Competitive Intelligence Seminar

September 2002 News

CBIA will host Cape Town's first international seminar on Competitive intelligence strategy next month. Competitive intelligence exists to provide company decision-makers with the knowledge and foreknowledge they need to craft breakthrough strategies and achieve 'best practices' in key operational areas. The Seminar is endorsed by the South African Association of Competitive Intelligence (SAACIP). Participants will be able to:

* Use intelligence to help create and sustain winning strategies.

* Apply business intelligence in each phase of their company's strategy process.

* Create a clear framework for defining intelligence requirements.

* Utilise intelligence collection and analytical tools and techniques that work.

Douglas Bernhardt, director, iMentor management consulting SA, Geneva, Switzerland will be leading the seminar. He is the author of the book Perfectly Legal Competitor intelligence: How to get it, use it and profit from it. He is a former member of the SCIP board of directors. The seminar will take place from 9-10 October 2002 at the Cullinan Hotel, V&A Waterfront, Cape Town.

For more information: CBIA 012 664 3157,

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