South African National Convention Bureau

women in mICE

Countdown to Women in MICE

The time has finally arrived for Meetings magazine’s annual Top 40 Women in MICE event set to take place on Thursday 20 August at Hackle Brooke Conference Centre. Women in MICE is an annual initiative that strives to honour and celebrate the...

Association organisers compete fiercely

It’s often quoted that when in doubt, getting back to basics, before heaping too much praise on international appointments can produce a deeper perspective. Worldwide the MICE sector’s various categories are similar re-market share: 60% Corporate...
Amanda Kotze-Nhlapo

20 QUESTIONS: Amanda Kotze-Nhlapo

Amanda Kotze-Nhlapo is the executive manager of the South African National Convention Bureau (SANCB). She has more than 17 years’ experience in government and tourism. SANCB’s objective is to make a significant impact in consolidating,...
johannesburg

IPRA chooses Johannesburg for congress in 2015

Executive Mayor Mpho Parks Tau has described a successful bid to host the International Public Relations Association (IPRA) World Congress in South Africa in 2015 as an accomplishment and pride to the city’s residents. The successful bid was...

So what’s new?

‘United we stand, divided we fall’ so the saying goes’. In the South African meetings industry the fragmentation continues with various member associations overlapping with one another. But we are not alone. From the UK’s annual Summer Eventia held...