Confex visitors source suppliers

Early research from International Confex 2004 has confirmed the majority of visitors attended to source suppliers and 60% commanded events budgets in excess of £50,000. Research by Farrugia Leo found 81% of visitors influenced purchasing, while sourcing products and suppliers was the main reason for attending given by 83% of visitors. Event director Jessica Blue said anecdotal evidence indicated business conducted at the show was up. The 2003 show attracted 12,856 visitors. -This year’s event saw the launch of the International Confex Awards, which will be presented at a conference, information and networking day in London on 29 October.

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