How to Use FOMO to Increase Event Attendance

It’s Sunday morning and you’re checking your News Feed on Facebook. While you just wanted a quick peek into your friends’ social lives, you find yourself suddenly inundated with...

Cvent CONNECT Europe

Announcing Cvent CONNECT Europe 2018’s Keynote Speaker: Kate Ancketill

With Cvent CONNECT Europe right around the corner, we bring to you some exciting news! We are pleased to announce that Kate Ancketill will be a keynote speaker at this year’s event. Known as one of the world’s top trend forecasters and innovation expert, Kate is the Founder and CEO of GDR Creative Intelligence — a global consultancy with a


Cvent CONNECT Europe

5 Reasons to Take Part in the Supplier Showcase at Cvent CONNECT Europe!

Hoteliers rejoice, as Europe’s newest, innovative event technology conference Cvent CONNECT Europe is all set to return to London this October! This annual user conference is where leading names from the MICE industry come together to network and learn about the latest hospitality trends, technologies, and methodologies. And this time, we’ve something new in store


Top Meeting Destinations in Europe

[Launched] Cvent’s List of Top Meeting Destinations in Europe

Cvent announced the release of Top 25 Meeting Destinations in Europe on 26 July 2018. This list was composed after evaluating the business generated by 5,000+ European cities through Cvent Supplier Network (CSN) from January 2017 through December 2017. The set of qualifying criteria includes unique RFPs received, total room nights, awarded RFPs, awarded room nights,


GDPR

Let’s feel better about GDPR

The General Data Protection Regulation is a big deal for all businesses. If you’re responsible for marketing a hotel chain, individual property or any  event venue, it’s critical. For you, a data breach would damage your revenue and your reputation. When people walk through your doors and hand over their personal details, passports and payment


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


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


GDPR compliance Cvent

[Webinar] How Cvent can drive your GDPR compliance

GDPR will have a profound effect on the meetings and events landscape, as the processing of personal data is critical to the entire event lifecycle. Which is why, here at Cvent, we’re taking GDPR very seriously and have been working for the past 12 months to prepare for the regulation. At Cvent, we follow the


Social media matters

10 Reasons Social Media Matters for Today’s Event Organiser

In the event industry, people have always been social by nature – whether establishing personal connections at live events, understanding a client’s meeting objectives, or negotiating business deals with vendors. It’s an innate part of what they do. Which is why it’s becoming necessary for event organisers to have a social media strategy in place for their