Creating Environmentally Sustainable Events

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If so, it might be time to look into making it more environmentally sustainable. The post Creating Environmentally Sustainable Events by EventMB Team appeared first on [link]. Sustainability sustainability Green green events sustainable events

Planning Sustainable Events: What You Must Know – #EventIcons Episode 116

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Events can be super wasteful, from water and energy consumption to food waste there are a lot of areas we can improve upon in terms of planning sustainable events. What does planning sustainable events mean? What do you need to keep in mind when making your event more sustainable?

Rio 2016: Sustainability Success or Fail?

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It’s difficult to imagine that the Olympic Games could ever be sustainable in their present form. The post Rio 2016: Sustainability Success or Fail? Yet since 1996 every Olympic host city has taken strides to integrate environmental and social responsibility into planning.

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Go Green: How To Jump on Sustainable Event Trend

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Sustainability isn’t going anywhere. Sustainable events are one of our top choices for 2018 Event Trends.The sustainable event trend is continuing to grow with no signs of stopping so it’s time to get on board! So, what does it even mean to be “sustainable”?

Vancouver, You Sustained Me

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When I attended a Green Meetings fam trip to Vancouver in June, sponsored by Tourism Vancouver, sustainability wasn’t just part of the program — it was the main event, and woven into my entire experience. It was clear that this was a city that took sustainability seriously.

The State of the Art in Sustainable Venues

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When the Green Venue Report debuted in 2014, it used survey information from 16 convention centers around the world to outline best practices in event-venue sustainability. This supports the notion that more centers are taking sustainability seriously and funding sustainability programs.

Event Sustainability: How to Handle Food Waste at Events

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Now more than ever before, event professionals are seeking out ways to make their events more sustainable. There are heroes that extend beyond the event doors who encourage more sustainable practices when it comes to using food in our professional and personal environments.

GL events launches sustainability study

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GL events has launched a cross-industry research project on sustainability within UK events. The initiative is the result of the company’s observation of a growing agenda of sustainability, particularly among its corporate customers and throughout the event production supply chain.

Sustainability, what does it mean for your conferences and events?

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On this episode of Event TALK, we are speaking with Julia Spangler a Sustainable Events Consultant with 6 years of corporate event experience. Sustainability obviously plays a part in making events environmentally friendly.

The Game of Sustainable Event Planning

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Attendees participating in the “Redesigning Event Management for Sustainability” session during the Sustainable Brands 2018 conference. “It depends on breakage,” Siddiqui said, “but if china is used [at least] 50 times it’s more sustainable [than compostable plates].”.

How to Plan a Sustainable Networking Event

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When it comes to planning sustainable events, you can identify two types of planners. La entrada How to Plan a Sustainable Networking Event aparece primero en Eventtia | Event management software.

IMEX America Accelerates Sustainability Efforts

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10–12), and once again, sustainability will be a primary focus, as we noted in the IMEX Supplement in our September issue. Why are sustainability and green practices important to the meetings and events industry? Has sustainability been a part of IMEX America since it began?

How Technology Continues to Help Improve Sustainability at Events

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One of the earliest improvements in regards to events and sustainability was the option for using significantly less paper during conferences, trade shows, and other meetings. Tech Event Planning green technology sustainability TipsMobile devices paved the way for event-specific apps, giving attendees access to all of the information they needed without having to print out large packets and handouts. As ticketing […].

How to Make Your Catering Business More Sustainable

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You can thank the Millennial generation for their influence when it comes to sustainability. By using more and more sustainable practices in your catering business, you will appeal to a larger number of potential. Going green is trending everywhere these days.

Go Fish: 9 Tasty and Sustainable Seafood Catering Ideas

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More and more caterers are focusing on sourcing and using seafood that's fished or farmed in environmentally conscious ways, while

GES backs major sustainability research

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GES, a global full-service provider for live events, is building on its commitment to sustainability with a partnership on a major new research project. The post GES backs major sustainability research appeared first on Event Industry News.

What to Ask Your Caterer or Hotel About Sustainable Dining

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Sustainable. Is the seafood sustainably caught? This year, James Beard Foundation announced the national launch of Smart Catch , a program created by chefs to increase the sustainability of the seafood supply chain. Farm to table. Local. Buzzwords, or baloney ?

IMEX Launches New Innovation in Sustainability Award

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If your sustainability effort is fresh, team-based, and built to last, you may have a winner. Association Toolbox Corporate Toolbox Professional Development Sustainabilityread more.

How to Plan a Sustainable Networking Event

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When it comes to planning sustainable events, you can identify two types of planners. The first one is planners who’ve decided to “go green” because it’s trendy and it will give them a better marketing positioning. They tend to opt for vegetarian (or vegan) catering, search for venues powered by alternative energy resources, and reduce plastic at their events. B2B matchmaking networking

Sustainability, what does it mean for your conferences and events?

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On this episode of Event TALK, we are speaking with Julia Spangler a Sustainable Events Consultant with 6 years of corporate event experience. Sustainability obviously plays a part in making events environmentally friendly.

How to Plan and Manage a Sustainable Event

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This action comes in the form of what is called sustainable event management (SEM).[caption The execution of SEM depends on various industry standards that measure the sustainability of your event ( APEX/ASTM ; ISO 20121 ; GRI EOSS ). Now, go and plan your sustainable event!

8 Tips for Sustainable Events

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When talking about sustainable events, a lot of people immediately start thinking of paper coffee cups or reusable aisle carpeting. Those may be good ideas, but sustainability in the events business can go much further than that. What Does Sustainability Actually Mean?

Sustained growth ahead for EEF Venues

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The post Sustained growth ahead for EEF Venues appeared first on Event Industry News. EEF Venues, the group behind Broadway House in Westminster, Engineers’ House in Bristol and Woodland Grange in Leamington Spa, is predicting another robust trading year ahead.

Emmys 2017 Preview: Golden Governors Ball Commits to Sustainability

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International press assembled on Thursday morning for a preview of the decor, menus, and inspiration for the Emmy Awards’ three

Creator UK: Economic, sustainable & unique stand design

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The post Creator UK: Economic, sustainable & unique stand design appeared first on Event Industry News. Surrey-based Creator is no straight-ahead exhibition company. As the name suggests, it’s a team of creatives and they have a broad spread of specialisms for events right across the spectrum. In essence, Creator delivers design, build and event production solutions for experiential activations, outdoor events, TV and stage too, elements of which are reflected in […].

Why Sustained Engagement is the Way Forward

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Adopting a strategy of sustained engagement with year-round dialogue is likely to lead to far more receptive audiences who are ready and willing to listen. The post Why Sustained Engagement is the Way Forward appeared first on Eventbrite UK Blog. Class, Training or Workshop Consumer Content / Production Event Management Event Marketing Event Planning Event Promotion Leadership / Management March Marketing Membership/Association Owner Promoter Sales audience audience engagement

Fighting Climate Change: Industry Investment in Sustainability

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Sustainability Corporate Meetings & EventsBy Hannah Kinnersley. The meetings and hospitality industry is leading the way on efforts to reduce greenhouse gases with measures that help the planet and the bottom line. read more.

GL events UK picks up global sustainability award

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GL events UK picked up the highly coveted ‘Best Commitment to Sustainability’ award at the Major Events International (MEI) annual Major Events Summit and Awards, which took place on Wednesday in Liverpool as part of the Festival of Business, also taking place in the city. Sustainability is key to the International Olympic Organisation’s core values and a vital part of all major sports events.

Focus on innovation and sustainability for Showman’s Show 2016

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With the 2016 edition of the Showman’s Show less than 24 hours away, organiser Lance Show & Publications is promising event professionals its strongest showing of innovative and sustainable solutions to date.

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SES Research Shows Sustainability Plays Important Role in Successful Event Planning

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Event professionals from over 100 of the industry’s top agencies, brands, venues and event suppliers were the first to hear the findings of the major research project undertaken by the organisers of this year’s Sustainable Events Summit (SES).

Whitepaper Release: How sustainable destinations are enhancing competitive positioning

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The Global Destination Sustainability Index (GDS-Index) releases their first Whitepaper “Sustainable Destination Management Trends and Insights: A Path to a Brighter Future” at IMEX Frankfurt.

Guest Blog: The importance of sustainability at events and how to maintain it

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The post Guest Blog: The importance of sustainability at events and how to maintain it appeared first on Event Industry News.

Sustainability, Innovation and More at The European Ecovillage Conference

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SUSTAINABILITY PLUS An ecovillage is an intentionally formed community that strives to minimize its impact through residents’ shared goal of giving back more to their environment than they consume. ILLUSTRATION BY CARMEN SEGOVIA.

Protected: UNWTO’s Sustainable Tourism Conference Creates Economic Growth in Montego Bay

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To view it please enter your password below: Password: The post Protected: UNWTO’s Sustainable Tourism Conference Creates Economic Growth in Montego Bay appeared first on PCMA Convene. This content is password protected.

Climate-friendly Solutions All Eventprofs Can Consider

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Sustainability carbon neutral events carbon offset carbon offsetting climate friendly events environmental Green green events green meetings sustainabilityMany “green” event approaches start and finish with going paperless and eliminating bottled water.

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What Will Sustainable Meals Look Like In The Future?

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Sustainable meal-planning practices, and tips for applying the farm-to-table concept to larger events. You can have all the high ideals, but the gastronomic side is just as important — if not more important than sustainability,” he stressed.

Sustainable Cannabis-Grow Facility Rises in Western Colorado

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The challenge of the project was managing the intricate details of building a cannabis facility that is different from a standard greenhouse

Keeping Up With Social Media: Sustainable Marketing in the Age of Ever-Changing Algorithms

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That being said, the more sustainable approach is to do more with less by ensuring that your content is more shareable and value-adding. The post Keeping Up With Social Media: Sustainable Marketing in the Age of Ever-Changing Algorithms appeared first on Event Industry News. This is a sponsored post. Headlines like to lament the death of organic reach on Facebook and, in the same breath, recommend tips to “hack” algorithms to beat social media systems.

The Most Innovative Green Exhibit Ideas

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But what if your booth could use sustainability as a tool to build your brand, attracting new customers or members and building affinity among existing ones? When designing an exhibit booth most of us think brand impact first. Environmental impacts are rarely top of mind.

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Sustainability conference reacts to the wrongs of the ‘new right’

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The post Sustainability conference reacts to the wrongs of the ‘new right’ appeared first on Event Industry News. According to Barack Obama, while in office, ‘no challenge poses a greater threat to our children, our planet and future generations than climate change’. The former President went on to stress how no other country more than America was better equipped to lead the world towards a solution. Then came Donald Trump, who tweeted: ‘The […].