00 – 09:35am CPFP (Capital Projects Feasibility Programme)
Providing cost reimbursements to project owners of up to 50 % of bankable feasibility study projects focussed on capitalizing manufacturing expansion projects within SA or capital projects globally.

Mr Hawie Viljoen, (Chief Director)
Mr J Koko (DD), DTI Competitiveness Incentive Cluster.

09:35 – 10:10am EMIA (Export Marketing & Investment assistance):
Providing capped and partial cost reimbursements to individual exporters to grow their export sales revenue through international exhibitions, primary market research, product registration and inward buying missions.

Mr Hawie Viljoen/ Ms B Radebe (DD)

10:10 – 10:30am

TEA BREAK

10:30 – 11:10am SSAS (Sector Specific Assistance Scheme):
Providing financial support to recognized export event coordinators of international exhibitions to enable groups of emerging exporters to develop new export markets globally and capped project funding for growing export sales and markets globally for specific export sectors.

Mr Hawie Viljoen/ Ms M Mahlangu

11:10 – 11:40am SPP:
Providing capped 50 % cost reimbursements for focussed enterprise supplier development (ESD) initiatives managed by large corporate entities and involving at least three manufacturing SME’s in the supply chain of the corporate applicant over a 1 to 3 years period. It is focussed on ESD investments in the selected SME’s to raise their production/ manufacturing capabilities which will result in more inclusive industrial value chains within SA.

Mr Hawie Viljoen

11:40 – 12:10pm THRIP (Technology and Human Resources Innovation Program):
Providing cost sharing funding to industry partners for scientific/engineering focussed applied research and development projects, that aim to create new product and technology innovations that can be commercialized and industrialized on completion of the research project.

Mr Hawie Viljoen

Q & A and Closing by Con Korsten BEPEC.

This event has been validated for 1 CPD credit in Category 1 (Validation No: BEPEC 20/05/2021)