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Tuesday, 04 July 2017 09:13

APEX 2017 Masterclass and Gala Awards Ceremony Events move to Sandton Convention Centre

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The Association for Communication and Advertising (ACA) today announced that the 2017 APEX awards events will be hosted in The Pavillion at The Sandton Convention Centre and not at The Galleria as originally communicated.  The Masterclass and Awards Ceremony events will go ahead as scheduled on the 06th July 2017.

All tickets will be issued by close of business on Tuesday 4th July and these will have the venue details clearly indicated. Times for both events remain the same.  Nothing except the venue has changed. Please note all the event information below:

For further information, please do not hesitate to contact the ACA on 011.781.2772.

APEX NeXt Level of Thinking Masterclass hosted by Provantage Media Group:

Date: Thursday, 6th July 2017
Time: 08h30 – 12h00
Venue: The Pavillion, 5th Floor, Sandton Convention Centre, 161 Maude Street, Sandton

APEX Awards Ceremony:

Date: Thursday, 6th July 2017
Time: 18h30 – 22h00
Venue: The Pavillion, 5th Floor, Sandton Convention Centre, 161 Maude Street, Sandton

The 2017 APEX awards is hosted by the ACA in partnership with Provantage Media Group and Mindshare South Africa, and with sponsors, LibertyKantar Millward Brown and Unilever

“The ACA thanks our key partners, sponsors and contributing companies for the collaboration and support provided to the APEX awards. Without their participation, staging the events and providing much needed bursaries would not be possible. We thank all involved and look forward to a long and mutually beneficial partnership going forward,” says Odette van der Haar, CEO ACA.

Seats at both events are limited and selling fast. 

Tickets can be booked online via

Join the #APEX2017 conversation on Twitter @ACA_SA and Facebook ACASouthAfrica

About the APEX awards
The annual APEX Awards is hosted by the Association for Communication and Advertising (ACA) which is the recognised industry body of the advertising and communications sector of South Africa. APEX recognises and celebrates communications campaigns’ performance excellence by contributing tangibly to client’s business and bottom line. Winning an APEX places a real seal on a client and agency team’s achievement because it demonstrates the contribution made by the team through its collaboration and work. Entry into the prestigious APEX Awards is open to all South African agencies and their clients.

For more information about the APEX awards visit or call the ACA on (011) 781 2772/3.

The ACA is the official, representative body for the Communications and Advertising profession in South Africa, representing agencies in the profession (who at present contribute approximately 95% of South Africa’s measured ad spend) to government, media and the public. The ACA is a voluntary body formed by and for the industry, focused on and committed to self-regulation and to defending the highest standards of ethical practice.

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