Over 250 chefs and more than 600 catering staff will be recruited by the Cape Town International Convention Centre (CTICC) to cater to the 35 000 crowd strong that is expected to descend on Cape Town, for the 15thCape Town International Jazz Festival taking place this weekend. The festival is the largest catering event for the […]Read more
Zambia is a stunning, landlocked country with rich, red sunsets and a bounty of game reserves including the North and South Luangwa National Parks, as well as the Kafue, Lochinvar, Kasanka and Sumbu National Parks. It also shares Lake Kariba with Zimbabwe and Lake Tanganyika – the second largest freshwater lake in the world – […]Read more
Africa has long had a bad rap around the world for being a poor continent with a correspondingly poor abilities to host international events. As a result, up to 96% of global business meetings take place elsewhere. Yet if Africa plays its cards right, the continent could leapfrog those mundane meetings and ordinary events and […]Read more
The annual Meetings Africa trade show and conference is already recognised as one of the most important gatherings on the continent for the business events industry. But until last year, the event was considered by some to be South Africa centric. This year Meetings Africa is building on last-year’s legacy of being an Africa-wide trade […]Read more
Roughly the size of Uruguay, South Africa’s second largest province is sandwiched between the Western Cape and KwaZulu Natal. The Eastern Cape is renowned for its incredible biodiversity. Tropical forests along the northern coast give way to the lush woods of the Garden Route in the south, and the Wild Coast offers plenty of […]Read more
Welcome to The Event, a division of Film & Event Media. We’re a South African based publishing house that is focused on everything film and events in Africa and around the world. The Event is Africa’s leading meetings industry magazine. The key to success in this growing industry is exposure to your target audience. The Event offers you the platform to reach that audience (international and regional) on a month-to-month basis, through a focused business-to-business publication.
Founded in 2003, Film & Event Media produces business-to-business publications, and acts as an online media hub for the film and events industries. Our monthlies and annuals include: The Filmmaker’s Guide to South Africa – a yearly showcase of the SA film industry targeted at an international market; The Event – a monthly that covers the thriving African events and exhibitions industry; The Callsheet – a monthly about the African film industry that covers commercials, film, technology, documentaries and more. Film & Event Media publications also include The Event Planner’s Guide to Africa (EPG) – Africa’s leading meetings industry annual publication.
The Event is printed by Forms Express and their suppliers have The Forest Stewardship Council Chain of Custody certification. The magazine is printed on Hi-Q 80gsm gloss, wood free white paper, which is sourced from sustainably managed forests, and uses vegetable-oil-based, environmentally-friendly inks conforming to the highest European standards.