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Staying competitive and driving economic growth demands a shift to Industry 4.0/IIoT. Africa Automation Fair bring together the leaders in the Industrial Automation and Control industries to discover global trends and technologies set to take these sectors to the next level. The event, along with its co-located high-level industry conference, is...

Whilst South Africans may still be relatively in the dark over the release date of the updated Integrated Resource Plan (IRP) outlining the country’s future energy plans, experts on Tuesday agreed the future of energy in South Africa will be very different. Energy experts Ted...

The KwaZulu-Natal Industrial Technology Exhibition (KITE) 2019, taking place from 24-26 July 2019 at the Durban Exhibition Centre, is the ultimate showcase of industrial technology products and services in KwaZulu-Natal. Now in its 36th year, the exhibition has served as the launchpad for a multitude of industry innovations. Visitors can look forward...

“Stop smacking the snooze button. Climate disruption is here. You need to know what to do,” says sustainability facilitator, greening specialist and climate change leader Lorraine Jenks. Having researched the impacts of climate change on events and tourism in Africa, Jenks is in a position to help you understand WHY...

East Africa Tourism and Hospitality Expo 2019  again invites international, regional and local buyers, media and tourism enterprises, operators & stakeholders, to the 3rd edition of  East Africa Tourism and Hospitality Expo  2019 to be held from 22nd  to 24th November, 2019 at the Ushirika Grounds Kilimanjaro, Tanzania. East Africa Tourism and...

Since the highs last experienced just before the 2010 Soccer World Cup, the construction sector in South Africa and on the African continent has yet to see an industry boom. South Africa experienced a technical recession in the first and second quarters of this year.  Coupled with 2018’s economic instability, woeful performances...

SA industry must advance beyond plant automation to become globally competitive, says MESA MESA Africa (Manufacturing Enterprise Solutions Association) has aligned with Africa Automation Fair for the first time this year, to help drive the next level of industry automation in South Africa. MESA Africa is part of MESA International, a worldwide not-for-profit...

The most important curator of your hotel brand is not your concierge, reception or hotel manager – it’s your housekeepers Housekeeping is the single most important factor behind guest experience and safety, brand image and even the operational costs of any hotel. This is according to Diversey, global sanitation and Hygiene...

AAXO is super excited for #GED2019. We have some amazing prizes to give away on the day and lots of fun planned for the exhibition community to get together and network while celebrating #GED2019We would like to thank the sponsors that are coming on...

Congratulations to @EventGreeningForum, for the Silver Award received at the African Responsible Tourism Awards for their 2018 Conference & Master Class (Best Sustainable Event in the Small Event category). South Africa National Convention Bureau, an EGF member, was also recognised for their event greening achievements, when they received a...

Over the past seven years, ILTM Africa has been the place to discover Africa’s most desirable destinations, luxurious accommodations, and unique experiences. At the end of Day 3 of ILTM Africa 2019, a review of this year’s experiences shows that the market continues to...

• Africa expansion strategy brings dmg events closer to growth markets • Mozambique Ports and Rail Evolution Forum 2019 to run in Maputo 13 - 14 May • Third edition of West African Ports and Rail Evolution to debut in Nigeria dmg events, a...

The upcoming DRC Mining Week will have more international pavilions than any previous edition. This year’s indoor and outdoor mining expo and conference taking place from 19-21 June in Lubumbashi, will feature specialised sector-focused products, services and technology with country pavilions from France, Germany, South Africa, the United Kingdom and Zimbabwe. More than...

The Event Greening Forum’s research report on wood waste at exhibitions was released earlier this year. It explores some of the challenges with dealing with this waste, as well as recommended alternatives. You can download it for free from: http://www.eventgreening.co.za/resources/downloads/ ...

Fancy Affairs has been the leading premium event hire specialist since its establishment in 1991. Our combination of an experienced leadership team and dynamic business operators has ensured that we have a constant flow of fresh ideas and vigorous energy. Over the years, we have not only reinvented ourselves...

Since 2003, LiquidChefs has been at the forefront of revolutionizing the mobile bar sphere. For the past sixteen years we have made it our mission to turn every function into an unforgettable event. Our mobile bars are operated by people with a passion for the...

MamaMagic Baby Expo The MamaMagic Baby Expo is headed back to Joburg in May 2019 for its 14th year. As South Africa’s biggest parenting expo, occurring 4 times a year and covering over 10 000m2 floorspace in total, this not-to-be missed event is a must for all expectant, new or...

Johannesburg Expo Centre (JEC) – South Africa’s largest purpose-built exhibition, conference, convention and events venue – is one of Johannesburg’s best-known landmarks. This one-of-a-kind is home to South Africa’s oldest and most cherished event The Rand Show, as well as other world-class trade shows and...

It was non-stop inspiration at this year’s Decorex Durban as 21 628 visitors streamed through the doors of the Durban Exhibition from 21 to 24 March, taking in 2019 trends showcased by Africa’s leading décor, design and lifestyle exhibition. “The ‘Designing for Africa - feels like home’ theme was so beautifully incorporated into...

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