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GRBN Newsletters

GRBN’s mission is to promote and advance the business of research by developing and supporting national research associations.

Adoption of the GRBN Building Public Trust Charter

AMAI (Mexico) and SAMRA (South Africa) are the fifth and sixth national associations to endorse the charter, demonstrating their strong commitment to building trust in our industry across the globe. The GRBN is helping national associations engage their members, as although industry and professional bodies certainly have an important role to play in building trust, […]

SAMRA Membership List as at 6 June 2017

Please contact the SAMRA office for confirmation of membership. CURRENT/RENEWING MEMBERS The following Organisations Members are current SAMRA members, or have renewed or intend to renew their SAMRA membership for 2017/2018: Africa Analysis African Response Answered Insight (Pty) Ltd Ask Afrika Bateleur Brand Planning Beyond Insights BLUEPRINT HOLDINGS (PTY) LTD BMi Research (Pty) Ltd BMI–TechKnowledge […]

ESOMAR Global Market Research Industry Survey 2017 (for 2016)

The ESOMAR 2016 Global Market Research study on the Market Research Industry in 2015 aims to collate key data and information on the market research industry, on a worldwide basis. It provides very valuable information on the evolution of our industry.

Services SETA Stakeholder Engagement

The Services SETA will be embarking on stakeholder engagement sessions from June to September 2017, during which Services SETA management will visit provinces to engage with key stakeholders.

The Future of the Insights Industry: Johannesburg Breakfast (14 June 2017)

What does the future of the insights industry hold? Join a panel of industry thought leaders to look at key trends, challenges and opportunities.

Meet the Student Guides at SAMRA Annual Conference 2017

For the fifth consecutive year, we have selected a few promising students to act as Student Guides at the SAMRA Annual Conference taking place on 17 and 18 May 2017 at the Protea Hotel by Marriot, Stellenbosch, Western Cape, South Africa. It is part of the SAMRA industry-level strategic talent management programme, created to facilitate […]

Advertising with SAMRA: 2017 Rates

SAMRA offers a number of advertising opportunities in SAMRA print and online publications. These opportunities and are available to organisations that do and use marketing research, have positions available in marketing research, offer industry-relevant training courses and other learning opportunities, supply research-relevant goods or services to the industry (e.g. focus group discussion venues, IT, freelancers).

Call for 2017 SAMRA AGM Proposals and Director Nominations

The SAMRA AGM 2017 is scheduled for 2 August 2017, and we hereby call for proposals to the AGM, including nominations to the SAMRA Board of Directors. A. Proposals to the SAMRA Annual General Meeting: If you would like to change the way that SAMRA is governed, this is your opportunity! Proposals are hereby invited to serve before […]

SAMRA Annual Conference is Upon Us!

The SAMRA Annual Conference is about new thinking and exciting developments; about being challenged and being inspired; ultimately, about growing a community of learned providers and users of market research, including marketing research, economic research, business research, social research, political research, opinion polling and data analytics.


  1. SAMRA Ethics Update

    July 5 @ 9:00 am - 10:00 am UTC+2
  2. The Art of Asking Questions

    July 19
  3. SAMRA AGM 2017

    August 2 @ 2:00 pm - 5:00 pm UTC+2
  4. SAMRA Red List Demo 2

    August 25 @ 9:00 am - 10:00 am UTC+2
  5. SAMRA Research Participant Database (RPD) Demo

    August 25 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm UTC+2