Cvent CONNECT 2022 unveils the program of the event

Cvent has unveiled the program for its annual conference, Cvent CONNECT Europe, to be held October 4-6.

The multi-day conference will be organized as a hybrid event and will offer both in-person and virtual experiences. The in-person event will be hosted at the InterContinental London – The O2, and the Cvent Attendee Hub will provide an immersive online experience for remote attendees.

Cvent will also host an in-person experience in Germany on October 5 at the Frankfurt Marriott Hotel.

For the 2022 program, new elements have been added including:

1) The Leaders Summit – a session by invitation only. Eventprofs will share their experiences and discuss unique working methods to maximize business impact. It will also be a forum for industry associations to discuss key issues, including open conversations about diversity, equity and inclusion.

2) The Cvent Awards of Excellence – will reward organizations and hotels that use technology to deliver engaging experiences. The in-person awards ceremony will also be streamed live to virtual audiences across Europe.

Conference agenda

A Cvent Academy training workshop will take place on October 4th. The workshop will include immersive, CMP-accredited classroom-style training and networking tailored for active Cvent users.

There will also be various sessions focusing on industry trends, event best practices, and developments in MICE and hospitality technology.

Sessions include: “Shaping the Future of Event Technology”, “How to Enable the Quality of Your Event Beyond its Airdate”, “How to Foster a Culture of Inclusion and Alliance”, “Track Your Sustainable Development Goals: Understanding the Impact of Your Events’, ‘Recovery in Process: A Look at MICE and Corporate Travel Sourcing Trends’ and ‘CVBs and MICE Business: Destinations’ Role in the Recovery’.

Over the three days, in-person attendees will have multiple face-to-face networking opportunities throughout the conference as well as evening events to connect with peers, while virtual attendees can participate in panel discussions with other participants in real time.

Commenting on the agenda, Patrick Smith, Senior Vice President and Chief Marketing Officer, said, “The MICE and hospitality industries have undergone incredible digital transformation over the past few years, and we are seeing positive momentum in the return of in-person events around the world. .

“We have created a strong program and are proud to expand our reach in Germany as we continue to grow Cvent CONNECT Europe and improve the attendee experience.”