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Financial sector update by the deputy minister of the DTI - Retail World
Financial sector update by the deputy minister of the DTI

The Department of Trade & Industry (DTI) plays a critical role in the promotion of economic development and meaningful participation in the global economic and trade environment.

Issued by Retail World 3 Mar 2015 10:19

Lights, camera, fashion!
Lights, camera, fashion!

The Mercedes-Benz Bokeh South African International Fashion Film Festival and conference is back after a successful debut last year. Now hosted at the prestigious 15 On Orange in Cape Town from the 26 to 28 March, it promises to be a weekend of fashionable film fabulocity. I chatted to founder Adrian Lazarus about what attendees can expect this year.

By Ruth Cooper 3 Mar 2015 09:27

Open Debate on publishing vs content in Cape Town
Open Debate on publishing vs content in Cape Town

The second AMASA event will take place on 4 March 2015 in Cape Town and features Zani Botes and Daryn Smith in an open debate on content marketing, including what the relationship is between content marketing and publishing, where does publishing finish and content marketing begin and other hot topics for journalists and content marketers alike.

3 Mar 2015 09:06

[Design Indaba 2015] Conference highlights - Day two
[Design Indaba 2015] Conference highlights - Day two

From well-known spicy chicken brands and gourmet food trucks to cutting-edge fashion design, collaboration featured strongly (again) on the programme of the second day of the Design Indaba 2015 conference...

By Leigh Andrews 2 Mar 2015 12:13

[Design Indaba 2015] The Internet of Things
[Design Indaba 2015] The Internet of Things

After their talk, speakers who had presented a session at the Design Indaba Conference, held annually at Cape Town's CTICC, were publicly presented with a gold medallion as a meaningful keepsake and token of appreciation from their hosts, which like an Olympic medal could be said to symbolise their ultimate achievement in the design world.

By Terry Levin 2 Mar 2015 12:00

[Design Indaba 2015] On fashion and identity at Design Indaba 2015
[Design Indaba 2015] On fashion and identity at Design Indaba 2015

The 2015 Design Indaba provided fertile ground for even the most ardent fashionistas and Afrophiles. In this context both topics took on a new importance, raising issues around self, image, ego, identity, making, economies and African-ness - weaving a joyous celebration of African culture and style through the three-day Indaba programme.

By Terry Levin 2 Mar 2015 11:36

Redzone Round Table breakfast sessions begin this month
Redzone Round Table breakfast sessions begin this month

The first Redzone Round Table breakfast session, hosted by Jeremy Maggs, takes place at the Michelangelo Hotel in Sandton on 19 March 2015.

2 Mar 2015 10:11

[Design Indaba 2015] Conference highlights - Day one
[Design Indaba 2015] Conference highlights - Day one

Day one of the 2015 Design Indaba conference introduced us to the importance of collaboration in design and taking a step back and relooking at history to propel your design to the future.

By Leigh Andrews 28 Feb 2015 12:12

[Biz Takeouts Podcast] 124: A packed show about an event, a women's academy and research
[Biz Takeouts Podcast] 124: A packed show about an event, a women's academy and research

On Thursday, 26 February 2015, Biz Takeouts Marketing and Media Radio show host Warren Harding (@bizWazza) has packed the hour long show with four guests. We were joined via Skype by Koo Govender, VWV Group Chief Executive Officer, following the launch and graduation of 25 students from the Phakama Women's Academy.

27 Feb 2015 12:57

Digital agency demand increases, but SA needs to meet international best practice
Digital agency demand increases, but SA needs to meet international best practice

This year's inaugural IAB Digital Summit highlighted the rapid advances made by digital agencies in South Africa, but underlined that they need to conform more to international standards and industry best practices. A first of its kind in SA, the summit recognised maintenance standards and excellence in digital work.

27 Feb 2015 08:55

Public Ideas conference at the IAB Summit 2015 - Public-Ideas
Public Ideas conference at the IAB Summit 2015

Last Thursday, 19 February, Public-Ideas had the pleasure of organising a think-tank session during the annual IAB Bookmark Awards. Our South African team, Antoine Paillusseau and Mahalia Failali, with Jon Attwell - Managing Partner at Sprout - presented key information on affiliate marketing through case studies of major South African websites: Superbalist and Clickncompare. They went through the different strategies and best practices to implement and follow when launching both a sales increase and a lead generation campaign.

Issued by Public-Ideas 26 Feb 2015 11:30

Have you bulletproofed your marriage? - Universal Church of the Kingdom of God
Have you bulletproofed your marriage?

Bulletproof Marriage: Your shield against divorce is about intelligent people practising and sharing intelligent love.

Issued by Universal Church of the Kingdom of God 25 Feb 2015 13:44

Huddle hits SA - Mindshare South Africa
Huddle hits SA

Where were you? You missed out on the 'unconference' of the year.

Issued by Mindshare South Africa 25 Feb 2015 13:22