PositionIT Events Diary

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


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
Website: Click here
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: 11 November 2018-16 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


Basic course in Geographical Information Systems (GIS)

Date: 05 November 2018 – 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


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
Website: Click here
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


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


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


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 011 835-1565, 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 010 003-3057, 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