Cvent CONNECT Europe 2017: Key Takeaways

With 490+ people attending, our first-ever Cvent CONNECT Europe was an amazing success, filled with inspiration, education, and insights! Our conference included some great news about how we’re improving...

Getting it Right When You’re Onsite

Meeting planning is stressful enough without leaving onsite check-in to chance on the first day of your event. For many meeting and event planners, the arrival of attendees is a nerve-wracking experience–this after the months it takes to organize trade shows, conferences, board meetings and so on. Research even shows that attendees themselves find the


Speak Cvent: Learn the Lingo

It’s no secret that, as Cvent experts, we are all fluent in the “language” we speak. And at times we may put on our interpreter hats to translate your goals, needs, and questions into Cvent terms. That’s what we’re here for after all! But if you’re looking for a way to get the absolute most


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


Need an Awesome Event Speaker? The Answer Might Be Closer than You Think  

Influencers play an essential role in the planning and execution of great events. For one, an industry influencer can make an awesome event speaker. They develop engaging content for our general and breakout sessions, and some can draw crowds of new registrants simply by showing up. Identifying the right influencers for an event – and then getting the most value from


Who’s Who? Meet the Cvent Client Success Team

You may have met a member of our team in-person either through an onsite training, a Customer Success Group, or maybe even at Cvent CONNECT.  But if not, the Client Success team you talk to day-in and day-out may still be somewhat of a mystery to you. If that’s the case, we want to introduce


[Infographic] Event Professional Highlights from Cvent CONNECT 2017

2,000+ planner attendees and 800+ hospitality professionals attended Cvent CONNECT this year, making it our biggest one yet. From the Trade Show to the keynote presentations and breakout sessions, there were plenty of activities and networking opportunities throughout the week. Check out our new infographic for highlights from the Event Professional portion of Cvent CONNECT 2017


[Infographic] Hospitality Highlights at Cvent CONNECT 2017

Did you know that there were more than 2,000 planner attendees at Cvent CONNECT this year? From the Trade Show to the keynote presentations, there were plenty of activities and networking opportunities throughout the week. Check out our new infographic that shows the highlights from the Hospitality Cloud portion of Cvent CONNECT 2017 below.


Simple Steps for Event Success: Packing

Packing may seem like an afterthought, but don’t let it become one any longer. For planners, it is vital to have a game plan in place, or you are bound to forget things. After all, nothing  is more important than your event valuables being on time, intact, and easily accessible. So how do you ensure


Why Going Outdoors Changed Everything at Cvent CONNECT

Have you ever spent eight days straight inside a convention center just dying to see the sunlight? Okay, maybe not eight days, but if you are a planner there is a good chance you have experienced the feeling.  Solution: Go outdoors! Cvent’s Planning Team decided to take a stab at this. We worked with Mandalay