In Greening The Sustainable Enterprise Conference we've consulted many sources, used our own best practices and learned from trial. To help you green your next event here's a short list of links:
Sustainable Event Alliance
The Green Meeting Industry Council
US EPA - Green Meetings Initiative
8 Ways to Reduce Food Wastes at Events
Carbon Nutral Events - David Suzuki
Each year for a carbon offset we donate raffle proceeds to a local environmental organization. Read more
Meeting ROI from Meetings Mean Business (MMB)
Small Business Survey. In December MMB released a survey finding that small business owners agree that in-person meetings are a worthwhile investment and deliver a return-on-investment. The results of the survey were published in a number of industry publications including Meetings Net, Smart Meetings, and Meetings & Conventions.
Want to learn more? Check out their key findings, infographic, and blog post.