What IS the Power of Live Events?

You might have noticed that we think the Power of Live Events is a pretty big deal. But what is it? And why is it important? In today’s busy world,...

10 Terrific Themes for Corporate Events

Whether you’re planning business meetings, brainstorming sessions, galas, or teambuilding, the right theme will set the tone for corporate events. Themes can also be instrumental in conveying complex information during presentations, conferences, and training and development programs. Use your theme to drive decisions about venues, menu selections, messaging, graphics, music, and entertainment. Here are 10


Transportation

The 5 KEY Things You Need to Ask When Looking for a Ground Transportation Provider

Over the last 17+ years MUV has participated in countless RFPs, attended thousands of client meetings, and participated in hundreds of event conferences. The meetings and events industry continues to change drastically with disruptive technology, evolving regulations, and a more savvy client. Despite so much innovation in the industry, ground transportation providers are still being


Event Registration

Great Events Don’t Just Happen: Event Registration

Remember the events of yesteryear? You’d jot down an attendee’s registration information over the phone and then type it into a spreadsheet, or you had a form that attendees could fill out and mail in. And what about paying their registration fee? Yep, put that check in the envelope too. The tedious manual work and


Your Cvent CONNECT Preparation Checklist

We’re getting closer to our annual user conference Cvent CONNECT every day! We can’t wait to have over 3,000 event and hospitality professionals, partners, and Cvent experts descend upon The Venetian | The Palazzo in Las Vegas. But before you jet off to catch your flight, make sure you know what to bring to this


Knowing the Right Success Metrics for Events

Every stakeholder involved in a corporate event wants to ensure a successful event for all participants. The natural question becomes: how do you accurately gauge whether an event succeeds or falls short. The solution lies in knowing the right event success metrics to gauge how well you’ve done and being able to apply them to


The Simple Steps of Event Planning

Event planning doesn’t happen overnight, and if you have never planned an event before then it’s intimidating. Event planning is no joke, whether it’s planning Cvent CONNECT, a team happy hour, or a wedding. There is a lot more that goes into an event than the average person may think. Make planning an event simple


Appointments

Powering Cvent CONNECT: Appointments

Face-to-face interaction and one-on-one meetings are essential when it comes to attendee engagement at events. We aim to help this need. That’s why we’ll have a Cvent’s Appointments module & our application of it at Cvent CONNECT. We will utilize the module to schedule Account Team Meetings with our customers, to increase exhibitor engagement, to


5 Things to Expect From Your Banquet Event Order

A Banquet Event Order, or “BEO,” is a highly detailed outline of your event. A BEO is the main guideline for the hotel to execute and communicate logistics to all necessary hotel departments. The onsite Event or Catering Manager builds the BEO and will typically send it to you for review before the day of


Teams events

Simplify Networking and Staffing at Your Events

As we continue to prepare for Cvent CONNECT 2018 in Las Vegas, we realize that outside of education sessions and news about product developments, peer-to-peer networking (and business meetings) is the main reason people attend. That goes for both attendees and exhibitors. Corporate event planning is a multi-faceted exercise, but ensuring that everyone who attends our