Madonsela to speak in a good cause
A special lady held in high regard – Public Protector  Advocate Thuli Madonsela will be the lunch presenter at Gallagher Convention Centre on Wednesday 15 October 12h30 to 15h00.  The cause is in aid of the Nelson Mandela Champion Youth Programme.  Check all the details on www.miceacademy.biz left side bar under Events.

Academy subscribers on the rise
With more incentives for the accumulation of credits – completed subscriptions forms continue to be received at the Academy’s offices. Subscribers take note that you will be receiving the list of the ten or more Q&A Test Codes together with the representative NQF Domains, Sectors and Sub-sectors shortly. This will enable subscribers to plan their CPD schedule for the months ahead especially in this busy MICE period.

MARKEX 15 Builds Early Momentum
Specialised Montgomery exhibition organisers of the incredibly popular MARKEX in June each year can brag an early commencement to communicating with their exhibitors and in particular decision-making visitors.  Check www.markex.co.za for the live-streaming from Markex 2014 as well as the constant updates on the landing page and hyper-links.  Best keep this website as a favourite as the organisers have innovative plans going forward for event practitioners.

Meetings magazine Sept/Oct Edition: Correction
Meetings magazine’s article on page 41 of the September/October edition  may misconstrue the wording in the top right entitled ‘ 3 Types of conferences usually exempt from needing delegates’ to register .  In the context of the article – this section describes the actual types of events in which target marketing in order to draw delegations are not necessary.  The registration of the delegates would still be required – as in all events.

Subscribers note ‘Sizzle Sells Seats’ is Code 121 for the CPD Q&A Tests which will be available online.