Meeting Plans & Business Delegations
The House of Portugal has worked with numerous companies and trade promotion organisations with an interest in developing the Nordic and Southern African market. Services offered include:
Meeting Plans: A series of individual or group meeting schedules can be arranged with potential partners in target markets. Using our extensive database and research skill we identify relevant companies matching our clients’ criteria and put together a targeted schedule of meetings. The House of Portugal can also offer assistance with travel logistics (arranging of hotels, airport transfers on arrival and departure, arranging for a driver for all meetings) and is in a position to provide pre-visit briefings to groups or individuals in (or passing through) South Africa. The House of Portugal will offer telephonic support during a visit and one of our Advisors would be available to accompany clients on in-market visits to ensure that the schedule runs smoothly and to provide insight into the markets.
B2B Meetings, Seminars and Business Delegations: Organisation and management of B2B meetings at a centralised venue. The service includes development of a researched database of potential partners, design, distribution and follow-up of invitations, confirmation of specific appointment schedules for all participants and on-site management of the process
Import & Export
We intermediate between you and your client and/or supplier. Procurement, shipping or even to vet your direct agent. For our traditional Portuguese, such as Madeira Embroidery, Fine Cottons, cork, stainless steel and Nordic – Southern Africa gourmet wines, oats, conserves and preserves, salmon and teas, please consult our Shop.
Conferencing & Offline Summits, Online Digital Webinars and Round tables
The House of Portugal presents a wide range of topics relevant for companies that are doing or wish to do business in the African region. We facilitate 4-5 seminars and a number of business- and round-table meetings a year, focusing specifically on the daily challenges of doing business in Africa from the Nordic countries where we operate. Furthermore we facilitate workshops, guided tours, country visits and educational modules. From 2019 we facilitate a number of sector business clusters, starting with healthcare, Circular and Bioeconomy on Mining, Energy-Water-Food nexus and Education.
We also facilitate various business and networking meetings in cooperation with the Southern African, Canadian and Nordic embassies present in the regions.
Product Launch & Branding
The House of Portugal moto is to Engage, Empower and Evolve. Our PR & and event management strategic partner team is a professional and innovative enterprise, based in Johannesburg, South Africa. With proven skills and service excellence, we offer turnkey solutions for meetings, incentives, conferences, events and exhibitions (MICE); graphic design & production services; marketing initiatives and corporate branding & apparel. Our intention is to become a valued service provider to our clients, using passion, creativity and exceptional service delivery to build trust, establishing lasting relationships as our businesses evolve together. Either you are looking to host events & exhibitions, Virtual meetings & events, graphic design, branding & production, social media, event greening, design and print, bridge your offline business to digital we have your back.