Photo Wall Ideas to Use at Your Next Event

Every great event has multiple puzzle pieces that all work together to engage attendees. Social media and event photography go hand in hand to increase attendee engagement. Photo walls are...

The Best Ways to Answer Attendee Questions

Your attendees will have questions, no matter how much information you’ve put on your event website. You might have an extensive FAQ section, but that isn’t always enough. Even in today’s digital world, they aren’t afraid to pick up the phone to get their questions answered. Attendee support can be one of the most time-consuming

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Upcoming Webinar: How to Advance Your Event Management Skills

Cvent tools are designed to help you create better, smarter events. The Cvent platform you already use is filled with functionalities you may not even realize you have. Check out our free webinar for a sneak peak at some of these great features! Negotiate Better with the Cvent Supplier Network Account Manager Danielle Galloway loves helping

Is a Meetings Management Program Right for You?

While the concept of strategic meetings management (SMM) programs has been around for over a decade,  many organizations still wonder if it makes sense for them. A meetings management program can provide your organization with visibility into meetings and events activity, a streamlined planning process, realized cost savings, duty of care compliance, and reduce corporate

How to Pick a Menu Everyone Can Enjoy

Events involve a lot of food and that’s not a secret. But how does juggling the menu properly play into the overall event experience? Food is crucial. It can make or break someone’s day, which is why it’s so important to make sure there are food options that everyone can eat. Trust me, we know

Upcoming Webinar: What Are the Best Cvent Time-Saving Tips?

One of the number one things that people value is time. With technology helping to make our lives easier, we have more time to spend on the other aspects of our lives that matter. We know that event planning takes up a lot of time, but with the help of Cvent you can use technology

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Great Events Don’t Just Happen: Venue Sourcing

There’s no doubt that one of the biggest draws – or biggest deterrents – for any event is the venue. Attendees are looking for an appealing city and venue that’s easily accessible and within their budget. But despite how important it is, finding a venue that checks off all your boxes is infamously hard. You

Marketing vs. Events: Who Owns What?

We’ve recently written a number of posts on how events fit into the marketing mix and how event management technology should be positioned as a part of your marketing technology stack. But when it comes to event execution, where does event planning leave off and marketing begin? At Cvent CONNECT, Amanda Young, Global Meeting Operations

How to Pick the Perfect Attendee Gift for Any Event

Everyone loves receiving gifts and your event attendees are no different. Your goal as the planner is to use a gift to your advantage and make a positive lasting impression. This seems easy – it isn’t. Trust me, I’ve been there. I was once asked to order thank you gifts for our keynote speakers and thought it

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Upcoming Webinar: Cvent Features You Need For Your Next Event

What if there was no event technology? Event planners would spend countless hours creating events the “old-fashion way.” Luckily, there is no need to worry about event planning taking hours anymore because Cvent is always evolving to help make the process faster. At Cvent, there are always new features and products that are being released.