Cvent is the largest meeting and event management software provider – with over 150,000 business users across 100 countries. Our web-based software solution encompasses online registration, eMarketing, site selection, and strategic meetings management. Users range from small non-profits to large corporations. The Cvent Supplier Network gives planners the ability to source and receive competitive bids from over 200,000 venues and service providers worldwide – best of all, planners can use this for free to compare destinations across the world. We continually work to enhance our Supplier Network, which has quickly become the world’s leading choice for securing meeting space.
MTE Booth # 318
Tech Demo: Stage B | 1:30 pm
Category: Strategic Meetings Management
Title:Strategic Meetings Management: How to Implement a Program & Speak the CFO’s Language
Description: The economic crisis forced the meetings industry to become more accountable and put planners in the hot seat to make the case for meetings and events as strategic business investments. Now more than ever, a strategic meetings management program is critical to attaining the data you need to position the meetings function as a critical link in your company’s strategic planning. But creating a strategic meetings management (SMM) program can be intimidating. Need some tips to get you well on your way?
Attend this session and learn how to arm yourself with the data you need to speak the CFO’s language and position meeting planning as a strategic value center, rather than a cost center, in the eyes of your C-suite.
You will receive “tried and true” best practices that you can start implementing immediately to develop and sell an SMM program within your organization; and learn how Cvent’s technology can help you bring your meeting planning and management processes “all under one roof” to save time and money.