Sandton Convention Centre

Meetings Africa presses reignition button for industry in Johannesburg

The 16th edition of the Meetings Africa trade show continues at the Sandton Convention Centre, Johannesburg. The flagship event of the South African National Conventions Bureau (SANCB) – has brought together some 161 buyers and 216 exhibitors from 13 African countries. Speaking at the trade floor opening, tourism minister, Lindiwe Sisulu, said Meetings Africa presented an opportunity to coll...

Meetings Africa 2022 – Restoring bridges for the continent’s business events industry’s recovery

With over 2,000 meetings already set up on the online diary system, Meetings Africa 2022 is set to remain true to its purpose of bringing together buyers and exhibitors and growing the business events industry on the continent. The show runs 1-2 March at the Sandton Convention Centre, Johannesburg, South Africa. South African Tourism Acting CEO, Themba Khumalo, has said that although Meetings Afri...

Meetings Africa 2022 ready for physical February return in Johannesburg

Registration for the 16th instalment of Meetings Africa is officially open. South African Tourism (SAT) has said it intends to stage the trade show in a physical format (28 February-2 March) after an absence in 2021 due to the Covid-19 pandemic. “The Covid-19 pandemic has taken its toll on the global business events industry, however, as the business events industry on the African continent, we re...