Game On: Gamifiying Your Mobile Event App

The technology powering mobile apps has become so innovative that users are no longer impressed (or willing to settle fore) with a run-of-the-mill, stable application. They want more out of their mobile apps, and the mobile experience in general. This is the same for your attendees. Creating an enriching, engaging experience at your events with



Chuck Ghoorah Introduces Cvent Product Roadmap

Big things are in store for Cvent in the very near, and not-so-distant future. Chuck Ghoorah, Co-Founder & President of Worldwide Sales and Marketing at Cvent introduced the 2017-2018 product roadmap for attendees at Cvent CONNECT, taking place at the Mandalay Bay Resort and Casino in Las Vegas. Expanding on Cvent Founder & CEO Reggie Aggarwal’s


5th Annual Plannies Winners Announced at #cventCONNECT

The 5th Annual Plannie Awards, celebrating the perseverance, creativity, and innovative spirit of our customers, were held today at the Mandalay Bay Resort and Casino in Las Vegas as part of the Cvent CONNECT conference. Here’s a list of this year’s winners. Congratulations to you all! SMM Star Winner: Amazon This is the First Plannie


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3 Ways to Use Live-Stream Footage

Gone are the days when live-streaming was used just for band performances and baseball games. With several established social media channels having rolled out their own free live streaming apps, live streaming has become more accessible than ever, and therefore, more common. Streaming your events live online is now no longer just a trend, but


Download the Cvent CONNECT Mobile Event App Now!

The Cvent CONNECT mobile event app, powered by CrowdCompass by Cvent, is now available for download! Explore Cvent CONNECT through your mobile device. You can find your personalized schedule, receive real-time updates with push notifications and learn more about the event exhibitors, sponsors, and Innovation Pavilion. Want to network with fellow attendees? You can do


5 Reasons Why Your Next Meeting Needs a Mobile App

It’s that time of year again: meetings season. Whether it’s an internal company meeting or a conference like Cvent CONNECT, mobile apps are an integral part of any successful event. Our CONNECT app is now available for download, and we can’t wait for our attendees to start using it. When it comes to closed company


Stressed About Your Next Event? These Tips Will Help You Keep Your Cool

Pre-event anxiety is often due to uncertainty about the unexpected. Read on to learn how to avoid logistical nightmares, and breathe a little easier. As an event planner, you’re expected to coordinate what seems like a million different things, and something is bound to go wrong. So what do you do when the florist messes


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3 Principles for Event Gaming Success

With Cvent CONNECT on the horizon, the attendee experience onsite is first and foremost on our minds. Gamification is a topic that comes up often. Chances are, some variation of the phrase “let’s gamify our event!” is currently buzzing around your office too. Gamification continues to be one of the hottest topics in the events