Jay Leno to Deliver Keynote at Cvent CONNECT!

You know him as the “the hardest working man in show business,” and now acclaimed TV late night show host, legendary stand-up comedian, best-selling children’s book author, and philanthropist...

The Nines, Where It’s Anything but Business as Usual

1. The Name Says it All As a nod to the history of the Meier & Frank building erected in 1909, as one of the nation’s most successful department stores, and a beacon of fashion, the Nines refers to an expression that originated in such an era— “dressed to the nines.” The derivation of the


Milan at Your Fingertips

When planning a meeting or event Crowne Plaza® Milan City can offer you the highest level of standards and a full immersion into the local culture, now even more vibrant and exciting with the impressive changes the city experienced after hosting the Universal Exposition in 2015 that dramatically turned Milan into a real international destination.


Experience Cvent CONNECT

Cvent CONNECT, taking place June 12-16, 2017 at the Mandalay Bay Convention Resort in Las Vegas is quickly approaching, so register now for your favorite sessions before they’re filled! And stay tuned to this space for some exciting announcements in the coming days and weeks. In the meantime, we invite you to get a firsthand


Heathrow’s Largest Hotel and Conference Center: Park Inn by Radisson

With perfect location and plenty of amenities on offer, Park Inn by Radisson, Heathrow is an ideal hotel for business, leisure, family or group travelers. Just a 5-minute walk away from the London Heathrow airport, and not so far from major London attractions, the hotel works well for business travelers because of its convenient location.


Cvent’s List of Top 50 Meeting Hotels in EMEA is here!

Cvent is proud to present this year’s list of top 50 hotels for meetings and events in Europe, the Middle East and Africa (EMEA). Only last year, Cvent had released its inaugural list of the top MICE hotels in Europe as well as a list of top destinations for meeting planners in EMEA. This year’s


South Padre Island Serves Up Summer Fun For Families

Summer is just around the corner, which means it’s time to start planning an unforgettable family vacation. South Padre Island is a wonderful family-friendly beach destination, thanks to the many affordable activities it offers for adventurers of all ages. Its white, sugary beaches and tropical blue waters are a natural draw for families looking for


3 Things To Consider When Choosing A Destination

When choosing a location for your meeting, what do you look for? Meeting room capacity? Convention Center layout? AV capabilities? What if the experience attendees have outside of the meeting is just as important as the meeting itself? Attendees will leave with an impression, and the meeting isn’t the only factor. But what else should


5 Green Trends for Meeting Planners

The National Conference Center, a training and conference center for more than 40 years, has also been a leader in sustainability for a decade. The National celebrates Earth Day by celebrating its Green Seal™, Virginia Green™ and its Loudoun County Green Business Challenge for seven straight years. As sustainability and meeting experts, The National has


Discover “The Rosen Difference”

According to a Social Tables’ 2016 latest trend report, two of the biggest challenges to event planners revolve around event technology and reduced budgets. While the corporate policies and red tape surrounding large chain hotels often stifle event planners’ need for flexibility, working instead with independent hotels can more readily mitigate some of those biggest