Power of Personalization

There’s no denying that today, it’s all about the individual. We want everything to be made for us or with us in mind. From the rise in popularity of...

Conference Software

How to Make Conferences Less Stressful

Conferences are wonderful events meant to educate and inspire attendees, but they’re also stressful. Regardless of the how well planned the conference is, there are a million factors that can lead to stressed-out attendees. They’ve done the hard part, registering and getting to the event, make their onsite experience a smooth one. I’ve outlined a

Cvent | Chatbots

How Chatbots Improve Meetings and Events

While we see big brands using chatbots to engage users online, we are now seeing chatbots as a way to engage them more offline. Chatbots are now being used as a tool for events in helping capture audiences and attendees. We are seeing a trend of events moving away from apps as it’s becoming more

9 Reasons Why Meeting Planners Love Jacksonville

Don’t just book a conference room for your next meeting, seminar, or corporate retreat — book a destination that you and your team will never forget. Jacksonville, Florida, is a sun-drenched paradise that makes work feel like a vacation, with unbeatable weather, hip and unique attractions, and the most affordable accommodations you’re likely to find. The agenda

Flanders Surprises: A Room with a Zoo Open for Business in Antwerp, Belgium

Flanders Meeting & Convention Center Antwerp (FMCCA) has announced that it’s officially open for business with A Room with a Zoo. Located within one of the world’s best-preserved and award-winning 19th-century zoos, the center provides the meetings industry sector with a new venue for the 21st century. The state-of-the-art hall has been quoted a 10+

Phone at Concert

How Phones Can Improve and Ruin an Experience

In older movies, the plot often builds to a moment where the male lead is running to his female costar to reveal a big piece of news (sometimes known as the “RomCom Run”). The result is a dramatic grand gesture that leads to the woman swooning and an incredibly tightlipped kiss. Nowadays, the scene is

The Business of Events: Get to Know Your Attendees a Little Better

One quick question about your live events: when it comes to attendee data, are they a goldmine or a landmine? For many marketers, it could go either way. When it comes to conference, meeting, and trade show data, even some of the best-of-the-best marketers are flying blind, with little or no insight about attendee behavior

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Did you know that it’s easy to tap into the power platform? Join us for an upcoming webinar where you’ll hear how you can use Cvent technology to help you save time and gain efficiency. Plus, learn how a mobile event app can help you create a more engaging experience for your attendees. Webinar: Achieve More

There's Tech for That

Introducing: There’s Tech for That

“Event planner.” It’s a broad term that can be used to describe someone who plans a small birthday party for ten or someone who plans a multi-day conference for 350,000. The job, one of the top 5 most stressful jobs in 2017 according to Forbes, requires an intense eye for detail and organizational skills. It

Low-Tech Ways to Stand Out in a High-Tech World

Technology has revolutionized the meetings and convention industry, just as it has with virtually every other business on the planet. These technological advances have substantially improved the speed and ease with which we get things done. But, on the flip side, they have added layers of complexity to our daily tasks. This is especially true