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environments to work, meet and innovate
entrepreneurial community inspiring creative
fast internet hot desks dedicated desks offices meeting rooms great coffee

OPEN Workshop17 is in a converted warehouse, the Watershed, at Cape Town's Waterfront. Operated by OPEN, it’s an initiative of the V&A Waterfront.

OPEN Sandton


OPEN Sandton is conveniently situated opposite Sandton Gautrain Station and Nelson Mandela Square, with easy access to public transport.

OPEN Maboneng


OPEN Maboneng is in the Maboneng Precinct. Part of Joburg’s inner-city renaissance and filled with restaurants and go-to places.

member plans

work spaces in a community
surrounded by entrepreneurial thinking, energy and creativity
flexible membership plans
 walk-in day use • nomadic worker • teams • larger companies



Easy entry to the OPEN community – no need to commit to space.

OPEN Maboneng. Commercial product, interiors and advertising pho


For the flexible worker who wants an occasional space to a daily base for teams.

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Your own desk in OPEN's co-working space. Great for teams.

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Offices within OPEN’s community, for 2-50 people, with shared facilities.

Meetings & Events

book meetings & events at any OPEN location
available to OPEN members
available to the public


OPEN has great spaces for meetings, presentations, workshops, training and events. Catering available.


OPEN’s event venues range from formal to fun creative. Adapt the space to your needs. Catering available.

Our partners

OPEN partners with more than 25 eco-system players, carefully selected for their contribution to building entrepreneurship and innovation. Together with our members, these partners bring our community to life. They add tremendous value through their events and networks, accessible to our members.


Upcoming public events

OPEN hosts events accessible for members as well as guests.

We have a network great partners doing regular events supporting entrepreneurship, learning and networking. We also host and support public events from organisers who add value.

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Apply for membership or to find out more.


OPEN environments are for working, meeting and innovating – designed for physical and virtual networking.

Flexible membership plans range from walk-in day use, nomadic workers and teams to SMMEs and larger companies.

OPEN creates a community that is entrepreneurial, creative and inspiring. Work spaces range from co-working and dedicated offices to events.