The 9th International Entrepreneurship Forum in Minsk features master classes from international experts, consultations of experienced businessmen. More than a dozen start-ups represent their projects. The forum has become a platform for supporting young entrepreneurs. According to the National Strategy for Sustainable Development up to 2030, it is planned to increase the share of small and medium-sized businesses in the country's GDP to 50%. Today, Belarusian entrepreneurs provide a quarter of GDP and half of exports, and employ a third of the population.