With a combined 145 years of experience, Afrocet Montgomery is a partnership that specialises in running high end exhibitions and events in West Africa. Afrocet has always focused on events in West Africa, while Montgomery stage prestigious and award winning exhibitions globally. Our combined extensive knowledge and experience of the African market has enabled us to develop a strong portfolio of shows and made us the largest exhibition organiser on the African Continent.
Angus Montgomery Arts has more than 40 years experience in the contemporary arts sphere, establishing successful fairs globally. The co-founders of ArtHK (now Art Basel Hong Kong), Angus Montgomery Arts is committed to delivering high quality, regional art fairs that serve the needs of collectors and galleries.
Design & Build
Montgomery Group Design & Build incorporates market-leading events for the UK Design and Build community. FIT Show and Visit Glass is the UK’s only dedicated event for the window, door, flat glass, and components market for fabricators, installers, manufacturers, builders and developers. The W Exhibition has been running since 1973 and alongside Elements, is the event of choice for manufacturers and suppliers for the furniture and joinery manufacturing industry. Surface Design Show is the leading event for architects and designers to explore the best in surface material innovation and is co-located with Light School, Stone Gallery and the Surface Design Awards.
Food, Drink & Hospitality
Montgomery Food, Drink & Hospitality is dedicated to serving the needs of the food, drink, catering & hospitality industry. We are passionate in exceeding expectations by delivering events that focus on developing future success for all that attend. We are committed to showcasing innovation, we present exceptional educational content and we create unrivalled networking opportunities. We strive to always do more, to always think of what’s next, to always stay ahead.
Montgomery Events East Africa Ltd is the regional arm of Montgomery Group that handles all of its exhibitions in East Africa. The business was launched in 2012 and is a Kenyan registered company, with an office and team in Nairobi. Montgomery Events East Africa Ltd have launched and established some of the leading exhibitions in the region in the fields of security, packaging, fire, health & safety, food and hospitality.
Experiences first, exhibitions last; Montgomery Experiences facilitate unique brand activations for thousands of companies in thoughtfully designed environments. The Experiences Team prides itself on getting under the skin of the communities we serve, building great relationships and creating opportunities that make a real difference to the livelihood of our people. Working to serve focused sectors such as the boutique hotel or pub industries, we immerse ourselves in our communities to enable us to truly understand the needs. We’re visionary, creative, fun, hardworking and ambitious, with big ideas for a future of exciting business experiences.
As the largest trade show organiser in Southern Africa, we offer a vast portfolio of world-class shows across a broad spectrum of industries and deliver a good return on investment for exhibitors. With a proud heritage spanning 50 years, Specialised Exhibitions remains the marketer’s first choice time and again. Our continued success lies in our ability to look ahead, to embrace change and to move forward. It's in our culture, our DNA, to create a vibrant, energetic and innovative environment that instils confidence in exhibitors and keeps us at the forefront of our industry.
Established in 2016, Montgomery Asia is a fully-owned subsidiary of UK-based Montgomery Group, one of the most widely respected exhibition companies in the world since 1895. It focuses on the growing Asian market, bringing the group’s flagship events to this region as well as developing new trade shows that meet the needs of the Asian market.
Aid & Development
AidEx is the world’s leading platform connecting actors from across the humanitarian aid and development community to solve the world’s most complex challenges and improve the efficient delivery of aid. The two-day event encompasses a cutting-edge conference, an exhibition full of the sector’s most innovative products, various networking opportunities, live awards and interactive workshops. AidEx has taken place in Dhaka and Nairobi alongside its annual flagship in Brussels.
World Photography Organisation
The World Photography Organisation is a global platform for photography initiatives. Working across up to 180 countries, our aim is to raise the level of conversation around photography by celebrating the best imagery and photographers on the planet. We pride ourselves on building lasting relationships with both individual photographers as well as our industry-leading partners around the world.
The Food Awards Company
The Food Awards Company is Britain’s leading specialist in food awards. Based in Lincolnshire, which produces 20% of the nation’s food, The Food Awards Company has conceived and launched unique and prestigious awards which have a global as well as national reach. These awards include the Pink Lady® Food Photographer of the Year and the Tiptree World Bread Awards.
Exhibition Consultants Ltd
ECL has an extensive track record in advising on the build and expansion of exhibition venues in the EMEA and Asian markets. Recent projects have involved advising on exhibition themes, development and content for owners and organisers. ECL has access to experts covering all aspects of the current events business; in addition to venue owners and operators ECL can assist governments, organisers and content aggregators reach their potential. New directions include the development of travelling programmes to key consumer markets.
OTSA is an award-winning specialist sales and marketing company, representing a wide portfolio of international exhibitions. Every year OTSA works with hundreds of companies to help them take their products and services to some of the world's most exciting export markets. Our work for leading exhibition, event and congress organisers includes acting as the local country office, recruiting exhibitors, attracting visitors and managing national pavilions. We currently work across 16 countries, representing 30 different sectors and supplying an outstanding service for over 80 trade shows.
Johannesburg Exhibition Centre (JEC)
Johannesburg Expo Centre (JEC), South Africa’s largest purpose-built exhibition, conference, convention and events venue, is one of Johannesburg’s best-known landmarks. The Expo Centre can offer over 42 000 square meters of covered space, and an additional 80 000 square meters of outdoor, multipurpose space. All this is accessible from multiple entrances, with all infrastructural requirements being provided, such as banking facilities, telecommunication services, five star in house catering facilities, and ample and secure parking for up to 20 000 vehicles.