2018 Highlights: Top 10 MICE Destinations in the Asia-Pacific Region

As we’re all set to welcome the new year, it’s time to take a few minutes and reflect back on the highlights of the past year. 2018 witnessed some of the biggest MICE events and was overall a great year for the entire industry. Some of the greatest events, specific to the Asia-Pacific region, include

[E-BOOK] Growing Your Hospitality Group Business For Dummies

Most hospitality professionals have no trouble attracting leisure travellers. But attracting meeting and event planners is a whole different ballgame. That’s why we collaborated with Wiley Publishing to create our new e-book, Growing Your Hospitality Group Business For Dummies, Cvent Special Edition. Here are the five reasons why you must read it: 1. MICE business is


Let’s feel better about GDPR

The General Data Protection Regulation is a big deal for all businesses. If you’re responsible for marketing a hotel chain, individual property or any  event venue, it’s critical. For you, a data breach would damage your revenue and your reputation. When people walk through your doors and hand over their personal details, passports and payment

Meet Cvent at Stand #2930 at AIME

Meetings and events have come a long way from what it was a decade ago. With event landscape changing rapidly, it is imperative for event planners to re-invent their events. Attendees not only expect event planners to use technology, they demand greater engagement and an enhanced onsite experience. If you can relate to it, then

Social Media Marketing

Make More ‘Friends’ For Your Event – on Facebook

Facebook is often the first social media stop for most businesses — probably because it has the largest base of personal users (1.94 billion monthly active users worldwide as of March 2017, according to Facebook). Facebook is all about relationships — whether you’re unearthing new customers/members/attendees or deepening and continuing relationships with existing ones. Your

Cvent's Second Annual Global Event Industry Benchmarks Study

[Infographic] Benchmark your events for better ROI

Growing the ROI of your events amidst increasing competition has become more challenging than ever. One of the key ways to tackle this challenge is by benchmarking your events’ performance with others in the industry. Equipped with valuable insights, you can identify the gaps and take more strategic decisions that can provide your organisation a

10 Reasons Why Planners Need Social Media Strategy for Events

There is so much happening with social media today; it is almost overwhelming. As social sites rapidly grow and evolve, it’s increasingly difficult for the average person to really wrap their head around social media and process what it all means. This is how it’d have felt when new mediums like TV and radio came