Design Indaba Conference 2018

Experience the world's leading creative currency that's driving design for a better world with Design Indaba's iconic annual conference.

The Design Indaba conference, taking place from 21-23 February 2018, is going beyond design to create a multi-sensory event where you can hear, see, learn and experience the future of creative thinking and design activism. Awarded as the Best Conference in the World, Design Indaba aims to make a positive impact on society by building a movement that attracts producers of meaningful culture and business, regardless of sector or industry.

Shop for a good cause at the Annual Carrol Boyes Charity Open Day Sale 2017

The much-anticipated Carrol Boyes Charity Open Day has grown into the home-ware brand’s biggest event of the year! It’s a not-to-be missed opportunity to buy your favourite Carrol Boyes products at amazing discounts, shop early for festive season gifts and support three worthy charities, all at the same time.  Part of the proceeds from the Carrol Boyes Charity Open Day benefit Breadline Africa, The Sunflower Fund and Monkeybiz.

The new BMW M4 CS launched at the first-ever BMW M Festival at the Kyalami Grand Prix Circuit.

On the 30th of September 2017 BMW Motorrad in partnership with G&G productions. Brought you the PURE&CRAFTED SA festival in Muldersdrift. Where the crowds were entertained by some of SA's top DJ's in conjunction with some great international DJ's. Professionally put together and well coordinated events are what this partnership promises. If the PURE&CRAFTED SA festival was anything to go by. Then the FIRST EVER BMW M Festival at the Kyalami Grand Prix Circuit this weekend on the 21st and 22nd of October. This time put together as a partnership between G&G productions and BMW M promises to be another event definitely not to be missed!

Coca Cola – using appropriate expos to highlight campaign

Coca Cola is making use of certain exhibitions to maximize its Sparkling Together Campaign. This year visitors to the Wedding Expo, held last weekend (24 & 25 August) were able to view the new Coca-Cola light Sparkling Together with Marc Jacobs limited edition 330ml and 500ml PET collection.

ICT solutions provider, Gearhouse ICS, used touch-screen ‘posters’ for as one of the interactive conference tools at a recent high profile congress in Cape Town. The company also introduced AbstractVue, which simplifies the submission and allocation of papers.

This year Earth Hour is taking place Saturday 23 March. As an important international environmental day an attempt to create more awareness each year is taken by many companies and individuals. In South Africa, the World Wide Fund for Nature (WWF-SA) is using art to celebrate and create awareness of Earth Hour 2013.

In its National Survey on Event and Exhibition Venues in South Africa, PMR.africa has awarded the Sandton Convention Centre (SCC)the Diamond Arrow.

Brenda Caplen, formerly of Evaluate Interactive Event Systems and Conference Communications, has joined newly-formed ICT solutions provider Gearhouse ICS. ICS offers a complete conference and event solution, from registration to audience response systems and continues to present new services as they become available.