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

 


BCI Africa Conference and Awards 2018

Date: 21 September 2018
Type of event: Conference and Exhibition
Time: 08:00 – 16:30
Venue: La Toscana Montecasino
Address: Montecasino Blvd, Fourways, Johannesburg
Website: Click here
Costs: Paid event

Join the BCI SADC Chapter for the annual BCI Africa Conference and Awards being held at Tsogo Sun, Montecasino on 21 September 2018. The one-day conference will be held at La Toscana, where Continuity and Resilience presentations and best practices will be showcased from an outstanding line up of speakers.

Registration: Email SADCevents@bcichapter.net
Contact:   Cindy Bodenstein, BCI SADC Chapter, Tel 082 325- 5001, SADCevents@bcichapter.net


African Ports and Rail Evolution Forum 2018

Date: 2 – 3 October 2018
Type of event: Conference & Exhibition
Time: 07:00 – 17:00
Venue: Durban International Convention Centre
Address: 45 Bram Fischer Road, Durban
Website: Click here
Costs: Paid Event

Africa’s largest transport conference and expo will host 2500 visitors comprising African ports and rail authorities, maritime, transport and logistics professionals. Over 100 service providers will present solutions to optimise hinterland and maritime connectivity, increase passenger rail services in major cities, develop autonomous and automated ports, boost security strategies for ports and rail and define the future of transport infrastructure development across the continent.

Registration: Email danielbloch@dmgevents.com or https://www.transportevolution.com/enquire-about-booking-a-seat/
Contact: Daniel Bloch, dmg events, Tel 021 700-5500, danielbloch@dmgevents.com


KZN Export Week

Date: 1 – 5 October 2018
Type of event: Conference
Time: 07:00 – 17:00
Venue: Durban ICC / Inkosi Albert Luthuli International Convention Centre
Address: Durban ICC / Inkosi Albert Luthuli International Convention Centre, Durban
Website: Click here
Costs: Paid Event

KZN Export Week is an annual programme of Trade Invest KZN (TIKZN) developed to recognise, promote and assist with growing KwaZulu-Natal’s export businesses and industries.

Registration: Email judychileshe@exportweek.co.za or http://easycode.com/EWSummit
Contact: Daniel Bloch, DMG events, Tel 021 700-5500, danielbloch@dmgevents.com


Marketing Professional & Consulting Services

Date: 12 October 2018
Type of event:  Workshop
Time: 
8:30 – 16:30
Venue: Hotel Apollo
Address: 158 Bram Fischer Drive, Randburg, Johannesburg
Website: Click here
Costs: 
Paid event

This is a one-day workshop for all consultants, business development managers; professional service providers and people interested in growing their practices and improving their knowledge of professional consulting marketing strategies.

Registration: Email reputationeducation@icon.co.za or http://www.deonbinneman.com/marketing-professional-consulting-services/
Contact: Deon Binneman, The Reputation Go-to Guy, Tel 011 475-3515, deonbin@icon.co.za


31st Materials Science and Engineering Conference: Advancement & Innovations

Date: 15 – 17 October 2018
Type of event: Conference
Time: 09:00 – 17:00
Venue: Radisson Blu Seaside Hotel, Helsinki
Address: Ruoholahdenranta, 3 00180 – Helsinki Finland, Helsinki
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Costs: Paid Event

ME Conferences welcome you to grace with your presence the 31st Materials Science and Engineering Conference: Advancement & Innovations to be held at Helsinki, Finland during October 15-17, 2018. This 31st Materials Science and Engineering conference will bring together materials researchers, engineers, professors and scientists to discuss strategies for Materials Science and Engineering. MatSciEngg 2018 is designed to provide divergent and prevailing education that will gather industrial professionals familiar with the issues affecting the advancements, applications and innovations in the field of materials science. Undoubtedly the participant at this MatSciEngg 2018 conference will be able to exchange with the best experts in the speciality and will return home with extensive knowledge.

Registration: Email materialsciencemeet@materialsconferences.org or https://materialscience.materialsconferences.com/registration.php
Contact: Dave Stebenne, ME Conferences, matsciengg@enggmeet.com


Africa Public Private Partnership Conference & Showcase (Africa PPP)

Date: 24 – 25 October 2018
Type of event: Conference & Exhibition
Time: 09:00 – 18:00
Venue: Cape Sun Hotel
Address: 23 Strand St, Cape Town City Centre, Cape Town, 8000, South Africa
Website: Click here
Costs: Paid event

Meet the best established and emerging Public Private Partnership project players and investors from across Africa at the 10th Annual Africa Public Private Partnership Conference and Showcase, taking place in Cape Town from 24 – 25 October 2018. AME Trade has over the past decade, brought more than 350 speakers and 1670 delegates from over 50 countries around the world, under one roof to share best practices and create fail-proof roadmaps for PPP’s on the continent. Registered investors, funders and project developers will get the opportunity to meet Government entities and PPP units directly. This year will focus on three main industries: Water Partnerships, Transport Partnerships and Energy Partnerships.

Registration: Email appp@ametrade.org or http://ametrade.org/africappp/
Contact: Tania Camacho, AMETrade, appp@ametrade.org


Autodesk University Africa

Date: 24 – 25 October 2018
Type of event: Conference & Exhibition
Time: 08:00 – 17:45
Venue: The Campus, Bryanston
Address: Sloane St, Bryanston, Sandton, 2191, Johannesburg
Website: Click here
Costs: Paid Event

AU Africa is the Premier Autodesk conference for those who design, create and make the world around us. AU Africa 2018 is your chance to connect with the best in the business, share technical knowledge, solve unique business challenges, and gain a deeper understanding of cross-industry opportunities. Plus, you can learn best practices, stay on top of the latest trends, and experience advanced technology first-hand. Join your global community of professional designers and engineers as we explore the future of making things.

Registration: Email http://au-africa.com or info@ausouthafrica.co.za
Contact: Andile Sikhakhane, Tozer Marketing & Events, Tel 010 590-5537, andile@tozer.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
Website: Click here
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


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
Website: Click here
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
Website: Click here
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


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
Website: Click here
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
Website: Click here
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
Website: Click here
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 


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