Visiting Markex 2019

At a glance

Markex 2019, the trade show that sets itself apart with a 32 year track record, over 80 exhibitors & 1000's of innovative products.

Show venue & times
  • Sandton Convention Centre
  • Tuesday to Thursday
  • 9am - 5pm
Tickets & Registration
Fact Sheet
  • Africa’s dedicated trade promotional products expo
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Why Visit?

Walk away inspired, refreshed and ready to tackle the problems that marketing brings with new solutions gained at Madex.

The event combines inspirational seminars and workshops with the exhibitors that you need to walk away with practical solutions.

You will leave with:

  • Inspiration
  • Marketing skills
  • Understanding
  • Networking
  • And more…

Visitor Attractions

Designed with the industry in mind

Deep Dive Workshops
Cybery Security
New Product Displays
K9 Demonstrations
Free-To-Attend Seminars
K9 Demonstrations

Seminar Speakers

The Madex speakers are presenters who are able to inform and inspire the marketing, advertising and design industry. They are thought leaders, disruptors, creatives, ground-breakers, innovators, mavericks and geniuses. Check out our speakers for the upcoming seminars.

Speaker Profiles

Frequently Asked Questions

Below are the answers to some of the frequently asked questions regarding the exhibition venue, registration and Markex 2019 in general. Please review the questions and their answers below and if you still require assistance of any kind contact the Markex 2019 team directly by completing the contact form on the website.

  • Markex 2019 is a trade only event and NOT open to the general public. The event is strictly by invitation only. Generally, resellers of promotional products are able to apply for an invitation.
  • Request an Invite
  • Markex 2019 visitors will receive a unique link from their distributors, and folloing that link are able to register online. Registering before the show date means you will gain quicker entry on the day and recieve updates on all the latest news and features so you don't miss out on the fun.
  • No, you are not able to register on-site for the expo unless you have recieved a unique reseller ticket.
  • If you register online you will receive your name badge via email for print out. If you forget to bring this with you, our registration staff will be able to look your number up for you.
  • When you arrive onsite, the registration area can amend any details and print off a revised version of your badge.
  • Just go to the registration desk at the entrance and give the staff your name. They will locate your details on our database and issue you with a new badge.
  • Yes, once you have received your badge you can return to any of the shows as many times as you wish.
  • Yes, there is ample parking at the Sandton Convention Centre.
  • Wednesday to Thursday 9am - 5pm
  • As Markex 2019 is a trade event, children under 16 are not permitted to attend the exhibition. The Organisers reserve the right to refuse entry into the exhibition.
  • Students are not permitted entry to Markex 2019.
  • Food stalls serving light snacks and refreshments can be found within the halls.
  • There are cash points located inside and outside the venue.
  • You will receive the latest news updates when you visit the news page for Markex 2019. For additional information, you can follow us on Twitter, Instagram, Facebook and LinkedIn.
  • Yes, there will be designated wireless internet access in the hall. Wifi vouchers need to be purchased from the Sandton Convention Centre.
  • Yes, you are allowed to take photos.
  • Yes, everyone at the event can post about it on social media and you are welcome to use the #markex2019 tagline in your posts.
  • You will be able to network with exhibitors, speakers and other visitors. Keep up to date with the latest trends and innovations while learning a thing or two from the seminar theatres. There will also be a daily activity newsletter available that will include information on demos, functions and competitions that exhibitors are running on their stands, allowing you to plan your visit to this year's show.