July 01, 2022
By Max Wood

Despite the challenges of the past two years, event and hospitality professionals continue to inspire with their ingenuity and creativity as they keep the industry moving forward. 

That's why this year’s Cvent Excellence Awards will honour the inspiring work of event and hospitality professionals across the industry. It’s time to showcase your achievements at our first ever awards ceremony! 

What are the Cvent Excellence Awards? 

For the first time ever at Cvent CONNECT Europe, the Cvent Excellence Awards will celebrate customers from across Europe who are driving innovation in the meetings and events industry. We will recognise Cvent customers from organisations of all sizes across industries as they inspire success.  

This year’s awards will feature exclusive experiences, a catered banquet, and plenty of FOMO-worthy moments you won’t want to miss. View all categories and submit here. 

What do finalists and winners receive?  

All finalist organisations receive 2 free Cvent CONNECT Europe registrations.  Finalists receive a plaque of appreciation and winners receive a crystal trophy during the ceremony. 2022 will also feature exclusive experiences and promotional opportunities for finalists and winners along with a celebratory show to remember!  

How can you submit? 

Submitting is easier than ever! Submit via our website and follow these simple steps: 

  • Create a quick login (doesn’t need to be your Cvent credentials) 

  • Choose the category or categories you'd like to apply to 

  • Fill in a few questions and upload any desired media  

  • Submit!

You can even save and return to your submission later. A Cvent account team member can submit on your behalf with permission.

What’s the deadline? 

The deadline is 29th July. We highly encourage you to submit as early as possible. We will announce finalists via our website and email in August 2022. 

What are the categories for 2022? 

Check out the recommendations below to find out which categories are right for you!  

Event Professionals

View all the events categories here 

  • Best Hybrid Event

The ideal hybrid event brings together two separate audiences with event technology. These nominees have crafted masterful in-person and virtual event experiences, explored exciting opportunities to improve accessibility and sustainability, and revolutionised attendee engagement.

Criteria: Must use Cvent Attendee Hub or Cvent Event Management with virtual platform integrations. Must use Onsite Solutions for in-person experience.


  • Best Virtual Event Programme

Virtual events bring us together across vast divides. Nominees in this category have perfected the role that virtual events play in their programme, using technology to widen their audience and find new approaches to foster interactions among their attendees.

Criteria: Must use Cvent Attendee Hub or Cvent Event Management with virtual platform integrations.


  • Best In Person Conference

After such a long time apart, thankfully many of us can gather in person again, and conference organisers know that the technology they leverage is pivotal to success. Those nominated in this category understand the unique environments that physical events create, and know how to use technology to expand and perfect these valuable experiences.

Criteria: Must use Cvent Onsite Solutions.


  • Most Innovative Cvent Implementation

With new technologies come new ways to host, promote and deliver events. These nominees have experimented, used technology in creative, unprecedented ways and delivered extraordinary outcomes.

Criteria: May use any Cvent product.


  • Cvent Advocate of the Year

In a crowded field, this individual stood out for their dedication to their craft. They have come through time and time again, overcoming all manner of challenges, mastering Cvent implementation, and all the while being a pleasure to work alongside.

Criteria: May use any Cvent product, one nominee only, may be nominated by a colleague.


Have questions?

Feel free to email us at: excellenceawards@cvent.com or find out more info on our website at: https://www.cvent.com/uk/excellence-awards

We’re excited to celebrate your achievements at the 2022 Cvent Excellence Awards Europe! 

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