How Cvent Uses Cvent: Headquarters Holiday Party

As leaders in the event technology industry, Cvent knows that behind every great party is a great planner and months of preparation.  We interviewed Cvent’s own planners, to get...

Cvent CONNECT Training Camp

Elevate Your Cvent CONNECT Experience with Cvent Training Camp

Who is going to Cvent CONNECT this year? Is it your first time? We understand one of the most important takeaways of Cvent CONNECT is expanding your knowledge and expertise across the platform in order to use it to the best of your ability. Below, we’ve broken down some fantastic learning opportunities, the Cvent Training


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Cvent CONNECT 2019: Announcing Keynote Speaker José Andrés

It’s official: José Andrés will be one of this year’s keynotes at Cvent CONNECT, being held  July 8 – 11, 2019 at the MGM Grand in  Las Vegas. Named one of Time’s “100 Most Influential People” in both 2012 and 2018 and awarded “Outstanding Chef” and “Humanitarian of the Year” by the James Beard Foundation, José Andrés is an internationally recognized culinary innovator,


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Event Planning Tips: The Best Ways to Get Organized

Planners have to be organized. It’s a non-negotiable. There are vendors to juggle, payments to make, stakeholders to answer to. With nonstop schedules, it’s easy to lose control of organization and do what you have to do to get everything done. There’s no better time to hit the reset button and get organized. But how


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How Paragon Events Reinvented the Global Tourism Summit

In 2018, the Events team at Paragon Events took over the newly rebranded Global Tourism Summit from a previous organization. With a complete revamp of the summit in mind, they needed a strategic rollout plan to increase attendance by at least 33%. “When we took over, they were using multi-products on a different platform,” explains Manager


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A Whole New Mobile World: CrowdCompass New Attendee Experience

Have you ever had one of your attendees say, “I didn’t take the feedback survey because I couldn’t find the button in the app”, or “I wanted to participate in the live polling questions, but I couldn’t locate the link in time”? Well, CrowdCompass recently got a major facelift to help deliver your most valuable


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The Road to Flex: Understanding Timelines and Milestones

As we leap into spring, our product developers are hard at work gearing up New Standard Registration (Flex) with new feature functionality. They’re constantly building and improving upon the tool to make sure it’s the best event management software out there. Keeping Up With Flex Feature Releases Our team recently released a fresh, sleek site



Cvent CONNECT 2019 Agenda Live!

The full Cvent CONNECT 2019 agenda has launched! The agenda now includes over 100 breakouts sessions, all expected to be approved for CMP credit. The best part? We have new tracked agendas that give more specific content for different types of attendees. And, this is the first year there are differentiated breakouts for beginner, intermediate, and


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What’s Hot: Sizzling New Event Venue Trends in 2019

When it comes to your events, you have to find the perfect venue. After all, the event venue can be one of the reasons attendees choose to register for your event. From unique locations, to cool spaces, 2019 brings new venue trends. When picking a venue, there’s a neverending list of logistical and budgetary concerns