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Avatar-mediated communications: Using avatars for business, branding and communications
Avatar-mediated communications: Using avatars for business, branding and communicationsArticle

Are avatars just a gimmick or could they have potential for business and brand communication?...

Issued by Brand Avatar 2 days ago

5 guest trends dominating travel experiences in 2021
5 guest trends dominating travel experiences in 2021Article

Given the challenges that Covid-19 brought to the hospitality industry, it has had to adapt to ensure its survival. Now with domestic travel slowly returning, the question is: What are the specific challenges that are shaping the 'new normal'?

3 May 2021

The One Club for Creativity unveils Virtual Creative Week 2021
The One Club for Creativity unveils Virtual Creative Week 2021Article

The One Club for Creativity has unveiled the online Creative Week 2021, taking place from 7-11 June 2021...

23 Apr 2021

A first-of-its-kind parenting event
A first-of-its-kind parenting eventArticle

BabyYumYum is pioneering a first-of-its-kind virtual parenting experience from 31 July to 1 August 2021...

Issued by BabyYumYum 21 Apr 2021

Channelling big tech to inspire growth in 2021
Channelling big tech to inspire growth in 2021Article

Like many, 2020 left a big gap in our revenues and those of our clients. The race is now on to recover not only last year's lost revenue but also to grab every growth opportunity in 2021...

John Paul Waites, Issued by Worx Group 14 Apr 2021

#WTMA21: Africa Travel Week Virtual wraps on three days of travel trade success
#WTMA21: Africa Travel Week Virtual wraps on three days of travel trade successArticle

The virtual event featured a content programme with over 40-panel discussions and presentations by 170 international and Africa speakers on tourism-related trends in Africa and beyond...

12 Apr 2021

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#WTMA21 : How will the events industry rebalance itself beyond Covid-19?Article

The meetings, incentives, conventions and exhibitions (Mice) industry was particularly hard hit by the pandemic. The big question is: What will the future of events look like?

Nicci Botha 7 Apr 2021

Get back to business with the Ticketpro Dome
Get back to business with the Ticketpro DomeArticle

Hot 91.9FM and the Ticketpro Dome Hybrid Studio are launching an exceptional Putting You Back in Business campaign, where SMEs stand a chance to win a Ticketpro Dome Hybrid Studio production valued at R100,000...

Issued by Reed Exhibitions 7 Apr 2021

How the pandemic is reshaping the future of events and meetings
How the pandemic is reshaping the future of events and meetingsArticle

No matter the industry or the country in which they operate, companies are becoming increasingly conscious of the vulnerable and marginalised, turning their attention to support social causes...

Tim Cordon 31 Mar 2021

Our favourite ways to engage and sell online
Our favourite ways to engage and sell onlineArticle

Here are some of the opportunities we're discussing with our clients right now...

Issued by Brand Factor 26 Mar 2021

From in-person to digital: The Liberty case study
From in-person to digital: The Liberty case studyArticle

Liberty's trade marketing team approached us with one core brief: Re-imagine the year's programme of events with a new emphasis on digital and virtual platforms...

Issued by Worx Group 11 Mar 2021

Visa Everywhere Initiative 2021 open for entry
Visa Everywhere Initiative 2021 open for entryArticle

Entry is officially open for Visa's 2021 edition of the Everywhere Initiative - a competition for fintech companies from all over the world...

3 Mar 2021

How to use the hero's journey to build engagement at your online event
How to use the hero's journey to build engagement at your online eventArticle

How do you keep the audience engaged for one, two or eight hours at an online event?...

Issued by Brand Avatar 23 Feb 2021

An aerial view of floating ice taken by a drone launched from Greenpeace's Arctic Sunrise ship in the Arctic Ocean on 15 September 2020. Reuters/Natalie Thomas
It's official, the US is back in the Paris climate clubArticle

The United States officially rejoined the Paris climate agreement on Friday, 19 February, reinvigorating the global fight against climate change...

Valerie Volcovici 19 Feb 2021

Mega co-located trade show set for Joburg in November
Mega co-located trade show set for Joburg in NovemberArticle

Analytica Lab Africa, Ifat Africa and Food & Drink Technology Africa have been rescheduled to November 2021...

9 Feb 2021

Economic Future: The Tribulations, Triangulations and Transformations
Economic Future: The Tribulations, Triangulations and TransformationsArticle

A brighter future hidden in tribulations faced today, once triangulated with key issues, transformation towards major change commences. These are not easy steps but now the call of the day...

Naseem Javed 5 Feb 2021

What will great activations look like in 2021?
What will great activations look like in 2021?Article

The brand activations industry as a whole weathered rough seas in 2020. Regrettably, this year has kicked off with most, if not all agencies in much the same predicament as last year...

Andreas Smit 2 Feb 2021

Virtual reality and tourism in 2021
Virtual reality and tourism in 2021Article

"Virtual reality, or VR, is something that we have heard a lot about over the last few months - especially in response to Covid-19. It is becoming a big part of travel and tourism with many questions cropping up on what it looks like, how it works and, most importantly, how we can leverage it."

Chelsey Hale 25 Jan 2021

What to expect in the event industry in 2021
What to expect in the event industry in 2021Article

What a challenging year it has been: a year full of forced changes, uncertainties, and unexpected plot twists. However, 2020 has shown how flexible, agile and indestructible event managers are...

Zoe van der Vyver 20 Jan 2021

Margaret Hirsch bags MBA at 70
Margaret Hirsch bags MBA at 70Article

While 2020 proved to be a challenging year for many, award-winning businesswoman Margaret Hirsch had reason to celebrate, having obtained her MBA at the age of 70 years old...

8 Jan 2021

#BizTrends2021: Sustainability is key for social investment in 2021
#BizTrends2021: Sustainability is key for social investment in 2021Article

Every year around this time, I write a blog that looks at the trends in the social investment space for the coming year. This year, that's a real challenge: in a world turned upside down by Covid-19...

Keri-Leigh Paschal 6 Jan 2021

What does a post-Covid future hold for the MICE industry?
What does a post-Covid future hold for the MICE industry?Article

Tim Cordon, senior area vice president, Middle East & Africa, Radisson Hotel Group outlines some of the key factors that will give MICE operators an edge once the world begins emerging from the Covid-19 reality...

17 Dec 2020

#BizTrends2021: Nurturing events back to life
#BizTrends2021: Nurturing events back to lifeArticle

Kelly McGillivray, squadron leader at theSquad Creative Events tells us what she thinks eventing will look like in 2021...

Kelly McGillivray 11 Dec 2020

Will livestreaming become the next step in influencer marketing?
Will livestreaming become the next step in influencer marketing?Article

2020 has changed the world in more ways than one, and with digital communications moving faster than ever before, many of us are questioning if it's just a phase or if it will stick around?

Amelia Neate 10 Dec 2020

Reasons why nobody visits your virtual exhibition stand
Reasons why nobody visits your virtual exhibition standArticle

It's the talk of 2020. Virtual events have filled your calendar. And as a business owner, you're probably thinking you should get involved. But what are the reasons nobody visits your virtual exhibition stand?

Natalka Antoniuk 7 Dec 2020

AfricArena 2020 Summit shines light on entrepreneurship, innovation and investment
AfricArena 2020 Summit shines light on entrepreneurship, innovation and investmentArticle

AfricArena held this year's annual Summit as a hybrid event; both in person at Workshop 17 in Cape Town and virtually via their web based AfricArena Air platform...

30 Nov 2020

Quo vadis hybrid events?
Quo vadis hybrid events?Article

At the core, hybrid events require the same disciplines and rigour that make physical events so compelling: Great creativity. Thorough preparation. Non-negotiable rehearsals. Bulletproof technology. Talented hosting. Flawless timing...

Issued by VWV 30 Nov 2020

How VR, 5G will become the new frontier of sports
How VR, 5G will become the new frontier of sportsArticle

The combination of 5G, augmented reality and virtual reality supports completely new user experiences in sports - pushing boundaries and taking the consumer to the heart of the game itself...

Kevin Murphy 30 Nov 2020

New media world
New media worldArticle

Let's be honest: no one gets into the world of media because they like stability. The digital revolution has made change the norm in the modern news media business, and editors, writers, and media companies have become accustomed to quickly pivoting in the face of new challenges...

Issued by Levergy 25 Nov 2020

2021 AME Awards opens entries with new categories
2021 AME Awards opens entries with new categoriesArticle

New York Festival's AME Awards has opened up entries for the 2021 competition with new categories that include Health & Wellness, Pharma, Digital Devices, and Socially Conscious Content...

12 Nov 2020

The One Show 2021 opens entries with notable changes
The One Show 2021 opens entries with notable changesArticle

The One Club for Creativity has opened the call for entries for The One Show 2021, announcing extended deadlines and several new categories...

10 Nov 2020

#ConsciousLiving: How the Vegan and Plant-Powered Show is harnessing the new virtual event space - Q&A with Heidi Warricker
#ConsciousLiving: How the Vegan and Plant-Powered Show is harnessing the new virtual event space - Q&A with Heidi WarrickerArticle

This year's Festive Vegan and Plant-Powered Show (FVPPS), set to take place online on Saturday, 28 November 2020, will play host to a wide range of plant-based food and lifestyle brands...

Ruth Cooper 10 Nov 2020

A guide to virtual event security dataArticle

Virtual event managers need to be aware of the risks that come with valuable personal information. They also need to be aware of what safety precautions can be taken to safeguard themselves and the data they are responsible for...

4 Nov 2020

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Registration open for TETA's annual Women Empowerment SummitArticle

The Transport Education Training Authority will host its annual TETA Women Empowerment Summit via three virtual events to be held on 21, 23 and 26 October respectively...

13 Oct 2020

Getting real about virtual events
Getting real about virtual eventsArticle

2020 sure has been event-ful. Online platforms have proven increasingly valuable, especially in the business-to-business space, enabling more knowledge sharing, wider audience reach and networking opportunities than ever before!..

Issued by Bizcommunity.com 9 Oct 2020

2020 Rage Expo to be held online in November
2020 Rage Expo to be held online in NovemberArticle

The 2020 edition of the Rage Expo will be held digitally from 6 to 8 November 2020...

8 Oct 2020

Innovation at live virtual events
Innovation at live virtual eventsArticle

Virtual events have grown exponentially to meet the needs of company events, but where are the innovations in online events happening? Are there new ways to increase engagement and participation at virtual events...

Issued by Brand Avatar 7 Oct 2020

The future of events
The future of eventsArticle

Due to the success of virtual events in certain industry sectors, the big question that remains unanswered is whether live events will still have a place in the future...

Issued by GL events South Africa 5 Oct 2020

Garden Day to be celebrated virtually this year
Garden Day to be celebrated virtually this yearArticle

Garden Day will be held on 11 October 2020. Compared to past years, this year's celebration of all things green will be held virtually given our current pandemic...

5 Oct 2020

Brave, bold and big: Hosting a virtual event
Brave, bold and big: Hosting a virtual eventArticle

Event organisers need to "go big or go home" in order to keep their events and businesses alive at a time when social distancing regulations and masks make it impossible to follow tried-and-tested formulas...

Issued by Algoa FM 30 Sep 2020

Time for the next step in this virtual journey
Time for the next step in this virtual journeyArticle

Virtual events are no longer the 'new' normal - the time to adapt and shift into the virtual space has come and passed as the world has dealt with Covid-19 and all that it brought with it, delivering us into a time where virtual, or at least hybrid, is now our normal...

Issued by Worx Group 29 Sep 2020

#BehindtheMask with... Ntsiki Mkhize, founder of MentHer
#BehindtheMask with... Ntsiki Mkhize, founder of MentHerArticle

This week, we go behind the mask with Ntsiki Mkhize, founder and chief social entrepreneur at MentHer, who recently took part in Liberty's Blue Table Sessions where she shared her financial and entrepreneurial journey...

Jessica Tennant 28 Sep 2020

How the events and entertainment industry can rebuild post-lockdown - Q&A with Steve Cuzen of Howler
How the events and entertainment industry can rebuild post-lockdown - Q&A with Steve Cuzen of HowlerArticle

We chat to Steve Cuzen, chief operating officer at Howler, about reviving and rebuilding the South African events and entertainment industry and touch on the emergence of virtual events post-lockdown...

Ruth Cooper 28 Sep 2020

#BizTrends2021 - write them, own them, make them possible
#BizTrends2021 - write them, own them, make them possibleArticle

There's never been a better time to rewrite the future or a better time to come on board to sponsor BizTrends...

Issued by Bizcommunity.com 14 Sep 2020

Parents, do your homework before choosing an online school
Parents, do your homework before choosing an online schoolArticle

Parents and guardians considering online schooling for their children must ensure they properly vet the ability of a school to provide an holistic, meaningful educational experience coupled with excellent academic and emotional support, an education expert says...

8 Sep 2020

How digital tech is transforming the commercial real estate sector
How digital tech is transforming the commercial real estate sectorArticle

From work-from-home policies to virtual events and scaling of IT support infrastructure, digital transformation within companies is taking place at every level due to Covid-19...

4 Sep 2020

VMLY&R's Live from the Edge, its genesis and revival
VMLY&R's Live from the Edge, its genesis and revivalArticle

Jarred Cinman, CEO of VMLY&R South Africa talks through the genesis of VMLY&R's Live from the Edge event series, born from the agency's Digital Edge podcast...

Jessica Tennant 1 Sep 2020

Winde, De Lille to tackle economic recovery at WCPDF virtual events
Winde, De Lille to tackle economic recovery at WCPDF virtual eventsArticle

From August to November, the Western Cape Property Development Forum (WCPDF) will be hosting monthly interactive virtual sessions addressing the future of the construction and property development industry...

6 Aug 2020

SA Innovation Summit 2020 goes virtual
SA Innovation Summit 2020 goes virtualArticle

For the very first time in its 13-year history, the SA Innovation Summit (SAIS) will be taking place virtually on 30 September and 1 October 2020, connecting the startup ecosystem across countries and continents.

4 Aug 2020

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