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...

Upcoming Webinar: Achieve More in Less Time–Register Now!

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

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Out With The Old, In With The New: Embracing Change – Cvent FLEX

There is an age-old expression, “the only constant in life is change.” But oftentimes this term manages to hold a negative connotation. For one reason or another, change as a concept has gotten a bad rap. Adaptation and adoption are key, yes, but is it possible that change is a good thing? Ladies and gentlemen,

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5 Innovative Ways to use Social Media at Your Next Event

Social media is integrated into every aspect of our day-to-day lives. It’s no longer a question whether or not to use it at events. The question now is how to use it to its best advantage.  From a digital conversation to free event marketing from your attendees, social media can provide enormous benefits for your event.


Prepare for Your Event like a Professional Athlete: Your Team

Now that you’ve learned how to stay consistent like a professional athlete, it’s time to learn about your team. Having the right people on your team can be make or break. The right people can help you stay organized and achieve your event goals, but the wrong people have the potential to derail you and your event.

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Prepare for Your Event Like a Professional Athlete: Be Consistent

Now that you’ve learned how to warm up for your event like a professional athlete, it’s time for the second leg of our series. Warming up is important, but so is staying consistent. Do you expect a professional athlete to only work out on days when they feel great? No way. One of the reasons athletes are


Apple Revives the Stand Alone Event App

There was a lot to celebrate at the end of 2017, especially for event planners. Six months after they announced proposed changes to the App Store Guidelines, Apple has revised their proposed changes to make them more event app friendly. What does this mean for the events industry? Apple conceded huge ground back to event

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Out With the Old, in With the New (Event Tools)

It’s officially 2018! Now that the holiday festivities have died down, it’s time to get back to work. If the idea of diving back into your 2018 events gives you anxiety, then you probably aren’t using the right event tools. Not to worry! That’s something that’s under your control. With the start of the New Year,

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2017 Event Tech Trends: Where Are They Now? (Mobile)

Welcome back to our final installment of Where Are They Now?, a look back on our 2017 event tech trend predictions. If you missed last week’s installment, you can check it out here. As a reminder, here are the trends we found last year and what we’ve already covered: Virtual Sourcing: virtually find the perfect

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2017 Event Tech Trends – Where Are They Now? (Live Streaming)

Welcome back to our series of event tech trends to watch in 2017. As a reminder, here’s a peek at all of the top trends we were keeping a close eye on for 2017: Virtual Sourcing: virtually find the perfect event venue, from the comfort of your desk Google Cardboard: transport attendees anywhere in the world