What is Decorex Virtual?

Decorex Africa has brought the design community together every year for the past 27 years and will open its 2020 edition onto a Virtual Platform. A series of online resources, programming and trade related events designed to virtually connect the design community. Trade members will have the ease of sourcing new products by dedicated halls categorized accordingly. The opportunity to set up one on one B2B meetings via Live Video Chat with each exhibitor. By entering an exhibitors virtual stand trade will have the opportunity to communicate via online chat, Live Video Chat or simply browse catalogues and product categories.

An exciting addition to the Virtual experience is the Industry Talks taking place for 3 days -7, 8 & 9 October live within the Virtual Auditorium. These talks are at no additional charge and filled with, trend, inspirational and success driven content.

 

How long will it run from?

This trade only virtual experience will run for 3 days, taking place from the 7th – 9th of October 2020. The virtual doors will be open each day from 10am – 4pm.

 

Who is this platform for?

The Virtual offering is specifically a trade focussed industry event, aimed at architects, interior designers/decorators, specifiers, hospitality and retail buyers, corporate procurement, landscapers, online retailers, products designers, property developers and building contractors.

 

What is the difference between Decorex Virtual and Decorex Online?

Decorex Virtual is a trade only experience running for 3 days; 7-9 October for the industry. All members need to register to attend and all application are strictly vetted.

Decorex Online will run for the month of October and allows the public to access our exhibitor listings on our website and see new product launches, specials and promotions on our social platforms.

How do I as a trade attendee connect with Exhibitors?

Each Hall within the virtual show has been categorized for ease of navigation. When entering a hall exhibitors will be displayed according to sub category within the hall. To engage with an exhibitor you would click on their name and enter their virtual stand. You now have the opportunity to either have a Live Video chat, live messaging chat or simple view their catalogues, video or browse the product line. You will be able to email exhibitors should they be unavailable and all contact information will be available to you.

 

How many halls are there?

There are 4 halls :

- Décor, Design & Soft Furnishings

         Artisanal, bedroom, décor accessories, decorator, designer, paper, fabric, indoor furniture, lighting and online

- Build, technology & outdoor living

        AV, Fireplaces, paint, windows, doors, balustrades, outdoor living

- Kitchens & Bathrooms

        Bathroom, sanware, kitchen design, surfaces and cabinetry, flooring.

- 100% Design South Africa : Kitchen Design, Surface & Materials, Fabric and Wallcoverings, Interior Design, Architecture Design, Product Design (Furniture Lighting, Flooring, Art & Décor & Flooring), Workspace Design 

 

How do I register as a Trade attendee for Decorex Virtual?

All applications for the virtual experience are strictly vetted. Click on the link to apply

Will Trade attendees need to pay to access Decorex Virtual?

As Decorex Africa plays a pivotal part within the industry and in an endeavour to grow, strengthen and support the industry, there will be no cost to be part of this trade only virtual experience. However all members of the trade will need to register and have their applications vetted.

What Exhibiting Companies will be taking part in Decorex Virtual?

To view a list of featured exhibitors please click on the Exhibitor Directory 

Will there be any other events run alongside the Virtual Expo?

Decorex Africa will be launching live digital industry talks, that will run alongside the virtual experience. These will feature some of SA’s top business influencers that shape the décor, design and lifestyle industries, as they share success stories, personal journeys, adventures and inspiration within the design industry.

Speakers Include :

How long will the virtual Talks run?

The Industry Talks are limited to 3 days and will run within the Virtual Auditorium from the 7 - 9 October. All approved trade visitors to the virtual show will have access to the daily talks.

 

Who are the talks aimed at?

The Virtual offering is specifically a trade focussed industry event, aimed at architects, interior designers/decorators, specifiers, hospitality and retail buyers, corporate procurement, landscapers, online retailers, products designers, property developers and building contractors.

Decorex Online // Consumer

 

What is Decorex Online?

This is an interactive online event that will run for the month of October 2020 on all our Decorex Africa  social media platforms as well as on the Decorex Africa Website. This will allow customers to access show promotions, source new products and shop the latest trends easily by category - via our exhibitor listings.

 

What is the difference between Decorex Virtual and Decorex Online?

Decorex Virtual is a trade only experience running for 3 days; 7-9 October for the industry. All members need to register to attend and all application are strictly vetted.

Decorex Online will run for the month of October and allows the public to access our exhibitor listings on our website and see new product launches, specials and promotions on our social platforms.

 

How long will it run for?

for the month of October 2020 on our social media platforms and www.decorex.co.za

 

Why Decorex Online?

Decorex Africa has brought the design community together every year for the past 27 years and will run Decorex Online for the month of October. A series of online resources, product promotions and product launches to keep the design community connected. Its an opportunity to view the latest furniture, décor and design products  that visitors would have seen at our physical show.

 

How do I keep up with the Deorex Online Campaign?  Follow us on social media handles