Research & Resources

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 ...
COVID-19 Coronavirus Resources for Business Events Professionals

COVID-19 Coronavirus Resources for Business Events Professionals

COVID-19 Coronavirus News & Resources for the Business Events Industry ...
exhibitions

Events Industry Forecast: Exhibitions Evolve, Grow

The global exhibitions industry is healthy, experts say, and shows little signs of slowing down in the future as new markets emerge and technology ...
DEI: Post-Event Reporting - Who Gets What?

DEI: Post-Event Reporting – Who Gets What?

Post event reporting can be complicated, especially when reporting to multiple stakeholder groups. As digital event producers, we need to report out event successes, ...
events industry forecast

Events Industry Forecast: What’s Next in Tech, Travel, Lodging, Exhibitions

In our annual Events Industry Forecast, Convene’s editors take a look at the top trends and new ideas shaping the meetings industry — and ...