Event registration and website specialists LiveBuzz tells CN the company has landed several new contracts this year to deliver registration solutions for leading UK conference organisers. The wins mean the company is predicting half of its business will be conference-related by the end of the year.
The first half of 2016 has seen LiveBuzz work with new clients including: The NHS Confederation Annual Conference at Manchester Central; Renewable UK’s International Conference on Ocean Energy at the EICC in Scotland, and also their Global Offshore Wind Conference also at Manchester Central.
Chris Hartley (pictured), commercial director at LiveBuzz says: “LiveBuzz has dedicated expertise in the management of conference registration and manages multi-millions of multi-currency delegate funds. Our expertise supported by strong financial management solutions which manage delegate bookings and payments through a seamless integration with clients merchant accounts have helped position LiveBuzz as a market leading provider of conference event registration solutions to the UK’s conference organiser community.”
Joint MD Justin Craig, tells CN LiveBuzz is strategically focusing on the UK conference market. “We recognise that managing full service conference and delegate registrations is a complex service that requires expertise and experience. We have a dedicated team that focuses on conferences. Our investment in developing new systems to manage complex and bespoke requirements is starting to really resonate with organisers of larger conferences. By 2017 we expect 50% of our portfolio to be conference based.”
New conference wins for the second half of the year include the British Chamber of Commerce’s Global Business Networks Live, the World Rugby Conference, Soccerex Global Convention.
Livebuzz has offices in Coventry and London and is a member of the Event Service & Supplier Association (ESSA).