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


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Regional Leadership Summits Tune-up for Cvent CONNECT

As a run-up to the Cvent CONNECT Leadership Summit in Las Vegas on July 23-26, Cvent has been busy staging a series of productive Regional Leadership Summits for clients this spring in four U.S. cities, as well as London. The half-day events provided an intimate setting for executive-level travel, meetings, and events industry professionals to share


Updating Attendees

How to Keep Your Event Attendees in the Know

Events are stressful, and not just for the people that plan them. One of the major obstacles for attendees when deciding whether to attend an event is stress. It takes *a lot* of effort to set up travel arrangements, make a business case for their attendance, and miss out on a few days or more