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Date: 29 May 2015
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IMC Conference comes to the Mother City - Integrated Marketing Communication Conference
IMC Conference comes to the Mother City

The IMC Conference has announced that its 5th annual conference will be returning to Cape Town on 3 and 4 August at the Cape Town International Convention Centre...

Issued by Integrated Marketing Communication Conference 29 May 2015 11:43

Register for FESPA Africa and Sign Africa 2015
Register for FESPA Africa and Sign Africa 2015

Online pre-registration for the FESPA Africa and Sign Africa 2015 is now open. The event will take place from 22-24 July at Gallagher Convention Centre...

29 May 2015 09:42

Zinto hosts corporate networking golf event with Zanusi - Zinto Activation Group
Zinto hosts corporate networking golf event with Zanusi

The Zinto Marketing Group together with Zanusi Brand Solutions recently hosted an annual Ladies Golf and Spa Day at Serengeti Golf and Wildlife Estate east of Johannesburg...

Issued by Zinto Activation Group 28 May 2015 12:56

Increased efficiency for the 15th Annual African Utility Week (Clean Power Africa) - Gearhouse SA
Increased efficiency for the 15th Annual African Utility Week (Clean Power Africa)

Event organiser, Spintelligent, approached ICT solutions provider, Gearhouse ICS, for assistance with an on-site registration solution for the Annual African Utility Week and Clean Power Africa conference.

Issued by Gearhouse SA 27 May 2015 10:41

[NewsMaker] Nandini Parshotam
[NewsMaker] Nandini Parshotam

Nandini Parshotam has recently been appointed Editor of MamaMagic Milestones magazine and is also the Communications Manager of Exposure Marketing...

By Louise Marsland 27 May 2015 07:58

Oakfield Farm - Bridal Expo 2015
Oakfield Farm - Bridal Expo 2015

Every bride deserves to fulfil her dream. Oakfield Farm Wedding Venue is renowned for slick co-ordination. Our two Bridal Expos held in January and June each year continue to celebrate their uniqueness - upholding both an easy-going vibe enhanced by the exceptional quality of exhibitors...

Issued by Oakfield Farm 26 May 2015 10:37

Scan Display, proud infrastructure sponsor for Investec Kirstenbosch Plant Fair 2015 - Scan Display
Scan Display, proud infrastructure sponsor for Investec Kirstenbosch Plant Fair 2015

A celebration of all things fynbos and food was recently showcased at the annual Investec Kirstenbosch Plant Fair, a consumer show focusing on sustainability and the conservation of natural resources...

Issued by Scan Display 25 May 2015 12:45

New Surf Auto and Verve! celebrate Women in White - Verve
New Surf Auto and Verve! celebrate Women in White

Unilever's original washing powder brand, Surf, wanted to dazzle the women of South Africa with the launch of their new Auto range...

Issued by Verve 25 May 2015 12:07

Western Cape to get BitHub
Western Cape to get BitHub

BitHub is about stimulating innovation in financial technology in Cape Town and offering a physical space for startups and entrepreneurs, which will establish and support cyber currency, such as Bitcoin...

25 May 2015 10:18

Come Demystify the Inbox with Everlytic - Everlytic
Come Demystify the Inbox with Everlytic

Everlytic MD Walter Penfold will present the findings of the largest research survey ever carried out on how South Africans use email...

Issued by Everlytic 22 May 2015 13:32

New partnership just the ticket for event organisers and promoters - Ticketpro Dome
New partnership just the ticket for event organisers and promoters

The new title sponsorship of Gauteng's premier multipurpose entertainment venue - the Ticketpro Dome - has opened the door to a one-stop ticketing solution for event organisers and promoters...

Issued by Ticketpro Dome 22 May 2015 13:23

Organisational ethics: Zinto gets everyone on board - Zinto Activation Group
Organisational ethics: Zinto gets everyone on board

The fifth annual Ethics Conference 2015, hosted by the Ethics Institute of South Africa, got underway on Monday 18 May 2015 at Gallagher Conference Centre in Midrand...

Issued by Zinto Activation Group 22 May 2015 11:44

Kora Awards return to Namibia
Kora Awards return to Namibia

The Kora All-Africa Music Awards will be returning to Namibia for the 2015 edition of the event, which is the joint brainchild of Namibian President, Dr Hage Geingob and Ernest Adjovi and was conceptualised by the two as a cultural and entertainment spectacular that would showcase excellence in African musical culture.

22 May 2015 09:05

Revealed: The true colour of SA's 18 D&AD 2015 Pencils
Revealed: The true colour of SA's 18 D&AD 2015 Pencils

The 53rd D&AD Professional Awards presented 847 Pencils at the ceremony on 21 May in London. South African agencies took home 13 Wood Pencils, 4 Graphite Pencils and 1 Yellow Pencil...

22 May 2015 00:07

It's never too early to secure the perfect venue - ECHO Events and Conferences
It's never too early to secure the perfect venue

Have you started thinking of your company year-end function for 2015? It's never too early to secure the perfect venue and, having the right venue for your function makes all the difference...

Issued by ECHO Events and Conferences 21 May 2015 12:49

My Business Expo in Durban in June
My Business Expo in Durban in June

To assist SMME development in South Africa, the National Small Business Chamber (NSBC) will host its seventh My Business Expo in Durban on 4 June 2015 at the Durban Exhibition Centre...

20 May 2015 08:35

Leading tech agency joins VAS Africa and AfricaCom as media partner in Africa - Duo Marketing
Leading tech agency joins VAS Africa and AfricaCom as media partner in Africa

As a digital PR consultancy servicing technology clients, it made sense for DUO Marketing & Communications to partner with the leading mobile and telecoms conferences on the annual events calendar...

Issued by Duo Marketing 19 May 2015 09:43

Sekunjalo Edujazz celebrates 15 years of homegrown jazz talent - espAfrika
Sekunjalo Edujazz celebrates 15 years of homegrown jazz talent

The 'Sekunjalo Edujazz' concert is set to thrill the Mother City once again with the annual fund-raising event taking place at the Artscape Theatre on Saturday, 20 June...

Issued by espAfrika 15 May 2015 10:38

Marketing Indaba set sails for Sandton and Durban
Marketing Indaba set sails for Sandton and Durban

After a successful and jam-packed Cape Town kick-off, the Marketing Indaba Conference is ready to bring the latest in marketing trends, mediums and ideas to Sandton and Durban...

Issued by Cadek Media 15 May 2015 09:19

Changing the game with Daily Maverick's Gathering
Changing the game with Daily Maverick's Gathering

The annual interrogation of leaders from government, COSATU, DA, big business and civil society by the Daily Maverick journalists will take place on 11 June 2015 at Vodaworld Midrand...

14 May 2015 13:06

IWF World Cornerstone Conference puts health on the agenda
IWF World Cornerstone Conference puts health on the agenda

The International Women's Forum (IWF) South Africa is this year the host of IWF World Cornerstone Conference, taking place from 20 to 22 May 2015 at the Sandton Convention Centre...

14 May 2015 12:52

Arts and Culture Minister joins line-up of speakers at upcoming BASA Business Breakfast - Business and Arts South Africa
Arts and Culture Minister joins line-up of speakers at upcoming BASA Business Breakfast

The Minister of Arts and Culture, Mr Nathi Mthethwa will be speaking at the third BASA Business Breakfast, supported by Standard Bank, adding impact to an already strong line-up...

Issued by Business and Arts South Africa 14 May 2015 11:12

Gearhouse SA official Mediatech technical sponsor
Gearhouse SA official Mediatech technical sponsor

As the main sponsor, Gearhouse Group will once again play a key role at the biannual Mediatech Africa on 15-17 July 2015 at the Ticketpro Dome at Northgate, Johannesburg...

13 May 2015 13:37

'We Are Africa' design exhibition opens in Durban to celebrate Africa Month
'We Are Africa' design exhibition opens in Durban to celebrate Africa Month

Celebrate Africa Month by visiting the "We Are Africa" design and innovation exhibition at the KwaZulu-Natal Society of Arts (KZNSA) from 14 May to 7 June 2015 in Glenwood, Durban...

13 May 2015 11:20

Conferencing: Top tips, trends and technology - CTICC Conferencing
Conferencing: Top tips, trends and technology

The conferencing industry is evolving at a rapid pace - and it's good to keep up with fresh ideas, innovative technology and the most up-to-date venues and facilities...

Issued by CTICC Conferencing 12 May 2015 13:47

2015 IABC Conference tackles leadership communication - IABC Africa Region
2015 IABC Conference tackles leadership communication

The 2015 IABC Conference will address the increasingly important challenges of leadership communication, cross-cultural communication and the shifting of the communication function to a strategic advisor role within business...

Issued by IABC Africa Region 12 May 2015 09:35

TIA gets a new spin from 2015 BYM Summit
TIA gets a new spin from 2015 BYM Summit

The 2015 annual Brightest Young Minds (BYM) summit's theme is #TIA (This is Africa), a phrase generally associated with negative connotations, but which BYM will turn on its head and give a positive spin...

11 May 2015 13:22

African ministers unite to develop continent's tourism
African ministers unite to develop continent's tourism

PRETORIA: Growth and development of tourism in the African continent is at the top of the agenda during the African Tourism Ministers roundtable discussion on the eve of the official opening of the Tourism Indaba in Durban on Friday...

11 May 2015 08:55

Markex 2015: exhibitors speak out - Markex
Markex 2015: exhibitors speak out

As Markex 2015 draws ever closer, this year's exhibitors are putting in place the final touches to blow away the more than 10,000 visitors expected to attend the promotions, marketing and events focused expo...

Issued by Markex 8 May 2015 10:28

Electronics & Gaming Expo (EGE) launches in Cape Town this May
Electronics & Gaming Expo (EGE) launches in Cape Town this May

The Mother City is finally getting its very own gaming expo which is set to launch on the last weekend in May. The Electronics & Gaming Expo or EGE, as it is commonly known, will be held at the CTICC on 29 - 31 May...

Issued by Frontosa 7 May 2015 14:07

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