BIZTRENDS
First to market every year, the definitive Advertising Marketing & Media and multi-industry Trend Report in Africa. Curated by Louise Marsland and portal editors, BizTrends Reports are now in their 12th year. Navigate past, present and upcoming themes, special focuses and media partner events on the tabs below.

2017

January

First to market every year, the definitive Advertising Marketing & Media and multi-industry Trend Report in Africa. Curated by Louise Marsland and portal editors, BizTrends Reports are now in their 12th year.

Visit the BizTrends Special Section

2016

February

Inspired by the annual Cape Town Design Indaba Festival and Conference since 2004, February is devoted to the love of local and international design practitioners of every discipline as business, social and economic drivers.

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2015

March

Branded content is the heart and hub of what we do. In March our portal editors track down brand owners, advocates and custodians for multi-industry update on the state of brands in Africa.

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2014

May

25 May is Africa Day and May each year is a celebration of African B2B activity, companies and individuals.

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2013

June

June 16 in South Africa commemorates Soweto Day as Youth Day offering the opportunity to celebrate the young, gifted and up and coming in our region.

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2012

July

Clean energy, green design, education, health, purpose driven activity, natural and human resource management and investment are some of the domains of July month ensuring future sustainability across 19 sectors.

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2011

August

During the month of August our editorial team showcases at least 100 female achievers who inspire across 19 sectors.

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2010

September

Delving into companies and individuals at the cutting edge of everything, from driverless cars to educational and healthcare apps, fintech, agritech, Afritech, connectability, VR and more.

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2009

October

Every company was a start up once. What does it take to go the distance? An month-long exposé of entrepreneurship in Africa.

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*Contributing Editor and industry trendspotter, Louise Marsland, will continue to produce in-depth Special Focus Reports for Bizcommunity.com across the Media & Marketing and Retail portals. These will be expanded to the other business-to-business industry verticals in time.