Wellbeing in Events – Are You Feeling Overwhelmed?

Improvements in workplace wellbeing can’t disguise the fact that more needs to happen to protect the mental health of event professionals. Almost half of event industry professionals believe that,...

Boost ROI Marketing Events

Five Effective Strategies To Boost ROI of Marketing Events

Events, especially marketing events, are a critical tool in any marketer’s playbook. According to Forrester Research, trade shows and events are the second most effective tactic in the marketing mix, after the company’s website. Forrester also reports that 25% of the average B2B marketing budget is spent on events. And it’s no wonder. Perception changes


Get Social with Cvent CONNECT 2019

Get Social at Cvent CONNECT Europe 2019!

This year’s Cvent CONNECT Europe will be our biggest and best event yet, and we can’t wait for you to see what we have in store for you at the InterContinental London – The O2. If you’re active on social media, this multi-day conference offers the perfect opportunity to leverage your social media influence, connect


Live Badge Printing

Top 6 Reasons Why You Should Switch to On-Demand Badge Printing

To organise a successful event, you need to make sure your registration game is on point – that means getting the maximum number of attendees through the door in a short time. Event registration includes many aspects, and none is more important than badging. If you are organising a large-scale conference or trade show, then


Events and Meetings spend

DDR and Meetings Spend Rises Signal Industry Positivity…

…But how price-focused are event organisers? Average spend per meeting is on the rise, alongside venue day delegate rates (DDR) according to two recently published pieces of industry research. The HBAA Meetings Barometer reveals an 8.8% increase in the average spend per meeting to £2,144 during the past 12 months. The average spend per delegate


Event planning checklist

Effective Venue Sourcing: Key to Your Event’s Success

One of the most critical decisions an event planner is responsible for making is picking the ideal venue for an event. Finding a venue that is available at the right time and the right price involves more than just negotiating a competitive room rate — you also have to factor in the meeting space, food


Sustainable Events Positive Impact Survey

Creating Sustainable Events of the Future – Contribute Your Part!

Sustainability and environmental issues like climate change have risen to the forefront of challenges faced by the global economy in recent years. Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) is now an integral part of a company’s identity. What’s more, relationships with stakeholders and the public are infused with ethical principles based around the well-being, economic development, and


The Celebrity Experience at Cvent Connect Las Vegas 2019

Cvent CONNECT Las Vegas 2019 was bigger and better than ever, especially for Cvent Celebrities.  Over 700 Cvent Celebrities joined us at Cvent’s marquee event to come together, learn, and embrace the power of live.  We rolled out the red carpet and took the Cvent CONNECT experience a notch higher for our Celebrities. Celebrating Our


Event Branding Guide 101

Event Branding Guide 101

Developing a strong brand for your event can help build credibility, loyalty, recognition and support. It helps attendees buy-into your brand promise and allows them to feel they are making a statement about themselves by their very participation. But how exactly do you go about developing an event brand? And what are the characteristics and


Meeting Room Report

What will the Meeting Room of the Future look like?

IACC releases the findings of its annual future-facing survey into planner predictions   ‘The meeting room of the future will need to place greater emphasis on sustainable practices as planners become more conscious of their environmental and social footprint.’ This is one of the key findings from a survey of 250 meeting planners from five