Centre for Entrepreneurship, SMEs, Regions and Cities

We help local and national governments unleash the potential of entrepreneurs and small and medium-sized enterprises, promote inclusive and sustainable regions and cities, boost local job creation and implement sound tourism policies.

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The Cogito blog is a platform that aims to share leading analysis related to Entrepreneurship, SMEs, Tourism, Regions and Cities policies.


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The OECD hosts 1500 events annually with some 140,000 delegates, bringing together representatives from governments, parliaments, international organisations, business, labour, and civil society to exchange ideas, share experiences, and forge progress across a range of policy areas. Many OECD events are now held virtually.

This page lists a selected number of key upcoming CFE events and provides access to recent virtual events. Check back here as OECD events, webinars, and publication launches, are added regularly. 

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