Cvent CONNECT 2016

Build Your Agenda at Cvent CONNECT Today!

Cvent CONNECT Sessions are now available! Meeting and event professionals can choose from over 130 inspiring sessions this year. If you’ve already registered, click here to start setting up your own personalized schedule. As a reminder, Cvent CONNECT is taking place Tuesday-Friday, June 13-16 at the Mandalay Bay Convention Center in Las Vegas. Attend educational sessions, receive


Cvent CONNECT Sessions are Now Available! Build Your Agenda Today

Cvent CONNECT Sessions are now available! Hospitality professionals can choose from over 20 sessions this year. If you’ve already registered, click here to start building your own personalized schedule. As a reminder, Cvent CONNECT is taking place Monday-Wednesday, June 12-14 at the Mandalay Bay Convention Center in Las Vegas. Attend educational sessions, receive hands-on Cvent training, and learn



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5 Email Marketing Tips for Events

The right marketing can ensure you get the largest and most relevant audience for your event – but your efforts shouldn’t stop there. You want to build a buzz around your event and get your registrants engaged and talking before, during and after your meeting or conference. Email marketing is huge for events: More than 75%


Cvent CONNECT 2016

Ramping Up for Cvent CONNECT 2017

This year’s Cvent CONNECT is approaching quickly! Held Monday-Friday, June 12-16, 2017 at the Mandalay Bay Convention Resort in Las Vegas, our biggest user conference will feature keynote speakers from the hospitality industry, as well as thousands of event planners and event professionals. The ratio of planners to hospitality is 6x better than other industry


Cvent 2016 Trends Report and 2017 Forecast

2016 Trends Report and 2017 Forecast

The meeting and event industry thrived alongside 2016’s flourishing economy, with positive indicators at every turn. In our new 2016 Trends Report and 2017 Forecast, we explore marketing strategy, technology innovations, experiential design, and more. In 2016 alone, hotels and venues experienced the highest demand since 2007, challenging them to address leads with creativity, service,


Cvent 2016 Planner Sourcing Report

Cvent 2016 Planner Sourcing Report

From budgeting to the entire online sourcing process, we polled more than 700 planners about what makes their #PlannerSourcing experience successful. In the second year of this survey, you’ll gain a side-by-side data comparison of 2015 vs. 2016 results for better insight into what planners want and how their expectations are changing. Survey participants included:


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What the Connection Economy Means for Hotel Marketing

In today’s competitive hospitality market, it can be difficult to have your brand’s voice heard above the noise. Whether at the property or the chain level, marketing and sales professionals struggle to get the most ROI out of their outreach, including hospitality social media marketing. And with so many available channels (digital, email, social media,


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3 Tips to Up Your Hotel’s Social Media Game

Social media can be a fun and effective way to build and expand a loyal customer base for your hotel at little to no cost. But a social media strategy requires more than simply posting about your hotel to Facebook, Twitter, and LinkedIn. Social media platforms offer a lot of technological firepower, but it’s only half