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Wed, 06/19/2019 - 14:33

Social media is a fast and easy way of keeping WAPA members up to date between issues of our newsletters. Simply follow us on social media. 

Follow us on any of these links below or your favourite social media platform to keep in the loop.

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A case in point…

Wed, 06/19/2019 - 13:40

In one of WAPA’s social media posts, we covered the success story of how Mankosi, a remote rural community in the Eastern Cape, built a network. This story was extremely popular with WAPA’s Facebook followers and even prompted new followers.

There’s no better selling tool than sharing your success stories with other people. A case study lets the public know how you solved a problem and the benefits of your services and/or equipment brought to companies and individuals.

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Why sponsor WAPALOZA 2019?

Wed, 06/19/2019 - 13:39

There are a number of valuable sponsorship opportunities available at WAPALOZA.

Benefits of sponsoring at WAPALOZA

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What is WAPALOZA?

Wed, 06/19/2019 - 13:33

The WAPALOZA Conference & Expo is a 3-day training event to inform members and other industry delegates about various industry topics that affect how business is done.

These include the impact of the Fourth Industrial Revolution (4IR), TV White Space, and 5G. The event will equip young, enthusiastic individuals with the knowledge to start their own Wireless Internet Service Provider business.

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WAPA Secretariat contract review

Wed, 05/22/2019 - 16:06
The Wireless Access Providers Association (WAPA) is in the process of renewing its Secretariat contract as part of a good governance process. The new contract will be to run the Secretariat function from July 2019 to June 2024 (5 years). There will be a probationary period for 6 months. The contract will then remain in place as long as the key performance indicators are met based on a 6 monthly review process.
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Did you know?

Wed, 05/15/2019 - 14:20

WAPA is in the process of regionalising its members’ lists to make it easier for the public in your region to find you. We’re also adding a connectivity map that makes the process really quick and simple.

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WAPALOZA is coming

Wed, 05/15/2019 - 14:19

It’s on! The WAPALOZA training conference and Expo is booked to take place from 16-18 September 2019 at Leriba Lodge, Centurion, Gauteng. We have a limited number of valuable sponsorship opportunities available. To find out more about sponsorship opportunities please download the WAPALOZA brochure.

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Connection request marketing campaign

Wed, 05/15/2019 - 14:18

WAPA has embarked on an aggressive social media marketing campaign to dramatically increase the number of connection requests from the public. Four days a week on Facebook we post content that will drive more connection requests via the WAPA website and ultimately to you. There are both generic and regional posts and we have invested in boosting of the posts to ensure they reach an extended, target audience.

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Build your brand with sponsorship

Wed, 05/15/2019 - 14:18

Want to add value to the exposure of your brand? We have a number of sponsorship opportunities available that will give your brand the marketing boost it needs.

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Learn more in the Western Cape

Wed, 05/15/2019 - 14:17

June is officially the start of winter and it’s also the month in which we bring training to the Mother City. So if you are based in the Western Cape (or if you fancy a break from your home town!) join us on 6 June as we unpack the mysteries of fibre technology. Being held at Rondekuil Estates in Durbanville on 6 June, the fundamental fibre training agenda is packed with important information:

  • How to manage a layer3 ISP on fibre 

  • Introduction and history

  • Cable, wavelengths & multipath signals

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