Modern Marketing COVID-19 Response


It is crucial that events around the globe are cancelled or postponed to slow down the spread of COVID-19. The following events have taken these steps, Nedbank IMC 2020, Prism Awards 2020, Cannes Lions International Festival of Creativity, American Association of Advertising Agencies and Advertising Week Europe to name a few. Despite the economic costs involved in this decision, the health and safety of staff, exhibitors and visitors is critical.

The following expos are affected by the South African Government Lockdown:

• Cape Town Expo – cancelled.
• Eastgate Pop-Up Expo – postponed.
• East London – cancelled.

The Johannesburg Modern Marketing expo, scheduled for 9-11 September 2020 at the Gallagher Convention Centre, will remain unchanged. 

We would like to reassure you that in response to the COVID-19 outbreak, we are taking all the necessary steps to ensure that we remain fully operational, without compromising the health of our staff, their families and the community at large. 

We have an extensive media offering ensuring maximum exposure to the marketplace for our customers during this period. With our online reach, we can communicate instantly to the marketplace and keep our readers informed of the news and offers from suppliers. We too will be offering online product showcases with live audiences so one can demonstrate your products and speak directly to the thousands of industry professionals that follow Modern Marketing. 

We look forward to engaging with you on all these media options and look forward to working on campaigns to continue great product exposure.