a person on whom something is conferred, especially the recipient of an academic degree.
a person, group, etc., that confers or takes part in a conference.
Also, conferree.

1765–75, Americanism; confer + -ee Unabridged
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conferee or conferree (ˌkɒnfɜːˈriː)
1.  a person who takes part in a conference
2.  a person on whom an honour or gift is conferred
conferree or conferree

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Example sentences
And this appeal must be to a conferee who is expected to act in an objective manner.
With this type of conference, the operator dials each conferee and connects them to the bridge.
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