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New EGF committee appointments announced

The new EGF committee held it’s first committee meeting on Wednesday, 14 March 2018. During the meeting the following members were elected to these positions: Chairperson – Greg McManus Vice Chairperson – Neo Mohlatlole Treasurer – Chad Botha Secretary – Lynn McLeod We’re glad to see a mix of people returning to
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Event excess

This article was written by Claudia Eicker-Harris, the Creative Director of EGF member Creative Directions. Click here to view their membership profile. I have been in the event industry for over 20 years and it is only now, in my mid-40s, that I have opened my eyes to the excesses that we, as event managers and producers, perpetuate. It might not
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Responsible event gifting with the Meetings Africa’s Sustainability Village

The problem Gifting for events is a challenge, largely because it generally leads to a bulk order of the same gifts which aren’t personal or to everyone’s taste. Additionally, large gift orders tend to depend on sourcing imported goods which can be obtained in large quantities, quickly, easily and at a low retail cost (but often a high environmenta
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