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Sustainable Event Management: A Practical Guide |

Author(s): Meegan Jones Organisation/Affilation/Publisher: Routledge Date: 2009. 'It could be said the most environmentally friendly event is none at all. But that's no fun. Public parties always have and always will be a part of ...
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Sue Tinnish on Green Meetings Guidelines | Green Meeting Management

Sue Tinnish on Green Meetings Guidelines | Green Meeting Management | Green Meetings | Scoop.it
Dear reader, watch this interesting video of Sue Tinnish about the differences between the standards of CIC APEX/ASTM and ISO20121.
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Sustainable Destinations: 8 Sustainable Exhibit Trends at IMEX 2012

Sustainable Destinations: 8 Sustainable Exhibit Trends at IMEX 2012 | Green Meetings | Scoop.it
Sustainability Hub. In partnership with the Green Meeting Industry Council, IMEX provides a Sustainability Hub for exhibitors and hosted buyers to meet and share information about sustainability. Equipped with both ...
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Note to Rio+20: Place the Right Value on Corporate Sustainability - Justmeans

Note to Rio+20: Place the Right Value on Corporate Sustainability - Justmeans | Green Meetings | Scoop.it
Note to Rio+20: Place the Right Value on Corporate SustainabilityJustmeansWith the critical goal of setting the global sustainability agenda for the next decade, it is expected to be the biggest event in the history of the United Nations.
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Chicago Green Wedding Alliance Holds Inaugural Event - Chicagomag.com

Chicago Green Wedding Alliance Holds Inaugural Event - Chicagomag.com | Green Meetings | Scoop.it
Chicago Green Wedding Alliance Holds Inaugural EventChicagomag.comBy Bridget Maiellaro The Chicago Green Wedding Alliance (greenweddingalliance.com), a nonprofit that connects conscious couples to eco-friendly vendors, is holding its inaugural...
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Sustainable Tourism & Energy Event in Metro Washington, DC

Sustainable Tourism & Energy Event in Metro Washington, DC | Green Meetings | Scoop.it
If you are seeking to start or expand a business or are currently engaged in: Tourism, Government, Non Profits, Energy and the Environment.
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New sustainability offensive - - Meetings Review

The Meeting of the Board of Advisors marked the launch of this important initiative. The Board members are made up of representatives from the events industry, scientists and experts on sustainability.
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GRI Launches Event Sustainability Guidance · Environmental ...

GRI Launches Event Sustainability Guidance · Environmental ... | Green Meetings | Scoop.it
The Global Reporting Initiative has published sustainability guidance for events, from business meetings to cultural festivals, and the organizers of this year's Olympics say they'll be using the guidelines to help meet their ...
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Successful, Productive and Green: Meetings Designed With Businesses -- and ... - MarketWatch (press release)

Successful, Productive and Green: Meetings Designed With Businesses -- and ...MarketWatch (press release)We see firsthand how the choices we make affect our environment," said Anne Marie McManus, director of environmental affairs and sustainability.
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Corporate Sustainability Barometer: A ... - Sydney Green Events

Corporate Sustainability Barometer: A ... - Sydney Green Events | Green Meetings | Scoop.it
What: The operationalisation of sustainability on the corporate level is recognised to be a management task and implies the choice and application of management tools. Although researchers have proposed a large number ...
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CSA Standards for Sustainable Events

CSA Standards for Sustainable Events | Green Meetings | Scoop.it
In 2010, CSA Standards, a leading standards-based solutions organization, introduced standards for use by event organizers seeking to plan and execute sustainable events.
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The Meeting & Event LEAD Blog: Handwashing and Green Meetings

The Meeting & Event LEAD Blog: Handwashing and Green Meetings | Green Meetings | Scoop.it
One challenge is that we seem to have two groups in this industry: those who are at the forefront of the green meetings movement, and the rest of us. When you mention "green meetings" many planners and suppliers in the ...
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Greening Conference and Hotel Menus – The Mindful Table

Greening Conference and Hotel Menus – The Mindful Table | Green Meetings | Scoop.it
Planning a menu for a family while keeping sustainability in mind is challenging enough, imagine trying to plan a “green” menu for a conference or event that may involve hundred or thousands of delegates.
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Embracing Sustainability: success factors in sustainable events ...

Embracing Sustainability: success factors in sustainable events ... | Green Meetings | Scoop.it
Last week at IMEX in Frankfurt and at Eventoria in Luxembourg, I was asked to share my views on how best to embrace sustainability. Hence I created a presentation that shares a strategic framework for implementing ...
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Caesars' CSR Report Touts Green Meetings, Recycling Efforts - GreenBiz.com

Caesars' CSR Report Touts Green Meetings, Recycling Efforts - GreenBiz.com | Green Meetings | Scoop.it
GreenBiz.comCaesars' CSR Report Touts Green Meetings, Recycling EffortsGreenBiz.comAs for what happens inside its facilities, and a continuation of the company's employee-focused efforts, Caesars created a green meeting and events certificate...
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The Future of Tourism

The Future of Tourism | Green Meetings | Scoop.it
G Adventures invites you to the Future of Tourism - an evening of discussion, debate and creative exchange between visionaries from across the spectrum.
This year being held in London, Melbourne, Vancouver, Calgary and Toronto.
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Ithaca event aims to show how individual decisions affect planet - Ithaca Journal

Ithaca event aims to show how individual decisions affect planet - Ithaca Journal | Green Meetings | Scoop.it
Ithaca event aims to show how individual decisions affect planetIthaca JournalThree speakers headline the program, with a focus on how individual choices in the aggregate, along with community initiatives, can be the difference between a future...
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Global Reporting Initiative Publishes New Guidelines for Green Events - GreenBiz.com

Global Reporting Initiative Publishes New Guidelines for Green Events - GreenBiz.com | Green Meetings | Scoop.it
GreenBiz.comGlobal Reporting Initiative Publishes New Guidelines for Green EventsGreenBiz.comBy Green Lodging News Staff Event organizers can now report on sustainability issues like impacts on communities, natural environments, and local and global...
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Green Event Planning: Tips to a Sustainable Event

6 Easy Tips to a Sustainable Event! 1. E-vite Your Guests Emailing invitations saves paper and money, especially if you have a long guest list. If a printed invitation is an absolute must for your event, use postconsumer recycled paper or seed ...
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Meetings & Events by Melia Hotels International - Cvent Blog | Cvent ...

Meetings & Events by Melia Hotels International - Cvent Blog | Cvent ... | Green Meetings | Scoop.it
Green Meetings: Our commitment to sustainable events. Melia Hotels International is a certified. Biosphere Hotel Company, which includes social, environmental and cultural requirements. • Meeting Package (DDR): ...
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The Professional Assistant: Planning a Green Meeting

The Professional Assistant: Planning a Green Meeting | Green Meetings | Scoop.it
Maureen Santoro from Atlas Travel International's Meetings + Incentives division writes about planning that next corporate meeting and keeping it "green."...
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Q&A: Green Event Tips from Oracle's Sustainability Chief - BizBash

Q&A: Green Event Tips from Oracle's Sustainability Chief - BizBash | Green Meetings | Scoop.it
BizBashQ&A: Green Event Tips from Oracle's Sustainability ChiefBizBashThe report is a blueprint of green initiatives and supports the company's goal of helping others understand how to incorporate sustainability into events.
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