how to run a sustainable event

Sustainability at events is more than reducing paper and plastics

In April I spoke in Gothenburg at the Association World Congress. The subject was social justice issue and specifically sustainable events. My subject: Sustainability at events, is more than reducing plastics and paper use. Gothenburg was the perfect city to speak about sustainable events. For three years in a row from 2016 to 2018, the […]

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Homeless Hackathon Glasgow

Homeless Hackathon Glasgow

In April we will run a “Homeless Hackathon” in Glasgow. We were stirred into action by a front page article and investigation by a Scottish newspaper, which stated that “one person dies on the streets every week in Glasgow”. Yes, that’s Glasgow, in Scotland, one of the richest countries in the world. As an event […]

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Case study using a sustainable venue

Case study using a sustainable venueBefore the Scottish referendum (September 2014) The Scottish Green Party (SGP) membership stood at just over 1000. Fast forward just over twelve months and membership is over 9000. For any membership body, whether an international professional body, national trade association or political party, this is one of those problems you would like to have. […]

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how to run a sustainable event

How to run a sustainable event

Running a sustainable event is now a concern for every event manager. We have no option now but to run more sustainable and green events. Owing to the climate crisis and a greater understanding of the scope of sustainability, we have dealt with the “why do we need to run sustainable events” so in this […]

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