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Creative, hospitality forum in Mahikeng in July

MyArts International will be hosting the Bokone-Bophirima Creative and Hospitality Forum in Mahikeng for the north-west creative and MICE businesses from 7-8 July 2017...

8 hours ago

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Marketing leadership in the new world

A brand is a symbol of the organisation, but reputation is the overall trust and appreciation that observers feel for the organisation. Marketers focus on the identity and brand of an organisation, but externally the image of the organisation is the perception of observers...

By Danette Breitenbach 3 days ago

They're future-fit! Announcing the finalists of the 2017 Future of HR Awards
They're future-fit! Announcing the finalists of the 2017 Future of HR Awards

The third annual Future of HR Awards has just announced its 2017 finalists. The awards, hosted in association with Careers24, recognises South Africa's most outstanding, inspiring and effective leaders in people management strategies and HR innovation...

Issued by Topco Media 3 days ago

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Industry invited to discuss Establishment Survey, SEMs, READ studies, role of PRC

The Publisher Research Council (PRC) invites the industry to an immersion day to discuss Establishment Survey (ES), SEMs (Socio-Economic Measure), its recent READ studies and the role that the PRC has to play...

22 Jun 2017

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Red Bull Music Academy opens for applications for 2018

Applications for 20th Red Bull Music Academy are officially open and will be held in Berlin from 8 September to 12 October 2018...

22 Jun 2017

Finalists in Businesswoman of the Year Awards selected
Finalists in Businesswoman of the Year Awards selected

The Businesswomen's Association of South Africa has announced the 13 finalists who have made it through to the final round of the 37th annual Businesswoman of the Year Awards...

22 Jun 2017

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One Club Young Guns 15 jury selected

The One Club for Creativity has announced the jury members for the Young Guns (YG) 15 programme...

22 Jun 2017

Arthur Sadoun, Publicis Groupe's new CEO.
Publicis Groupe shifts spend on award shows, other events to AI initiative

Publicis Groupe's newly appointed CEO, Arthur Sadoun, has forbidden all of its agencies from participating in award shows for the next year, which means it will sit out of the 2018 Cannes Lions Festival...

By Jessica Tennant 21 Jun 2017

Jan Isenbart, outgoing president, egta
Technology, consumer usage generates new opportunities in TV, radio

New egta president makes a call for the TV and radio industry to enter a new era of transformation...

21 Jun 2017

The First Spectrum | The Future - Are you in it?
The First Spectrum | The Future - Are you in it?

Driven by a strong vision, Colourworks worked on creating a series of thought immersion events - an open forum where industry friends, fellow influencers and decision-makers would share ideas in a discussion about the most relevant topics...

Issued by Colourworks 20 Jun 2017

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Do you learn anything at conferences?

I've always thought that conferences and seminars were a little ho-hum. However, I went to one recently and I have to admit that I really did learn a lot...

By Chris Brewer 19 Jun 2017

Three key learnings from the Stellenbosch Business Tourism Indaba
Three key learnings from the Stellenbosch Business Tourism Indaba

Hosted by Stellenbosch 360 and in partnership with Wesgro and the South African National Convention Bureau, the first ever Business Tourism Indaba was held at Hofmeyer Hall in Stellenbosch...

By Ruth Cooper 19 Jun 2017

2017 SheEO SleepOut moved to August
2017 SheEO SleepOut moved to August

The SheEO SleepOut event has been moved from 22 June to 8 August 2017...

15 Jun 2017

Jury chair, Jim Stengel
Warc Awards announces final shortlist - ‘Brand Purpose'

The Warc Awards have announced its final shortlist of 20 entries in the ‘Brand Purpose' category...

15 Jun 2017

How to network your way to the top
How to network your way to the top

One of the most important skills that anyone can learn is the art of networking, which involves building interpersonal relationships with people who can help further your career and introduce you to new opportunities...

By Boris Dzhingarov, Issued by Monetary Library 14 Jun 2017

#CannesLions: Don't put your creative flow at risk
#CannesLions: Don't put your creative flow at risk

One of the winners of the 2015 Cinemark Young Lions competition, Hanro Havenga reflects on his experience and gives some valuable advice to the 2017 winners...

By Juanita Pienaar 14 Jun 2017

SA Taxi Foundation Art Award prepares local creatives for global art market
SA Taxi Foundation Art Award prepares local creatives for global art market

SA Taxi Foundation Art Award develop young creative professionals to participate in the global art market by encouraging multi-disciplinary creative capabilities...

13 Jun 2017

Richard the LionHeart at Cannes
Richard the LionHeart at Cannes

The Cannes LionHeart Award will be awarded to Richard Curtis in recognition of his continued and significant involvement in charitable initiatives...

13 Jun 2017

Cinemark Young Lions' winners, Amri Botha and Carina Coetzee with Lynne Wylie (Head of Marketing at Ster-Kinekor)
South African cubs ready to roar at Cannes Lions

South Africa's Cinemark Young Lions' winners are ready to compete in the global Cannes Lions competition...

13 Jun 2017

Cannes Lions announces full content programme
Cannes Lions announces full content programme

The full content programme for Cannes Lions International Festival of Creativity, taking place from 17-24 June 2017, has been announced...

12 Jun 2017

Twitter’s in-house campaign showed major conversations of the day united by hashtags.
Fepe International gives two creative awards

Twitter and The Secret Life of Pets won global awards at the annual Fepe International OOH Congress, held in Stockholm on 7-9 June 2017...

12 Jun 2017

Africa Women Innovation and Entrepreneurship Forum conference in Cape Town
Africa Women Innovation and Entrepreneurship Forum conference in Cape Town

The third Africa Women Innovation and Entrepreneurship Forum (AWIEF) conference and exhibition event will take place at the Century City Conference Centre in Cape Town on 5-6 October 2017...

9 Jun 2017

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#WNC17: Highlights from Day 2

Day 2 of the World News Media Congress began with a breakfast panel discussion, particularly for women in news, around the gender biases in reporting and how media and advertisers represent these...

9 Jun 2017

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Effective Content Strategy shortlist announced

Twenty entries from across the globe have made the Warc Awards Effective Strategy shortlist, the second such list for the 2017 awards...

9 Jun 2017

#CannesLions: "What the fu©k are we doing, man?"
#CannesLions: "What the fu©k are we doing, man?"

One of the winners of the 2015 Cinemark Young Lions competition, Safaraaz Sindhi reflects on his experience and gives some valuable advice to the 2017 winners...

By Juanita Pienaar 8 Jun 2017

Standard Bank grows its support for entrepreneurial women
Standard Bank grows its support for entrepreneurial women

A new three-year partnership has been inked between Africa's biggest bank and South Africa's platform for women in leadership, Top Women...

Issued by Topco Media 8 Jun 2017

Dell EMC forum
Dell EMC forum

XZIBIT provided event design and architecture for the Dell EMC forum that took place at Sandton Convention Centre. The functional delegate registration area included backdrops, point-of-contact, AV and support services...

Issued by XZIBIT Experiential Marketing 8 Jun 2017

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#WNC17: Highlights from Day 1

DURBAN: Following the Women in News Summit, the men were ready as ever to take the stage, with the second half of Day 1 at the World News Media Congress kicking off with a roundtable on sports news as a major driver for media innovation...

8 Jun 2017

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#WNC17: Turkish journalist Can Dündar receives the Golden Pen Award

DURBAN: Turkish journalist and former editor-in-chief of Cumhuriyet newspaper, Can Dündar is the deserving recipient of the Golden Pen of Freedom, the annual press freedom award of the World Association of Newspapers and News Publishers...

8 Jun 2017

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