EngineerIT Events Diary

Adroit events and training courses for 2018

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Registration: Email: samanthab@adroit.co.za or http://adroittech.co.za/training-order-and-booking-form/
Contact: Samantha Brink, Adroit Technologies, Tel 011 658-8100, samanthab@adroit.co.za


IDX – Industrial Data Xchange events and training courses for 2018

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Registration: Email: academy@idx.co.za
Contact: Michael Garnham, Industrial Data Xchange, Tel 011 548-9960, academy@idx.co.za


Beckhoff Training Programme 2018

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The training is provided at Beckhoff Training centres in Johannesburg, Cape Town, Durban and Port Elizabeth. Additional training courses such as custom training and on-site training can be queried at your nearest training facility. These courses focus on IEC 61131-3 programming, addressing of axes from the PLC (TwinCAT NC PTP), and communications options under TwinCAT (TwinCAT ADS). the training is aimed at PLC programmers who are switching to the TwinCAT system, but who are familiar with high-level language concepts such as declaration of variables, variable classes and structures. It also covers integration of Microsoft Visual Studio® with TwinCAT 3.

Registration: Email training@beckhoff.co.za
Contact: Andrew Reinhold, Beckhoff Automation, Tel 011 795-2898, training@beckhoff.co.za


Resolution Circle events and training courses for 2018

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Registration: Email: dellatamin@resolutioncircle.co.za or http://www.resolutioncircle.co.za/events/
Contact: Della Tamin, Resolution Circle, Tel 010 020-3757, dellatamin@resolutioncircle.co.za


Basic course in Geographical Information Systems (GIS)

Date: 05 – 07 November 2018
Type of event: Training course
Time: 08:00 – 16:00
Venue: University of Pretoria
Address: Lynnwood Road, Pretoria
Costs: Paid event

This Basic Course in Geographic Information Systems short course provide you with essential theoretical and practical foundations to design a new Geographic Information Systems (GIS) project. Important skills that will be acquired during this course include: collection of data from various sources; building an integrated GIS database; analysing the data; and communicating the results. The course not only deals with the software but participants will also be able to do a GIS project using ArcGIS.

Registration: Email greg.breetzke@up.ac.za
Contact: Prof Gregory Breetzke, Enterprises UP, Tel 012 420-4318, greg.breetzke@up.ac.za


Develop a Cyber Incident Response and Crisis Communication Plan

Date: 06 November 2018
Type of event:  Workshop
Time: 08:30 – 16:30
Venue: Hotel Apollo
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Address:
158 Bram Fischer Drive, Randburg, Johannesburg
Costs: Paid event

This workshop will help delegates to develop a cyber incident response and crisis communication plan, and will provide not only guidance but practical steps and tips on writing such a plan.

Registration: Email deonbin@icon.co.za
Contact: Deon Binneman,  The Reputation Go-to Guy, Tel 011 475 -3515, deonbin@icon.co.za


How To Market Training Programs, Seminars and Consulting Services

Date: 06 November 2018
Type of event:  Workshop
Time: 08:30 – 16:30
Venue: Hotel Apollo
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Address:
158 Bram Fischer Drive, Randburg, Johannesburg
Costs: Paid event

At this workshop, we will discuss what works and doesn’t work in promoting, marketing and selling your training events and services, and best practice techniques and tips will be shared. It will shorten your learning curve and add to your existing training and marketing knowledge and expertise.

Registration: Email reputationeducation@icon.co.za
Contact: Deon Binneman,  The Reputation Go-to Guy, Tel 011 475 -3515, reputationeducation@icon.co.za


AGSE 2018: Mother Earth: Geoscience for Crisis Management

Date: 12 – 16  November 2018
Type of event: Conference & Exhibition
Time: 09:00 – 17:00
Venue: Namibia University of Science and Technology (NUST), Windhoek, Namibia
Address: 13 Storch Street, Windhoek, Namibia
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Costs: Paid event

AGSE – Applied Geoinformatics for Society and Environment- was initiated in 2009 by Prof. Franz-Josef Behr. Taking place on a yearly basis, the conference is being hold in different places all over the world. The overall scope of this conferences is to offer an interdisciplinary, international forum for sharing knowledge about the science and application of Geoinformatics with focus on developing countries. Besides invited keynotes the conference invites presentations to a variety of topics. There will as well professional training and workshops about current topics in the fields of Geoinformatics and Photogrammetry.

Registration: Email agse@hft-stuttgart.de or http://ocs.applied-geoinformatics.org/index.php/agse/agse2018/schedConf/registration
Contact: Miguel Orti, NUST, morti@nust.na


10th Annual MESA Africa Conference

Date: 15 – 16 November 2018
Type of event: Conference & Exhibition
Time: 08:00 – 17:00
Venue: Black Eagle Hotel & Conference Centre, Ruimsig, Gauteng
Address: 88 Doreen Rd, Poortview, Roodepoort, 1724
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Costs: Paid event

There are countless ways to run digital transformation, many technologies and suppliers to evaluate, and endless choices to make. Embedded systems, networks, software platforms, augmented reality, and machine learning will play a role as your customers begin to improve uptime, optimise performance, enhance services, and re-think your business models. At the conference, end-users will present case studies that inspire participants to network and ask questions related to their own operations. At the previous MESA Africa Conference, Sappi, Lonmin, Hulamin, Namibia Breweries, Multotec and Sasol spoke about their approaches, implementations, and experiences. Attend the event and learn more about how your plant, equipment, and infrastructure will be digitalised and secured. Discover what your peers are doing today and what steps they are taking in their respective journeys.

Registration: Click here
Contact: Jane Collett, MESA Africa, Tel 082 528-1238, conference@mesa-africa.co.za


Mauritanides

Date: 11 December 2018 – 13 December 2018
Type of event: Conference & Exhibition
Time: 09:00 – 18:00
Venue: Nouakchott, Mauritania
Address: Al Mourabitoune Conference Center, Nouakchott, Mauritania
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Costs: Paid event

Mauritanides is the foremost and largest event for companies seeking to invest in the Mining and Oil & Gas industry in Mauritania and the region. Confirmed Platinum sponsors, as of August ‘18, are BP and Kinross Gold. Key facts about Mauritanides 2018: Established biennial event held since 2010 with conference and exhibitions. Two key areas of focus: Mining and Oil & Gas. Supported by the Ministry of Petroleum, Energy & Mines, Government of Mauritania. Global participants with a strong Mauritanian core. Extensive platforms for knowledge sharing, networking and business matching.More than 1500 attendees, 100 exhibitors and 70 speakers from over 30 countries expected for the 2018 edition.

Registration: Email mahesh.babu@spire-events.com

Contact: Mahesh Babu, Spire Events, mahesh.babu@spire-events.com


The CIO Power Africa Summit 2019

Date: 12 February 2019
Type of event: Conference
Time: 09:00 – 17:00
Venue: TBC
Address: Johannesburg, South Africa
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Costs: Paid Event

The CIO Power Africa Summit hosted by Vale Media Group, the number 1 Sub-Saharan African B2B events company, will bring together the senior IT decision makers from the IPP, PPP and national power communities across the region to focus on information technology within the power sector. CIO Power Summit is leading the way to the digital revolution within the African power sector and will cover all of the major topics that are hot in the industry right now. From analytics to IOT, connectivity to cyber security, the CIO Power Summit is the go to event in Africa to keep up to date with digital transformation and a place for end users to meet with technology companies who are developing tomorrows technologies today.

Registration: Email claire.hewitson@valemediagroup.com or http://www.ciopowerafrica.com/register/
Contact: Vale Media Group, claire.hewitson@valemediagroup.com


Applied Geographical Information Systems

Date: 11 February 2019 – 13 February 2019
Type of event: Training course
Time: 08:00 – 16:00
Venue: University of Pretoria
Address: Lynnwood Road, 0002, Pretoria
Costs: Paid Event

Geographical Information Systems (GIS) can play a key role in helping scientists, decision-makers, and the public develop collaborative solutions to real-world problems. GIS mapping tools have become imperative for many fields, such as epidemiology, veterinary science, urban planning and environmental assessment. The Applied Geographical Information Systems short course is an introduction to a range of geospatial techniques used in the analysis of spatial data. Practical case studies are employed to help you confront real world problems and design a solution using GIS. The software package ArcGIS is used to visualise, explore, analyse and map the solution.

Registration: Email greg.breetzke@up.ac.za
Contact: Prof Gregory Breetzke, Enterprises UP, Tel 012 420-4318, greg.breetzke@up.ac.za


Second World Conference on Soil Microbiology, Ecology and Biochemistry

Date: 25 Feb 2019 – 26 Feb 2019
Type of event: Conference & Exhibition
Time: 09:00 – 18:00
Venue: Radisson blu heathrow, london
Address: Conference Series llc Limited, 47 Churchfield Road,, Kemp Houselondon, UK
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Costs: Paid event

Every year, globally Conference series Ltd organizes series Global Warming Conferences and Environmental Conferences. On behalf of Ecology Conference we extend a warm welcome to the distinguished professors, speakers, delegates related to Climatology, Meteorology, Environmental research, Marine Biology, Oceanography, Ecology, Biology, Environmental industries, from around the world to London for attending 2nd World Conference on Soil Microbiology, Ecology and Biochemistry during February 25-26, 2019, London, UK. The theme of the conference is “The Future of Ecosystem, Ecosystem for Future” aims to bring together leading Ecologist, Biologist, Climatologists, Meteorologists, Marine Biologists, Oceanographer, Environmental researchers, Business Entrepreneurs and Societies including Nobel Laureates to exchange and share their experiences and research results about all aspects of Soil Microbiology, Biochemistry, Ecology and it conservation.

Registration: https://ecology.environmentalconferences.org/
Contact: Zephyr Neve, conferenceseries Ltd, ecology@annualconferences.org


NAACAM Show 2019

Date: 12 March 2019 – 14 March 2019
Type of event: Conference & Exhibition
Time: 08:00 – 19:00
Venue: Inkosi Albert Luthuli International Convention Centre, Durban
Address: Inkosi Albert Luthuli ICC Complex, 45 Bram Fischer Rd, Durban
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Costs: Paid event

Leaders of the automotive and component manufacturing sector, the largest manufacturing sector in South Africa and Africa gather biennially to discuss, showcase, engage and network around the big issues and opportunities in the sector. The main objectives of the NAACAM Show are to deliver a premier event which: Facilitates localisation, intra-African trade and investment linkages, and exports from sectors determined to be globally competitive; enables Foreign Direct Investment (FDI) and technology partnerships; promotes the development and growth of Black-owned suppliers in South Africa, and facilitates outcomes-based dialogue

Registration: Email http://naacamshow.co.za/participate/
Contact: Andrew Binning / Graziella Ventresca-Norton, Durban Automotive Cluster, Tel 031 764-6100, info@naacamshow.co.za


Local Southern African Manufacturing Expo (LME)

Date: 21 May 2019 – 23 May 2019
Type of event: Exhibition
Time: 09:00 – 16:00
Venue: JHB Expo Centre, Nasrec
Address: cnr Rand Show and Nasrec Roads, Johannesburg
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Costs: Free of charge

The Local Manufacturing Expo will showcase South Africa’s manufacturing capabilities across a wide variety of industry sectors. Providing an interactive, educational and practical platform, the Local Manufacturing Expo is the definitive platform for the best that South African industry has to offer. With a specific focus on Gauteng, this show will position leading local industries to thousands of potential national and international investors, demonstrating that the power of local manufacturing is the key to unlocking vast economic empowerment, growth, development and investment. The Local Manufacturing Expo is Organised by Specialised Exhibitions Montgomery, in association with the South African Capital Equipment Export Council (SACEEC) and Endorsed by the Premier of Gauteng.

Registration: Email info@localmanufacturing.co.za or https://www.localmanufacturingexpo.co.za/
Contact: Natasha Heiberg, Specialised Exhibitions Montgomery, Tel +27 11 835 1565, info@localmanufacturing.co.za


KwaZulu-Natal Industrial Technology Exhibition (KITE)

Date: 24 July 2019 – 26 July 2019
Type of event: Exhibition
Time: 09:00 – 17:00
Venue: Durban Exhibition Centre
Address: 11 Walnut Road, Durban
Website: Click here
Costs: Free-of-charge

Now in its 37th year, the KwaZulu-Natal Industrial Exhibition (KITE) is not only a portal for industry-leading technology and services, but is also a platform for knowledge sharing. This is evidenced in both the on-stand interactions between exhibitors and visitors but similarly in the free-to-attend seminar theatre sessions, which have proved to be a huge drawcard for visitors keen on learning about the latest technology, trends and legislation. KITE continues to bring visitors the latest products, services and trends across a number of industry sectors, including construction equipment and material; electronic components, energy solutions; environmental solutions; heavy machinery; hygiene products and services; industrial equipment and components; IT and telecommunications manufacturing equipment; materials handling; monitoring, process control and sensors; security equipment; workwear and protective equipment; plant and facility equipment; safety equipment and machinery; tools; and industrial services.

Registration: Email https://www.kznindustrial.co.za/
Contact: Keraysha Pillay, Specialised Exhibitions Montgomery, Tel +27 10 003 3057, kerayshap@specialised.com 


Cape Construction Expo

Date: 11 September 2019 – 12 September 2019
Type of event: Conference & Exhibition
Time: 07:00 – 17:00
Venue: Sun Exhibits, GrandWest
Address: Grandwest, Goodwood
Website: Click here
Costs: Free-of-charge

The Cape Construction Expo 2019 is the only event dedicated exclusively to the building and construction industry in the Western Cape and it presents a unique opportunity for product manufacturers and distributors as well as service providers to network with key buyers from the sector.

Registration: Email www.cape-construction.co.za
Contact: Justine Marthinus, dmg events, Tel 021 700-5500, JustineMarthinus@dmgevents.com


Intra African Trade Fair 2018 in Egypt

Date: 11 Dec 2018 – 17 Dec 2018
Type of event: Conference & Exhibition
Time: 09:00 – 18:00
Venue: International Exhibition hall Egypt
Address: Cairo, Egypt
Website: Click here
Costs: Paid event

The Intra-Africa Trade Fair 2018 (IATF2018) is the first seven-day trade show that will take place at Egypt International Exhibition Centre, Cario, Egypt from the 11th to the 17th of December 2018. The Trade Fair is being promoted by the African Export-Import Bank and organized in collaboration with the African Union.

Registration: https://eventzone.eventsair.com/intra-african-trade-fair-2018/exhibitor-registration/Site/Register
Contact: IATF, info@intrafricantradefair.com