How can you gain insights on your event from those who experienced it firsthand? Send out a survey to your attendees after the event! Here are a few questions you must include on your post-event survey.
- How satisfied were you with the venue (or event platform)?
Your venue or virtual event platform can make or break your event. Ask this question to find out how attendees felt about the venue, as this will help you decide whether or not to use it for your next event.
- Were you satisfied with event communications?
Communication with attendees is essential before, during, and after your event. Ask this question to see how effective your event communication was with attendees and see if you need to need to make any changes moving forward.
- Which topics would you like to see covered at future conferences?
Attendees’ interests can change each year. Stay on top of the latest trends and find out what your attendees would like to see covered at your next event.
- How would you rate the quality of networking opportunities at this event?
Many attendees go to conferences and events to meet and network with like-minded people. Whether you’re networking in-person or through an online event platform, make sure your attendees are satisfied with your networking opportunities.
- What can we improve for next year?
Open-ended questions like this allow for constructive feedback and give your attendees the chance to expand on their comments. Ask this question to hear what attendees want from next year’s event. You will likely find new ideas and perspectives.