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Registration Interrupted: Getting Potential Attendees to Finish the Form

November 6, 2019

In the e-commerce world, cart abandonment — when a visitor puts one or more items in their shopping cart and then leaves the site without completing their order — is a common problem. Data company Statista estimates that the average cart abandonment rate across all e-commerce sectors is 79 percent, and airlines and travel sites take the lead (with 88 percent and 81 percent abandonment rates, respectively). Cart abandonment in the events business is another way of describing partial online registrations.

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Opening a Whole New Reality for Planners

March 15, 2019

Event registration software enters an exciting new phase

Registration software used for meetings and events continues to develop at a breakneck pace, with advancements looming in areas such as increased customization and facial recognition, which soon could eliminate passwords and provide easier and more secure ways of protecting identities and data.

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SHRM Annual Conference

SHRM Selects Convention Data Services for Registration, Integrations and Lead Management Through 2024

March 23, 2022

SHRM, the Society for Human Resource Management, has selected Convention Data Services (CDS) to provide registration, integrations and lead management for their Annual Conference and Expo and several other events. SHRM’s Annual Conference and Expo is the world’s largest human resources event.

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American Pet Products Association Selects Convention Data Services for Registration, Integrations and Lead Management Through 2024

November 9, 2021

The American Pet Products Association has selected Convention Data Services (CDS) as its new trusted registration partner. The contract calls for CDS to provide full registration, lead retrieval and integrations services for their event, Global Pet Expo, the largest annual event of the pet industry.

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