conference & exhibition venues

Merck Serono – EHPBA International Medical Congress

We recently had the pleasure of dealing with Merck Serono’s head office in Darmstadt for their exhibit at The EHPBA Conference and Exhibition held at the Cape Town ICC. The 6m x 3m full custom exhibit was designed based on their corporate guidelines and previous exhibition stands done in Europe. We incorporated backlit graphics, sprayed backlit counter, 2 tone  cut-out carpet with ramped edges, Stretch fabric ceiling and storeroom. Hospitality snacks where arranged daily. Merck had representatives from as farRead More

Budget Exhibits stands at SAAS medical congress

H3D linked with Jawbone from Durban to produce 2 stands at the Orthopaedics SAAS 2011 congress held at the CTICC recently   BBraun and Earth Medical were constructed using Octanorm maxima with tensioned fabric graphics and wallpaper applied imagery. Both exhibits used tongue and groove timber floors and custom-made display counters for product.   No Mess, No Fuss and speedy installation   Finishes used included Raised tongue and groove timber floors Custom counters with backlit glass display area and frontRead More

Its Official – The CTICC Expo Centre is expanding

Update: The images below are not the correct renders. The images below show an older proposal to use the Customs House site   Thanks to FutureCapeTown for clarifying as below “It will occupy the Naspers Parking site, with the exhibition area and Hotel and Hospital and retail component, while Founders Garden will be wrapped with a residential component and the new hotel. The Artscape will also be upgraded”   New images to follow soon   BR Liam     TheRead More

African Utility Week 2011 – Africa business

Africa Business News – African Utility Week 2011 African Utility Week 2011 was held recently at the Cape Town Convention Centre. The event focused on industrial suppliers to the power and energy sector. Alternative energy options in particular where a big focus. We once again worked with Goldwind. Originating from China, Goldwind now have offices on all continents and are actively engaged in dealing with our own government to the creation of windfarms here in good old Saffrica. South Africa’sRead More

Cape Town Convention Centre planning an expansion

Given the success of the CTICC (Cape Town International Convention centre) an expansion was bound to happen. So yes, Phase 2 is announced…in fact Phase 2 was apparently planned before the current CTICC was even built. Whilst exact details remain, at best, part of the rumour mill and sketchy the following “facts” have emerged. 1. It will add over 10000m2 of exhibition space 2. The proposed site was  originally directly across the highway taking over the area now occupied byRead More

AfricaCom 2010

Another succesful show has come and gone for the H3D crew. Not only succesful for us, but it was also the busiest AfricaCom yet. With over 4500 international delegates most exhibitors agreed that it was a huge success. Incorporating all 4 of the Cape Town Convention centres hall as well as most of the breakout rooms it also used the most floorspace ever.                     Attendance was up 41% over 2010 andRead More

Clicks Supplier Conference 2010 – Pharmaplan Photo Booth

A small booth for Pharmaplan making use of a photobooth setup. We would invite people to come in, dress up Mardi Gras style, have their pic taken with friends and then we issue them with a postcard branded print. All images also uploaded to flickr here The setup used Jinbei Studio flashheads, a Canon 30D with cactus triggers, a canon selphy postcard printer and a whole pile of fun props. all in all a very succesful show for Pharmaplan. TheRead More

Conference and Exhibition Venues in South Africa

SouthAfrica.info proving to be a useful site…by far the most comprehensive website for this sort of information They have a full list of conference and exhibition venues in South Africa searchable by venue size, conference size…whatever your requirements are they can find it.  If it’s not there it’s probably not worth going too…ok so that probably a rubbish statement as there are a ton of small wonderful venues around SA that aren’t on here, but probably should be.  However, mostRead More