BUSINESS2FINANCE (B2F) MEETING ORGANISED BY SERDA IN SARAJEVO

Sarajevo Economic Regional Development Agency SERDA organized on 28.07.2020 a B2F meeting

Sarajevo Economic Regional Development Agency SERDA organized on 28.07.2020. Business2finance (B2F) meetings within the project "Boosting the financing of innovation for green growth sectors in the MED area - finMED", co-financed by the European Regional Development Fund (ERDF).

Business2finance (B2F) meetings aimed to facilitate the alignment of the financial needs of small and medium-sized enterprises with the requirements of financiers, as well as networking and more detailed exchange of information. The presence of representatives of financial institutions and companies showed that there is a common desire and need for the realization of this type of meetings. From the point of view of the time and the crisis we are currently living in, caused by the coronavirus pandemic, today's meetings are important and welcome in many ways.

During the meeting, the developed online Service Delivery Tool (SST) was presented within the project. The Service Delivery Tool (SST) is designed as an IT tool to support SMEs in planning and engaging in innovative solutions in green sectors, directing them directly to appropriate forms of financial resources or funders.

SST is a software tool designed to be simple with a friendly environment, and consists of seven groups of issues (innovation, communication and positioning, adequacy to green growth, financial assessments, market and internationalization, management and human capital, assets).