sustainability

Global Destination Sustainability Index reveals 2019 rankings

The Global Destination Sustainability Index (GDS-Index) has published its 2019 rankings, which revealed Glasgow as one of the top five cities for its commitment to sustainable business tourism.

CINZ in New Zealand set to be a carbon-neutral event

Conventions and Incentives New Zealand (CINZ) will be a carbon-neutral event for the third year in a row.

London’s BMA House reduces carbon footprint and water usage

London venue BMA House has announced the statistics for its reduced delegate carbon footprint and water usage.

Cvent panellists support sustainability with Positive Impact

Cvent, a meetings, events and hospitality technology provider, has announced its partnership with Positive Impact, a company which aims to create a sustainable event industry. The partnership will compile research on sustainability. At Cvent CONNECT Europe, a panel of industry experts led a discussion on the state of sustainable events and outlined how event professionals can meet UN ‘sustainable ...

CWT Meetings & Events releases ‘The Future of Sustainable Events’

CWT Meetings & Events has released a bonus feature for its M&E 2020 Future Trends Report, titled The Future of Sustainable Events.

In pictures: CMW in Copenhagen

CMW recently visited the Danish capital of Copenhagen for a three-day media tour, encompassing sustainable tourism conference Tomorrow's Urban Travel (TUT).

A three-dimensional look at sustainable events

Leaders of industry association IACC, and thrive! meetings & events, discuss how to successfully deliver sustainable events.

LA Convention Center donates leftover event items and carpets

The Los Angeles Convention Center (LACC) recently collected and donated 14.1 tons of leftover event items, and 12 tons of carpet, to Los Angeles-based non-profit organisations.

ASP launches million trees reforestation campaign

Event website specialist ASP has launched its million tree campaign – an initiative that it hopes will see businesses across the events industry working together to plant one million trees.

Events Industry Council announces Centre for Sustainable Events

The Events Industry Council has announced a new sustainable initiative, the Centre for Sustainable Events, during a press conference at IMEX America.

Clean electricity summit comes to carbon-neutral venue

The Convention Centre Dublin (The CCD) has been selected to host the Eurelectric Power Summit 2020, taking place from 25 to 26 May.

Glasgow’s SEC favourite to host 2020 UN Climate Change Summit

Glasgow’s Scottish Event Campus is the likely favourite to host next year's vital sustainability summit