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Our database of African and international creatives and companies making waves in the design world.
Vodacom, a leading African communications company
Understanding the new consumer.
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Your daily dose of creative industry news, views and inspiration
Business Insider South Africa
Business Insider is a fast-growing business site with deep financial, media, tech, and other industry verticals.
Eitan is a commercial and entertainment attorney, and a director at Legalese.
Nataal is a global media brand celebrating contemporary African arts and culture.
Uber is evolving the way the world moves, seamlessly connecting riders to drivers through smartphone technology.
IKEA is a proud supplier of Design Indaba Festival 2017 and are working in collaboration on a new Africa design collection due to launch in 2019.
Liberty was a sponsor for Design Indaba Festival 2017 and is also sponsoring the Knowledge Exchange series with Design Indaba.
Grid Worldwide Branding and Design
Grid Worldwide is the new brand agency for Design Indaba Festival, appointed in 2016 for the 2017 annual festival of creativity.
Chivas Regal is a proud supplier of Design Indaba.
For 20 years William Grant nurtured a dream to make the ‘best dram in the valley’. With the help of his family, he finally achieved that vision.
THE LAKE is a new LP-sized free bimonthly publication available nationwide at selected outlets.
Quartz is a digitally native, global, business news brand launched by Atlantic Media in September 2012.
ogilvydo is Ogilvy & Mather's global, award-winning home for ideas, event reporting, debate, and analysis, and was conceived to showcase broad-based creativity.
Mercedes-Benz is a proud sponsor of Design Indaba Festival 2018.
#cocreateSA is a platform for South African and Dutch counterparts to exchange innovations for a sustainable future. Together, we can #cocreateSA.
CliffCentral has taken the leap from traditional terrestrial radio to the future of internet and mobile.
The Drum is Europe’s largest marketing and media website by unique views.
ShowMe is proud to be a media partner to Design Indaba FilmFest and Music for 2015.
Don't Party has provided a platform for African subcultural conversation since 2009.
SA Creatives is a proud media partner to Design Indaba FilmFest 2015.
What's on in Cape Town
WhatsoninCapeTown is a proud media partner to Design Indaba Music and FilmFest 2015.
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