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ATKV Goudini Spa open for MICE with new "naked" hybrid approach to conferences

Ready to reboot, collaborate and explore the new normal? Its all systems go for a new approach to conventional thinking. With Covid-19 disrupting conventional business events, it's time for a rethink on how to approach this new era...

Issued by ATKV Goudini Spa 25 Sep 2020

Switching on the corporate aspect of travel for economic growth

With the release last week of South Africa's GDP Q2 figures and President Cyril Ramaphosa's calls for a quick and bold plan to place South Africa on a "rapid growth trajectory", a spotlight is shone on tourism as the sector with the greatest potential to reignite South Africa's economy, sustainably...

16 Sep 2020

SA wins bid to host the 59th ICCA's global hybrid experience conference

Attendees, partners and the general public can join in the host destination Kaohsiung, virtually or in one of ICCA's seven regional hubs; Cape Town, Kuching, Latin America, Luxembourg, Malaga, North America, Riyadh...

2 Sep 2020

Trade shows and travel to Africa: What South Africa's top source markets reveal

Keen visitors from around the world are hampered by travel advisories, insurance and air access says Africa Travel Week...

By Chelsey Hale 27 Aug 2020

GL Events South Africa announces top management changes

The board of directors is pleased to announce the full integration of the unique GL events Group business model in South Africa...

Issued by GL events South Africa 14 Aug 2020

OurAfrica.Travel virtual trade show launched

The 'travel show' will connect African suppliers such as hotels, lodges, activity operators and inbound operators with global buyers, via pre-scheduled one-on-one, face-to-face virtual meetings...

27 Jul 2020

Rebooting conferencing will require confidence

While many are marvelling at the ease by which business meetings and even conferences have quickly segued onto an online platform, the general longing to return to the traditional ways of holding these has not left entirely, and the industry will return, say experts in the field...

24 Jul 2020

The Johannesburg Expo Centre - adaptability during crisis times

As part of the international GL Events Group venues network, the JEC was privileged to have visibility of the looming crisis through the venues in Japan and Europe early in 2020. Assessing the possible impact and being cognisant that it was only a question of time before Covid 19 reached South African shores...

Issued by Johannesburg Expo Centre 2 Jul 2020

SA exhibition industry expects to recover in 2021

Following a year of disruption caused by the Covid-19 pandemic and global lockdown, South African exhibition organisers are confident that the industry will bounce back next year...

9 Jun 2020

Start with the beginning in mind. How do we 'future proof' the events industry?

The events industry, as with many others, has been thrown into a complete state of turmoil since the beginning of the year as a result of Covid-19...

By Joshua Low 2 Jun 2020

Strategies Africa's tourism requires to manage blow from coronavirus

Tourism has become an important economic sector for most African countries in the last two decades. There has been increased investments in product development and enhancement, aggressive marketing, coupled with appropriate business-friendly socio-political reforms...

By Issahaku Adam & Albert N Kimbu 24 Apr 2020

HOTT3D, Africa Oil & Power team up to build hospitals in Africa

A Cape Town-based exhibition builder, together with an event organiser, offer to work with governments and private sectors across Africa to rapidly build hospital infrastructures and shelters in the midst of the Covid-19 pandemic...

9 Apr 2020

Digital conference to unite hospitality industry globally

The virtual conference will take place on 7 April from 10am-4pm BST and registration is free of charge for all participants; although an optional donation is requested to selected charities helping out those in the hospitality industry...

26 Mar 2020

#Covid19: Procure Travel Africa postponed until 2021

"South Africans and South African companies are, and always have been, resilient but the reality is that we have no real knowledge of how the virus will develop."

20 Mar 2020

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