Need Some Tips for Event Promotion? Here are the Essentials

Live events are powerful. And they don’t have to be budget drainers — they can actually be big money-makers for your organisation. In fact, recent Forrester research shows that successful organisations allocate nearly 25%...

Branding Your Event Website

Branding Your Event Website: 6 Things to Remember

These days, it’s pretty likely that while planning an event, you’re going to create an event website. It’s important to remember that your event website should be an extension of the brand the event is for – not a completely separate entity. You want potential attendees to recognise the site as belonging to the organisation


Event Website

Building a Connection: What Makes an Event Website Awesome?

The right event marketing strategy can ensure you get the largest and most relevant audience for your event — but your efforts shouldn’t stop there. You want to create a buzz around your event and get your registrants engaged and talking before, during and after the event. And the number one rule of marketing? “NSAMCWADLP”:


Queues at your event

Get Rid of Queues at Your Event

There are a lot of terrible things that can go wrong at events. In most cases, the problems can be resolved without attendees ever knowing about them. The one thing that’s definitely noticed? Queues. Otherwise known as bottlenecks. One of the most visible hiccups onsite, queues are the bane of an organiser’s existence. Attendees hate


The Power of Live Events

[Study] Bridging the disconnect between data collection and integration

Cvent, in partnership with Event Marketer, has conducted a survey of more than 600 event producers, meeting planners, corporate event marketers and event delegates between July and August 2017. The study, named Power of Live Event Data, has found that 81% (more than four-fifths) of event professionals feel gathering data from delegates’ digital and physical


Cvent CONNECT Europe 2018: Agenda Now Available!

Cvent CONNECT Europe agenda is now live. As you probably already know, Cvent CONNECT Europe — Europe’s newest event technology conference — is taking place from 1–2 October 2018 at The Business Design Centre in London. And this year, the conference is offering 60+ engaging sessions designed to train, educate, motivate and inspire attendees. The


Enjoy Summer Cocktails While Networking with Industry Peers!

Cvent’s Summer Event is here! Get ready for some cocktails and nibbles and celebrate summer in style at The Hoxton Grill, London. Join us on Thursday, 12th July 2018, from 6:30pm to 8:30pm to enjoy a summer’s evening at this stunning venue whilst catching up with like-minded industry peers. This event is a perfect chance


Event technology

5 Event Tech Items That Won’t Blow Your Budget

Event technology has been evolving ever since it entered the business. Over the time, it has also raised attendees’ expectations and fulfilling attendee expectations is an event organiser’s most important priority. But if you’re planning an event on a shoestring budget, delivering a rich attendee experience can be a bit challenging. To make things easier


When the dust settles on GDPR

If you’re still looking for loopholes in GDPR, you’re missing the point, says Patrick Smith, CMO at Cvent. He urges marketing leaders and event professionals to look for the value instead. “Maybe not now, maybe not next year, but one day, when the dust has settled on GDPR, when most businesses have absorbed it, a


Cvent CONNECT Europe 2018: Registration is Live!

Cvent CONNECT Europe, Europe’s newest, innovative event technology conference, is returning to London at The Business Design Centre on 1 & 2 October 2018. Over 700+ meeting and event professionals gather at Cvent CONNECT Europe to advance their career, grow their professional network and strengthen the industry through innovation. EVENT OVERVIEW Education Exchange best practices