The Future of Events 2030 – The Rotterdam Way Seven experiments show the future of the event industry

Event Industry News

Under the title of The Rotterdam Experiment, the city of Rotterdam explores what the future of the event industry will look like. In a series of seven hybrid collaboration experiments, innovative solutions within and outside the sector are shared and tested with the industry.

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Lime Venue Portfolio to Contribute to Net Zero Target

Prestige Events Magazine

Parent Brand, Compass Group UK & Ireland Announces Commitment to Reach Net Zero by 2030. News facts: Compass Group UK&I has announced a commitment to reach Net Zero greenhouse gas emissions by 2030, in line with targets to limit global temperature rises to 1.5°C

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Event Concept launches ambitious commitment to sustainable change

Event Industry News

Event Concept today announced their commitment to a more sustainable future with the launch of their 2030 Pledge. Kate Connell, Event Concept’s Project Director adds “We’ve put our money where our mouth is and with our 2030 Pledge, we launch into a post pandemic economy with a new focus.

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MGM Resorts International Hits Sustainability Milestone

Smart Meetings

MGM’s target is to reduce its overall greenhouse gas emissions by 50 percent by 2030, and source 100 percent renewable energy in the United States and 80 percent globally by 2030. Record hot temperatures in the Pacific Northwest. Strange clouds in Warsaw, Poland.

Lime Venue Portfolio to contribute to Net Zero target

Event Industry News

News facts: Compass Group UK&I has announced a commitment to reach Net Zero greenhouse gas emissions by 2030, in line with targets to limit global temperature rises to 1.5°C By 2030 there will be a 40% switch towards plant-based proteins, with an interim target of at least 25% by 2025.

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How Digital Event Technology Can Help on the Journey Towards Net Zero

Glisser

During Cannes Lions Live - this year’s virtual version of the advertising industry’s annual get-together on the Côte d’Azur - Dentsu International, one of the largest global media agencies, revealed it is cutting air travel by 65% as part of its plans to reach net zero by 2030.

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etc.venues becomes first hospitality sector company in the UK to join SME Climate Hub

Prestige Events Magazine

In making this commitment, the company has pledged to halve its carbon emissions by 2030, achieve net-zero emissions by 2050 and to regularly report on progress towards these aims.

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Event Concept: Their mission- to be your Partner of choice, delivering excellence with creativity, innovation and conscience

Event Industry News

Event Concept have recently launched their 2030 Pledge , having taken the decision that it is time to challenge the assumption that you cannot create a meaningful, creative experience without damaging the natural world and are committed to creating #ImpactWithoutImpact.

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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 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.

The Future Is Now: The Case Of Event App Design

Endless Events

No wonder our hosts believe that it feels as if we’ve time-traveled all the way to 2030 in the last 10 months as far as technology goes. From 2020 To 2030 In 10 Months. Technology-wise, we fast-forwarded to 2030: the event app design now matters more than ever.

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Temple Bets on Meetings with New Degree Program

MeetingsNet

In Temple’s announcement about the new degree program, it cites both the desire audiences have to get back to in-person events as well as statistics from Trends Exchange that says the virtual-event industry is expected to grow from $78 billion to $774 billion by 2030. “If

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proseed: The event industry’s first universal framework for delivering sustainable events has launched

Prestige Events Magazine

Sean Stanley, from Channel 4, one of isla’s corporate members, said “At Channel 4 we’ve committed to becoming net zero carbon by 2030. Event sustainability group isla has launched proseed : the event industry’s first universal framework for delivering sustainable events.

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proseed: The event industry’s first universal framework for delivering sustainable events launches today

Event Industry News

Sean Stanley, from Channel 4, one of isla’s corporate members, said “At Channel 4 we’ve committed to becoming net zero carbon by 2030. Event sustainability group isla has launched proseed : the event industry’s first universal framework for delivering sustainable events.

Event Tech Live wows US & Canada

Event Industry News

The first Event Tech Live (ETL) US & Canada wrapped on Thursday 10th June, content keeping to the high mark set on days one and two, Top Tech to Embrace to Achieve Effective Gamification and Back to the Future, Perhaps among the sessions and Canapii winning gold in the coveted Start-Up Competition.

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A delegate’s viewpoint from a live hybrid event – Talking Point : The future of events

Conference Care

Focus on community, sharing of some of the great initiatives in place at Millennium Point, a collective plea from Andrew about how we need to reduce emissions in events by 45% by 2030 and an introduction from Anne about how transport policy impacts on sustainability, were some of the highlights.

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Medal-worthy Meetings in Salt Lake

PCMA Convene

In Salt Lake—home to the 2002 Olympic Winter Games and recently selected by the United States Olympic Committee as a potential bid city for 2030—you can tap into the spirit of excellence and determination in a truly engaging way. Inspire your attendees with a taste of the XIX Olympic Winter Games. No matter the industry, you want your team to be at the top of their game. And a lot of times, honing those essential skills means thinking outside the box.

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Flight shaming in the events industry

Gallus Events

In a short speech, full of spin and hyperbole, the IATA DG & CEO suggested that the industry is happy that it will reduce its overall pollution level by 2030, while transporting more than four times the number of current flyers. .

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Planning Sustainable Events: How We Can Solve Global Issues – #EventIcons 176

Endless Events

MYWorld 2030 Survey. Here at Endless, we figured it was more than time we talked about planning sustainable events. As an industry, it’s extremely important that we are involved in the discussion of topics that matter for the world. And it’s even more significant that we choose to look at the bigger picture and think globally. Both as human beings and event professionals, we must be aware that our actions have a certain impact in the world.

ETL replay: Virtual presence and the rise of the phantom delegate

Event Industry News

That figure is expected to rise to 48% in 2020 and 75% in 2030. Callum Gill, head of insight at the creative communications agency, DRPG, was welcomed onto the Brand and Buzz Stage at last year’s Event Tech Live. Here, he talked the audience through virtual and phantom delegates.

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More Associations Are Sounding the Climate Alarm

Convene by PCMA

Today, there are more than 280 members of Tourism Declares, with each member working out “how they fit into [Tourism Declares’] goal to cut global emissions in half by 2030 to stand the best chance of keeping within 1.5

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Actavo Events puts Sustainability centre stage

Event Industry News

Signatories are committed to setting science-based emission reduction targets by 2024 at the latest and to reducing their Scope 1 and 2 greenhouse gas emission intensity by 50% by 2030, as well as aspects of Scope 3 (related to business travel, waste generated and water consumption).

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Making A Positive Impact On A Destination.

Eventinterface

The Ritz-Carlton was the first Founding Partner of IMPACT 2030, a business-led collaboration with the United Nations that is mobilizing employee volunteers to help advance the Sustainable Development Goals.

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EventDecision offers brand new solutions for event planners

Event Industry News

With corporate giants announcing accelerations of their sustainability plans, it’s inevitable that other businesses across all sectors and sizes will continue to take the UN 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development that’s fully supported by the UK government to their hearts. (3).

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dmg events is open for business in Saudi Arabia

Event Industry News

The combination of core events and potential future launches will enable dmg events to expand into sectors that are set to grow as Saudi Arabia fulfills its Vision 2030 plan. With their continued help we can support the country’s pursuit of the ambitious goals set out in Vision 2030 by bringing industries and industry leaders together at our events.”.

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Events industry launches landmark global sustainability principles

Event Industry News

Meetings and events are also important tools used by the United Nations System to further the Sustainable Development Goals and the wider Agenda 2030. Representatives of global events, tourism and sustainability bodies are ushering in the new year with the unprecedented launch of four principles designed to guide and motivate event organisers worldwide to embrace and implement sustainable practices. .

Event Planners Rank the UN Sustainable Development Goals

PCMA Convene

See more results at Creating a Sustainable Events Industry ; take the survey at My World 2030. These are the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals that event planners ranked atop their list of most important. Courtesy UN).

First virtual Event Tech Live wows whole wide world

Event Industry News

Virtual Event Tech Live closed five days later, at 6pm on Friday 6 th , after Minneapolis-based tech producer/consultant, the very American sounding Brandt Krueger, and Endless Events founder Will Curran’s telling look ahead; Welcome to 2030: Your Hybrid Event Life.

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Is This the Future of Medical Meetings?

PCMA Convene

Cleveland Clinic Chief Wellness Officer Dr. Michael Roizen offered his perspective on the evolution of aging, and he predicts that life expectancy could increase to 110 years by 2030. Photo by Jacob Slaton. While the majority of PCMA Education Conference participants were at the Huntington Convention Center of Cleveland on June 11, a collection of medical meeting professionals made a quick trip to explore the future of patient care at the Cleveland Clinic.

Call to action for event industry to collaborate in initiative as part of United Nations Sustainable Goal Summit

Event Industry News

Cvent, a meetings, events, and hospitality technology provider, is one of the partners supporting the creation of an acceleration commitment, which will communicate to the United Nations how engaging the event industry could lead to achieving the sustainable development goals by 2030. The event is the first UN Summit on the SDGs since the adoption of the 2030 Agenda in September 2015.

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We Made A Virtual Event Planning Tool That Will Simplify Your Next Request For Proposal!

Endless Events

Friday, November 6th – 8:45 AM PST – Brandt is giving a talk about 2030 welcoming us to our new Hybrid Event Life! ? ?? The Best of the Best: RFPs Made Easy: Virtual Event RFP: What To Include (With Free Template!). 2020 Tech: Looking Back At 2020 In Events. ?? New virtual event tool alert! Check out our brand spanking new Virtual Event Request for Proposal Matrix! ??. Much to Discuss. Oh my goodness, dear reader! There is so much going on right now.

How FIGO Built Buzz for Rio Event

PCMA Convene

Sessions sparked debate on such topics as high rates of caesarean sections and overall family planning initiatives, which are seen as crucial to achieving United Nations’ Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) by 2030. The International Federation of Gynecology and Obstetrics (FIGO) drew 11,000 delegates to Brazil for its World Congress in October — its largest gathering to date.

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1,000 New Rooms Make it Easier to Explore More of Cuba

SmartMeetings

After the government called for building more than 100,000 new accommodations by 2030, Melia Hotels International announced that it would be adding eight hotels in partnership with Cuban hotel groups for a total of almost 1,000 new rooms in three cities. Concrete signs that Cuba will be opening its arms to visitors in a big way —and not just in Havana—towered over the International Tourism Fair in Cuba the first week of May.

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Walking the Talk

PCMA Convene

The Paradigm for Parity aims to help corporations close the gender gap in leadership by 2030. Earlier this summer, a panel of speakers from across a wide variety of industries — tech start-ups, pharmaceutical companies, and more — gathered at CNBC’s Talent@Work event to discuss a hot-button issue: diversity in the workplace. Those gathered were interested in more than just talking about inclusion — many came ready to share the steps that had been incorporated at their own companies.

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VisitScotland reaches new limits with its latest INNOVATETHENATION talk

Event Industry News

Fiona MacKinnon, Associations & Sectors, VisitScotland Business Events said: “Scotland has a hugely successful and thriving space sector, by the year 2030 it is expected that the space industry will grow its value to £4billion. VisitScotland Business Events is reaching new heights with its latest INNOVATE THE NATION event, INNOVATE SPACE at the University of St Andrews, Physics and Astronomy Building, North Haugh on Wednesday 6 th March 201 9.

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10 Reasons to Meet in India

SmartMeetings

India is expected to become the fifth-largest consumer market by 2030, according to KPMG India. India is attracting international attention from U.S. and European companies eyeing the country’s growing domestic market and buying power for goods and services coming from abroad. Siemens, Mercedes, Volkswagen and Bosch all have manufacturing facilities in Pune.

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6 Creative Virtual Networking Ideas for Your Online Event

Eventtus

That figure is expected to more than quadruple by 2027 to as much as $404 billion, according to Grand View Research and to $774 billion by 2030. Have you considered how using virtual networking ideas can make your event more exciting? You probably may have.

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Copenhagen Puts Focus on Sustainability

PCMA Convene

The CVB has launched the Tourism for Good strategy with a goal to allow tourism to have a positive impact on sustainable development both locally and globally by 2030. Decision to follow the United Nations’ 17 Sustainable Development Goals is attracting like-minded events. By Vicky Koffa, Boardroom. Both the local government and the residents of Copenhagen are committed to being the first carbon-neutral capital in the world by 2025.

Adelaide Business Event Leads to Creation of Australia Space Agency

PCMA Convene

The federal government hopes that the agency will help coordinate Australia’s space industry to create 20,000 new jobs and triple its current A$4bn worth to A$12bn by 2030. The Adelaide Convention Centre plays host to many business events, including the 2017 International Astronautical Congress, which helped spark interest in an Australian Space Agency. AICC).

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An Event App That Gives Back

PCMA Convene

Here’s how it works: Though Global Citizen started as activism platform through which users could help the organization’s mission of ending extreme poverty by 2030, it has since expanded to allow users to participate on a number of issues, such as hunger, innovation, women’s rights, education, and more. Photo credit: Getty Images. Imagine that with one tap on their mobile phone, an attendee of an environmental conference could sign a petition to protect U.S. public lands.

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