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Released : Nov 14, 2016
Sixth annual conference for event planning and hospitality
professionals will unite thousands of attendees to learn and discuss
industry best practices
TYSONS CORNER, Va.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--
Cvent (NYSE: CVT), a leading cloud-based enterprise event
management company, today announced that registration for Cvent CONNECTTM
2017, the premier technology conference for event and hospitality
professionals, is now open. The conference will take place from June
12-16, 2017 at the MGM Resorts' Mandalay Bay Resort and Casino in Las
Cvent CONNECTTM will once again be divided into three parts,
with one central day connecting all attendees, including:
"Cvent CONNECT is the industry's opportunity to focus on how to advance
event program success with the latest technology," said Chuck Ghoorah,
co-founder and president of worldwide sales and marketing at Cvent. "The
exponential growth and success of CONNECT, which we expect will host
more than 3,000 attendees in 2017, is a reflection of the increasing
demand for a collaborative environment that spurs innovation in today's
rapidly evolving technology landscape. Cvent CONNECT is the ultimate
technology conference for networking with peers, gaining invaluable
industry insights and sharing best practices, critical for professional
"MGM Resorts International is excited to welcome back the Cvent user
community to Las Vegas and we look forward to partnering with Cvent once
again for this incredible conference in 2017," said Mike Dominguez,
Chief Sales Officer at MGM Resorts International. "As an entertainment
company, we understand that venues play a key role in the event
experience and we are excited to showcase our world-class accommodations
and facilities, our high quality service, and to create a memorable Las
Vegas experience for CONNECT attendees."
In the upcoming months, Cvent will provide additional details including
keynote speakers and complete agendas for both hospitality and event
professionals. For more information, or to register for the conference,
please visit the Cvent
CONNECTTM home page.
About Cvent, Inc.
Cvent, Inc. (NYSE: CVT) is a leading cloud-based enterprise event
management company, with approximately 16,000 customers and 2,000
employees worldwide. Cvent offers software solutions to event planners
for online event registration, venue selection, event management, mobile
apps for events, e-mail marketing and web surveys. Cvent provides
hoteliers with an integrated platform, enabling properties to increase
group business demand through targeted advertising and improve
conversion through proprietary demand management and business
intelligence solutions. Cvent solutions optimize the entire event
management value chain and have enabled clients around the world to
manage hundreds of thousands of meetings and events. For more
information, please visit www.cvent.com,
or connect with us on Facebook, Twitter or LinkedIn.
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