Conference & Meetings World Issue 91 - Page 12

Big Picture Corporate buyers key to Confex AFTER RECORDING A 36.1% VISITOR INCREASE IN 2017, INTERNATIONAL CONFEX 2018 IS SET TO EXPAND rganisers of International Confex are expecting the highest number of corporates and brand visitors in the show’s history, when it opens 28 February – 1 March 2018 at Olympia London, UK. The exhibition, which saw a record growth in visitors earlier this year, is seeing a continued rise in attendance as well as pre-registration for 2018 among corporate buyers. 12 / CONFERENCE & MEETINGS WORLD / International Confex showed audited figures up 36.1% on the 2016 show, with corporate buyers a major contributor to this growth. The exhibition is looking to position itself as the UK’s primary meeting point for corporate buyers to meet event management agencies, as well as high quality services, destinations and venues. International Confex is curating educational content as part of the UK industry’s largest conference programme. ISSUE 91