Since 2011, the annual event has addressed the critical issues facing the conference industry, bringing together senior professionals to debate and discuss the challenges of today’s market. The all-day event will also include presentations, panel debates and round table discussions.
This year will see experts including: Giles Cummings, divisional director at i2i Events Group; Fiona Miller, conference director at EMAP; Piers Bearne, chairman and co-founder of Global Transport Forum and Global Financial Conferences.
Guest speakers will be joining the Summit’s debates which will cover topics surrounding: ‘Is the paying delegate in terminal decline? Alternative models to meet these challenges’ and 'The convergence of large scale events (LSEs) & exhibitions and the implications on the event industry as a whole.'
Claire Wormsley, Managing Director of the Global Conference Network, said: “We are delighted to have such key industry figures speak at our event. I’m sure this year’s Conference Summit will build on the success of last year’s, with our speakers bringing a vast amount of industry knowledge and insight to the debates, highlighting the constantly changing responsibilities of sales, marketing and content roles.”
The Conference Summit will take place on 6 December at etc.venues’ Dexter House, London.