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If You Had Hired MeetGreen, You Would Be Green Right Now!

That's right, you would be green by now if you had hired MeetGreen to manage your event. We would have set you up for success by managing the conference logistics and using a sustainable strategy to green your event! All of this at no additional cost. Here's Proof Let me share an example. We have [...]

A Pivotal Moment Thanks to a Styrofoam Cup

A Styrofoam Cup & the Aha Moment How did a styrofoam cup change the path of an event company? In the early days of event planning at MeetGreen, there was an “Aha” moment that changed the course of our planning. This moment would pave the way for our planning of sustainable events and our [...]

By |2024-06-04T19:48:15+00:00June 4th, 2024|Blog, Conference Management, Sustainability|0 Comments

Cool Things Clients Do – Corporate Responsibility Issue

What does it mean for organizations to actively promote corporate responsibility, especially during events where they convene their communities to further their work worldwide? In our series highlighting our clients and their innovative ideas around events, this issue focuses on Corporate Responsibility. Our clients have been up to some cool stuff! Environmental Justice Walking Tour [...]

Taylor Swift’s Private Jets Aren’t The Problem

This blog post starts as many in 2024 do: with Taylor Swift. Specifically, the attention Tay Tay (as her friends call her) has received for her private jet use. So.much.attention. I get it in many ways: those “impact per human” graphs showing a HUGE impact next to the tiny little spec of an average [...]

By |2024-05-10T16:58:57+00:00April 18th, 2024|Blog, Carbon, Sustainability, Travel|0 Comments

Take the Leap…Where Will You Be in Four Years?

It is no coincidence that this blog is posted on Leap Day. This "extra" day offers an extraordinary opportunity which comes but every 4 years. Reflecting Back To Move Forward Take a moment to reflect on how sustainable your events were four years ago today. Did you think that going paperless or giving up individual [...]

By |2024-02-29T15:20:32+00:00February 29th, 2024|Blog, Conference Management, Sustainability|0 Comments

Finding Sustainability in an Excessive Industry

Excessive Consumption Finding sustainability in an industry known for excessive consumption. It can be challenging when you are inundated with how fabulous life is with these things. In today’s world filled with displays of excessive consumption such as: Private jets Huge homes Fast fashion Destination weddings Social media influencers show off a world that [...]

By |2024-02-26T23:19:54+00:00February 23rd, 2024|Blog, Conference Management, Sustainability|0 Comments

Diversity Scholarship Programs Open Doors to Possibilities

If one of the goals of your event is to be inclusive, a diversity scholarship program may be perfect for your community. ROSCon has a well-established diversity scholarship program and invites students to apply, regardless if the conference is held in: New Orleans Japan Madrid Simply stated..."ROSCon invites applications from members of groups that have [...]

By |2023-12-01T22:36:54+00:00December 1st, 2023|Blog, Conference Management|0 Comments

Cool Things Clients Do – In the Eye of the Beholder

Attendee Experience The host organization of an event says they are sustainable and use the earth’s resources wisely. Are the attendees experiencing the sustainable initiatives? Are they learning how to convene sustainably? What Should an Attendee Expect? For example, if the event organizer states they are reducing the event's carbon emissions, what should you, [...]

Event Waste Reduction: The Unsung Hero

Waste Reduction is Overlooked Event waste reduction is a strategy that encompasses all aspects of sustainability. When it comes to sustainable events, we often hear about: The goal of hosting a zero-waste event Achieving a high level of waste diversion Across the events industry, organizers are striving to push the national average of 32% [...]

By |2023-10-27T21:12:52+00:00October 24th, 2023|Blog, Sustainability|0 Comments

The Power of the Pig: A Sustainable Approach to Food Recovery

Food Recovery Food recovery is challenging whether you are a conscientious planner, member of a venue team, or a sustainability professional. Ultimately, if we don't implement the recovery process, food waste will continue to pose a significant and ongoing challenge for our conferences and events. Let's talk about the "Power of the Pig!" Food [...]

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