Vector 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


POWER-GEN & DistribuTECH Africa 2018

Date: 17 July 2018 – 19 July 2018
Type of event: Conference & Exhibition
Time: 09:00 – 18:00
Venue: Sandton Convention Centre
Address: 161 Maude Street, Sandown, Sandton, Johannesburg 2196
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Costs: Paid event

POWER-GEN & DistribuTECH Africa is the electricity industry’s forum that brings together international business leaders and technical experts committed to POWERING UP A CONTINENT. Featuring a comprehensive conference programme and extensive exhibit floor, the event spans all aspects of centralised and distributed power generation along with leading technologies in power transmission and distribution. Put simply, it’s where the industry meets to do business. Meet over 2,800 industry professionals, get involved in our B2B Matchmaking, and attend our 4-track conference with our special delegate rates. Plus, you can visit our 75+ International Exhibitors for FREE.

Registration: Email  registration@pennwell.com or http://www.powergenafrica.com/register.html
Contact: Lee Catania, PennWell Corporation,  leec@pennwell.com


Electra Mining Africa

Date: 10 September 2018 – 14 September 2018
Type of event: Exhibition
Time: 09:00 – 17:00
Venue: Expo Centre, Nasrec
Address: Cnr Rand Show and Nasrec Road, Johannesburg
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Costs: Free-of-charge

Electra Mining Africa is Africa’s biggest mining, industrial, transport and power generation trade exhibition.

Registration: Email leighm@specialised.com orwww.electramining.co.za
Contact: Leigh Miller, Specialised Exhibitions Montgomery, Tel 011 835-1565, leighm@specialised.com


26th AMEU Technical Convention 2018

Date: 7 October 2018 – 10 October 2018
Type of event: Conference & Exhibition
Time: 08:00 – 17:00
Venue: CSIR Convention Centre
Address: CSIR Convention Centre, Pretoria
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Costs: Paid event

The AMEU Executive Council is pleased to inform you that the 26th AMEU Technical Convention 2018 will be hosted by the City of Tshwane Metropolitan Municipality from Sunday, 7 October 2018 to Wednesday, 10 October 2018 at the CSIR Convention Centre in Pretoria. The Council invites all parties who may be interested in presenting papers or case studies at the convention to submit an abstract of no more than 200 words to the AMEU Secretariat. Theme:   the impact of the energy revolution on power utilities in Africa.

Registration: Email melindi@vdw.co.za or http://www.ameu.co.za/EventsNetworking/Convention2018.aspx
Contact: Melindi Bosch, AMEU Secretariat, Tel 011 061-5000, melindi@vdw.co.za


Sub Saharan Africa Power Summit 2018 #SSAPOW18

Date: 17 October 2018 – 19 October 2018
Type of event: Conference & Exhibition
Time: 13:00 – 17:00
Venue: Cape Town Marriott Hotel Crystal Towers
Address: Corner of Century Boulevard and, Rialto Rd, Century City, Cape Town, 7441
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Costs: Paid event

“Alleviating Power Challenges in Southern Africa through Innovative Investments, Technologies & Solutions”

In October 2018, Cape Town, South Africa will play host to Sub-Saharan Africa’s No.1 Business to Business Power event. The SSA Power Summit hosted by Vale Media Group will provide a platform to address some key challenges of improving ageing power infrastructure, developing new power infrastructure, renewable power innovations, gas to power technologies, transmission & distribution solutions, more cost-effective temporary power solutions and much more. #SSAPOW18 will bring together Ministries of Power & Energy, State Power providers, Public-Private partnerships (PPP), Independent Power Producers (IPP’s) and key solution providers to tackle some of the most pressing issues within the African Power industry. The SSA Power Summit separates itself from traditional conferences and exhibitions. There are no booths or exhibition halls at the summit. They focus on delivering extremely high quality, high-level gatherings with some of the most senior executives in the power sector in an intimate five-star environment. All the themes and topics of the summit are end user driven and are put together by their content committee which consists of a delegation and government relations team, who set the hot themes and issues that are currently facing the power industry.

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


Africa Public Private Partnership Conference & Showcase (Africa PPP)

Date: 24 October 2018 – 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
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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.orgor http://ametrade.org/africappp/
Contact: Tania Camacho, AMETrade, appp@ametrade.org


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


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


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: Natasha Heiberg, Specialised Exhibitions Montgomery, Tel 011 835-1565


The 10th Guangzhou International Solar Photovoltaic Exhibition 2018

Date: 24 July 2019 – 26 July 2019
Type of event: Exhibition
Time: 09:00 – 17:00
Venue: China Import & Export Fair Complex
Address: No. 380, Yuejiang Zhong Road, Guangzhou, China
Website: Click here
Costs: Free-of-charge

As the largest and most influential PV trade show in South China, PV Guangzhou 2018 is going to double its show floor to 4 exhibition halls, with 600 quality exhibitors displaying state-of-the-art PV technology! With an ever-expanding global database of up to 500,000 entries and over 300 media partners worldwide, we are very confident to make 2018 another banner year for PV Guangzhou.

Registration: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/the-10th-guangzhou-international-solar-photovoltaic-exhibition-2018-tic
Contact: Amy Lai, Guangdong Grandeur International Exhibition Group,  pvgz2017@yeah.net