Top 10 Sustainable Suppliers

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Sustainability is now top of the agenda when planning events and experiences. BMA House – sustainable from every perspective. BMA House offers a glorious backdrop for sustainable events of all types including conferences, parties, weddings, awards ceremonies and meetings.

How to make events more sustainable – Dynamic Conferences & Events

Event Industry News

Therefore, event sustainability is one of the biggest concerns when it comes to the return of in-person events. Here are the ways in which we are acting towards this common goal of being more sustainable and environmentally conscious.

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24 Sustainable Event Ideas for 2022

Event Age by Swapcard

Virtual Events Hybrid events Sustainable Events Educational GuidesGoing green isn’t just a trend.

Global event leaders reveal next stage of sustainability journey

Event Industry News

Freeman and Scottish Event Campus (SEC) Glasgow are among the global organisations already using the Net Zero Carbon Events Roadmap to steer their sustainability journey. The aim is to drive collective action from across the sector to meet key sustainability milestones.

IMEX Frankfurt Asks Attendees to Take Pledge on Sustainability

EventMB

As the business events community gathers in Germany for the 20 th anniversary of IMEX Frankfurt, not only is there a focus on reconnecting after being away for two years but on sustainability as well. “Developing and launching sustainable business event programs is not an option anymore.

Sustainable Event Buyer’s Guide: Sustainable catering part 1

Event Industry News

It also states that sustainable catering (for example, plant-based, organic, ethically-sourced, healthy and local where possible) can make a “significant environmental impact.”. To read the report in full, download our Sustainable Event Buyer’s Guide for free.

CHS Birmingham announces Educational Programme

Event Industry News

Leading creatives, commentators, event designers and brands will headline the educational programme at this years’ inaugural CHS Birmingham Show, taking place 26th October at the ICC Birmingham. The educational strategy was created with two main questions in mind; ‘What do I need to know?’

How to run a Royally Sustainable Event  

Event Industry News

To help achieve these ambitions, PJP consulted sustainable events specialists A Greener Festival Ltd (AGF). The Platinum Jubilee Pageant set out to achieve excellence in inclusivity, accessibility, diversity, environmental sustainability, creativity and celebration.

New Collaborative Course Offers Tips for Easy Sustainable Travel

Smart Meetings

The best way to combat climate change is through large-scale action, which is where meeting professionals and WeTravel Academy’s new Sustainable Tourism course comes in. The Introduction to Sustainable Tourism course consists of ten short lessons taking a total of one hour to complete.

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.

The Kia Oval – Top 10 Sustainable Suppliers

Event Industry News

Sustainability is at the heart of every aspect of The Kia Oval – a venue with a strong ethos of environmental consciousness and responsibility. As part of this commitment we have recently employed a Head of Sustainability to take us on our Net Zero journey.

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.

How IMEX Frankfurt Answered Critical Questions for a Sustainable Event

Smart Meetings

MeetGreen Director of Sustainability Eric Wallinger here and in photo at top. At IMEX Frankfurt, the team has highlighted “low carbon” options across its menus event-wide, to help educate and inspire around this emerging topic.

How government work inspired our sustainability strategy

Prestige Events Magazine

There’s no denying that both as a sector and more broadly, we’ve seen an increased focus on sustainability throughout the course of 2022. Our own approach to sustainability as an agency is very much inspired by this notion. Eventprofs Event Planning Featured On-Trend Sustainability

Sustainability event body isla surpasses 100 members

Event Industry News

The event sustainability body isla has grown to over one hundred members. ” Launched with 12 founding agencies and supplier members a little over a year ago, isla has evolved to further support venues, brands and exhibition organisers across the sector on their sustainability journey.

Sustainable Travel Made Easy with WeTravel’s New Course

Smart Meetings

The free course in partnership with Tourism Cares discusses how to offset carbon emissions, find sustainable suppliers and offer equal opportunities for women. The “Introduction to Sustainable Tourism” course consists of 10 modules and takes a total of one hour to complete.

Getting Serious About Sustainable Event Design

Convene by PCMA

Event organizers can decide which of the United Nations’ 17 Sustainable Development Goals Decide which of those 17 goals are most within their reach to accomplish and aligned with the mission of their organizations.

How the Birmingham 2022 Commonwealth Games can inspire your next sustainable large-scale event

Event Industry News

Sustainability should be the seam that runs through every touchpoint of your event. Sustainability is farther reaching than just managing waste. Not all businesses have dedicated sustainability specialists on the payroll. By Michael Topham, CEO of waste management company Biffa.

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Re-incorporating Sustainability into the Future of Meetings

SmartMeetings

Boxed water and touchless water stations to refill bottles were suggested as more sustainable alternatives. Another F&B-related sustainability initiative being implemented at events is sourcing food locally and adapting menus to allow for a more streamlined farm-to-table experience.

A Sea Change for Event Sustainability

Convene by PCMA

Monterey Bay Aquarium shares a customized sustainability report with clients who have events at the venue. I would find three-quarters of the event planners didn’t care about sustainable efforts and events. RELATED: Monterey Bay Aquarium’s Sustainability Efforts Cause Ripple Effect.

2018 Education Conferences: The #1 Education Events Guide

Bizzaboo

One of the best ways to network and learn about the latest trends in education is to attend an educational conference. Here's a look at some of the top 2018 education events. Conferences - Conferences are large events that bring together education professionals in the field.

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Ultra Music Festival’s ‘Mission: Home’ Sustainability Program wins multiple event industry awards and earns accolades from respected environmental organizations

Event Industry News

Ultra’s ‘Mission: Home’ Sustainability Program successfully executed 30 initiatives at the 22nd annual, sold-out festival which took place March 25 – 27 at Miami’s Bayfront Park. Their ‘Blue Standard’ program includes an intensive audit and assessment of operational sustainability.

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Corporate Event Organisers Look to a Sustainable Industry, with Sustainable Practices

Prestige Events Magazine

Ensuring the sustainability of events has risen to become the key challenge corporate organisers are looking to tackle between now and 2024, according to this year’s ICE Annual Benchmarking Research Report, sponsored by Cvent. Eventprofs Featured Sustainability

Save Money and Trees: How to Run Sustainable Events

Attendease

Events can be a great way to expand brand awareness, educate an audience on a given topic or even form important connections within your industry. With attention to detail and an open mind, it is possible to run a more sustainable event without blowing your budget on pricey “green” alternatives. Affiliate your event with hotels that have their own sustainability programs in place. Educating Attendees on Sustainable Best Practices. Start Small for Sustainability.

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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. The Pledge focusses on three key areas: Education, Partnership and Footprint. Sustainability doesn’t equal boring.

Focus on Sustainability at Largest IMEX America Yet

Smart Meetings

All of the educational offerings have been fine-tuned into four tracks for what Bauer calls “radical simplicity.” Sustainability has been fundamental to IMEX ever since the launch of our very first IMEX in Frankfurt show nearly 20 years ago,” said Bauer.

Focus on Sustainability at Largest IMEX America Yet

Smart Meetings

All of the educational offerings have been fine-tuned into four tracks for what Bauer calls “radical simplicity.” Sustainability has been fundamental to IMEX ever since the launch of our very first IMEX in Frankfurt show nearly 20 years ago,” said Bauer.

IMEX 2022 ‘Pathways to Clarity’ Showcased Sustainability and Mental Wellness

Smart Meetings

More than 1,600 people participated in MPI education over the course of the event. “We were doing sustainability before anyone thought it was remotely interesting because we thought it was the right thing to do,” said IMEX CEO Carina Bauer.

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Sustainability leads to growth. Here’s how

Prestige Events Magazine

Well, that’s sustainability done then. If you’re so good at planning sustainable events it’s totally the norm, move on…there’s nothing to see here. Over the last two years, 86% expect to see an increase in revenue due to sustainable activities.

Live Panel: Making Sustainability No.1 in the U.S. Music Industry

Event Industry News

A Greener Festival present an insightful Live Panel discussion on Friday, February 12 at 14:30 EST / 20:30 CET for a conversation on creating demand for sustainability in the U.S.

THE SHIFT TO ZERO SILVERSTONE CHARGES FORWARD WITH SUSTAINABILITY STRATEGY

Prestige Events Magazine

Silverstone has revealed a new business sustainability strategy in its race to have a positive impact on the planet and to be part of the change as Formula 1® continues its drive to be Net-Zero Carbon by 2030. Sustainability initiatives are already on track, with technology leading the way.

Sustainable event furniture made from recycled plastic

Event Industry News

Recycled plastic can also be used to manufacture high quality, cost-effective sustainable event furniture, which is exactly what one Yorkshire-based business is doing. However, the benefits of recycled plastic event furniture span beyond their environmental and sustainability merits.

Virtual Events: 50 Free Resources

Event Age by Swapcard

Event Tech Virtual Events Sustainable Events Educational Guides Event Networking Audience EngagementOver the last year and a half, virtual events went from being a novelty to commonplace.

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sustainability and events: how can we do more?

SevenEvents

we recently attended the c&it sustainability forum, hosted at etc. the day was full of insightful talks and 1-2-1 meetings with suppliers, which was incredibly valuable as we begin our journey towards producing more sustainable events.

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

Endless Events

Here at Endless, we figured it was more than time we talked about planning sustainable events. And we also have the responsibility of trying to improve it through planning sustainable events! based Sustainable Events Ltd. She’s also the founder of the nonprofit Positive Impact , that seeks to provide education to support an earth-friendly event industry. And on this week’s #EventIcons, the three will go deep into the topic of planning sustainable events.

AWARD-WINNING LIVE EXPERIENCE AND FILM AGENCY, SLEDGE EXPANDS TEAM, OFFICIALISES COMMITMENT TO SUSTAINABILITY

Prestige Events Magazine

Sledge , the UK-based agency with a global footprint and expertise in live experience and film, today announces it has appointed a new team member, and formalised its sustainability vision, goals and roadmap. Eventprofs Featured On-Trend Sustainability

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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.

Wellness and Sustainability Top Agenda for Accor Reorganization

Smart Meetings

After a two-year Covid postponement, the 10th edition of Accor’s Global Meeting Exchange brought together top clients, company leadership, hotel representatives and partner companies for networking, education and a chance to experience the historic Fairmont San Francisco.

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The Meetings Show reveals education programme to assist delegates wherever they are

Event Industry News

The Meetings Show ’s education programme has been unveiled and is set to assist event professionals to navigate the challenging times, no matter where they are. Detail of the full education programme can be accessed here. .

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Sustainable Manufacturing: Do the Opportunities Outweigh the Challenges?

Management Events

This finding is no surprise as investors have been putting more effort into implementing sustainability programs. There is pressure on the manufacturing industry to ramp up sustainability efforts not just from an environmental standpoint, but in terms of readiness and continuity.