SIPPO Import Promotion Forum 2022


02.06.2022. - 02.06.2022.
16:00 -20:00 hrs
Hall 7, Basel or via livestream

Bridging the Gap.

Sustainable Supply Chain Management of SMEs – Financing Needs and Solutions 

Time, 16:00 - 18:30 hrs 

The program

From 3:30 p.m.


4 p.m.

Welcoming remarks
Clément Graf, Head of Programme, SIPPO
Kaspar Engeli, Director, Trade Switzerland 

4:10 p.m.

What financing solutions does a sustainably procuring SME need? 
Peter M. Bachmann, Chairman, Pro Fair Trade

4:30 p.m.

Which financing solutions enable the development of sustainable and competitive value chains? 
Tanja Havemann, Co-Founder Clarmondial 

5 p.m.

Panel Discussion

Susanne Grossmann, Co-Head SECO Start-up Fund
Marianna Papadopoulos, Senior Specialist Capital Raising and Syndications and Kgampi Bapela, Head of Agro-Processing and Agriculture, both with Industrial Development Corporation IDC, South Africa
Will Coetsee, Managing Director, Botanica Natural Products, South Africa 

6:15 p.m

Monica Rubiolo, Head of Trade Promotion, SECO 

6:30 p.m.

Standing dinner, networking

Moderation: Thomas Streiff, Partner, BHP – Brugger and Partners Ltd.