Sustainability

Relaunch Programme helps Berlin’s business events bounce backApril 19, 2022Relaunch Programme helps Berlin’s business events bounce backThe German capital has launched several initiatives to help the recovery of business events, conferences, and tradeshows in the city.Dutch conference centre joins rainwater harvesting schemeMarch 22, 2022Dutch conference centre joins rainwater harvesting schemeA conference centre in Rotterdam is hoping to use harvested rainwater for cleaning as part of a project aimed at preparing the city for climate change.Scottish Event Campus announces ‘net-zero by 2030’ ambitionMarch 16, 2022Scottish Event Campus announces ‘net-zero by 2030’ ambitionJoining its host city, Glasgow, which has already pledged to become net-zero by 2030, the Scottish Event Campus (SEC) is taking measures to achieve the same target.What happened to the event materials used at COP26March 1, 2022What happened to the event materials used at COP26More than 30 charities have benefited from materials used at last year’s COP26 as part of the positive legacy of the event in Glasgow, the UK’s largest ever business event.How BESarawak built a library to inspire loitering teenagersFebruary 17, 2022How BESarawak built a library to inspire loitering teenagersMeeting industry leaders in Sarawak turned a longhouse into a library to inspire a next generation of bookworms...‘Priority gaps between associations and host citiesJanuary 28, 2022‘Priority gaps between associations and host citiesThere is a ‘significant gap’ between what associations think destination marketing organisations should be focusing on and what the destinations think themselves, a survey has found.Organisers eye legacy as London win Ecocity World SummitJanuary 18, 2022Organisers eye legacy as London win Ecocity World SummitLondon has won a bid to host the biennial Ecocity World Summit.ICC Belfast wins green meeting venue awardJanuary 13, 2022ICC Belfast wins green meeting venue awardThe International Convention Centre (ICC) Belfast has won an environmental award.‘I took the train to IBTM World – there are alternatives to flying’December 17, 2021‘I took the train to IBTM World – there are alternatives to flying’Anna Abdelnoor, co-founder of event sustainability body, isla, took a different route to IBTM World in Barcelona this year. As a commitment to slow travel, Anna opted for rail over air as she headed to the event.Legacy: an awakeningDecember 13, 2021Legacy: an awakeningNotes from BestCities Global Forum, Madrid, December 2-5th, 2021Show More