Hull Conference Champions – Visit Hull

Hull Conference Champions

What is a Conference Champion?

Hull conference Champions are experts in their fields, their influence is the driving force in attracting national and international conferences to Hull. Their specialist knowledge and research is key to shaping an engaging conference programme.

Hull Confrence Champions are proud t showcase Hull as a world class conference destination to their contemporaries; they are passionate about raising the profile of their field of work, enhancing the reputation of their organisation and contributing to the city’s economy.

The Hull Conference Champions initiative offers the support necessary to inspire and enable individuals to host their conference in Hull. Work with us to champion Hull and bring your next conference, event or exhibition to the city.

Meet some of our Hull Conference Champions, who are passionate about their specialist field, and proud to showcase Hull to their national and international colleagues.


Hull Conference Champion
– Mark Daubney

Partner, Bridge McFarland

  • Jurismus Meeting – 2.5 days – 40 attendees

Jurismus is the network for young Eurojuris lawyers across Europe.

“During the conference in Hull it was great to see the reaction of the attendees to the city and the variety of events arranged for them, after the conference the feedback from delegates was fantastic. It was great to talk through my ideas with the Conference Team and they came back with some great suggestions plus they did a lot of the legwork”


Hull Conference Champion
– Katy Duke

Chief Executive Officer, The Deep

  • BIAZA Annual Conference – 3 days – 110 attendees
  • BIAZA Learning and Presenters’ Conference – 3 days – 95 attendees
  • 33rd European Union of Aquarium Curators (EUAC) Conference – 3.5 days – 154 attendees

“I think bringing conferences to Hull is a fantastic opportunity to showcase the city, It’s such a welcoming place. The Team at Conference Hull are a fantastic resource, they have so many skills between them and they are there to help”


Hull Conference Champion
– Dr Ann Kaegi

Director of Education and Student Experience, Department of English, Creative Writing, and American Studies, University of Hull

  • British Shakespeare Association – 3.5 days – 167 attendees

“I was in touch with the Conference Hull team from the very beginning, their help was invaluable. We wanted our conference to be an exceptional experience and Hull provided that for our delegates.”


To participate in the Conference Champion Programme, or to find out more, please contact the conference team at conference.bureau@vhey.co.uk


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If you are hosting a meeting, conference or workshop of any size, contact the team for our free venue finding service at conference.bureau@vhey.co.uk or click the Enquire button below.