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The International Congress and Convention Association (ICCA) is the global community for the meetings industry, enabling its members to generate and maintain significant competitive advantages. ICCA is the only association that comprises a membership representing the main specialists in handling, transporting and accommodating international events. Its network of 900 suppliers to the international meetings industry spans the globe, with members in 86 countries.
The Southern African Association for the Conference Industry (SAACI) is dedicated to maintaining and improving the standards of efficiency and professionalism for the conference and events industry in southern
Africa. SAACI is aware of the increasing importance of
southern Africa as an international conference destination and is endeavouring to ensure that the industry meets the required standards. The association comprises more than 1 250 members from a variety of sectors within the conference industry, including conference venues, conference and event organisers and a large variety of providers of audio visual, entertainment, decor, and catering services.
Society of Incentive and Travel Executives (SITE) is a professional association devoted to the pursuit of excellence in incentives travel. Today, this global network of meeting, travel and event professionals has over 2 100 members in 87 countries, with 35 local and regional chapters - all dedicated to delivering business results. SITE serves as the source of expertise, knowledge and personnel connections in the incentives industry.
The Exhibition and Event Association of Southern Africa (EXSA) was established over 30 years ago to sustain and protect the industry, its members, exhibitors and visitors. Strict codes of ethics and conduct have been set for members of the association. Members include venues, organisers and suppliers to the industry. Through the Events Chamber Board of the Services SETA, EXSA is committed to developing skills training and development within the industry.
The American Chamber of Commerce (AmCham) is the collective voice of US investment in
South Africa and serves as a representative voice for US business and South African/American commerce and industry. Its focus remains primarily US investment in
The French South African Chamber of Commerce and Industry represents more than 200 members with business interests in France and
South Africa. The organisation promotes reciprocal trade between the 2 countries by providing a range of services and activities aimed at facilitating business opportunities within the French and