Founded in 1983 by a group of 15 prominent South African-Italian businessmen we strive to fulfil our mission, which is, to be the foremost point of liaison between Italian and South African commerce. We aim to achieve this by fostering sustainable relationships among Italian and South African professionals, disseminating information about both countries to respective entrepreneurs and encourage commercial activities between South Africa and Italy.
In addition to the wide range of services we offer to members and non-members, we support clients by means of personalised trade and investment solutions.
The Italcham head office is based in Johannesburg.
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The Electronic Security Distributors’ Association, established in 1989, is an association not for gain, and is registered in terms of Section 22 of the Companies Act, 61 of 1973. The main business activity of every member is the importation, distribution or manufacture (or a combination of these) of electronic security technology products, or the provision of services directly related to such importation, distribution or manufacture. It is of importance to note that members of ESDA are specifically excluded from performing installation of security equipmentWebsite
The Fire Protection Association of Southern Africa (FPASA) was established in 1973 to provide a specialized fire safety management technical and training service to industry, commerce and society at large. Over the years the Association has developed a range of membership options and technical, training and fire safety management services that are recognized for their quality, professionalism and value. Today the role of the FPASA covers Education, Information, Advice, Consultancy and Training (Fire College). The Fire College is a professional training centre dedicated to assist in the reduction of life and property losses in the Southern African region. It provides training on request of FPASA members and non-members alike, and in addition provides standard training programmes to suit the broad spectrum of industrial, commercial, institutional and local authority requirements.Website
The South African Intruder Detection Services Association (SAIDSA) is an association of service providers of security systems, ranging from basic alarms to sophisticated electronic intruder detection systems and CCTV, and incorporating signal monitoring as well as the provision of armed reaction services. SAIDSA is regarded as the Watchdog of this segment of the industry and has the interests of both its members and the public at heart.Website
The South African National Security Employers’ Association (SANSEA) is the only recognized body representing the employers in the guarding industry. It covers both static and mobile guards, as well as those engaged in the protection of cash and valuables in transit. At present, SANSEA is the voice of the guarding industryand is represented on a national basis in all the provinces of South Africa. SANSEA’s main aim is to strive for a better and safer future for all South Africans.Website
The Security Association of South Africa (SASA) is a world-class professional body that advocates, promotes and drives industry compliance within South Africa’s private security industry. SASA is also the largest employers association in the security sector, providing a range of services that benefit security employers, their employees – and ultimately the consumers of security services. With a five decade legacy, SASA is the greatest advocate of industry compliance, serving as resource for its members, an educational platform for consumers of security services, and an essential link between the private security industry and government. The Security Association of South Africa (SASA) is nationally recognised by the Government, South African Police Service and consumers as having members with a proven track record within the industry and a Code of Ethics by which members must abide.Website
The Security Industry Alliance is an Alliance of Security Associations in South Africa. As the united voice for this industry, SIA plays a key role in communicating common interest to our members this includes electronic manufacturers, service providers and distributors across the entire spectrum which includes locksmiths and in house security.Website
Hi-Tech Security Solutions, the journal for decision makers who solve today's security challenges covers all aspects of security technology and risk management. The annual subscription includes the 10 monthly editions, the annual CCTV Handbook, Access and Identity Management Handbook, Residential Estate Security Handbook and the Hi-Tech Security Business Directory – all published in print, online and supported by twice-weekly electronic newsletters.Website
Creamer Media, publisher of Engineering News and Mining Weekly, provides accurate and timely information about economic developments, including in-depth reporting on industrial and mining project developments and on the policies and personalities shaping the real economy.Website
Dahua Technology is a leading product and solution provider in the global video surveillance industry. We had the 2nd highest market share of global video surveillance equipment market in 2015 according to IHS 2016 report. We were ranked 5th in 2015 by a&s Security 50, which ranks global security industry players according to total security equipment sales.Website
Hikvision is the world’s leading supplier of video surveillance products and solutions. Featuring the industry’s strongest R&D workforce, Hikvision uses its state-of-the-art manufacturing facilities to design and develop innovative CCTV and video surveillance products. The company’s complete product suite includes Smart IP cameras, HD analog cameras, speed domes, NVRs, DVRs, video management software, access control and alarm systems, encoders, decoders, and other elements of sophisticated security systems. Hikvision products serve a diverse set of vertical markets that includes retail, banking and finance, transportation, education, commercial, government, and residential applications.Website
HiTek Security is the House of Provision-ISR and INIM Electronics and the sole distributor in South Africa. We are an outstandingly successful South African company that specializes in delivering only the best when it comes to CCTV Surveillance Cameras and Alarm Systems.Our array of CCTV cameras range all the way from top-of-the-line IP cameras to covert hidden and spy cameras. Provision-ISR, our CCTV security camera manufacturer delivers one of the best quality products on the market and their reputation speaks for itself. Their 3 Year Warranty and professional range is known globally. With continuous new development in the product range and software, Provision-ISR continues to stay on top with all the main leading brands.Website
A privately owned South African based company proudly serving industry for 12 years. Our solution offering spans identification, protection, traceability and deterrence. Our specialist focus is on the marketing and distribution of IME's - integrity monitoring enablers. These include; tamper evident security bags - single use and multi-trip, tamper indicative seals, labels and tapes, secure containers and totes, anti-doping containers for specimens and secure containers, asset marking and allied solutions. Dedicated to helping customers achieve greater piece of mind, we have developed a specialised product range where technologies marry innovation with practicality. At ICS, the customer is the nucleus of all we do. Let us ask...to learn...to understand...to serve. We thrive on improving your situation!Website
Suprema is a global leader in biometrics and security technology. By combining world renowned biometric algorithms with superior engineering, Suprema is able to continually develop and manufacture reliable industry leading products. Suprema’s extensive portfolio includes biometric access control, time and attendance, fingerprint/live scanners, e-passport readers and embedded fingerprint modules. Suprema’s sales network spans 133-plus countries around the world. Suprema offers SA-based device repair and engineering services and also delivers customized software and hardware solutions suited to the African environment.Website
ZKTeco is a leading global developer of security and time management solutions. ZKTeco is subdivided in 5 distinct business divisions which are known as: ZKSoftware, ZKAccess, ZKiVision, ZKBiolock and ZKAFIS. Each ZKTeco division has a dedicated team of experts and professionals to serve our customers and partners worldwide. At our state-of-the-art 700000 square feet ISO9001-certified R&D/Trial and Manufacturing facilities, we control manufacturing, product design, component assembly and logistics/shipping -- all under one roof.Website