Thursday 4 June 2020

Stuart Smith, specialist consultant on business commercialisation and government grants, join us for a Q&A about the additional help that exporters can get from Austrade and Export Finance Australia during these difficult times.
Stuart Smith consults on business commercialisation and government grants. He specialises in the R&D Tax Incentive program, The Export Market Development Grant (EMDG) and government business programs. Over a
30-year career, Stuart has worked in management and operational roles for larger companies in insurance, retail,
chemicals and agriculture. This has given him a clear understanding of the scientific and technical aspects of product
development and research along with a strong commercial focus, before joining with long-time associate Robert Jones in Vebiz, their specialist grants assistance firm, 15 years ago. Vebiz works across a the entire spectrum of grants for business and not-for-profit enterprises to identify and assist with government grants that help people realise their business and social objectives. Stuart holds an Honours degree in Applied Science and is a qualified R&D Tax agent.

The webinar will include a Q & A opportunity.

The Australia Arab Chamber of Commerce and Industry (AACCI) is
proud to present a webinar series, which will discuss and provide a range of perspectives in support of business viability and growth in these challenging times.
Now, more than ever, your business needs insights and information to navigate the challenges and opportunities
that are being faced in light of the global outbreak of the Coronavirus.