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Cvent Event Management

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Score 8.3 out of 100
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Score 8.9 out of 100

Likelihood to Recommend

Cvent Event Management

Cvent [Event Management] allows us to do our jobs in one tool, which is huge! We can do everything in one platform. When you have a questions about functionality or changes, there is an entire community that is available to walk you through any process or problem you are having. They give you the ability to ask any question and get simple answers in return that you will understand. Cvent really is a true "community" of users that are there for each other!
Amy Johnston | TrustRadius Reviewer

Slido

Slido is well suited when a presenter wants to collect and answer questions from the audience. The questions can be anonymous or have their author identified. The questions can also be filtered by the presenter and can be voted by the audience to be answered first. It's not well suited when the presenter wants that people participate in other ways that's not just asking questions.
Anonymous | TrustRadius Reviewer

Pros

Cvent Event Management

  • Tracking the client journey from invitation through participation and payment.
  • Accepts, tracks, and reports on transactions.
  • Has flexible and attractive event design features.
  • Offers standard and customizable reporting.
  • Gives ways to communicate effectively with a few, some, or all of invited, attended, or canceled event pools.
Anonymous | TrustRadius Reviewer

Slido

  • Great user interface, very easy to learn and use from the front-end to back.
  • Easy for event attendees to access thanks to the intuitive event code system.
  • Easy to set up q&a segments, including moderation and reddit-style up-voting to ensure the best questions are seen and answered.
Anonymous | TrustRadius Reviewer

Cons

Cvent Event Management

  • The badge designer is a little clunky and difficult to use.
  • I’d love to see their add-on modules priced differently (flat fees vs. per registration)
  • They’re membership module is only for individual memberships, we have organization based memberships, so we’re not able to use it.
Pamela O'Connor, CMP | TrustRadius Reviewer

Slido

  • Technically, I do not see an area that requires attention.
  • I wish they'd increase the number of free polls or reduce the fees.
Alaa Garad CMBE, BCom, MQM, EFQM, IIP, FLPI, PhD | TrustRadius Reviewer

Likelihood to Renew

Cvent Event Management

Cvent Event Management 9.8
Based on 18 answers
It's the most fully encompassed, end-to-end event management platform we have been able to find. From sourcing to surveys, RFPs and ROI, Cvent really does do it all. Best of all, you get to pick what products you need, so you won't need to pay for anything you won't use
Kimberly Norton | TrustRadius Reviewer

Slido

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Usability

Cvent Event Management

Cvent Event Management 7.7
Based on 19 answers
The overall usability of Cvent Event Management is extraordinary! Anyone taking a couple of minutes to just play around in the site can figure out the functions and successfully utilize the tools. In addition, there is a suite of help topics and videos for additional assistance.
Anonymous | TrustRadius Reviewer

Slido

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Reliability and Availability

Cvent Event Management

Cvent Event Management 7.3
Based on 2 answers
There have been a few times when the system has gone down in the midst of registration. It can be frustrating but know that it does happen at times
Anonymous | TrustRadius Reviewer

Slido

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Performance

Cvent Event Management

Cvent Event Management 8.2
Based on 2 answers
When pulling reports and it can sometimes lag a bit and that can be frustrating when you are trying to get things done on a timeline
Anonymous | TrustRadius Reviewer

Slido

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Support Rating

Cvent Event Management

Cvent Event Management 8.4
Based on 79 answers
Our account management team has been very supportive and helpful from the start to many years into implementation. They are in constant contact with our builders and our admins about new features, trainings, and solutions to issue which arise especially in integrating with other systems or with developing alternative models
Anonymous | TrustRadius Reviewer

Slido

Slido 9.1
Based on 2 answers
The communication I've had directly from Slido was very professional and sets an excellent impression for the tone of the company.
Anonymous | TrustRadius Reviewer

In-Person Training

Cvent Event Management

Cvent Event Management 8.2
Based on 1 answer
Our on-site trainer was very knowledgeable in the product and gave us very important pointers on best practices and how to perform tasks in the simplest manner
Anonymous | TrustRadius Reviewer

Slido

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Online Training

Cvent Event Management

Cvent Event Management 8.2
Based on 1 answer
I have used the webinars and cvent community a lot to gain more knowledge. I am usually always able to find the answers I need
Anonymous | TrustRadius Reviewer

Slido

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Implementation Rating

Cvent Event Management

Cvent Event Management 7.0
Based on 9 answers
It would have been nice during implementation if we had received more pointers on how to organize our parked report folders, libraries, etc. to avoid the mess we find ourselves in today. If we had known ahead of time the limitations we could have planned better.
Anonymous | TrustRadius Reviewer

Slido

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Alternatives Considered

Cvent Event Management

I have not used another event planning software and am not able to compare them accurately. I have done most of my event planning manually or as a team. Cvent Event Management helps streamline a lot of the process if you are working on a team because everyone who has access to the account can see what information has already been done and it will not be accidentally duplicated.
Anonymous | TrustRadius Reviewer

Slido

Zoom allows Q&A during a meeting. Slido is much more complete and has more features.
Anonymous | TrustRadius Reviewer

Scalability

Cvent Event Management

Cvent Event Management 9.1
Based on 1 answer
It is a perfect fit no matter how big or small your event is
Anonymous | TrustRadius Reviewer

Slido

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Return on Investment

Cvent Event Management

  • It allows us to be ahead of our competitors who do not use Cvent - we have a lot more capabilities using Cvent Event Management.
  • It allows for a more streamlined internal planning process with little room for variations from planner to planner.
Madison Spears | TrustRadius Reviewer

Slido

  • We've had customers give feedback saying the tool was helpful and easy to use.
  • We've had employees tell us that Slido was a great addition to the bigger internal meetings.
  • External event attendees have told us Slido makes voting on items easier than past tools used.
Anonymous | TrustRadius Reviewer

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Cvent Event Management

Pricing Details

Cvent Event Management

General

Free Trial
Free/Freemium Version
Premium Consulting/Integration Services
Entry-level set up fee?
Required

Cvent Event Management Editions & Modules

Additional Pricing Details

Slido

General

Free Trial
Free/Freemium Version
Yes
Premium Consulting/Integration Services
Yes
Entry-level set up fee?
Optional
$144.00*

* per year

Slido Editions & Modules

Edition
Engage (one-time)$49.00
Professional (one-time)$199.00
Premium (one-time)$999.00
Enterprise (annual)$2400.00
Professional (annual)$720.00
Engage (annual)$144.00
Engage (EDU annual)$72.00
Professional (EDU annual)$120.00
Institution (EDU annual)$720.00
    Additional Pricing Details
    Additional users are extra $100.00 - $600.00

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