Passionately South African

Manufacturers of South African made, handcrafted conference bags, beaded lanyards, pins and bracelets. Local Conference Solutions is a Cape Town based business founded by Social Entrepreneurs, Patrick and Jo-lene Sathorar. Our business model promotes job creation for local marginalized small producers, playing our part in giving back to the community. All our conference bags are stitched by teams of local cooperatives and made from 100% locally sourced textiles.


Conference Bags

We specialise in manufacturing a wide range of locally made delegate bags for the conference and event industry. Our fabrics are sourced locally and our bags are designed in-house making it easy for clients to customise them to suit a particular event.


Lanyards & Beadwork

Local Conference Solutions' range of lanyards, are handmade in Cape Town. Lanyards are produced from either seed beads which are beaded by hand or on looms, or sewn from vibrantly designed fabrics adding a local flair to events.


Design to Order

We understand that every client is unique, budgets are tight and deadlines are short, so we will gladly customise our product range to suit your every need. We have built a reputation on helping clients procure locally made conference bags and lanyards.

Ethically made in Africa, with Love

The broader team comprises of community projects, cooperatives and small businesses who make up our supply chain, our aim is to keep it local and socially responsible.

Our partnerships with our suppliers are very important to us and our goal is to enable them to move from income insecurity to economic self-sufficiency and ownership.