Sandton Convention Centre: proud hosts of Meetings Africa 2022

Event Africa Contributor 23/02/2022 Industry Events

Sandton Convention Centre, Africa’s leading event venue, is pleased to be the host of this year’s showcase for the 11th year.

Meetings Africa’s consistent trajectory of excellence as a showcase of Africa’s world-class MICE industry is back this year and we’re delighted to have the trade show hosted in a physical format after an absence in 2021.

Meetings Africa is one of the industry’s most significant calendar events as it showcases Africa’s diverse offering of services and products, as well as providing an array of exhibitors and buyers from across Africa and the world with an opportunity to meet, as they partner to contribute to rebuilding the continent’s business events industry.

Sandton Convention Centre, Africa’s leading event venue, is pleased to be the host of this year’s showcase for the 11th year since 2010. It is ideally located in the heart of Johannesburg’s vibrant business and commercial hub, with direct access via skywalks to upmarket shopping malls, and numerous restaurants, bars and hotels, including three Tsogo Sun Hotels – Sandton Sun, InterContinental Johannesburg Sandton Towers, and Garden Court Sandton City – offering a variety of accommodation options. Sandton Convention Centre is situated close to the Gautrain Station – Sandton, providing ease of access to and from OR Tambo International Airport, among other destinations.



Flexible Event Space

South Africa’s premier, elegant, multipurpose venue, Sandton Convention Centre is suitable for any event, large or small. The ‘SCC’, as it is affectionately known, has an impressive 22,000m2 of flexible event space with a total of 17 venues that include two large exhibition halls and 13 breakaway rooms, accommodating anything from 10 to 10,000 people throughout its various venues. The venue can host large-scale banquets and gala dinners for up to 2,200 guests and 4,000 cocktail guests in the Pavilion’s uninterrupted space.

Food and beverage is one of SCC’s winning differentiators and high standards are maintained to suit the venue’s highly discerning guests and clients. It is renowned for providing world-class food and beverage services and offers a wide range of tailor-made menu options to cater for any occasion, event, palate, and dietary requirement.  

Hybrid Events

Every event at SCC can be tailormade to suit particular requirements, with an excellent range of services, amenities, and facilities to cover all needs – whether these be for clients, organisers, exhibitors, or visitors, including audio-visual, décor, IT services, security, freight or drayage.

Meetings, conferencing, and events are evolving, and so is Africa’s leading events and conferencing venue, with the introduction of Hybrid Events at the SCC. Engaging and connecting with colleagues, clients and partners remain a critical component in growing any business and industry, and the SCC has packed perfect solutions to ensure that a seamless blend of the physical and virtual experience is achieved.  Click here for an overview of our Hybrid Events offering. 

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