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Looking to hire a marquee for your outdoor event?
Our marquee structures are suitable for all types of functions. 9 Nov 2021 Read more

GL events South Africa launches a Retail division
Taking your brand to new heights! 2 Sep 2021 Read more

8 things to consider about mall activations
Taking the lead in unusual times 8 Mar 2021 Read more

The future of events
Live vs virtual or hybrid events. 6 Oct 2020 Read more

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. 14 Aug 2020 Read more

How to stay on top of the events game with digital marketing
The past few years South Africa has shown a huge increase in attention to detail when it comes to marketing an event and implementing the right sources to improve the way events are run. One type of marketing that has caught our attention is digital marketing. 7 Feb 2020 Read more

GL events Group: An international network of venues to host your events
The GL events Venues network is continuously expanding; the recent acquisitions concluded demonstrate the persistence of the group to maintain its exceptional growth rate. 21 Oct 2019 Read more

Sustainable exhibitions and events: Introducing the ECO MOD product range
The newly released ECO MOD board is a truly recyclable display solution for the events and exhibitions industry. 27 Sep 2019 Read more

GL events collaborate with Johannesburg Expo Centre for Mandela Day 2019
As part of the Nelson Mandela Day initiative, GL events South Africa makes a contribution to the education of our local community. 2 Aug 2019 Read more

From humble beginnings to the world: GL events South Africa upskills local people
How the GL events Group has opened up amazing opportunities for the employees in the South African branches. 26 Jul 2019 Read more

GL events announces the acquisition of the majority shareholding in Africa's biggest exhibition centre
GL events (ISIN: FR0000066672 - TICKER: GLO), the integrated event industry group, announces its acquisition of majority shareholding in the Johannesburg Expo Centre. 7 Feb 2019 Read more

Year-end and product launch events on your own premises - How and why?
Ideal marketing opportunities await when holding an exciting new product launch or festive year-end function at your own premises. 14 Nov 2018 Read more

GL events South Africa secures custom feature areas for the UK's biggest baby show, launching in SA, Kyalami
You do not want to miss The Baby Show & #MeetUp with Meg Faure, sponsored by Pampers. 21 Aug 2018 Read more

The importance of the MICE industry and business events in South Africa
What is MICE and how does it impact our economy? 20 Aug 2018 Read more

Exhibition stands 101
When it comes to exhibition stands the choices can be endless and the process daunting, here's how to navigate exhibition stand options. 12 Jun 2018 Read more

25 years with Johannesburg Homemakers Expo
This year marked a 25-year partnership between GL events South Africa and the Johannesburg Homemakers Expo. 26 Mar 2018 Read more

South Africa Bike Festival and AutoTrader join forces
South Africa Bike Festival and AutoTrader join forces to boost industry growth and invest in the future of South Africa's motorcycle market 28 Feb 2018 Read more

GL events - Silver sponsor at the 84th UFI Congress
GL events South Africa was proud to provide exhibition infrastructure and hostesses in addition to its Silver sponsorship for the 84th International UFI congress. 9 Nov 2017 Read more

#WomensMonth: Empowering women in the events and exhibitions industry
During the month of August, GL events South Africa celebrated all the women throughout our local branches. 1 Sep 2017 Read more

Interesting facts about the GL events Group
GL events South Africa forms part of the International GL events Group. GL events have been in operation since 1978 and are currently represented across 90 locations worldwide. 12 Jun 2017 Read more

Welcome back, Brian Prowling
Brian Prowling appointed as Commercial Director of GL events Oasys 6 Feb 2015 Read more

A new GL events Oasys
It's time for change 30 Jan 2015 Read more

GL events South Africa acquires renowned custom structure supplier, Cape Wood Projects
GL events South Africa has announced and confirmed its acquisition of majority share in Cape Wood Projects, a leading custom structure supplier in South Africa. 3 Jun 2014 Read more

GL events invests in corporate social responsibility
International infrastructure and exhibition giant GL events has thrown its substantial weight behind the fight against cancer. The South African division of the largest eventing and exhibition company in the world, GL events Oasys, has committed to support PinkDrive with its infrastructure needs for numerous sporting events in 2014. 3 Apr 2014 Read more

Win tickets to Decorex Durban!
Decorex Durban returns to the Durban Exhibition Centre from 20 to 23 March this year and there are three double tickets up for grabs, courtesy of Decorex SA and infrastructure suppliers, GL events Oasys. 14 Mar 2014 Read more

Events industry revamped with launch of new app
SA's largest events infrastructure supplier, GL events Oasys, has launched an iPad app for iOS. Designed for practical use by clients and employees alike, the application contains essential information on all services, galleries, products and catalogues. 24 Jan 2014 Read more

Win tickets to MamaMagic, The Baby Expo in Joburg this November
As the festive season draws near and everyone's excitement for the summer holiday begins to mount, MamaMagic™ will return to the Coca-Cola Dome from 28 November to 1 December to help with holiday shopping. 21 Nov 2013 Read more

GL events Oasys and Homemakers ride for a purpose
To acknowledge and commemorate 20 years of a successful working partnership with the Homemakers Expo, GL events Oasys and Homemakers' staff will ride together in the Momentum 94.7 Cycle Challenge this coming weekend to raise money for the Meals on Wheels foundation. 15 Nov 2013 Read more

The biggest Nedbank Golf Challenge to date
One of South Africa's most prestigious golfing events, The Nedbank Golf Challenge, also known as Africa's Major, which takes place this year from 5 to 8 December 2013, has once again teamed up with leading infrastructure provider GL events Oasys as a sponsor and supplier to bring to Sun City the biggest event on the African golf eventing calendar. 8 Nov 2013 Read more

End off the year with a bang at 'Africa's Major'
Whether you are a golfing fanatic or looking for a memorable year-end corporate function venue, the 2013 Nedbank Golf Challenge's Hospitality experience is hard to beat. So why not treat your employees to an unforgettable few days rubbing shoulders with some of the world's top golfers in the luxury of one of GL events Oasys' Hospitality facilities? 29 Oct 2013 Read more

Find out what makes you feel good! Tickets up for grabs to the Look and Feel Good Expo in Durban
Look & Feel Good Expo will make its debut in Durban at the Durban Exhibition Centre from 11-13 October, so Durbanites can now also browse and shop for the very latest in health and wellness products and advice showcasing everything you need to get fit, healthy, gorgeous and inspired. 8 Oct 2013 Read more

Win tickets to the Good Food & Wine Show Johannesburg
Featuring Paul Hollywood, Masterchef Australia's Gary Mehigan and Hayden Quinn as well as Mickey Mouse 18 Sep 2013 Read more

Four Nedbank Golf Challenge tickets up for grabs!
GL events Oasys have been the exclusive hospitality agents to the Nedbank Golf Challenge for years and will this year again provide the best hospitality experience to the event. There are four Challenge Club hospitality tickets up for grabs on the GL events Oasys Facebook page to one lucky winner! Click here and tell us why you should win, and you could be enjoying Africa's Major in comfort and style. 2 Sep 2013 Read more

The GL events Oasys, Joy of Jazz experience
The much anticipated annual Standard Bank Joy of Jazz event took place this year from 22 to 24 August in the Newtown Precinct, and as in previous years continued to raise the standard in the South African live music and jazz sector. GL events Oasys provided top of the range infrastructure solutions including an impressive double-decker marquee to host the elite for a luxurious hospitality experience. 29 Aug 2013 Read more

Nedbank Golf Challenge ticket sales officially open!
The 2013 Nedbank Golf Challenge will once again take place at the Gary Player Golf Course at Sun City from 5-8 December. The tournament has entered a new era with a change in format and an increase in prize money that will attract one of the strongest fields in world golf. The 2013 event will be co sanctioned by both the European and Sunshine Tours. 23 Aug 2013 Read more

Win tickets to Decorex Joburg 2013 - Where design grows
The countdown has begun to Africa's premier décor, design and lifestyle exhibition. Decorex Joburg takes place from 7 to 11 August. 30 Jul 2013 Read more

GL events Oasys to build bauma Africa 2013
The global exhibition organiser Messe München International (MMI) announced that it will be expanding its international network for the construction, machinery and mining sector with the launch of a new trade fair in South Africa in September 2013 to be held at Gallagher Convention Centre. The infrastructure and fullturnkey service solution will be produced by GL events Oasys. 25 Jul 2013 Read more

Win double tickets to Fine Brandy Fusion in Johannesburg
This luxury showcase of SA Brandy and the glamorous lifestyle surrounding it, Fine Brandy Fusion Sandton, now in its sixth year, will again be held at the Sandton Convention Centre from 26-28 June. 21 Jun 2013 Read more

GL events Oasys to flaunt new brand and service features at Markex
GL events Oasys will return to Markex World of Events this year to flaunt its new corporate identity and brand at stand number E13, following an impressive display of brand integration into a temporary structure space last year. The event takes place at the Sandton Convention Centre in Johannesburg from 11 to 13 June 2013. 10 Jun 2013 Read more

Win tickets to the Gauteng Motor Show!
The 2013 Gauteng Motor Show featuring the Atomic Junkies Adrenaline Sports Fest, proudly driven by and hosted by City of Tshwane, is one of the largest most action-packed motoring events in South Africa. Showcasing all aspects of the motoring industry, this show also offers an entertainment line-up unlike any other motoring event in SA. 29 May 2013 Read more

Looking back at Africa's biggest travel trade show - Indaba 2013
Indaba is one of the largest tourism marketing events on the African calendar and one of the top three 'must visit' events of its kind on the global calendar. In 2013, the event returned to the International Convention Centre (ICC) in Durban from 11 - 14 May with an enhanced offering from exhibitors and organiser alike. Indaba brings to Durban an air of positivity and allure, as the major role players in the African Tourism industry come together to promote and display the latest in Africa's unique leisure offering. The industry is absolutely pivotal to the economic maintenance and growth of the continent, as well as the restoration of a positive image of Africa globally. 24 May 2013 Read more

Win tickets to the Good Food & Wine Show - Cape Town
The tastiest date on the SA culinary calendar and showcasing the latest global food trends 21 May 2013 Read more

Glamorous fine brandy fusion event in Cape Town opens tomorrow
9-10 May 2013, Cape Town International Convention Centre 8 May 2013 Read more

Win tickets to MamaMagic, The Baby Expo
Starting off their prestigious line up of national expos, MamaMagic is heading first to the Coca-Cola Dome in Joburg from 16-19 May, 2013 and we couldn't be more excited. GL events Oasys will be giving away four double entry tickets to the show on a day of the winner's choice on our Facebook page. To enter, click here and follow the instructions. It's as easy as 1, 2, 3! 7 May 2013 Read more

The power of the brand
There are many brands that are indigenous to South Africa such as Checkers, Marmite and Clover, while there are many foreign brands such as Nike, Coca Cola and Toyota conducting business locally. Some brands have been around for many years such as Siemens, who have been in existence for 150 years globally and more than 100 years in South Africa. In most cases the investment in a company's brand is immeasurable, especially those that have been around for many years. The more a brand is respected by consumers, the greater the value. 24 Apr 2013 Read more

GL events Oasys and Homemakers Expo celebrate 20-year anniversary
The annual Homemakers Expo took place the past weekend from 28 Feb - 3 Mar 2013 at the Coca-Cola Dome in Johannesburg. For the past twenty years and from the inception of the Homemakers Expo, GL events Oasys has been the proud infrastructure supplier to the show. This South African favourite is still the country's largest, multi-award winning home interest expo and in 2013 hosted 360 exhibitors on over 600 stands and with over 50,000 visitors over the four days. 6 Mar 2013 Read more

Oasys has strengthened its ties with international partner GL Events to incorporate its expertise in global best practice, as well as to create new investment opportunities for local operations and business opportunities abroad. As a consequence Oasys Innovation's has adapted its identity to reflect its globally-integrated approach, and will from now be known as GL Oasys. 19 Feb 2013 Read more

Now in its third consecutive year, the China Sourcing Fair will again be hosted at Gallagher Convention Centre from 28 to 30 November 2012. This is the last leg of the 2012 global road show following major successes in Hong Kong, Dubai, Miami, Sao Paulo and Mumbai. 15 Nov 2012 Read more

2012 Nedbank Golf Challenge players in the field announced
At a press event on 18 October 2012, the names of the 12 players in the field who will participate in this year's Nedbank Golf Challenge was announced. The event, hosted by Matthew Pearce, took place at The Venue, Green Park and was broadcast live on SuperSport Blitz. 29 Oct 2012 Read more

Markex, a must for any media professional, is set to take place next week at the Sandton Convention Centre, from 12 to 14 June 2012. Every year, thousands of visitors flock to the landmark show to seek out suppliers of support services and complementary products for their own brand initiatives and activations. 11 Jun 2012 Read more

MamaMagic: The magic is in the detail
The first of two 2012 Johannesburg MamaMagic shows took place at the Coca-Cola Dome in May. Measuring 10 000m², it is South Africa's biggest baby exhibition and was visited by over 36 000 people from all outskirts of the country. During the last eight years the show has grown from one to four events per annum. Oasys Innovations have built the infrastructure since its inception. 4 Jun 2012 Read more

South Africa competes with some of the top destinations worldwide when it comes to hosting sport events. We have something to offer under a variety of sports categories and each of these features at least one major event that attracts global attention annually. The Vodacom Durban July has become synonymous with the world of horse racing. 15 Jul 2011 Read more

Due to investor confidence, billions of rand has been invested in the Eastern Cape since 2008 on commercial and retail developments, as well as residential establishments and even golfing estates. This extensive development has also led to upgrades and expansion of roads all across the Eastern Cape and attracted both national and international interest. The province has also enjoyed an influx of tourists and entrepreneurs in recent months. 8 Jul 2011 Read more

This year the Bloem Show demonstrated once again that it is an enabler for economic activity and hosted many exhibitors and scores of visitors attended from 25 April to 7 May. 24 May 2011 Read more

During March 2011, the 'Wild Expo,' combined with the 'Aim' show took place at the Tshwane Events Centre. The 'Aim & Wild Expo' displayed the latest in hunting gear, outdoor supplies, wildlife goods, fishing gear, 4x4 goods and accessories, as well as hunting gear. 28 Apr 2011 Read more

Oasys hiring is the longest running activation of the Oasys offering, since 1977 it has been at the heart of the company. Oasys hiring does not only boast a long life, but it can call upon a well experienced staff that averages 10 year's employment per worker. In recent years Oasys hiring has re-invented its range of items to deliver on market demand and accommodate market trends. 17 Mar 2011 Read more

As part of their Corporate Social Responsibility programme, Oasys Innovations recently donated carpeting to Resthaven Ministries' David House in the Southern suburbs of Johannesburg. The carpeting was supplied by the Oasys Innovations Hiring department. 15 Dec 2010 Read more

China Sourcing Fair meets African demand
The first international China Sourcing Fair Expo for South Africa recently took place at Gallagher Convention Centre. The Expo targeted African businesses with an interest in quality imports from Asia. The Expo was the first of six China Sourcing Fairs to be hosted in South Africa by international company, Global Sources. 10 Dec 2010 Read more

Global Diabetes Run/Walk draws thousands of participants
Diabetes affects many South Africans and individuals across the globe, yet a large number of diabetes cases remain undiagnosed, mainly because of a lack of education and information. 29 Nov 2010 Read more

The Star HR Summit and Expo was recently held at the Sandton Convention Centre. Incorporating the previous Star HRDE with the Institute of International Research's (IRR) HR Africa Summit, 2010 was the first year that The Star HR Summit and Expo was hosted. 10 Nov 2010 Read more

Another 'awesome' gaming expo in 2010
Computers, gaming and technology is a fast growing and evolving industry. In this light, it is no surprise that the Really Awesome Gaming Expo, or rAge, as it is commonly known, is South Africa's most popular and fastest growing computing, gaming, technology and interactive entertainment exhibition, with visitor and exhibitor numbers far exceeding that of previous years. 8 Nov 2010 Read more

Interesting collections at SAADA Fair
The South African Antique Dealers Association annually hosts an antique Fair at the Wanderers Country club in Johannesburg. The 2010 Fair included an interesting collection of antiques from dealers across South Africa. 2 Nov 2010 Read more

Solutions and innovations at Electra Mining 2010
Every two years, Electra Mining Africa forms a highlight on the calendar of stakeholders in the mining, power generation, industrial and construction industries. The latest Electra Mining Africa took place in October at the MTN Expo Centre in Nasrec. 1 Nov 2010 Read more

Environmental sustainability is fast becoming a priority among individuals and businesses alike. Along with this, an increased awareness and need for healthier living is created. The Look and Feel Good Expo, which recently took place at the Coca Cola dome, addressed important issues pertaining to 'greener' as well as healthier lifestyles. 29 Oct 2010 Read more

The biennial African Aerospace and Defence exhibition (AAD 2010) was recently held for the sixth and last time at the Air Force Base Ysterplaat in Milnerton, Cape Town. With almost 80 military and civil aircraft lined up, the show was a huge success. Oasys Innovations supplied a selection of design stands for this event. 26 Oct 2010 Read more

The organiser for the annual Nedbank Golf Challenge, Sun International, has moved into top gear to secure a line-up of world class players, venue infrastructure and entertainment that will even delight golfing novices and non-golfers. The tournament, branded as 'Africa's Major,' will be played at the Gary Player Country Club from 1 to 5 December 2010. 14 Oct 2010 Read more

The T Show, which was hosted in Tshwane, attracted a wide range of exhibitors ranging from furniture to technology and live stock. This was the first year that the show was hosted under its new brand (T Show) and is a new platform on which to build future success. 4 Oct 2010 Read more

First ever Nightlife and Bar Expo launches successfully
A new and exciting expo, recently launched at Emperor's Palace, is aimed at bringing the 'nightlife' to the night owls of Johannesburg. Oasys Innovations was the preferred supplier to the first ever Nightlife and Bar Expo, which took place from 27 - 29 August. 29 Sep 2010 Read more

Investment opportunities at India Show
The India Show recently took place at the MTN Expo Centre in Johannesburg, strengthening trade between South Africa and India. The show, which was built by Oasys Innovations, was inaugurated by HE Mr Virendra Gupta, High Commissioner for India in South Africa in the presence of HE Mr Anand Sharma, Minister for Commerce and Industry, India and HE Mr Jacob G Zuma, President of the Republic of South Africa. 28 Sep 2010 Read more

Wind in the sails of the National Boat Show 2010
The annual National Boat Show and Dive Expo was recently held at the Coca-Cola Dome in Northriding, Randburg, showcasing the best the industry has to offer for boating enthusiasts. Oasys Innovations was the supplier of choice for the infrastructure requirements. 23 Sep 2010 Read more

Joburg treasured as architect's delight
In the dusk of a successful World Cup, South Africans are starting to ask how investments will be utilised in a sustainable way, ensuring economic growth and prosperity. With millions of rands invested in infrastructure, the country now has to find a way to maintain the interest it received during the FIFA World Cup 2010. The Architecture ZA 2010 (AZA 2010) Convention will be looking into these questions. 15 Sep 2010 Read more

Celebrating its fifth anniversary in 2010, the Cape Town Book Fair attracted almost 34 000 visitors. The event was held over four days at the Cape Town International Convention Centre. Oasys Cape Town supplied the infrastructure for this event. 12 Sep 2010 Read more

For the past 14 years, fashion enthusiasts have been delighted by latest styles and trends on offer at the International Fashion Show (IFS). What started out as a small event held at the Wanderers Club, has evolved into an extravagant fashion experience that takes place twice a year at the Coca-Cola dome. Thebe Exhibitions and Projects were the organisers for the most recent show, while Oasys Innovations supplied basic infrastructure. 8 Sep 2010 Read more

New shareholding structure for Oasys Innovations
Following a two-year working partnership in a consortium arrangement with global event organiser, GL events, for the preparation and successful completion of overlays for the 2009 Confederations Cup and the 2010 FIFA World Cup™ South Africa, Oasys Innovations announced that it has sold 50.3% of the company to GL events. 6 Sep 2010 Read more

Jewellex is South Africa's largest trade only jewellery exhibition, taking place annually at the Sandton Convention Centre. It attracts exhibitors from around the world, showcasing new merchandise, including watches, fine jewellery, jewellery packaging and machinery. Oasys Innovations supplied the infrastructure for the event. 2 Sep 2010 Read more

For antique collectors, the National Antiques and Decorative Arts Faire is a highlight on their social calendars annually. The 2010 Faire recently took place at the Sandton International Convention Centre. The infrastructure for the show was supplied by Oasys Innovations. 31 Aug 2010 Read more

Oasys Innovations, one of South Africa's most diversified suppliers for the exhibition, events, conferencing and marketing communication industries, will showcase their integrated solutions at this year's Markex trade show, with the emphasis on creativity in design. 19 Aug 2010 Read more

Hat trick for Oasys Electrical in KZN
Durban promotes itself as the sporting capital of South Africa and this statement rings true with two of southern Africa's biggest horseracing events being held at Greyville racetrack in the capital of KwaZulu-Natal. Oasys provided the electrical infrastructure for these events. 3 Aug 2010 Read more

Training for service excellence at Oasys
The training and development of employees have long been viewed by labour experts as one of the most essential functions of the Human Resources Department in any business. Oasys Innovations demonstrates their commitment to developing and retaining their employees by investing in various training programmes throughout the year. 22 Jul 2010 Read more

Poultry and eggs are South Africa's most popular and least expensive sources of protein. The Southern African Poultry Association (SAPA) hosted the AVI Africa 2010 Exhibition and Congress, showcasing the latest products, technologies and skills from exhibitors based across Africa and abroad. Oasys Innovations supplied the infrastructure for the show, which was held at Emperor's Palace. 14 Jul 2010 Read more

The Vaal River Meander Wine Route, which celebrates its sixth anniversary this year, brings the finest in South African food and wine to the Vaal region. 7 Jul 2010 Read more

Soccer teams receive a warm welcome
Hosting the FIFA 2010 World CupTM is a tremendous opportunity and an honourable position for South Africa to be in. Likewise, visiting South Africa to take part in the world's biggest sporting event should be a memorable occasion for the soccer teams from across the globe. Oasys Innovations was part of the project that created a comfortable arrival in an area dedicated to the international teams. 29 Jun 2010 Read more

The South African Pavilion was formally opened on 6 May at the 2010 World Expo Shanghai by the South African Department for International Relations and Cooperation (DIRCO) Minister Maite Nkoana-Mashabane. The pavilion was aptly named "The Rise of a Modern Economy - Ke Nako". Oasys Innovations is the official supplier for the design of the pavilion, content and project management. 24 Jun 2010 Read more

Having hosted nine successful exhibitions, Rooms on View has once again impressed visitors. The show, held at the Sandton Convention Centre, was sponsored by Home Fabrics and Condé Nast House & Garden. Oasys was the official infrastructure supplier for this popular décor and design event. 14 Jun 2010 Read more

2010 bumper crop for NAMPO
The 2010 NAMPO Agricultural Trade Show recorded a record number of 650 exhibitors and 68 900 visitors over four days. From a basic Harvest Day show in 1967, the event grew to attract forty international exhibitors from the United States, Argentina and Australia. The exhibition infrastructure was supplied by Oasys Innovations. 10 Jun 2010 Read more

'Wine and dine' at the Good Food and Wine Show
The Good Food and Wine Show took place in May at the Cape Town International Convention Centre (CTICC), offering culinary fanatics and wine lovers the best of the best in the food industry. Oasys Innovations was contracted to provide the entire infrastructure for the show. 8 Jun 2010 Read more

Decorex Cape Town was recently held at the Cape Town International Convention Centre (CTICC), marking its twelfth anniversary. The infrastructure for this multi-award-winning show was supplied by Oasys Innovations. 7 Jun 2010 Read more

The 2010 Zimbabwe International Trade Fair (ZITF) took place in Bulawayo during April. The theme for this year's Fair was 'Unlocking Our Investment Potential' and the fair was opened this year with an address by Iranian President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad. Earlier this year, Oasys signed an agreement with the ZITF, naming them the preferred infrastructure provider for the fair. 7 Jun 2010 Read more

The first ever South African International Property Exhibition (IPEX SA) took place at Sandton Convention Centre during April. Targeting a niche market, this property show featured local property investment opportunities as well as international properties for sale in tourist hot spots such as Mauritius, Malta, Cyprus and the UK. Oasys Innovations supplied infrastructure for the event. 4 Jun 2010 Read more

Featuring everything for the outdoor enthusiast, the Wild Expo took place at the beginning of May at the Tshwane Events Centre. The infrastructure was supplied by Oasys Innovations and the show featured various types of angling, hunting, and camping equipment, as well as outdoor activities. The objective of the show was to promote wildlife, conservation, hunting, angling, 4x4 and camping. 31 May 2010 Read more

The 2010 Bloem Show took place from 22 April to 1 May and saw an increase of 15% in attendance numbers, with a total of 100 137 visitors flocking to enjoy one of the largest agricultural and commercial exhibitions in the country. Oasys Innovations supplied the infrastructure for the event. 21 May 2010 Read more

The Rand Show was once again held during the Easter school holidays in April 2010, celebrating its 115th year. The show was first staged in Johannesburg in 1895 and is under new ownership in 2010. Oasys Innovations supplied the infrastructure for this eleven-day show. 14 May 2010 Read more

Oasys favourite again
Oasys Innovations has been presented with the Technical Production Services Association's (TPSA) “Favourite Marquee Rental Company” award for 2009. This is the second consecutive year that Oasys has won this title. 5 May 2010 Read more

With growing travel costs and a constant increase in tourists it is becoming more and more important to do comprehensive research and planning before undertaking an excursion. This was the focus of the recent World Holiday and Travel Fair (WHTF), held at the Coca-Cola dome, 16-18 April 2010. 5 May 2010 Read more

The value of face-to-face contact with clients cannot be underestimated. While it is true that technological development has allowed for more flexibility in terms of communicating in the business environment, the importance of personal interaction must not be ignored. E-mails, text messages or even phone calls can never replace face-to-face interaction. In line with this philosophy, Oasys Innovations has embarked on a new, value-add business venture. 3 May 2010 Read more

Viva Vivo!
The Sun City Superbowl was crowded on 19 March 2010, as Volkswagen fans celebrated the launch of the new Volkswagen Polo Vivo. Oasys Innovations provided the branding for the occasion. 22 Apr 2010 Read more

The beauty and wellness industry is one that has stood the test of time, showing marginal growth during the difficult months of 2009. The annual Professional Beauty Show was recently held at the Cape Town International Convention Centre (CTICC); emphasising the success the industry has had during the past months. 20 Apr 2010 Read more

Statistics for the hospitality industry are becoming increasingly impressive. This year will be no exception, with the 2010 FIFA World Cup™ which will provide a high influx of international visitors to South Africa. Hostex Cape has geared the industry with components to manage the additional demands which may present itself this year. 19 Apr 2010 Read more

GL-Oasys Consortium celebrates
The GL Oasys Consortium was formed to supply temporary infrastructure, equipment and stadium overlay for the 2009 Confederations Cup and the 2010 FIFA World Cup South Africa™. The consortium members will continue with its work until conclusion of the mid-year extravaganza, and will leave behind a legacy of project management and supply chain logistics on which the local industry can benchmark for continued delivery of infrastructure for major events. 30 Mar 2010 Read more

Electrical innovation for exhibition industry
The South African exhibition industry is evolving to deliver innovative solutions that would earn them a mention on the international circuit. Oasys Innovations, leading supplier of infrastructure for exhibitions and events, has researched and invented electrical distribution boards tailor-made for the exhibition industry. 25 Mar 2010 Read more

GL-Oasys Consortium celebrates
Coinciding with the final countdown to the 2010 FIFA World Cup™, a celebratory street party was hosted in Sandton. This notable day was a joint venture of the Sandton Convention Centre, Johannesburg Tourism Company, Shattered Glass and the GL-Oasys Consortium. 19 Mar 2010 Read more

Simplifying meetings for everyone
Meetings and conferences are unavoidable realities in the life of any working professional. Arranging meetings at venues that suit the exacting requirements and drawing on resources from professional suppliers for infrastructure can become a daunting task, especially with so many products and services on offer. 18 Mar 2010 Read more

Since the beginning of the year the Western Cape has been a showcase of exhibitions and events, from mining to lifestyle and sport events. A measure of self-sufficiency in the exhibition and event industry allows provincial end-users to contract local suppliers in the exhibition and event industry without having to source talent from elsewhere in the country. This also speaks in favour of the retention of economic value in the province and for employment opportunities. Being at the forefront of infrastructure supplies and installations including for the Mining Indaba, the Women's Show and the Stormers' Super 14 rugby kick-off party, Oasys is digging in its heels to deliver as a Cape regional company. 10 Mar 2010 Read more

Oasys appoints new hiring executive
The management of Oasys Innovations announced the appointment of Brian Lewis as the new Head of its activation company for hiring. He brings with him more than 20 years of experience in various sectors of commerce and industry. 18 Feb 2010 Read more

Oasys signs Zimbabwe agreement
The Zimbabwe International Trade Fair (ZITF) takes place in April every year and is hosted in Bulawayo where it draws some 100 000 visitors over three days. Brian and Kevin Kennedy, respectively Chief Executive and Managing Director for Oasys Innovations signed a joint agreement with Mr Daniel Chigaru, who is the General Manager for the ZITF. The contract names Oasys as the preferred infrastructure provider for the fair. 10 Feb 2010 Read more

Following a successful 2009, Oasys Innovations has geared itself for continued growth in 2010 and beyond. The company was established in 1977 and has since grown its assets to well over R100 million, a consolidated workforce of nearly 400 members and a potential of more than 500 projects for this year. 27 Jan 2010 Read more

The management of Oasys Innovations hosted the company's first family day on 16 January at the MTN Expo Centre. More than 560 people attended this fun-filled day during which 180 staff members with more than five years of service and up to twenty five years of service were acknowledged for their loyalty and dedication to the company. 26 Jan 2010 Read more

The fourth annual Avis Wow & Wag TM doggie fashion show was recently hosted at Montecasino. The show involved the ‘catwalk' being converted to a ‘dogwalk' and dogs were seen wearing the latest couture dreamed up by celebrity designers. South Africa's most popular actors, dj's, musicians performers and socialites always jump at the chance of walking alongside one of these dogs. Oasys Innovations was one of the sponsors. 24 Dec 2009 Read more

World Aids day has been celebrated on 1 December since 1988, with the main objective of creating and raising awareness and education about HIV and Aids. As a build-up to World Aids Day the Gauteng Department of Health and Social Development hosted an HIV and Aids exposition at Mary Fitzgerald Square in Newtown, Johannesburg. Oasys Innovations supplied infrastructure for the event. 23 Dec 2009 Read more

South Africa's diverse and dynamic arts and culture heritage is one of its richest and most important resources, with the capacity to generate significant economic and social benefits for the nation. The South African music industry is demonstrating rapid growth and is fast becoming a force to be reckoned with in the international music industry. Oasys Innovations, a leading supplier to the events and exhibition industry a proud supporter of local talent, recently demonstrated their support of local musicians by sponsoring audiovisual infrastructure for Garth Taylor's national tour. 4 Dec 2009 Read more

Oasys Innovations is one of the preferred suppliers for SA Heart Congress
In October 2009 medical professionals from Africa, Europe and the United States attended the 10th annual South African Heart Congress 2009 at the Super Bowl in Sun City. Oasys Innovations was the one of the preferred contractors to supply shell scheme for exhibitors that bought floor space. 3 Dec 2009 Read more

The Eastern Cape region of southern Africa produces over 54% of the world's mohair making it the hub of the international natural fibre industry. The International Mohair Summit held from 3-6 November in Graaf-Reinet and Jansenville offered visitors valuable insight regarding the production, processing techniques and innovations within the industry. Oasys Innovations provided marquees and electrical infrastructure at the event. 1 Dec 2009 Read more

Oasys appoints corporate relations manager
Oasys Innovations has appointed Kirsten Striebe as corporate relations manager. Striebe has extensive international and local experience in operations and project management within medium to large corporations. She holds an Honours Degree in Social Sciences, focusing specifically on corporate communications and public relations. 1 Dec 2009 Read more

Oasys wins global gold award
During 2009, Oasys Innovations formed a partnership with GL events, a global player in event overlays and facilities for large events. The new company, known as GL Oasys Consortium, successfully tendered for four stadiums for the Confederations Cup. Their efforts were rewarded with the presentation of a gold award at the annual international Sport Management Awards presented in London on 11 November 2009. 30 Nov 2009 Read more

Oasys triumphs at the annual EXSA 2009 Awards
The Exhibition and Event Association of South Africa recently held their annual awards ceremony on 19 November at the Gallagher Convention Centre in Midrand. The event was well attended by industry role players and key decision makers. This year the association unveiled a new series of awards aimed specifically at the event industry since the Association extended membership to event management companies last year. Oasys Innovations, a leading supplier of infrastructure to the event and exhibition industry won three of the industry's most coveted awards. 27 Nov 2009 Read more

Propak displays trends for the future
Propak Africa, the packaging, processing, printing, labelling and plastics exhibition, took place at the MTN Expo Centre in Nasrec in October. First held in the mid-eighties, this highly successful exhibition that takes place in Johannesburg every three years, has created a unique and exciting networking opportunity for local and international suppliers, also allowing them to share ideas and obtain information on the latest global trends, market updates, new products and technological advancements. Specialised Exhibitions contracted Oasys Innovations to supply carpeting and shell scheme for the event. 26 Nov 2009 Read more

The South African Antique Dealers' Association (SAADA) held its 46th Annual Antique Dealers Fair at the Wanderers Club. The event was attended by several hundred people. The Johannesburg Fair is the most respected of its kind in the country. Oasys Innovations supplied shell scheme and electrical infrastructure for the event. 25 Nov 2009 Read more

From 2 - 4 October computer and gaming fanatics flocked to the rAge Expo at the Coca-Cola dome in Northgate to feast on a showcase of the latest in gaming, technology, gadgets and lifestyle entertainment products. Oasys Innovations supplied a range of infrastructure for the event. 26 Oct 2009 Read more

Lifestyle is about how you choose to live your life. Nowadays we are all aware of the importance of staying fit, healthy and in good physical shape. This year the Look & Feel Good Expo held at the Coca-Cola dome, Northgate, offered visitors an array of activities designed to enhance physical and mental well-being. Oasys Innovations supplied a range of infrastructure for the event. 26 Oct 2009 Read more

Celebrating cultural diversity through the arts
The Fourth World Summit on Arts & Culture was held from 22 to 25 September at Museum Africa in the Newtown Cultural Precinct, Johannesburg. It was hosted by the National Arts Council and the International Federation of Arts Councils and Culture Agencies (IFACCA). Oasys Innovations supplied much of the infrastructure for the event. 20 Oct 2009 Read more

Sign Africa returned to Johannesburg in September after also completing successful shows in Port Elizabeth, Durban and Cape Town. A record-breaking 5013 people attended the Johannesburg leg of the event which was held at the Sandton Convention Centre. 16 Oct 2009 Read more

Oasys supplies infrastructure to the ‘sexiest exhibition on earth'
Known by many in the events and exhibitions industry as the ‘sexiest exhibition on earth', Sexpo is now the most popular public exhibition in South Africa. This global phenomenon has attracted over 1.5 million people and has been running for over 10 years. Sexpo was launched in South Africa in 2007 and has enjoyed phenomenal growth. This year's Johannesburg Sexpo took place at the Gallagher Convention Centre from 1 to 4 October with a record-breaking 46 000 visitors attending over the four-day period. 15 Oct 2009 Read more

Players in the event and exhibition industry are continually trying to grow in line with the many changes in the global exhibition market. Companies have to be inventive in developing additional forms of value for exhibitors and visitors alike. Developing long-lasting partnerships with innovative suppliers ensures that exhibitors remain at the forefront of current trends and that shows are a success. Oasys Innovations has partnered SARCDA Trade Exhibitions (PTY) Ltd in creating successful trade shows for over twenty-five years. 5 Oct 2009 Read more

Oasys strengthens operational talent
The management of Oasys Innovations announced the appointment of Geoffrey Asman as its new Group Operations Manager responsible for all activation companies as a single entity in terms of operational performance. 28 Sep 2009 Read more

From its humble beginnings as a trade exhibition in 1939 with 125 cattle on show to an extravaganza of more than 200 categories, the Pretoria Show has enjoyed remarkable growth and success over the years. This year's show took place from 28 August to 6 September 2009 and also marked its diamond anniversary. Oasys Innovations supplied the infrastructure and furniture for the seventieth Pretoria Show which once again drew exhibitors and visitors from all over the country. 25 Sep 2009 Read more

Founded in 2001, the Starfish Greathearts Foundation supports approximately 30 000 orphaned children through non-governmental and community-based organisations. Oasys Innovations recently assisted Starfish in creating more awareness for their ‘Dinner of Hope' campaign through the Durban Good Food and Wine Show. 17 Sep 2009 Read more

Oasys supports local soul diva
South Africa's diverse and dynamic arts and culture heritage is one of its richest and most important resources, with the capacity to generate significant economic and social benefits for the nation. Although still in its developmental stage, the South African music industry is demonstrating rapid growth and is fast becoming a force to be reckoned with in the international music industry. With limited resources, local artists often struggle to get recognition and opportunities to record their music. 15 Sep 2009 Read more

Oasys Innovations takes part in World Cup preparations
In preparation of the 2010 FIFA World Cup, new stadiums are being built and some existing stadiums renovated. The City of Johannesburg has been chosen as the international broadcast host city for this prestigious event and construction teams are working tirelessly to transform the MTN Expo Centre into an International Broadcast Centre in time for the event. 2 Sep 2009 Read more

Decorex Johannesburg, the largest decor and design exhibition in Southern Africa, took place at Gallagher Convention Centre from 6 - 10 August 2009. It was next in a long line of successful Decorex SA exhibitions held at Gallagher Convention Centre. Oasys Innovations supplied infrastructure ranging from shell scheme and pavilions to carpets and electrics for this popular exhibition. 2 Sep 2009 Read more

The fourth annual OFM Homemakers Expo in the Vaal took place from 30 July to 2 August 2009 at the Exhibition and Events Centre of the Emerald Casino Resort in Vanderbijlpark. Several thousand visitors attended the expo, which saw 174 exhibitors showcasing their latest home improvement and décor product and service offerings. 27 Aug 2009 Read more

Media Tech, an exhibition recently held at the Coca-Cola dome, Northgate, proved to be a resounding success as statistics indicated a noticeable growth in visitor attendance. The exhibition attracts key role-players and decision-makers from many media circles, entertainment, broadcast and communication sectors. Oasys Innovations, a leading supplier of infrastructure for the exhibitions and events industry, was responsible for supplying electrics, furniture, carpeting, design stands and shell scheme for this popular exhibition. 25 Aug 2009 Read more

The exhibition infrastructure and wide choice of venues has advanced to the extent that diverse shows, from jewels to security equipment, can be dealt with through professional supply side intervention. 20 Aug 2009 Read more

Oasys Innovations, market leader for exhibition and event infrastructure, was the principle supplier for four major consecutive exhibitions at Gallagher Convention Centre. The four shows, measuring more than 25,000m², included Africa's Big 7, SAITEX, The Star Energy Efficiency Exhibition and Decorex. 19 Aug 2009 Read more

Oasys displays new customer focus
Although Oasys Innovations has demonstrated excellent growth since inception in 1977, the company is embarking on an intensive programme to further enhance customer relations. At a recent customer event held at St Johns College on 16-17 July, the company demonstrated its commitment to the exhibition and events industry, in particular, to their customers ranging from organisers, venue owners and end-users. 21 Jul 2009 Read more

Oasys gallops into Durban July
Oasys Innovations, a leading supplier of infrastructure for the exhibitions and events industry, was responsible for supplying electrical infrastructure for the tenth consecutive year at the Vodacom Durban July held at the Greyville Racecourse on 4 July 2009. 17 Jul 2009 Read more

Oasys AV takes centre stage
Oasys Audio Visual, one of the five activation companies of Oasys Innovations, has announced that the company now offers more than technology for the staging of events. 8 Jul 2009 Read more

Oasys salutes SAPS
As part of the company's many CSI initiatives, Oasys Innovations, a leading supplier of infrastructure for the exhibitions and events industry, extended a helping hand at the SAPS medal parade for long service awards held at the University of Johannesburg's stadium on 9 June 2009. 7 Jul 2009 Read more

Oasys Exhibitions has provided the infrastructure for The Baby Expo Joburg, which ran from 14 - 17 May 2009, for the fifth consecutive year. With several new developments and innovative exhibitor and visitor attractions, this year's exhibition once again proved to be a success. Oasys Innovations will also provide infrastructure support to the remainder of The Baby Expos, to be held in Durban and Cape Town later this year. 26 Jun 2009 Read more

Oasys hosts own show
Following many positive and innovative developments at Oasys Innovations, South Africa's leading supplier of infrastructure for exhibitions and events, the company will host its own show on 16 and 17 July at St John's College in Houghton. 22 Jun 2009 Read more

An electrical extravaganza for presidential inauguration
Oasys Innovations, a leading supplier of infrastructure for the exhibitions and events industry, was responsible for supplying electrical infrastructure for the presidential inauguration held in Pretoria on 9 May 2009. 11 Jun 2009 Read more

Oasys bonanza at Indaba
Oasys Innovations, the country's leading infrastructure supplier for exhibitions and events, struck a bonanza at this year's Indaba show in Durban with a record number of stands designed and built for various companies in the public and private sector. 10 Jun 2009 Read more

Oasys Innovations delivers in SADC
Oasys Innovations' ties extend beyond the South African border into the SADC region, as well as to other countries on the African continent. During the course of the last few months Oasys Exhibitions has delivered a range of inventory and custom-designed stands to Bulawayo in Zimbabwe and Luanda in Angola. 9 Jun 2009 Read more

Oasys sets the stage for ANC victory party
Oasys Audio Visual provided the infrastructure and technical support for the ANC's victory party held at the MTN Expo Centre on Friday, 24 April 2009. With a significant number of national dignitaries attending, the event was broadcast live across the SABC's television and radio channels and was attended by both local and international media correspondents. 8 Jun 2009 Read more

Another accolade for Oasys
Following several awards for its performance in the exhibition sector since the company first opened its doors in 1977, Oasys Innovations recently received another accolade, this time from the Technical Production Services Association (TPSA) for its activation company specialising in event infrastructure. The award was made in the category for “Favourite Marquee Rental Company”. 8 Jun 2009 Read more

Oasys goes shopping
Taking your business where marketers meet the consumer is possibly the most basic of arguments in marketing. This action of connectivity can best be demonstrated in the dozens of shopping malls around the country where millions of consumers have the opportunity of choosing many brands from the global shopping list. The incidence of shopping since the nineties, and now also in traditionally Black suburbs subscribes to convenience shopping and allows marketers to speed up their reach into the consumer's home and share of wallet. 5 Jun 2009 Read more

Oasys Audio Visual announced that they have joined the Technical Production Services Association (TPSA). This association represents individuals and companies who provide a service to the live entertainment and events industry, as well as those supplying technical services for conference and event organisers. 18 May 2009 Read more

Oasys Innovations appoints new executive
Oasys Innovations Chief Executive Brian Kennedy announced the appointment of Martin Swanepoel as new Chief Operations Officer for Oasys Hiring. He takes over from Jonathan Coles who has been assigned to special projects. 28 Apr 2009 Read more

Oasys training and development creates success
The current skills shortage South Africa is experiencing across all areas of the economy is a challenge to any organisation, in any industry. The exhibitions and events industry is no exception and responsible employers are aware of this shortage and are implementing ways in which to urgently address the issue. 24 Apr 2009 Read more

The nature of business is that everyone is always chasing the proverbial big fish which, once caught, leads to high volumes and very often healthy margins. However, also today's big players in different sectors, such as the automobile industry and mobile communications, started small. 7 Apr 2009 Read more

TSHWABAC shows good citizenship
In a recent demonstration of good corporate citizenship, TSHWABAC, hosts for the Pretoria Show and many other exhibitions, events and conferences, facilitated the sponsorship of financial support for one of its disabled employees. 23 Mar 2009 Read more

Oasys Cape Town secures CTICC tenders
The Cape Town branch of Oasys Innovations was awarded two strategic supply agreements by the Cape Town International Convention Centre (CTICC). The tender awards for client electrical and carpet services were awarded by CTICC Managing Director, Dirk Elzinga. 13 Mar 2009 Read more

Oasys Innovations supports the International Destination 2009 exhibition
Oasys Innovations is the sole infrastructure supplier for the International Destination Expo, to be held in Sun City's Superbowl next week. All of its five activation companies are working together to deliver the significant volume of infrastructure required to ensure the event's success. 10 Mar 2009 Read more

An inventory from which to pick and choose
Following a thorough investigation into the supply competence of Oasys Innovations, the company has revealed an insight to some of its stock items as an indicator that projects of any magnitude can be accommodated by its five activation companies, either as individual units or as a collective solution. 27 Feb 2009 Read more

Oasys AV on show
The audiovisual unit of Oasys Innovations recently showcased their capabilities to selected customers, and shared their ideas and thoughts on next generation technologies and market demands that would position marketers a cut above the rest with their event performances. 20 Feb 2009 Read more

New portfolios for key Oasys management
Oasys Innovations announced operational changes to its executive management structure, based at their head office in Johannesburg, effective as of January 2009. 9 Feb 2009 Read more

Oasys Innovations has officially been appointed as the sole infrastructure supplier for the International Destination Expo. The American Society of Travel Agents (ASTA) is holding their conference, “Excel in the growing South African market”, at Sun City's Superbowl, during early March 2009. 15 Jan 2009 Read more

Exhibitions and events infrastructure supplier, Oasys Innovations, announced three new executive appointments at its Johannesburg and Cape Town offices. Kevin Kennedy, previously Chief Operations Officer (COO) in Cape Town has been transferred to Johannesburg to support the management team with strategic assignments. Graham Jeffery takes over as COO in Cape Town and Marilyn White joins as Chief Financial Officer. 4 Dec 2008 Read more

Soccerex - a pitch for new consortium
The Soccerex Expo 2008 presented the first African opportunity for international venue, event management and associated services company GL Events to demonstrate their interest in expanding into the regional market. 28 Nov 2008 Read more

Oasys Innovations would like to extend its congratulations to all the winners of the EXSA Annual Awards, handed out at a gala event held at the Expo Centre on 13 November. The evening's theme was “Pride, Passion and Pearls” and the passion on display cemented the industry's importance in the current global economic climate. 20 Nov 2008 Read more

Aerospace success on the ground
Oasys Events was contracted to install the VIP marquees at the African Aerospace and Defence exhibition at Ysterplaat near Cape Town. 10 Oct 2008 Read more

The Soweto residents' annual retail spending power is estimated at around R4.5 billion. This makes the Soweto Festival a unique platform for developing business skills, economic opportunities as well as sustainable community activities in South Africa's largest township. Adele Lucas Promotions and Oasys Innovations teamed up to ensure a festival of note. 9 Oct 2008 Read more

Oasys makes new investment
Exhibitions and events infrastructure supplier, Oasys Innovations, announced an investment of more than R2 million in its hiring unit which rents out a wide range of carpets, counters and furniture including chairs, tables, boardroom furniture and specialised displays. 29 Sep 2008 Read more

Oasys Innovations launch Durban operation
International exhibitions and events infrastructure supplier Oasys Innovations officially inaugurated their new business premises in Durban on 18 September. The regional company will offer exhibitions, events, audio visual, electrical and marquee and furniture hiring to the exhibitions and events industries, as well as to end user clients. 22 Sep 2008 Read more

Oasys demonstrates corporate responsibility
Oasys Innovations, South Africa's leading exhibitions and events infrastructure supplier, has produced an overview of their corporate social responsibility initiatives which reflects on the company's standing as a corporate citizen. 9 Sep 2008 Read more

Since its inception more than 35 years ago, Electra Mining Africa has grown to become the largest specialised industrial exhibition in Africa, and ranks among the three largest mining shows in the world. It will be held at the Expo Centre (NASREC) from 8 until 12 September. 27 Aug 2008 Read more

Now in its fourth year in the Western Cape, Markex/World of Events has proven itself by establishing its credentials as a permanent brand on the Cape's exhibitions calendar. 26 Aug 2008 Read more

Oasys supplies the winners' podium
This year's Federation Internationale de Motocyclisme (FIM) Motocross World Championships were held at the Alkmaar Circuit in Nelspruit, in late July. Oasys Events has enjoyed a long association with the FIM, from its previous base at Sun City in 2004, through to its new venue. Since this was the first year Alkmaar Circuit has hosted this international event, much of the infrastructure was purpose-built. 25 Aug 2008 Read more

The communications agency - The Agency - contracted exhibitions and events infrastructure supplier Oasys Innovations to supply and install an exhibition stand at the conference for United Cities and Local Governments of Africa (UCLGA) in Accra, Ghana in July. The client was the Development Bank of South Africa (DBSA). 14 Aug 2008 Read more

Oasys celebrates Decorex with Thebe
This year marked the fifteenth celebration of the Decorex exhibition in Johannesburg which was held at Gallagher Estates. The brand of “Imagine, Innovate, Realise” reflects on the commitment from both companies, as well as the more than 200 exhibitors, to present 40,000 visitors with trendy and practical solutions for the home and garden. 13 Aug 2008 Read more

Oasys supports Siemens on in-house innovations project
Oasys Innovations recently supported Siemens Enterprise Communications in a project to establish a new Innovation Centre at the company's Head Office in Midrand. Both companies are leaders in their fields of competence - infrastructure for exhibitions and events, and communication technology respectively. 30 Jul 2008 Read more

Oasys includes Durban's beachfront in the city's Fashion Week catwalk
Oasys Innovations ensured that Durban's beachfront provided a backdrop with the infrastructure they delivered to MTN's Durban Fashion Week, which took place during the last week of June. 25 Jul 2008 Read more

Africa's Big 7 is the only expo of its kind in Africa. It is a major clearing house where fresh and processed foods are on exhibit for export. The exhibition, which takes place at Gallagher Estates, is a platform from where speciality foods and beverages are marketed to Africa's importers, wholesalers and retailers, and where manufacturing processes and packaging technologies are traded internationally. 18 Jul 2008 Read more

Securex 2008 is the largest and most comprehensive show of its kind in South Africa. It is the only show exclusively dedicated to the very latest developments in security, safety, fire and protection, attracting both local and international industry leaders to the Sandton Convention Centre. The current, global security environment has had a marked impact on interest in this show, which had 200 exhibitors and attracted nearly 5700 visitors. 17 Jul 2008 Read more

Momentum McCann, a member of the McCann Worldgroup, has ventured into a working partnership with Oasys Innovations, an exhibitions and events infrastructure supplier for some of their clients, notably in the fields of information technology and transportation. 14 Jul 2008 Read more

Oasys provides a model kitchen for international cooking stars
The second Sunday Times Food Show was held this weekend at the Sandton Convention Centre. This year's design brief to Oasys Innovations was focussed on creating an experiential event of an international standard, while designing food theatres and an environment conducive to culinary creation. 14 Jul 2008 Read more

South Africa's exhibitions and events industry has been branded the pinnacle for engagement marketing. This dimension has been taken a step further with the combination of conferences and exhibitions. 2 Jul 2008 Read more

Oasys Innovations has acquired an order to supply and install the infrastructure for the airport's temporary domestic departures hall, while the existing building is being refurbished. 1 Jul 2008 Read more

Oasys in the Pretoria Homemakers Expo
The 11th Pretoria Homemakers Expo hosted around 300 exhibitors on 475 stands. With 300 home lifestyle industry leaders under one roof, visitors were provided with an exceptionally high standard of quality exhibits. 20 Jun 2008 Read more

Oasys Innovations will once again provide the electrical infrastructure for this year's Vodacom Durban July. This will be the seventh consecutive year for the Oasys Electrical team. 19 Jun 2008 Read more

Oasys partners the City of Tshwane
Oasys Innovations supported the City of Tshwane as they played host to the International Trade and Infrastructure Investment Conference. 11 Jun 2008 Read more

Since the exhibition first launched some twenty years ago, Markex has been branded a melting pot for new ideas for the marketing and communications industry. Today it is recognised as the country's premier marketing, promotions and special events exhibition in South Africa, offering visitors a comprehensive and dynamic showcase of leading suppliers. 5 Jun 2008 Read more

The annual Angola Trade Fair (FILDA) will be held in Luanda from 15 - 20 July and will draw nearly 30,000 visitors and exhibitors from many parts of the world. 3 Jun 2008 Read more

Oasys for Free State shows
The exhibitions and events infrastructure company, Oasys Innovations, has made another strong appearance this year at the annual NAMPO Agricultural Trade Show and the Bloemfontein Show. 22 May 2008 Read more

Oasys Innovations provides world-class support for 118th Inter-Parliamentary Assembly in Cape Town
The South African Parliament invited the Inter-Parliamentary Union (IPU) to hold its 118th Assembly at the Cape Town International Convention Centre (CTICC), from 13 to 18 April 2008. Delegates from 130 countries visited South Africa this week, to attend this year's session. Oasys Innovations was contracted by Parliament to provide infrastructure at both Cape Town International Airport and the CTICC, through the Oasys office in Cape Town. 23 Apr 2008 Read more

The Sasol Group Services Head Office, based in Rosebank Johannesburg, contracted Oasys Innovations, on behalf of their affiliate Sasol Middle East based in Dubai, to design and construct a corporate stand for an international exhibition. The stand needed to reflect the Sasol Group as a whole and display individual, industry specific products for the Middle East Coatings Show held in Dubai from 10-12 March 2008. 15 Apr 2008 Read more

During the two-day visit in February by the President of France, Mr. Nicholas Sarkozy, Oasys Innovations facilitated with state-of-the-art technology and logistical support at one of the meetings at the Park Hyatt Hotel in Rosebank, Johannesburg. 6 Mar 2008 Read more

The Durban leg of the A1 Grand Prix recaptured much of its inaugural success. Oasys Innovations again provided infrastructure for this event. 5 Mar 2008 Read more

Exhibitions and events infrastructure supplier, Oasys Innovations, has made an announcement which will further improve the company's compliance in terms of Black Economic Empowerment. 7 Feb 2008 Read more

Following South Africa's entry into the international business community since the nineties, progress has been made in leaps and bounds. Collective efforts have repositioned the country from perceptions of a closed economy to one of the world's new yet strategic trading partners. 17 Jan 2008 Read more

Oasys Events, part of the Oasys Innovations Group, was again contracted by Sun International to prepare the infrastructure for the Nedbank Golf Challenge. 12 Dec 2007 Read more

South Africa's exhibitions industry has given a vote of confidence in Oasys Exhibitions, part of the Oasys Innovations Group of companies. At the annual awards event of the Exhibitions and Events Association, the company was again presented the coveted “Supplier of the Year” award for 2007. Shareen Driver, of Oasys Exhibitions, was voted for “Best Exhibition Supplier Employee Award”. 19 Nov 2007 Read more

Oasys Innovations, South Africa's leading exhibitions and events company with numerous autonomous supporting services including audio visual systems, was appointed to prepare and maintain the infrastructure during the December 2007 ANC congress in Polokwane. 12 Nov 2007 Read more

In a recent show of social responsibility, Oasys Innovations sponsored the infrastructure and furniture for the annual Breast Cancer Association conference, which was held at the Sandton Convention centre. 7 Nov 2007 Read more

During October 2007 Oasys Innovations was involved in more than twenty exhibitions and events. Some of these were on behalf of corporate clients in the public and private sector, while most were in support of members of the exhibitions and events industry. 29 Oct 2007 Read more

With the recent commendation by the International Association of Exhibitions and Events for Decorex SA for the 2007 Art of the Show competition, the thumbs up was also given to Oasys Innovations for their role in preparing the exhibition infrastructure. 26 Oct 2007 Read more

Uganda will be hosting the next Commonwealth Heads of Government Meeting (CHOGM) in Kampala in November this year. High level dignitaries, including the Queen of England, are expected to attend the meeting. The event will be broadcast worldwide. 10 Oct 2007 Read more

South Africa is renowned worldwide for its high levels of crime and violence. Crime affects every South African - it sees no colour, crosses all age barriers and seems to have permeated all levels of the broader South African community. It is with this in mind that Oasys Innovations, the leading exhibition company in Africa, decided to show their support against crime in the Johannesburg South community by hosting their annual golf day in aid of charity. 28 Sep 2007 Read more

Oasys Innovations has purchased the ExpoGroup Africa business as a going concern. The sale came as a result of the current owner and CEO of ExpoGroup Lydia Hirschmann, reaching retirement and therefore requiring a business with the skills and expertise such as what Oasys Innovations currently has to offer. 31 Aug 2007 Read more