Research & Resources

Transform Your Team for Digital Events

Transform Your Team for Digital Events

The demand for digital events is higher than ever — and so is the pressure to get them just right. Here's how your existing ...
work from home

Will More Planners Work From Home in a Post-COVID-19 World?

Respondents to Convene’s Annual Salary Survey in February — before public health restrictions forced most workers to work from home — said having the ...
Medical meetings

Medical Event Planners Share Their Challenges and Plans During the Pandemic

A small survey of 54 medical meeting planners — the majority of which organize a live annual meeting that draws more than 1,000 attendees ...
Survey results

PCMA COVID-19 Recovery Dashboard April Survey Results

Insights from our latest survey — conducted April 20-23 — on how the COVID-19 pandemic is changing business events professionals’ roles and how they ...
covid-19 survey

Survey Results: How Is COVID-19 Changing the Business Events Industry?

Full results of the PCMA Convene survey conducted the first week in April among more than 1,000 event organizers and 500-plus suppliers reveal that ...
covid-19

COVID-19 Impact on Events Research: Top-line Results for Suppliers

A majority of suppliers report adverse effects on their employment, but some are optimistic about events picking up again this summer. More expect uncertainty ...
events industry

COVID-19 Impact on Events Research: Top-line Results for Planners

Nearly 90 percent of planners have canceled or postponed an event, and seven out of 10 have moved an event online because of the ...
DEI: Digital Events - How to Determine Your Needs

DEI: Digital Events – How to Determine Your Needs

You’ve made the difficult decision to cancel a face-to-face event. Rather than dwell on the disappointment for the attendees, instead think about the possibilities ...
DEI: Taking My Event Online: Where Do I Start?

DEI: Taking My Event Online: Where Do I Start?

It can be a stressful task to create a digital event strategy with little to no experience with digital events or live streaming. Download ...
Meetings Market Survey

Meetings Market Survey: Starting From a Good Place

Going by the responses to Convene's 2020 Meetings Market Survey, the business events industry is on solid footing — which should help it better ...
events data

Data Tells the Story of Meetings and Events

According to responses to Convene’s 29th annual Meetings Market Survey, many organizations have changed how they collect and use participant data (attendee and/or exhibitor) ...
meetings market survey

Who Responded to Convene’s 29th annual Meetings Market Survey

More than half of respondents to Convene’s 29th annual Meetings Market Survey said meeting planning is their primary job responsibility and 12 percent said ...