Holiday Hosting: 5 Tips to Create Party Magic

The holiday season will be here before you know it, so now’s the time to start planning. Whether you’re hosting a festive soiree at a hotel, restaurant, or in...

New Study: How to Harness the Power of Live Event Data

Live event data is a goldmine of critical information left largely undiscovered by most meeting planners, event producers and marketers–which means many in the meeting and event industry are ignoring valuable insights that could vastly improve their entire event experience, and lead to more event ROI. Our new study, developed in partnership with Event Marketer,


Greater Miami & the Beaches is Open for Business

Dear Meetings Professional, We are pleased to report Greater Miami & The Beaches is open for business and welcoming visitors. Nearly all hotels have reported minimal or no damage. The Miami Beach Convention Center (MBCC), already undergoing an extensive $615 million renovation, experienced no exterior damage. Currently, the MBCC construction team is further assessing the


CrowdCompass is Here to Support You – Apple Policy Change and All

As much as Apple celebrated when their millionth app became available on the app store, they are now realizing a large percentage of their store is full of duplicate and spam apps, along with many apps that haven’t been downloaded in years. Due to this, Apple is updating their policy on uniqueness to cut-down on


“Wow” the Welcome: 5 Ways to Greet Your Meeting Attendees

We know that first impressions are everything. And with meetings, it’s important to create an unforgettable experience the moment your guests arrive, with fun and unique activities to break the ice and get the creative juices flowing. From welcome gifts filled with local products to curated music playlists, here are five ways to welcome guests


Cvent CONNECT Content Now Available for Viewing and DL

If you attended Cvent CONNECT this year, you witnessed the unveiling of new Cvent technology, with five major product announcements and countless feature enhancements to our platform. These improvements show our commitment to satisfying our customers in three key areas: better end-to-end user experiences, integrated technology for the total events program, and deeper insights and


Meeting with Nature: Redefined – IHG Greater China Resorts

Make your next meeting memorable and unique at IHG Greater China Resorts. Snow/Skiing/Speed The Holiday Inn Resort Changbaishan and Holiday Inn Changbaishan Suites, located in the Changbai mountain, northeast China, are renowned for scenic attractions, skiing, and the vast facilities available for conferences and meetings.  The resorts are within proximity of the airport, Heaven pool


Cvent CONNECT Trade Show Brings Industry Together

Empowered By Face-to-Face Interaction 300 exhibitors, including DryBar, Maui Jim, and VisitDallas  gave event professionals attending Cvent CONNECT the  chance to attend 20 minute, pre-scheduled appointments, providing the opportunity to meet with and source Cvent’s extensive network of hospitality, destination and other key event industry partners. Here’s a photo journey of the day.


Making Your Event’s #hashtag Go VIRAL

As a company that hosts an annual conference for meeting and hospitality professionals, we’re familiar with the power of the #hashtag when it comes to live events. This year, we’ll be hosting Cvent CONNECT at the Mandalay Bay Resort and Casino in Las Vegas, June 12-16. Our event is just days away, but our hashtag


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