AAXO and EXSA to co-host awards under Exhibition Industry Alliance Africa

AAXO (Association of African Exhibition Organisers) and EXSA (Exhibition and Events Association of Southern Africa) will be working together once again under the Exhibition Industry Alliance (EIA) banner.

The organisations will be co-hosting the AAXO ROAR Awards and EXSA-llence Awards at a gala dinner, dubbed the Exhibition Industry Alliance Awards.

Setto take place on 1 February 2018, the event promises to attract the best in the exhibition industry, all under one roof and under one partnership, that of the EIA.

This will mark the second time that exhibition organisers, exhibitors and stand builders are represented at an industry awards thanks to AAXO’s ROAR Awards.

Entries are now open and will be accepted in various categories for organisers, exhibitors and stand builders entering on behalf of exhibitors. Award Categories range from various trade exhibition categories to various consumer exhibition, Confex and table top categories. Brand new categories include ‘Social media” and “Africa Bound”.

Organisers can click on the following link to submit their entries for the ROAR Awards: http://www.eventregstation.co.za/ei/cm.esp?id=26&pageid=_4RO0SXBMH

Likewise, Exhibitors can enter through the Exhibitor portal via the link below: http://www.eventregstation.co.za/ei/cm.esp?id=26&pageid=_4RS0Y86XQ

Carol Weaving, chairperson of AAXO said: “AAXO’s vision is of a united, credible African exhibition industry. South Africa is one of the biggest exhibition industries in Sub-Saharan Africa and has every potential to compete in the international market. Initiatives such as the ROAR Awards places the key players in the industry in an ideal position for faster growth.”

Tom Hall

Editor, Exhibition World