In the wake of COVID-19, many organisations faced the challenge of conducting meetings and conferences in efforts of taking safety precautions. On the 25th&26th June 2019, BA ISAGO Events & Marketing hosted a Virtual Conference for Ministry of International Affairs in the BA ISAGO Convention Centre. The BA ISAGO Convention Centre with a capacity of 3000 cinema seating, an inbuilt sound proof system, fitted projector screens and air conditioner was able to accommodate the SADC Virtual Conference with 30 invidivuals physically present and other SADC members from their respective countries. The SADC Ministerial Committee of the Organ appluaded BA ISAGO Events & Marketing for successfully executing the virtual meeting especially because of the nature of its importance. In addition to the above, the quality of the food in terms of the temperature, presentation and taste was good, the presentation of the conference was excellent amognst other things.
The Director of Events & Marketing stated that it is important for organisations during this global pandemic to adapt to these changing times as the global community is facing the new normal. BA ISAGO Events & Marketing has been able to adapt swiftly with hosting is first virtual conference that successful went well with Ministry of International Affairs.
Tebogo Thedi is part of the Sales & Marketing Department at BA ISAGO Events & Marketing. She majored in Corporate Communications and obtains a Higher Certificate in Events Management.