When most people hear the word ‘biometrics’ one of the first things that come to mind is invasion of privacy. “Why do they need anything more than my fingerprints?” I’ve heard people ask this in the UK when the idea of biometrics was first introduced a few years ago. These days, however, it’s difficult […]Read more
EIBTM, the leading international event for the meetings, incentives, conferences and business travel industry, is back in November this year with some exciting things on the line-up. Reed Travel Exhibitions’ flagship gathering for IBTM events expects to welcome international visitors from over 150 countries to Barcelona, Spain, for three days of exhibiting, conferencing and doing […]Read more
The Event: Congratulations on your appointment! Is this something you’ve had your eye on for a while? Craig Newman: Absolutely, yes. With UFI being the leading exhibition body in the world and the affiliation to UFI being so wide, with North America, South America, Asia and of course Europe being a major player. I […]Read more
Over the past two to five years, banks have been scrambling to keep up with Africa’s mobile revolution. Not only do most major banks offer a secure mobile banking app, but many have recently begun to change the events industry, too. Advances in quick payment technology are spearheading this metamorphosis, with IT News Africa reporting […]Read more
Today, African food is the most diverse cuisine on the planet, says Food Editorials. “Africa’s history is rich and so is its cuisine. With influences from so many other countries – Dutch, English, Asian and Indian, Africa’s new cuisine is the newest global food trend.” The continent’s food and beverage industry has exploded on the […]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.