Optimizing B2B Event Marketing

Driving successful event marketing strategies was a key theme at Cvent CONNECT 2018. During “The State of B2B Event Marketing 2018: A Benchmark Research Report” breakout session, Matt Heinz,...

7 Creative Event Food Displays

Events are all about your attendee’s experience and one of the easiest ways to make a lasting impression with them is through food. As the planner you want your attendees talking about everything at your event, from the keynote speaker to the decor. The end goal is to have the event really stay on their


Upcoming Webinar: How To Get Support With Your Cvent Account

The first day at a new company can be exciting and overwhelming at the same time. With so many new faces and processes, it might be hard to keep things straight. We know that on-boarding the Cvent platform can feel the same way, but with the help of our Client Services team you will have


7 Things to Tweet When You Get Stuck

Every now and then we all get a little writer’s block. The other day I frustratingly typed “help me write” into the Spotify search bar, hoping it would give me a playlist that would break down my mental walls. It did thankfully, apparently, I’m not the only one with this issue. It’s pretty normal to


5 Reasons Why You Need to Get Cvent Certified Today

Most people can agree that they don’t like tests. Tests are stressful and take time to study for. The moment when you pass a test, however, makes all of the stress and time put into it so worth it. Passing the Cvent Certification exam feels the same way; you are proud to be known as


Cvent CONNECT

Cvent CONNECT Recap: The Power of Live

This year, Cvent CONNECT was bigger and better than ever. There were endless opportunities to learn, be inspired, and embrace The Power of Live. Breaking Down the Numbers 4,000+ Attendees 8+ hours of classroom-style training 4 Inspirational Keynotes 330 Trade Show Exhibitors 200+ New Cvent Celebrities 2 parties we didn’t want to end 1 Unforgettable


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Leadership Summit: Planner Perspectives

Prior to the start of Cvent CONNECT, Cvent held its fourth annual Leadership Summit. This one-day, invite-only session provided learning and engagement for nearly 300 senior leaders in the meetings and events industry. In addition to keynotes from Terry Jones, founder of Travelocity.com and Kayak.com, and Dennis Snow, a former Walt Disney World executive, three


Cvent CONNECT

Cvent CONNECT Roundup: See What You Missed!

Have you (mostly) recovered from the fun and excitement of Cvent CONNECT 2018? Here at Cvent, we’re all still talking about the great people we met, the inspiring speakers we heard, the important things we learned, and the awesome parties we attended. But even though the event is over, it’s not too late to make



Cvent CONNECT

Cvent CONNECT Recap: Trends in Hotel RFP Practices

It’s undeniable that business travelers provide hotels with an opportunity to maximize their profit. In a session with Business Travel News, we learned about trends in hotel RFP practices. Trends in Corporate Travel Management to Consider Growth Consolidation/leveraging New data tools New travel managers Project-based travel Traveler demands What do travel managers want from hotels?