EXSA Conference 2017 in Review

Taking place between 9 and 11 July 2017, the EXSA Conference 2017 was all about creating a customer centric experience. The Exhibition and Event Association of Southern Africa brought event professionals together at the spectacular Askari Game Lodge in Magaliesburg for a three-day conference that focused on customer experience. According to Forbes, customer experience is…

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IFES World Summit in Review

The IFES World Summit 2017 took place in France last month, in June 2017. Nicole East from Compex had the chance to not only attend the conference but also continue on to Almelo in the Netherlands to join an Ospi exchange programme, visiting Paris in between, and heading to Amsterdam with the Expovorm team afterwards.…

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How to Choose Your Exhibition Stand Manufacturer

preview of design by exhibition stand manufacturer

Choosing an exhibition stand manufacturer is not always as easy as it seems. With so many factors to consider, it can be hard to know what to look for when making your decision. While you may be swayed by bright, flashy suppliers that offer prices that are far below average, making the wrong decision can…

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How to Get the Most Out of Your Decorex Expo Stand

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Once you have booked your Decorex expo stand, you can start the countdown for Decorex Johannesburg 2017. Taking place at the Gallagher Convention Centre from 9 to 13 August 2017, the theme for this year’s show is ‘make your space your living dream’ (#LivingDream). This theme brings the Danish anti-digital concept of ‘hygge’ to life,…

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The Importance of Event Furniture

an example of event furniture for hire

You’ve got the perfect stand, flawless branding and the right audio-visual support, but what about your event furniture? Whatever event you are planning – a conference, product launch, private celebration or exhibition stand activation – furniture is an essential component of achieving your objectives. The very nature of events comes down to STANDing out, for…

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SAACI Conference in Review

saaci conference 2017 logo

The 2017 SAACI Conference (Southern African Association for the Conference Industry Congress) took place between 2 and 4 June 2017. Held at CSIR in Tshwane, this forward-thinking conference welcomed professionals from a diverse selection of conference industry fields, from event organisers to event infrastructure suppliers, event management companies, service providers, industry stakeholders and many others.…

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