Creating Environmentally Sustainable Events

EventMB

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

Rio 2016: Sustainability Success or Fail?

EventMB

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

Endless Events

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”?

New Sustainable Event Management (2018 Edition): A Free Guide to Better Green Meetings

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An event can’t be cost-effective, sustainable and still decent. The post New Sustainable Event Management (2018 Edition): A Free Guide to Better Green Meetings by EventMB Team appeared first on [link]. Event Management sustainability green eventsSurely something has got to give? WRONG. This myth has been plaguing event professionals for years making it seem like it’s an impossible feat to host amazing events and reduce the impact on the environment.

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The State of the Art in Sustainable Venues

PCMA Convene

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.

How Technology Continues to Help Improve Sustainability at Events

MeetingPool

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 […].

Go Fish: 9 Tasty and Sustainable Seafood Catering Ideas

BizBash

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

Event Industry News

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.

IMEX Launches New Innovation in Sustainability Award

MeetingsNet

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.

IMEX America Accelerates Sustainability Efforts

Smart Meetings

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?

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

Eventinterface

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.

What to Ask Your Caterer or Hotel About Sustainable Dining

Smart Meetings

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 ?

Sustained growth ahead for EEF Venues

Event Industry News

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.

Why Sustained Engagement is the Way Forward

Eventbrite

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

8 Tips for Sustainable Events

Converve

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?

Emmys 2017 Preview: Golden Governors Ball Commits to Sustainability

BizBash

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

Event Industry News

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 […].

Fighting Climate Change: Industry Investment in Sustainability

MeetingsNet

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.

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.

Focus on innovation and sustainability for Showman’s Show 2016

Event Industry News

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

Event Industry News

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

Event Industry News

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

Event Industry News

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

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

Event Industry News

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.

Sustainability, Innovation and More at The European Ecovillage Conference

PCMA Convene

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.

What Will Sustainable Meals Look Like In The Future?

PCMA Convene

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

Social Tables

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

Climate-friendly Solutions All Eventprofs Can Consider

EventMB

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

Event Industry News

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 […].

The Most Innovative Green Exhibit Ideas

EventMB

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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Showman’s Show creates ‘Hub’ to play host to Festival Vision: 2025 Sustainability Skills & Knowledge Update

Event Industry News

Further underlining organiser of the Showman’s Show, Lance Show & Publications Limited, commitment to promoting sustainable best practice, this year’s exhibition, held at Newbury Showground from 18th-19th October, will see the introduction of a ‘Hub’ to the show floor. The post Showman’s Show creates ‘Hub’ to play host to Festival Vision: 2025 Sustainability Skills & Knowledge Update appeared first on Event Industry News.

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Periscope #swiftshift: How to build a sustainable business with only 2-4 Clients & Part Time Hours

Lara Mcculloch

‘How do you build a sustainable business when you only work with 2-4 clients?’. I strove for fulfillment and have created a business model that sustains my love for life first and allows me to do great work for my clients.

Central Hall Westminster launches carbon offset programme for events as part of sustainability strategy

Event Industry News

The post Central Hall Westminster launches carbon offset programme for events as part of sustainability strategy appeared first on Event Industry News.

100 Pinterest Boards Every Eventprof Should Follow

EventMB

This is a bumper list of 100 must-follow Pinterest boards to inspire all event planners. There is something here for every event professional to appreciate, covering all event types, size, budgets and ideas! Recently valued at over $10 billion, Pinterest has 175 million monthly users.

Museum of Science & Industry to Support Food Sustainability in European City of Science Programme

Event Industry News

The Museum of Science & Industry joined forces with catering partners Levy Restaurants UK, to host a food sustainability event as part of Manchester’s European City of Science programme. The event brought together individuals and policy makers concerned with the sustainable food agenda across Greater Manchester. The post Museum of Science & Industry to Support Food Sustainability in European City of Science Programme appeared first on Event Industry News.

Homeless Hackathon Glasgow

Gallus Events

Innovation Latest News Sustainable eventsIn November, we will run a “Homeless Hackathon” in Glasgow.

etouches to hire 100-plus people by end of 2017 to sustain dynamic enterprise growth across all regions

Event Industry News

The post etouches to hire 100-plus people by end of 2017 to sustain dynamic enterprise growth across all regions appeared first on Event Industry News. etouches, a top global provider of cloud event management software, today announced plans to hire more than 100 people globally in 2017.

Large Convention Centers Upgrade to Cut Energy Waste, Shrink Meeting Footprint

Smart Meetings

According to this year’s SITE report , sustainability and green initiatives have become very important. This trend is so important the IMEX Group, along with the Event Industry Council (EIC), are calling attention to it with the coveted Innovation in Sustainability Award.

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Skills needed for organising an event

Gallus Events

Behavioural Change Online Events Social Media Sustainable events Technology TourismBeing an event planner / event organiser is one of the most dynamic jobs in the world, as well as one of the toughest.

What Mobile Apps for Conferences and Events Should I Choose?

Endless Events

Sustained Engagement Should Be Your Focus. This is why sustained engagement has become the preferred strategy for many top brands. Here’s a guide to help you build your own sustained engagement approach, so you can up your game.

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