Case Study: Cadogan Hall

Serving the Stars: Connecting a high-profile event at Cadogan Hall

Cadogan Hall is a 950-seat venue near Sloane Square in the heart of Chelsea, hosting over 300 events per year. Cadogan Hall hosted an international conference and needed to have top quality WiFi available to over 500 high profile delegates. The ‘Women in the World: London’ summit saw some of the world’s most inspiring and impressive women come together to tell their stories. These included Meryl Streep, Nicole Kidman and First Minister of Scotland Nicola Sturgeon, among others.

Needless to say, for an event of this calibre, where guests and speakers expected a reliable internet connection, A highly secure and robust temporary wireless solution needed to be put in place.

AMP benefit from proactive, all-inclusive IT support onsite and remote IT management, all backed by a clear IT strategy.

And if something ever does go wrong, the team of Conosco support engineers are on hand, able to solve over 90% of issues remotely to save time and get AMP employees back to work as soon as possible.

Business benefits:
• 478 attendees using the WiFi simultaneously with zero downtime
• Cadogan Hall now have this technology in place to use for all visitors and clients

““The Women in the World Summit was an international showcase for Cadogan Hall. We knew we could trust Conosco to ensure that our WiFi was configured to sustain so many users connecting at once.”

Adam McGinlay, General Manager

Design with zero downtime

Working with the event organisers and the venue, we planned mapped out expected bandwidth and usage requirements, based on the number of attendees and devices then installed a public WiFi system capable of providing coverage throughout public areas, the hall, and media rooms.

On the night, our solution’s robust, reliable wireless solutions allowed for faster connections and greater user capacity, which is vital for a conference of this magnitude. We proactively monitored the network and usage throughout the event, ensuring consistent connectivity.