Gold sponsors

Rooted in insight, we help brands build the know-how to create and keep customers in a digital world.

Based in London, Quadrangle is an award-winning insight consultancy. We work locally and globally, helping some of the world’s leading brands build and deploy Customer know-how to drive better outcomes.This draws on our unique experience across 30 years in brand marketing, strategy consulting and, since 2007, customer insight and data analytics.


A pioneer in the world of marketing research, data collection, reporting and visualisation, Toluna provides
the industry’s leading survey technology suite, enabling hundreds of organisations worldwide to create online and mobile surveys, manage panels and build their own online communities. Toluna products include PanelPortal™ Online Communities, Toluna QuickSurveys™ and TolunaAnalytics™.

Lucid’s human answers platform combines class-leading technology with the largest global pool of survey respondents sourced from over 100 API integrated panels to give you fast, feasible, quality insight. In six short years, more than 160 million individuals from more than 80 countries have answered more than 12 billion questions using our platform. We can find you electricians in Russia, people who relocated from Cambodia to Vancouver, and MBA students in Indonesia. Lucid business units include: Fulcrum (programmatic sample marketplace), Federated Sample (our managed services arm), and Proof (advertising tracking solution). Learn more at www.luc.id.

Party sponsor

Research Now Group is the global leader in digital data collection to power analytics and insights.  Research Now currently operates in over 40 countries from more than 20 offices around the globe with locations in the Americas, Europe, the Middle East, and Asia­Pacific. Research Now is recognised as the quality, scale, and customer satisfaction leader in the market research industry.


Unilever is one of the world’s leading suppliers of Food, Home Care, Personal Care and Refreshment products with sales in over 190 countries and reaching 2 billion consumers a day. It has 169,000 employees and generated sales of €53.3 billion in 2015. Over half (58%) of the company’s footprint is in developing and emerging markets. Unilever has more than 400 brands found in homes around the world, including Persil, Dove, Knorr, Domestos, Hellmann’s, Lipton, Wall’s, PG Tips, Ben & Jerry’s, Marmite, Magnum and Lynx.

Unilever’s Sustainable Living Plan commits to:

  • Helping more than a billion people take action to improve their health and well-being by 2020.
  • Halving the environmental impact of our products by 2030.
  • Enhancing the livelihoods of millions of people by 2020.

Unilever was ranked number one in its sector in the 2016 Dow Jones Sustainability Index. In the FTSE4Good Index, it achieved the highest environmental score of 5. It led the list of Global Corporate Sustainability Leaders in the 2016 GlobeScan/SustainAbility annual survey for the sixth year running. Unilever was ranked the most sustainable food and beverage company in Oxfam’s Behind the Brands Scorecard in 2016 for the second year.

For more information about Unilever and its brands, please visit www.unilever.com. For more information on the USLP: www.unilever.com/sustainable-living/

The Research House provides outstanding recruitment for any qualitative methodology across the UK, including online communities, webcam focus groups, tele-depth interviews, ethnographies, focus groups and IDIs.  The Research House sets the benchmark for quality and innovation, being recognised as Best Viewing Facility at the MRS Operational  Awards.  At our stylishly designed facilities in Central London and Wimbledon, high-specification comes as standard and includes secure on-demand video and audio recording downloads, HD recording and high-speed broadband. Our partnership with FocusVision enables us to provide secure, HD web-streaming services and, most recently, 360° immersive video.   All this, together with our reputation for excellent in-house catering and a genuinely attentive, knowledgeable service, ensures we are rated as among the best viewing facilities in the world.

With over 30 years’ market research experience, we’re doing things differently. Combining innovation and expertise from the fields of data science, technology and market research, we’re leading the way in big qual with our bespoke, integrated approach to projects. Our advanced technologies are paired with an experienced and versatile team, providing clients with exciting new and efficient ways to gain reliable, quality research insights, tailored to their needs.

Find out more at mmri.klood.com

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Relaxation Zone sponsor

Your global partner for accurate, reliable and cost-effective market research translations delivered in time, on time with the flexibility, attention to detail and responsiveness you need to get into field quickly and be confident in the results.

Creating the translation standard in the insight industry, our specialist translation services are honed by 20 years’ experience across the full range of market research and insight materials.

Bag sponsor

RED is the Quadrangle Group’s specialist data collection business. It was launched in January 2013 to offer the Quadrangle Group’s data collection capabilities directly to research agencies and end-clients. RED specialises in multi-channel data collection, using the Group’s 80-seat telephone centre, 800 face-to-face interviewers, online survey programming, project management and data processing resources. www.redquadrangle.com





Survey partner

Quality-seeking researchers, marketers and brands choose Lightspeed as their trusted global partner for digital data collection. Our innovative technology, proven sampling methodologies and operational excellence facilitate a deep understanding of consumer opinions and behavior. With 700 employees working in 14 countries, we maximize online research capabilities. We empower clients by revealing information that is beneficial, providing clarity and research data that illuminates. Lightspeed is part of Kantar, one of the world’s leading data, insight and consultancy companies.

For more information, visit www.lightspeedresearch.com.

Lanyard sponsor

Confirmit enables organisations to develop and implement Market Research, Voice of the Customer and Employee Engagement programmes that deliver insight and drive business change. Confirmit’s clients create multi-channel, multi-lingual feedback and research programmes that engage customers, empower employees, deliver a compelling respondent experience, and provide high Return on Investment.

Confirmit has a solid foundation of over 30 years’ experience in listening to your requirements and developing software for all sizes of Market Research organisations. As a result, we understand your business and offer solutions that allow you to deliver high quality, fast, and cost-effective Market Research results.

Technology and Software Stand

LivingLens captures & analyses video content via speech, actions & sentiment, translating human behaviour into insights. We make working with video efficient and scalable by breaking down video into a usable data asset that enables fast insights creation.

Est 1987, We produce high quality videos and animations that bring consumers, colleagues, data, segmentations and insights to life for everyone in an organisation, worldwide.  We also have an in house viewing facility providing top quality filming of focus groups

Clients include Beiersdorf, Co-op, Disney, M&S, Prudential, Red Bull and Unilever. 

IdSurvey is a cutting edge software suite for data collection via phone, web and face-to-face.

A powerful and easy-to-use interface for any questionnaire complexity.

Designed and distributed by IdWeb, IdSurvey is the preferred tool of research institutes, universities, public institutions and private companies all over the world.