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PHOTOFAIRS San Francisco

  • 26 Jan - 28 Jan 2018
  • San Francisco, USA

San Francisco drew 11,000 visitors, collectors and curators to their inaugural opening at Fort Mason's Festival Pavilion situated on San Francisco Bay. The fair's international selection of galleries and artists, represented 14 countries and 22 cities worldwide, creating an atmosphere of strong sales and lively conversations throughout the 4 day event. The Bay Area's only fair exclusively focused on the photographic arts will return in January 2018.

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India Art Fair

  • 09 Feb - 12 Feb 2018
  • New Delhi, India

India Art Fair held in New Delhi, is South Asia's leading art fair for modern and contemporary art from across the world. Spread over four days, it endeavours to present a diverse selection of galleries and influential voices and to cater to a wide-ranging audience of art enthusiasts from around the world. The India Art Fair continues to be one of the world's most attended events of its kind, attracting over 300,000 people since its inception.

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Art Central Hong Kong

  • 27 Mar - 31 Mar 2018
  • Hong Kong

Over 100 galleries participated in the 2017 edition of Art Central, with over 75% hailing from the Asia Pacific, the Fair also presented an ambitious performance programme from 4A Centre for Contemporary Asian Art and a critically acclaimed talks from Asia Society Hong Kong Center. The Fair has established itself as an international platform for pushing boundaries in contemporary art and experimentation.

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Rand Show

  • 30 Mar - 08 Apr 2018
  • Johannesburg, South Africa

The Rand Show was first held in 1894, and has become one of the greatest consumer shows in the world, with 11 action-packed days. It's a great day out for the whole family, with adventure sports, animal zones, boat shows, health and beauty expos, gourmet cooking demonstrations, home decor, travel, cultural festivals, food fairs, performing horses, and circus acts. The Rand Show has it all.

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Sony World Photography Awards Exhibtion

  • 01 Apr - 01 Apr 2018
  • Somerset House, London

Stretched across an entire month, the programming includes stunning exhibitions, showcasing the best in global contemporary photography; unique workshops for all levels; special presentations by masters of photography; industry discussions; portfolio reviews; peer critique sessions; professional seminars; networking and collaboration within the photo industry; and general events for anyone who enjoys photography, whether a culture buff or a practicing enthusiast.

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Affordable Art Fair Hong Kong

  • 01 May - 01 May 2018
  • Hong Kong

A fun 3 day event hosting a wealth of galleries and a huge array of contemporary art. Our concept is simple, yet unique: an inspiring and friendly atmosphere in which you can find thousands of original paintings, prints, sculpture and photography all under one roof, and all between HK $1,000 and HK $100,000, and 75% priced below HK $75,000. The work of young, emerging artists hangs alongside some of the biggest household names, while the compulsory labeling of all the artwork means you know exactly what suits your budget.

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PHOTOFAIRS Shanghai

  • 08 Sep - 10 Sep 2018
  • Shanghai, China

Since launching in 2014, PHOTOFAIRS Shanghai has quickly established itself as mainland China’s most international art fair and is already shaping the relatively untapped market of photography collecting in China and across Asia. It is today a key date in the art calendar for those wishing to establish and extend their network across Asia. PHOTOFAIRS Shanghai has set a new benchmark for fine art photography in the region and has achieved huge success both in terms of sales and visitor numbers.

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ConMin West Africa 2017

  • 15 May - 17 May 2018
  • Abuja, Nigeria

ConMin West Africa launched into Abuja in April 2017 to service the rapidly growing construction machinery and mining industries in Africa. Currently there is no forum in West Africa that offers a platform for the key stakeholders, both regionally and internationally, to converge and discuss business prospects while also addressing pertinent issues facing the industries.

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Ecoafribuild

  • 15 Aug - 18 Aug 2018
  • Johannesburg, South Africa

Ecoafribuild 2018 will focus on the next generation of building and infrastructure, providing insight around the latest in global eco-friendly technologies and the transformation towards an eco-friendly built environment with a spotlight on energy efficient, resource efficient and environmentally building products and services.

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Interbuild Africa

  • 15 Aug - 18 Aug 2018
  • Johannesburg, South Africa

Interbuild Africa 2018, together with co-locating shows Plumbdrain Africa, Sani'ter, EcoAfribuild, Hardex Africa, Glass Expo Africa and Wood World South Africa, is collectively the largest building services, construction, plumbing, drainage, water and sewerage, HVAC/R, glass and aluminium, and woodworking exhibition in Africa hosting the full spectrum of related industries in residential, commercial and industrial development.

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Glass Expo Africa

  • 15 Aug - 18 Aug 2018
  • Johannesburg, South Africa

Glass Expo Africa 2018 embraces all aspects of the glass and aluminium window industries and is a forum for key industry players to showcase the latest trends, technologies and products as well being a vital networking opportunity for the large number of small glass and aluminium windows companies eager to develop greater global competitiveness.

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Plumbdrain

  • 15 Aug - 18 Aug 2018
  • Johannesburg, South Africa

Plumbdrain Africa 2018 encompasses all aspects of water conveyance and water conservation, showcasing commercial, industrial and domestic plumbing, drainage, sewerage and pipe works, water supply and hot water systems, grey and black water management, and rainwater harvesting. The exhibition showcases new products and services in addition to a strong focus on the technology, engineering and educational aspects of plumbing and drainage.

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Hardex

  • 15 Aug - 18 Aug 2018
  • Johannesburg, South Africa

Hardex Africa 2018 provides exhibitors with a powerful marketing platform that will position your brand among the industry leaders. Dedicated to the general hardware and DIY industries, it includes the latest trends, technologies and products with new product launches and creative product displays. The exhibition encompasses all aspects of general hardware, power and hand tools, building materials, plumbing, adhesives and sealants, locks and fittings and DIY products and services.

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Wood World SA

  • 15 Aug - 18 Aug 2018
  • Johannesburg, South Africa

HE WOODWORKING AND TIMBER PROCESSING EXHIBITION WOOD WORLD SOUTH AFRICA provides companies in the woodworking, forestry, furniture, and other related industries the platform to take advantage of the significant growth the industry has experienced in the past few years. Interact with key decision-makers from across Africa and showcase the latest products and services that will help your business branch out. With South Africa and North Africa boasting the highest per capita furniture consumption and significant industry growth, WOOD WORLD SOUTH AFRICA is the perfect platform to generate new business opportunities and sales leads across a wide variety of industries

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W16

  • 30 Sep - 03 Oct 2018
  • Birmingham, UK

W16 is the UK national show for the Joinery and Furniture industries. A rising UK economy in general has driven significant expansion in the sector making the expanded W16 show is one of the most important editions in its 40 year heritage. Growth for this substantial manufacturing sector and its trade show sees the prospect of an event which is exciting exhibitors and visitors alike.

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Machine Tools Africa

  • 12 May - 15 May 2020
  • Johannesburg, SA

Machine Tools Africa 2017 was a great success. A stand-alone show for the first time in 20 years, the feedback received from exhibitors was extremely positive. The show attracted a high quality audience with thousands of visitors attending over the four days. Hundreds of sales leads were generated, major sales were made from the stands and existing customers had the opportunity to see live demonstrations on machinery and equipment brought in exclusively for the show. By the end of day 2 of the 4 day show, exhibitors had already booked their stand for the 2020 show.

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Restaurant, Pub & Bar Asia

  • 18 Jul - 20 Jul 2017
  • Suntec, Singapore

Southeast Asia's only dedicated trade exclusive event designed to bring all aspects of the foodservice and hospitality industry together for three days of focused business, networking and energy.

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Speciality & Fine Food Asia

  • 18 Jul - 20 Jul 2017
  • Suntec, Singapore

Building on the success of our Speciality & Fine Food Fair in London; this launch event will bring the very best in food & drink to S.E. Asia. Exhibitors will all have premium quality, speciality, unique products. We vet the exhibitors at our Speciality shows and only let in the best of the best. This is gourmet, artisan, speciality food and drink at its best. Please note the event website will be live mid-August 2016.

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Speciality Chocolate Asia

  • 18 Jul - 20 Jul 2017
  • Suntec, Singapore

This exciting new launch builds on the success of Speciality Chocolate Fair in London. Speciality Chocolate Asia will run alongside Speciality & Fine Food Asia. It will bring the very best of gourmet, artisan chocolate to S.E. Asia.

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Speciality & Fine Food Fair

  • 03 Sep - 05 Sep 2017
  • London, UK

The UK's market-leading trade event for local, regional and fine quality food and drink. This is the definitive event for showcasing artisan food and drink to trade buyers, Speciality & Fine Food Fair attracts delis, farm shops, independent retailers, restaurants, hotels, caterers and wholesalers who are looking to source fine food with provenance, and place quality at the top of their agenda.

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Food & Drink East Africa

  • 28 Nov - 30 Nov 2017
  • Nairobi, Kenya

Food & Drink East Africa is the only dedicated trade exhibition focused towards the food and beverage industry in East Africa. With a whole range of products on display, the event will be the principal place for buyers to come and source all their needs.

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Food & Hospitality Africa

  • 06 May - 08 May 2018
  • Johannesburg, South Africa

Food & Hospitality Africa is the largest Pan-African food, drink and hospitality trade expo. It is the ultimate melting pot for the foodservice, hospitality, catering, retail and wholesale industry and leverages the synergies, size and scale of two industry heavyweights, namely the 30-year-old Hostex and innovative IFEA expos. Now taking place at Gallagher Convention Centre in Midrand, Johannesburg, Food & Hospitality Africa presents the five shows on one level over three days in a seamless exhibition that brings together over 7,000 visitors and over 300 exhibitors representing 27 countries.

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IFE

  • 17 Mar - 20 Mar 2019
  • London, UK

IFE is the UK's premier food and drink event and one of the most important in the world. Taking place over four days at London's ExCeL, IFE is at the heart of the world's most advanced retail and food service markets making it the perfect place to learn about the latest food and drink trends, companies, new products and ideas.

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Waste-Works

  • 18 Mar - 20 Mar 2019
  • London, UK

Waste-Works is the only Waste & Resource event dedicated to the food & drink industry and is designed for those looking for cost-saving and profit-making waste solutions in their business. The event will cover the full circle from Farm to Fork to Fertiliser and Fuel.

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Independent Hotel Show

  • 17 Oct - 18 Oct 2017
  • London, UK

Inspiring and informative, the Independent Hotel Show, is the UK's only forum bringing together the luxury, boutique and independent hotel sector. A must-attend event for independent hoteliers and industry professionals, the show presents a diverse collection of the UK's most innovative suppliers together with expert insight from our Business Sessions.

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Hostex East Africa

  • 28 Nov - 30 Nov 2017
  • Nairobi, Kenya

Hostex East Africa is a dedicated international trade show for suppliers and individuals in the Hospitality trade. Based in Kenya, where tourism is the largest foreign exchange earner, Hostex East Africa will bring together buyers looking to purchase products and services from known local companies as well as new international products that they previously have not had access to.

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Hotelympia

  • 05 Mar - 08 Mar 2018
  • London, UK

Hotelympia is the world's premier food service and hospitality event that has been an integral part of the UK market for over 80 years. It is the only event that brings together such a broad cross section of the hospitality and food service community, attracting more suppliers from catering equipment, food and drink, interiors, tableware, technology and operators from across the foodservice spectrum than any other event.

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IFEX

  • 20 Mar - 22 Mar 2018
  • Belfast, UK

The IFEX exhibition has firmly established itself as Northern Ireland's premier showcase of equipment, services, food and beverage products for the foodservice and hospitality sectors for the past 24 years. IFEX is a proven platform for suppliers to meet a target audience who are hungry for new innovations and business solutions. In addition to pioneering products and services, our exciting mix of competitions and expert demonstrations bring life to the event. IFEX is the perfect business environment that delivers tangible results for suppliers to the food service and food retailers sectors, attracting thousands of industry professionals with purchasing power.

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Food & Hospitality Africa

  • 06 May - 08 May 2018
  • Johannesburg, South Africa

Food & Hospitality Africa is the largest Pan-African food, drink and hospitality trade expo. It is the ultimate melting pot for the foodservice, hospitality, catering, retail and wholesale industry and leverages the synergies, size and scale of two industry heavyweights, namely the 30-year-old Hostex and innovative IFEA expos. Now taking place at Gallagher Convention Centre in Midrand, Johannesburg, Food & Hospitality Africa presents the five shows on one level over three days in a seamless exhibition that brings together over 7,000 visitors and over 300 exhibitors representing 27 countries.

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Great Hospitality Show

  • 21 Jan - 23 Jan 2019
  • Birmingham, UK

Great Hospitality Show is the UK's largest national event for hospitality and food service. It is seen as a major platform for food, drink, catering equipment, interiors, exteriors, tableware and technology companies seeking to develop their business in this industry.

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Careers in Hospitality

  • 21 Jan - 23 Jan 2019
  • Birmingham, UK

Meet leading hospitality brands, each one exhibiting at the event in full recruitment mode. Whether you're new to the industry or a seasoned professional searching out the next stage of your career, Careers in Hospitality is well worth a visit.

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ScotHot

  • 01 Mar - 01 Mar 2019
  • Glasgow, Scotland

ScotHot is the premier event for the Scottish foodservice and hospitality industry. The event attracts around 300 exhibiting companies, almost 8000 visitors and is unrivalled in delivering a quality audience from Scotland and the North of England. Featuring the latest developments and innovative products in food, drink, interiors, exteriors, tableware, catering equipment and technology for hospitality, ScotHot is a melting-pot of inspirational ideas.

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AidEx Nairobi Conference

  • 13 Sep - 14 Sep 2017
  • Safari Park Hotel, Kenya

AidEx Nairobi was launched in 2014 as a satellite event focussed on aid and development within Africa. It is a two-day high-profile conference attracting over 500 delegates and 30 speakers. The audience is made up of the Government of Kenya, UN agencies, Kenyan Red Cross and local and international NGOs. It is free to attend for all non-profit organisations.

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AidEx Brussels

  • 15 Nov - 16 Nov 2017
  • Brussels Expo, Belgium

Now in its 7th year, AidEx is the leading platform for the international aid and development community to come together and improve the efficiency of aid. It is a two day event, which encompasses a conference, exhibition, meeting areas, awards and workshops. Its fundamental aim is to engage the sector at every level and provide a forum for the visitors to meet, source, supply and learn.

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Markex

  • 06 Jun - 07 Jun 2018
  • Johannesburg, South Africa

Promotional products are an incredibly powerful marketing tool since they allow a brand to connect with consumers by engaging their senses. As one of the only forms of advertising that allows consumers to interact with a brand on a physical level, promotional products often create a more memorable brand experience. The 31st Markex event is the African premier promotional products expo, bringing resellers and corporate visitors together with the manufacturers who create the promotional products trends within the local market.

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Madex

  • 06 Jun - 07 Jun 2018
  • Johannesburg, South Africa

It’s not your typical marketing event, and the inaugural Madex took marketing to the next level! Over 7,000 marketers were inspired and left with more than they came. From traditional marketing, to thinking out of the box with digital, search and social media marketing – you can find the answers at Madex.

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KZN Industrial Technology

  • 26 Jul - 28 Jul 2017
  • Durban, South Africa

The biennial KwaZulu-Natal Industrial Technology Exhibition (KITE) is the definitive forum for a diversity of industrial technology and services; specifically suited to the KZN region of South Africa. It is an essential forum within this sector and is the only exhibition of its kind in that geographic region.

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Electra Mining Botswana

  • 12 Sep - 14 Sep 2017
  • Gaborone, Botswana

Following many successful years in South Africa, and in response to the needs of the African mining industry, Electra Mining will be held in Gaborone either side of the show in Johannesburg. Botswana remains the highest rated African country in business rankings and boasts a booming mining industry with the biggest diamond reserves in the world.

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Caminex

  • 05 Jun - 07 Jun 2018
  • Kitwe, Zambia

With a forecast of sustained growth in the mining sector until 2021 (BMI Research), research ranking Zambia as one of the top five most attractive investment destinations in Africa (Africa Investment Index 2016 - Quantum Global) and the need for further diversification into agriculture, manufacturing and construction, CAMINEX 2018 will provide exhibitors a platform to leverage benefit from this positive outlook.

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Electra Mining Africa

  • 10 Sep - 14 Sep 2018
  • Johannesburg, South Africa

Electra Mining Africa 2018 is driven by a powerful motivator: to be the ultimate meeting and market place for all stakeholders involved in the mining, construction, industrial machine tool and power generation industries. Since its inception more than 44 years ago, Electra Mining Africa has grown from its embryonic beginnings so dramatically that it has truly earned its place on the international calendar as the third largest mining show in the world, and is recognised as a gateway into Africa for local and global investors.

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Propak West Africa

  • 19 Sep - 21 Sep 2017
  • Lagos, Nigeria

Propak West Africa is a must for all stakeholders in the packaging, printing, food processing and labelling industries. Held in Lagos, this event provides an exciting forum for trading, sourcing of products and education. It also gives buyers leading-edge information on global trends, advancements in technology, product development and market updates.

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Propak Cape

  • 24 Oct - 26 Oct 2017
  • Cape Town, South Africa

Propak Cape is a must for all stakeholders in the food processing, packaging and labelling industries. Held in Cape Town, this event provides an exciting forum for trading, sourcing of products and education. It also gives buyers leading-edge information on global trends, advancements in technology, product development and market updates.

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Propak East Africa

  • 27 Feb - 01 Mar 2018
  • Kenyatta Conference Centre, Kenya

Propak East Africa is the brand new exhibition in the acclaimed Propak series. Bringing together suppliers of products and services to the printing, packaging and plastics industry, the exhibition will be a platform for businesses to enter and grow in the lucrative East African market. Held in Nairobi, the hub of East Africa, the show will be the first of its kind in this new market.

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The Gapp Print Expo

  • 12 Mar - 15 Mar 2019
  • Johannesburg, South Africa

Print Expo is ranked as the essential forum for the printing, publishing and electronic media-related industries on the sub-continent, showcasing the latest in digital technology to the printing and associated industries.

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Propak Africa

  • 12 Mar - 15 Mar 2019
  • Johannesburg, South Africa

TO WIN THE MARKET SHARE YOU WANT, YOU HAVE TO BE IN THE GAME. The South African packaging industry is an important player in the South African economy, one that continues to grow from strength to strength. Demand is being driven by increased markets for consumer products, rising individual incomes, an expanding population of youthful consumers and growing domestic economies. To benefit from this, you need a game plan. That's whyPropak Africa 2019 and co-located shows is a must for all contenders in the packaging and related industries. It's the ultimate packaging trade exhibition that showcases the full industry lifecycle: from raw to processes, to packaging and plastics, to printing and labelling, to logistics and warehousing, to recycling and waste management.

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Proplas Africa

  • 12 Mar - 15 Mar 2019
  • Johannesburg, South Africa

Proplas Africa Expo focuses on the plastics industry and includes plastics machinery, injection moulding, plastics extrusion, raw materials, plastic moulds, materials handling, plastics recycling and all other converting technologies.

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Pro2Pac

  • 18 Mar - 20 Mar 2019
  • London, UK

Pro2Pac is the UK's only biennial processing and packaging exhibition dedicated entirely to the food and drink industry. Discover new processing and packaging materials, equipment and services to help you meet the challenging demands of ever-changing consumer needs.

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Securexpo East Africa

  • 07 Nov - 09 Nov 2017
  • Nairobi, Kenya

Securexpo East Africa is the largest commercial and homeland security exhibition in the region. Launched in 2014, it brings together suppliers of CCTV, fencing, access control, fire, cyber security and many more. Co-located with a conference, the whole event brings together the most senior people surrounding the industry.

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K-OSH Expo

  • 07 Nov - 09 Nov 2017
  • Nairobi, Kenya

K-OSH Expo is the brand new exhibition for the occupational health and safety market in Kenya. With new legislation coming into place companies within the region are having to comply with the rules. Running alongside Securexpo East Africa, the exhibition is the only dedicated event of its type in the region

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Securex West Africa

  • 20 Mar - 21 Mar 2018
  • Lagos, Nigeria

Securex West Africa is the largest show in Nigeria exclusively dedicated to the very latest developments in security, safety, fire and protection. It is aimed at all those in the trade who consider issues of business and personal security, protection and safety to be of paramount importance.

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Securex South Africa

  • 22 May - 24 May 2018
  • Johannesburg, South Africa

Securex is the largest and most comprehensive show of its kind in South Africa and is the only show exclusively dedicated to the very latest developments in security, safety, fire and protection. It is aimed at all those in the trade who consider issues of business and personal security, protection and safety to be of paramount importance.

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A-OSH Expo Africa

  • 22 May - 24 May 2018
  • Johannesburg, South Africa

A-OSH EXPO - Africa's leading occupational safety and health expo continues to seek new ways of attracting premium visitors to view, discuss and specify the leading OHS and environmental management market brands showcased over the three-day period.

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Surface Design Show

  • 06 Feb - 08 Feb 2018
  • London, UK

Surface Design Show is the only UK event to focus exclusively on interior and exterior surface solutions in building design. The show welcomes thousands of professional visitors, of whom over 80% are architects, interior designers and specifiers, to see hundreds of the most innovative and creative surface products on the market.

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Scam guide warning

Please be aware of bogus organisations currently targeting our industry.

It is important that the entire industry is made aware of activities relating to third party companies contacting exhibitors for entries into bogus show guides. We are strongly advising all exhibitors to be vigilant against such organisations, who do not represent Montgomery Ltd in any way. Montgomery actively warns all of our exhibitors about such guides and cautions them to carefully read the small print before signing any document.

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