New Data on 2020’s #1 Event Trend: Sustainability

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Sustainability is more than a trend. For instance, just 6% of respondents felt environmental responsibility significantly impacted their events in 2019, compared to 59% in 2020. Resources and Tools 2020 Event Trends Sustainability

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Sustainability in the Events Sector: What Can We Expect in 2020?

GEVME

With 2020 now in full swing, businesses around the world will be planning their events calendars for the year ahead – and what better time to start thinking about what we can expect to see in terms of changes to the events landscape in the next 12 months?

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Brand-new! Event Industry News launches The Sustainable Event Awards

Event Industry News

The forces behind Event Industry News (EIN) are pleased to announce their brand-new awards which will be dedicated entirely to sustainability within the event industry. The Sustainable Event Awards’ purpose is two-fold. Entries will also open on 24 th March 2020.

Key Takeaways from PCMA’s Convening Leaders 2020

Velvet Chainsaw

While the general sessions effectively articulated this vision, I’m not convinced it can be sustained without improving internal connections among business event members. The post Key Takeaways from PCMA’s Convening Leaders 2020 appeared first on Velvet Chainsaw.

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The Sustainable Future of Events [Free Report]

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Download this report to discover the trends shaping event experiences in 2020. The post The Sustainable Future of Events [Free Report] by EventMB Studio Team appeared first on [link]. Tips EventProfs sustainable events event sustainability eventindustryA new generation of event-goers is hungry for events that are meaningful, memorable, and shareable.

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How to Plan a Sustainable Event

GEVME

While people love spending their time in such places, the organizers do not really place sustainability as the anchor of organizing such events. In this blog post, we have compiled a go to sustainable events guide for every event planner. What is sustainability & sustainable event?

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Sustainability in Events: Is This a State of Emergency?

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With a strong scientific consensus that we are in a full-blown climate crisis, sustainability is a pressing concern. The post Sustainability in Events: Is This a State of Emergency? Sustainability sustainability EventProfs eventplanning eventmanagement

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The Sustainable Event Awards: What They Are & Why They Matter

Endless Events

Have you heard about the Sustainable Event Awards? It’s probably old news to you that sustainability is a topic we love discussing. It’s not just about how to plan sustainable events. And that’s exactly where the Sustainable Event Awards come in.

Sustainable Event Buyer’s Guide: Sustainable catering part 2

Event Industry News

However, 50% stated they had drastically changed their diet post-event, 75% of which had sustained that change six months down the line. “We How easy is sustainable catering in the event industry? To read the report in full, download our Sustainable Event Buyer’s Guide for free.

Event Industry News launches new guide dedicated to event sustainability

Event Industry News

Event Industry News joined proud guide sponsor, GES, at their Sustainable Breakfast Briefing yesterday (6 th Feb) to launch their brand-new guide, The Sustainable Event Buyer’s Guide.

Sustainable Event Buyer’s Guide: Sustainable Development Goals & Events

Event Industry News

In 2015, the United Nations General Assembly created the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development in which 17 goals were created. All member states of the UN have adopted the agenda with the aim to achieve the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) by 2030.

Sustainable Venue Spotlight: The RCP reduces carbon footprint by 30%

Event Industry News

Sustainability is a key part of the RCP’s everyday operations across all areas of the business including catering, waste management and energy. The venue works on some fantastic sustainability initiatives from its recycling solutions to its sustainable food programmes.

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Sustainable Event Buyer’s Guide: The Greener Freight

Event Industry News

But is it the most sustainable? Event Industry News spoke to the director, exhibitions and hotel logistics, at EFM Global Logistics, Luke Bardall, to learn what organisers can do to make their transportation efforts more sustainable. Events require transportation.

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International Confex 2020 Preview

Event Industry News

The 37th edition of International Confex will take place on 25 – 26 February 2020 at ExCeL London, bringing together thousands of event professionals for two jam-packed days of learning, networking and inspiration.

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New sustainability appointment at Scottish Event Campus

Event Industry News

The role will see a major emphasis on developing the SEC’s sustainability strategy SEC through collective effort and engagement across the company. Conference News Exhibition News News Recruitment News Scottish Event Campus SEC sustainable venues

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Video: Top Five Event Trends for 2020

Skift

Here's five of the most pressing trends for event professionals in 2020. Meetings & Events Travel Services EventMB events meetings sustainability the venetian resort las vegas

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Sustainable Venue Spotlight: BMA House – modern, green events with heritage

Event Industry News

Event Industry News is now showcasing top sustainable venues from anywhere in the world. From award-winning event spaces to purpose-built venues, we are calling out for those who are leading the way for venues adopting green initiatives and promoting sustainable practices.

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5 Tips On Planning A Sustainable Event

InitLive

The event planning industry cannot be left far behind when it comes to being sustainable. In such a scenario, here are 5 ways in which you can stay relevant and successfully organize a sustainable event. Make sure to check out - 4 Volunteer Management Trends for 2020.

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The Sustainable Event Buyer’s Guide

Event Industry News

BRAND NEW and brimming with the latest solutions, technologies and advice to create your most sustainable event, The Sustainable Event Buyer’s Guide is our latest online resource dedicated to the event industry.

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Edinburgh’s Christmas and Hogmanay

Gallus Events

And finally this tale is about sustainable cities: places where people want to live, not simply, where they must live. In a sustainable world, things have to stop growing, and our popular events are no different. The Events Industry has to be more sustainable.

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What Planners Can Do to Make Events More Sustainable

PCMA Convene

Reusing banners and other signage that isn’t date-, location-, or event-specific is a great way to make your event more sustainable. The EIC and the Sustainable Event Alliance offer an accreditation program. ASTM International also offers sustainable meeting standards.

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How Abu Dhabi is Approaching Meetings and Events in 2020

Skift

Skift Take: As event planners transition to experience designers, destination selection will be an asset to delivering better meetings and events in 2020. Meetings & Events abu dhabi abu dhabi convention bureau meetings and events megatrends megatrends 2020

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AEO Forums delivers on working smarter, sustainability & more

Event Industry News

The AEO Forums 2020 attracted 300 event professionals to the Business Design Centre on 31 st January. . There was a big emphasis on using more sustainable practices as Nalan Emre, chief operating officer, at the IMEX Group, delivered her keynote on ‘A case study of collaboration and success’.

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International AGF Awards 2020 announce shortlist of Worlds Greenest Festivals

Event Industry News

Awards are given across 10 important sustainability categories, including the top accolade of the International Greener Festival Award 2020. AGF Greener Power Award Event power is a hot topic in the realm of sustainability and also a hotbed for innovation.

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Sustainable Development Goals Popping Up in Meeting Agendas, More

PCMA Convene

“Data Science for the SDGs” was the theme of the 2019 Data for Good Exchange hosted by Bloomberg in New York City, which looked at how data science projects can help make progress toward achieving the UN’s Sustainable Development Goals by 2030.

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Flight shaming in the events industry

Gallus Events

In December 2019 I travelled to Madrid to attend the Sustainable Innovation Summit, an official side event at the COP 26 UN Climate Change Conference. I was very keen to find out what sustainability professionals thought about flight shaming. Gallus Events visits Sustainable events

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Event Planners Rank the UN Sustainable Development Goals

PCMA Convene

These are the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals that event planners ranked atop their list of most important. 77 percent are committed to share content to support an increase in knowledge and skills for sustainable development; 67 percent at every event.

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What Meeting Trends We’ll Be Watching in 2020

PCMA Convene

The editors of Convene looked back over 2019, asking this question: What’s one meeting and event trend on my radar in 2020? The United Nations’ 17 Sustainable Development Goals. Sustainable initiatives became more common in the business events industry in 2019.

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35 Must Attend Events For Event Planners in 2020

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We encourage every event planner to mark their calendars for the following 35 events and conferences in 2020. The 2020 gathering will feature top speakers and networking opportunities. International Confex 2020. The Special Event 2020. Experiential Marketing Summit 2020.

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How sustainable was COP 25 Madrid

Gallus Events

I decided to travel down from Barcelona to find out how sustainable was COP 25? . So what exactly is the business of events, doing to showcase a sustainable future for our industry? This was a huge event, but was it sustainable? Sustainability across the whole event.

Sustainability on the Menu at AIME

PCMA Convene

Jayden Klinac, founder of For The Better Good, a New-Zealand-based sustainability company, speaks to the 140 attendees at a Feb. The sustainability focused AIME Hosted Buyer Breakfast on Feb.

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2020 Event Trends – How Will the Industry Evolve?

Endless Events

Just like that, we blinked and it’s time to talk about the 2020 event trends. This year we stepped it up and surveyed hundreds of #Eventprofs to weigh in on the hottest trends for 2020. Instead, we’re bringing you a curated list of the top event trends for 2020.

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3 Noteworthy Trends for Event Strategists to Explore in 2020

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A recent Forrester report caught our eye, as it touched on several business trends that will also impact the event strategists and the industry: PREDICTIONS 2020: On the Precipice of Far-Reaching Change. Shifting Our Gaze to 2020. Tech-driven innovation – that’s the mandate for 2020.

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2020 Business Trends and How They Impact Events

Endless Events

And in today’s episode of #EventIcons we’re covering 2020 business trends and how they impact our industry. 2020 is the start of a new year, new decade AND an election year. Check out the epic resources from this episode and learn more about 2020 Business Trends !

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Academic Venue Solutions – Showcase 2020 – ‘Refresh your Senses’

Event Industry News

The month of March will see the University of London host the AVS Showcase 2020 at their iconic Senate House building. Sustainability is a key initiative at UoL Venues with measures to reduce carbon footprint throughout event delivery.

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10 Lessons from Twitter’s 4000-Employee Event

EventMB

Diversity, sustainability, inclusion, collaboration. 2020 is the ‘Game On!’ Twitter is hosting its internal employee event, #OneTeam. Attendees are tweeting every aspect of the event. And it’s a great one. Here are the top takeaways to inspire your next event.

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Need to take your event online NOW?

Gallus Events

At Gallus Events, we have been “gently encouraging” other organisers to take their events online for a while, mainly for sustainability reasons, but something has changed: they need to take their event online NOW!

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Some Thoughts on the State of Business Events (2020)

GEVME

Sustainability is a key trend at business events these days. The post Some Thoughts on the State of Business Events (2020) appeared first on GEVME Blog. Business Events 2020 business event trends 2020 top event trends 2020

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15Hatfields appoints Custard Communications to lead communications strategy

Event Industry News

A pioneer in sustainable event management, 15Hatfields’ innovative approach to providing an authentic eco-friendly experience is like no other in the industry. Custard Communications has been appointed by event venue, 15Hatfields, to steer its communications strategy.

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Analysing event trends: 2020 Edition

AIDA Event Tech Digest

For performance-driven event companies, 2020 is an auspicious year. Here’s what all event managers can expect out of 2020: B2B brands shall strive for more interaction with the attendees. Event sustainability – a shared mission. The prospect of a sustainable event garners attention. 2020 – The year of revolution is here, the time is now, and the moment is waiting to be seized. The post Analysing event trends: 2020 Edition appeared first on AIDAIO.

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