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IFES 2013 conference comes to Cape Town

Every year, the International Federation of Exhibition and Event Services (IFES) hosts an AGM and Conference in a different city around the world. In 2013 it will be held in Africa for the first time, in Cape Town at the Cape Town International Convention Centre... read more

CTICC expansion

The Cape Town International Convention Centre (CTICC) celebrated a successful financial year amidst a challenging economic climate at its Annual General Meeting Results Press Conference held today, Tuesday 16 October 2012. Speaking at the event, CTICC Chief Executive... read more

SA MICE buyers shift organising allocation

With bottom-line MICE benefits upper most in buyers minds there has been a noticeable shift in the allocation of organizing assignments in 2012. Whereas it was simpler to bring in an independent organizer the additional costs in this practice is rapidly being replaced... read more

Tourist arrivals double global average

Tourist arrivals to South Africa grew by 10,5% for the first six months of 2012, more than double the global average of 5% for the same period According to the most recent tourism figures, tourist numbers to South Africa increased by an impressive 10,5% during the... read more

Scan Display Loerie Awards finalist

Scan Display provides creative design and construction solutions for exhibitions and events. These abilities were showcased to maximum effect at the COP17 South African Climate Change Response Expo (CCR Expo) in 2011, resulting in the projects nomination as a finalist... read more

Imvelo Responsible Tourism Awards finalists

The finalists in the 2012 Imvelo Responsible Tourism Awards programme, organised by the Federated Hospitality Association of Southern Africa (FEDHASA) in conjunction with the National Department of Tourism, have been announced. Imvelo, running for the eleventh year,... read more

Judging criteria for Green Awards announced

The Exhibition and Events Association of Southern Africa (EXSA) is proud to announce the launch of their Green Awards today. EXSAs recognition of the industrys need to become more sustainable led to the development of the Green Awards. These awards will acknowledge... read more

MICE Certification Service: an industry winner

With the MICE industry realising the importance of gaining points for keeping up to date in the ever-changing MICE markets the next step was the launch of an ambitious CPD (Continuing Professional Development) programme for the industry.Rolling out in early 2013 will... read more

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