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December MeetGreenChat – Season of Giving & CSR Projects

Our last #MeetGreenChat of the year was a topic about giving back to the community. CSR projects or Corporate Social Responsibility projects are a way for a company, organization, or an event to give back to their communities. Our discussions about CSR's were thought provoking and gave us all something to think about for future [...]

By |2019-12-06T22:07:22+00:00December 6th, 2019|Blog, MeetGreenChat|0 Comments

November MeetGreenChat – Sustainability Lessons Learned at Home, Work, and at Events

Our most recent #MeetGreenChat discussions were about "Sustainability Lessons Learned at Home, Work, and at Events". We wanted to discuss the different ways sustainability can be integrated into our lives, whether at home, work, or at events. Large scale versus smaller scale environments or vice versa. Is it possible to implement these strategies and what [...]

By |2019-11-15T18:39:07+00:00November 15th, 2019|Blog, MeetGreenChat, Sustainability|0 Comments

October MeetGreenChat – Managing Events in Uncertain Times: Weather

Managing events is a challenge in and of itself. Then you throw in the unexpected and it's a whole new ball game. This month's MeetGreenChat discussed "Managing Events in Uncertain Time - Weather". The weather is unpredictable and as a planner there are some things you can do to prepare for a crisis or emergency [...]

By |2019-10-04T21:48:15+00:00October 4th, 2019|Blog, Emergency Response, MeetGreenChat|0 Comments

June MeetGreenChat – What are SDGs? How do They Connect to Events?

In this month's tweet chat we wanted to discuss the UN Sustainable Development Goals and see how we can connect them with event planning. There are seventeen goals in total and there are several that you can keep in mind while planning your next event. Here's a recap of the #MeetGreenChat: Have you heard of [...]

May MeetGreenChat – What Makes Your Menu Sustainable

There are many things to consider when planning an event, including planning your menu. This month's tweet chat we tackled "What Makes Your Menu Sustainable". This topic sparked great discussions about sustainable menus and we learned from one another that there are many things to consider to create a sustainable menu. Read on to find [...]

April MeetGreenChat – Sustainable Event Branding

This month's topic for the MeetGreenChat sparked creative examples on how you execute sustainable event branding. This is a very large topic that we tackled in the tweet chat and I am sure we will discuss it again. Read on to find out what we learned from one another. What elements are included in your [...]

By |2019-04-08T21:20:06+00:00April 8th, 2019|Blog, Green Meetings, MeetGreenChat, Sustainability|0 Comments

March MeetGreenChat – Food Waste

Continuing in our discussions about waste this month's tweet chat topic was food waste. There are many avenues that food waste can occur during an event; with proper planning you can minimize this waste in a variety of resourceful solutions. Let's see what the participants in this month's MeetGreenChat had to say about food waste [...]

By |2019-03-14T00:17:04+00:00March 14th, 2019|Blog, MeetGreenChat|0 Comments

February MeetGreenChat – Zero Waste

Zero waste is a very popular topic in events, in business, and even at home. There are many innovative ideas out in the world about zero waste and how to achieve that goal. In events it can be tricky to claim a zero waste victory, but that doesn't mean we shouldn't try. This month's #MeetGreenChat [...]

By |2019-02-22T21:20:55+00:00February 8th, 2019|Blog, MeetGreenChat, Sustainability, Uncategorized|0 Comments

2019 New Year’s Resolutions for Greening Events

To kick off 2019 right we discussed New Year's resolutions for greening events at this month's #MeetGreenChat! Lot's of great ideas came from the discussions during the tweet chat. Here's are some highlights: What are some elements that make an event green? So many elements to making an event green, some easy wins were around [...]

By |2019-01-11T22:41:41+00:00January 11th, 2019|Blog, MeetGreenChat, Sustainability|0 Comments

Sustainable Menu Planning

The choice of food and beverage can have a big impact on an event’s environmental footprint. Sustainable menu planning reflects the decisions that organizers make regarding the selection of food and beverage served at conferences and events. We thought that "Sustainable Menu Planning" would be a great topic for our last #MeetGreenChat of the year! [...]

By |2018-12-10T22:40:11+00:00December 10th, 2018|Blog, MeetGreenChat, Sustainability|0 Comments