Design the Right CSR Project for Your Event

Design the Right CSR Project for Your Event

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Less than a decade ago, corporate social responsibility activities were unheard of during conferences and events. Today, a majority of event organizers are including them in their program. The most popular form of social responsibility for meetings is a community or legacy project. Community projects fall into the “Feel Good, Look Good” category of CSR, […]

Where will You Find Us In Fall 2017

Where Will You Find Us In Fall of 2017?

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The MeetGreen team is very busy this fall, you may be wondering where you can find us. You are in luck, we have created a list of all the fantastic events you will find us managing and greening for our client’s conferences. ROSCon September 21-22, Vancouver BC Oracle OpenWorld October 1-5, San Francisco, CA IMEX […]

MeetGreen Hero Amanda Medress

MeetGreen Hero – Amanda Medress

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Amanda Medress, Director of Communications, The SASB Foundation – Our Hero and Humble Sustainability Leader We’ve had the pleasure of working with Amanda Medress, Director of Communications at The SASB Foundation, over the past few years. Her quiet commitment to event sustainability is vital to fulfilling SASB’s mission with the key stakeholders they convene, and […]

IMEX Sustainable Practices

IMEX Sustainable Practices Contribute to a Better World

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When Carina Bauer, CEO, IMEX Groups says, “We do our part to leave the world a better place than we found it,” she is sincere. “With 3,250 exhibitors representing 139 countries, 3,216 hosted buyers from 60 countries and 12,227 attendees, we are truly the pulse of the meetings industry. We are committed not only to […]

MeetGreen Calculator 2.0

Announcing the New MeetGreen Calculator 2.0

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Why would we develop a new version of our calculator? Because we know now what we didn’t know then… We now know the landscape of sustainable events is constantly shifting, improving, and growing. Our experience has taught us some green meeting practices are simply better at addressing negative impacts or creating benefit than others. For […]

Technology Powers Human Connection At SPLC Summit

Technology Powers Human Connection at SPLC Summit

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Technology is an interesting and, some might say, essential aspect of the modern day human experience. An indirect impact can be a loss of a personal connection with your colleagues. The 2017 Sustainable Purchasing Leadership Council (SPLC) Summit has found a way to utilize technology to foster connection, not isolation, and promote attendance at the Summit. […]

12 Days of Sustainability

12 Days of Sustainability With MeetGreen

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As the holiday season ends, we thought it would be fun AND helpful to do a countdown with the 12 Days of Sustainability. Starting on December 25th we posted to our Facebook and Twitter accounts a useful sustainable event tip you could use during the holidays and year round! In case you missed them, here […]

Fun Fact Friday: Nancy Zavada

Fun Fact Friday – All About Nancy

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In our Fun Fact Friday series we are featuring team members from MeetGreen so you can learn more about us! Nancy Zavada President, MeetGreen What project are you currently working on? We are finishing up a very busy event season, recertified as an ISO 20121 business and are now making plans for 2017. We have […]

Happy Holidays from the MeetGreen Team

Happy Holidays from the MeetGreen Team

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It’s that time of year when we take time to celebrate the holidays with our friends, family, and co-workers. We hope you enjoy your festivities this holiday season! During this time of celebration we would like to take a moment and reflect back on what a great year it has been by highlighting some of […]

Behind the Scenes at Oracle OpenWorld 2016

Behind the Scenes at Oracle OpenWorld 2016

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Greetings from San Francisco, home of Oracle’s OpenWorld event! As a Sustainability Project Manager, my role during an onsite visit is to meet with all the vendors who play an important part in driving the sustainability elements of the event, take in all the sustainability sights and activities, and document EVERYTHING! 8:00am: Breakfast Breakfast and […]