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Analysing the Sibos experience

The feedback from the 2016 surveys highlights a growing appetite for networking and a desire to learn more about future industry trends

Understanding how people found the Sibos experience is a key factor in improving the event and shaping the following year’s programme.

After Geneva, delegates and exhibitors were surveyed about their experience, their interests and their motivation for attending. These learnings will underpin Sibos 2017.

Here is an overview of the findings.

 

 

Delegate Experience

Over 8, 300 delegates attended Sibos 2016 Geneva, making it the second largest to date. 93% said that it met or exceeded their expectations.

This infographic provides a snapshot of their interests and motivation for joining Sibos at Palexpo.

 

 

General attendance data

Primary reason for attending Sibos 2016 Geneva

Top 5 "not to be missed"

  1. Networking
  2. Conference sessions on future trends
  3. Sales opportunities
  4. Exhibition
  5. Innotribe

Over 60% had attended previous Sibos

“All the core people you want to meet in one place, everyone in one room”

Topics of interest

Main areas of interest for those who attended the 2016 conference

Bertrand Piccard was the speaker most frequently singled out for praise

Exhibitor Experience

With 201 exhibiting institutions, the 2016 Sibos exhibition was the largest yet. Over 75% had exhibited at Sibos before.

This infographic provides a snapshot of their interests and motivation for joining Sibos in Geneva.

Determining factors
for attendance

Perceptions of Sibos
(those who strongly agreed)

Objectives for exhibiting

Exhibitor Portal usage

Exhibitor Day feedback