The first Loeries Africa Roadshow kicks off in March
The first Loeries Africa Roadshow kicks off in March

For the first time, the Loeries will be hosting a series of events in key cities across the continent: Harare, Dar Es Salaam, Lagos, Nairobi and Accra. The programme will include excerpts from the Loeries Seminar, winning work from the region, as well as key information on entering the Loeries...

11 Mar 2014

Nashua wins Best Stand at Africa Print Expo

Nashua Limited was recently recognised as the best exhibition stand (large category) at the Africa Print Expo, a commercial and digital print expo, which took place 14-15 March 2012 in Durban, South Africa. Winners of the various stand awards at the expo were chosen after extensive tours of the...

20 Mar 2012

Media accreditation open for Design Indaba
Media accreditation open for Design Indaba

Media interested in applying for accreditation for the 2012 Design Indaba Conference (29 February - 2 March) are advised to familiarise themselves with the guidelines on the website, before applying. The organisers state that, due to the high demand for tickets to the conference, there are only 20...

23 Nov 2011

WAITEX 2012 - an export opportunity
WAITEX 2012 - an export opportunity

Following the success of the 2011 edition of Africa's Big Seven (AB7), Exhibition Management Services announced the launch of a new event, The West African International Trade Exhibition (WAITEX) which will take place from 8-10 May 2012 in Lagos, Nigeria. WAITEX follows a combined format of the AB7...

31 Aug 2011

Loeries Travelling Exhibition off to North West
Loeries Travelling Exhibition off to North West

The Loeries Travelling Exhibition sponsored by Adobe will visit North-West University, 25 August -2 September 2011, for its fifth consecutive year and will be hosted by the Potchefstroom Campus' Graphic Design Subject group. The exclusive exhibition will display work across all areas of brand...

15 Aug 2011

NBCC partners PR Africa on London trade exhibition

Nigerian British Chamber of Commerce (NBCC) in collaboration with Pielle/Africa PR International are planning a week-long trade conference and exhibition to take place in London in July. The "Opportunity in Nigeria Investment" conference will, among other things, be aimed at presenting business...

30 May 2007

Ugandan SME exhibition

Guest speakers will offer advice and solutions for key concerns of small and medium enterprises (SMEs) at an interactive exhibition, to be held at the Uganda Manufacturers Association’s Show Ground, from 3 - 5 April 2007. Discussion topics will include strategic marketing/consumer insights,...

30 Mar 2007

Building a solid trade platform

This year’s Hardex, the marketing exhibition for South Africa’s hardware and allied products industry, will be held at Sandton Convention Centre, 15 - 17 September 2007. According to the organisers, Exhibitions for Africa, more than 70% of stands have been sold and upwards of 5000 visitors are...

13 Feb 2007

Dates for Securex Joburg

Securex, the comprehensive business-to business platform which showcases security, safety, fire and protection solutions available in South Africa, will run 20 - 22 June 2007 at the Sandton Convention Centre in Johannesburg. Organised by Exhibitions for Africa, the expo is aimed at buyers from the...

1 Feb 2007

Another industry award for Sandton venue

At the Exhibition Association of Southern Africa's (EXSA) annual awards banquet held on 15 November 2006 at Gallagher Estate, the Sandton Convention Centre received the Best Exhibition Venue 2006 award. In August, the centre received the TPSA Award as the Best Technical Venue, and, in October, a...

22 Nov 2006

Patron for SA's first beading exhibition

Mindy Brooks, former editor of Bead & Button magazine in the US, has agreed to be the patron of Beadex, South Africa's first international beading and jewellery exhibition. "Beading and jewellery making are two of the hottest trends in crafts the world over," she says, "and in the past few years...

9 Nov 2006

International rose garden for SAA Cape Town flower show

Award-winning international garden designer David Stevens is to bring the first international show garden to this year's South African Airways Cape Town Flower Show, which takes place 26 - 29 October 2006. His 'Contemporary English Rose Garden' will become a permanent installation on the new show...

10 Aug 2006

Futurex Cape to incorporate new business equipment show

This year, visitors to Futurex Cape at the Cape Town International Convention Centre, 27-29 September 2006, will also benefit from free entry into the collocated Equip exhibition. Equip is the new business solutions for SMEs and home-based professionals exhibition that made its debut at the Sandton...

31 Jul 2006

Expo subsidies for black SMMEs

The Eskom Small Business Development Expo takes place 7 -10 September 2006 at Gallagher Estate in Midrand, Gauteng, running alongside the Franchise & Business Opportunities Expo (FBOE) and during Joburg Business Week. Black-owned SMMEs that are registered as South African businesses and which have...

24 Jul 2006

dti funding for SMMEs at aerospace and defence expo

The Aerospace Industry Support Initiative (AISI) of the Department of Trade and Industry (dti) has confirmed funding for the Africa Aerospace and Defence Expo, Cape Town, 20-24 September 2006, which will allow 30 SMMEs to participate alongside global players in the aerospace, defence, maritime, and...

23 Jul 2006

Here comes the bride...

Winner of the EXSA Exhibition of the Year award in the consumer category for two years running, Wedding Expo is set to once again go ahead at The Coca-Cola Dome, Northgate, 2 - 3 September 2006. The expo generally attracts over 7500 visitors. "In the eight years of being involved in the wedding...

20 Jul 2006

Trade day at consumer wine show

Business men and women in the food and entertainment industry in Johannesburg are invited to the Jo'burg Wine Show's trade day on Friday, 28 July 2006, 12pm - 2pm. Email az.oc.wohseniw@ennirocbRev('brev-c5dd4871-6f1e-49ad-b300-4f00c8745c02', '>a/\"az.oc.wohseniw;46#&enniroc:otliam"=ferh a to...

12 Jul 2006

BEE expo means business

The Border Kei Chamber of Business is hosting the first Black Economic Empowerment Exhibition at the Christian Centre in Buffalo City, 27 and 28 July 2006. The key objective is to highlight the latest policy developments, products and services in the BEE arena and establish business relationships...

11 Jul 2006

Caprice to heat up the catwalk

"The secret is out internationally that Cape Town is one of the world's most stylish destinations," says celebrity and fashion entrepreneur Caprice. "There is an amazing creative renaissance going on in South Africa, with Cape Town being the perfect place to showcase this work to the world; I was...

28 Jun 2006

PC, gaming and tech expo locked on target

29 September to 1 October 2006 will see rAge, owned by Tide Media, in its fourth year of showcasing the most popular and cutting-edge computer and video games, technology, gadgets and products at The Coca-Cola Dome, Northgate. To date, the event has attracted year-on-year growth of 30% in both...

27 Jun 2006

iWeek conference boosts exhibition space

iWeek, the Internet Service Providers' Association of SA (ISPA) and UniForum SA's annual gathering, will have 450 square metres of floor space available to exhibitors this year at its new The Castle Kyalami location. This should attract greater numbers of delegates and provide vendors with the...

25 Jun 2006

Temp liquor licence for consumer wine show

Recently, speculation within the wine industry has raised questions regarding the licensing requirements needed to sell wines to consumers at the Jo'burg Wine Show, to be held at Gallagher Estate, 28 - 30 July 2006. However, according to Andrew Dunkley, MD of Gallagher Estate, the expo and...

19 Jun 2006

Stealing the big screen

Following on its success last year, Standard Bank has once again won the Most Innovative Stand award at the 2006 International Franchise Expo (IFE) held at Sandton Convention Centre, 4 - 6 May. Designed by PR and brand activation agency Magna Carta, the stand featured a 'mini movie theatre' for...

9 May 2006

Expo space at CT Book Fair sold out

All exhibition space at the inaugural Cape Town Book Fair (CTBF), to be held 17 - 20 June at the Cape Town International Convention Centre, is officially sold out, more than a month in advance of the event. Organisers are now concentrating on driving feet through the door.

2 May 2006

Four-day expo at fashion festival over Easter

The Cape Town Fashion Festival is hosting a four-day Fashion Expo & Sale at the Cape Town International Convention Centre on the Easter weekend (14-17 April 2006). With "A Winter Wonderland of Fashion" as the theme, visitors will be treated to daily designer fashion shows on a ramp of real snow,...

4 Apr 2006

Dome's emergency clinic of international standard

Managed by Medical Management Consultants, the new fully-equipped Coca-Cola Dome medical clinic allows for advanced emergency treatment during events or exhibitions. With emergency vehicles on standby at the treatment area, the clinic will make all necessary arrangements for transfer to a higher...

28 Mar 2006

Beauty world prepares for annual makeover

Expect innovations and variations at this year's Beauty Africa 2006, the annual beauty industry exhibition to be held at Sandton Convention Centre, Johannesburg, 15-17 July. Key among the innovations is the new corporate identity with its distinctive look and feel, designed by Tenaka's Tribe...

14 Mar 2006

Exhibitions go 3D

The 3D Group has added a new company to its portfolio of companies specialising in stand design, building, furniture hire, portable displays and electrical fittings. The new company, known as 3D Shell, will partner with show organisers to create memorable exhibitions by going 'beyond the box' - or...

5 Mar 2006

Sandton hosts Meetings Africa

More than 80 internationally hosted buyers in the business tourism industry - from countries including Belgium, France, Germany, Italy, Switzerland, the UK and the USA - will be at the Meetings Africa exhibition on 27 and 28 February at the Sandton Convention Centre. Meetings Africa will be...

15 Feb 2006

Non-members welcome at EXSA conference

The EXSA conference scheduled to take place on 9 March 2006 at Glenburn Lodge, alongside the AGM on 10 March, will now include non-members in order to allow more industry players to benefit from the event. The member-only AGM on day two is free of charge to all members. For the conference programme...

15 Feb 2006

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