Category: Conferencing

Conferencing

Conference confessions: What you won’t learn in a masterclass

Nov 29, 2019, Author: Carly Ritz

There’s plenty material out there to support and help you when it comes to planning your next big product launch or host your company’s annual sales conference. But we got the gossip from some of Jozi’s experts in event planning on the things you just won’t […]

Conferencing, Featured

Shotgun (not) planning the year-end function – Tips and tricks for a job nobody really wants

Nov 18, 2019, Author: Carly Ritz

The truth is, it is a lot of pressure being the person who has been tasked with planning and budgeting for the annual company year-end or festive season function. There can be high hopes and expectations. People work hard all year and feel like they deserve to be treated and spoiled just ahead […]

Conferencing

Party like a rockstar at Barnyard!

Nov 4, 2019, Author: Hello Joburg

Treat your colleagues, staff and clients to a fun & affordable year-end celebration for their hard work & support through 2019. World Class lunch or dinner shows with music variety for all tastes & ages, variety of catering options including pizzas, platters, snack baskets, buffet […]

Conferencing, Featured

Host your year-end function at the Johannesburg Expo Centre

Oct 31, 2019, Author: Hello Joburg

When celebrating the year that’s gone by, you evidently want to do it well and what better place to end off the year with your colleagues than at the award-winning Johannesburg Expo Centre?  READ MORE ON ENTERTAINMENT HERE. “We take great pride in the versatility of […]

Conferencing

The Johannesburg Expo Centre: Giving back on Mandela Day

Sep 23, 2019, Author: Hello Joburg

As part of paying tribute to Nelson Mandela, the Johannesburg Expo Centre (JEC) visited two schools that they’ve been involved with, sharing the day with teachers and children for Madiba Day.  READ MORE ON CONFERENCING HERE. “Education changes people’s lives and we want to be a part of that change. If […]

Conferencing, Featured

Gallagher Convention Centre – Big or small, they do it all!

Sep 9, 2019, Author: Hello Joburg

Celebrate your business acumen this year despite facing a challenging economic climate.  READ MORE ON CONFERENCING HERE. Whether you believe in the bigger, the better or the smaller, the smarter, you’ll find what you’re looking for at Gallagher Convention Centre. In fact, they pride themselves in […]

Conferencing

DaVinci Hotel – keep your conference close

Aug 22, 2019, Author: Hello Joburg

This time of the year, a change of scenery is often the way to go when you and your business team need some inspiration.   The Da Vinci Hotel and Suites is a contemporary masterpiece that has been built with unparalleled attention to detail. It is […]

Conferencing

Slaying on stage: why your next event needs a female keynote speaker

Aug 6, 2019, Author: Candice May

In a not-too-distant past, many a conference or event programme resembled an 80s lawn bowling team. Well, we don’t see people clamoring for seats for the next Bowls SA Masters Singles Championship now, do we? But when Arianna Huffington comes out for a Discovery Leadership Summit in Sandton, it’s […]

Conferencing, Travel

The bleisure boom: travel tips to combine work and play

Jul 10, 2019, Author: Candice May

It doesn’t quite roll off the tongue, but ‘bleisure’ travel is arguably the coolest trend to happen in the history of business travel. However, in today’s always on, always connected workforce, the art of blending a business trip with leisure excursions isn’t as easy as […]

Conferencing

The millennial mindset: how to engage the emerging generation 

Jun 20, 2019, Author: Candice May

The millennial generation – that’s anyone born between 1981 and 1996 (ages 23 to 38 in 2019) – is taking over the workforce. By 2020, they’re expected to make up half the global workforce (crazy, right?). What this means for the meetings and events sector is that organisers need to […]