conferences

Architects announced for CTICC Expansion

Via Scoop.it – Exhibitions, Conferences & Trade Shows – South Africa   CTICC Chief Executive Office Rashid Toefy announced that an award-winning Cape Town trio of architects – Piet Bakker of Stauch Voster Architects, Anya van der Merwe of Van der Merwe Miszewski Architects and Mokena Makeka of Makeka Design Lab – have been awarded the contract for the design of the new expansion of the convention centre. “It is the goal of the CTICC to be the best long-haulRead More

Social networking and Exhibitions/ conferences/ congresses

Despite South Africa being at the forefront of mobile social networking, for some reason the exhibition and conference industry lags severely in its attempts to utilise this method of conveying information. Certain industries such as Pharmaceuticals do indeed have a case for being cautious…that being the illegal advertising of schedule drug information (not legal in SA) to consumers…tricky one that! Other FMCG industries who primarily aim at consumers should not be so shy though. Twitter, Facebook, Foursquare  are all easyRead More

POKEN Events – make your next event the best ever

ZQC9FBMG5N39 What is pokenEVENT? pokenEVENT is a branded Poken experience for an event, conference, campaign or gathering. The event organizer or corporate sponsor can add custom branded elements, such as a banner or card background, to the Poken Member Hub.  All users associated with that pokenEVENT will see the branded elements. Additional features can include: Searchable tags Pre-loading of the organizers or sponsors Poken cards into guest accounts. A widget specially created for that event, which will appear in guests’Read More