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Where You Will Find Us This Spring

The MeetGreen team will be out and about this spring, 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. Fair Trade Campaigns National Conference: March 23 - 25, Washington D.C [...]

By |2018-04-12T21:35:47+00:00March 16th, 2018|Blog|0 Comments

Where Will You Find Us In Fall of 2017?

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 [...]

By |2018-07-06T16:40:40+00:00September 11th, 2017|Blog, Sustainability|0 Comments

Why Bother with Sustainable Practices at Your Meetings?

Indeed. Why bother with sustainable practices at your meetings? Why bother recycling on the show floor? Why bother serving local food? Why bother choosing seafood from a sustainable fishery? Why bother asking venues if they use renewable energy? Why bother measuring your environmental footprint? Why bother reusing signage? Why bother choosing condiments in bulk? Why [...]

By |2017-12-19T02:59:01+00:00April 19th, 2017|Blog, Green Meetings, Sustainability|0 Comments

Virtual Site Visit – Could It Be a Thing?

Do you need to do a site inspection for an event you are planning or managing? Are you unable to go in person? Have you considered a virtual site inspection? In the age of deep digital resources, a meeting professional and hosting organization can accomplish most of the preliminary inquiry process for property suitability by [...]

By |2017-12-20T22:58:32+00:00January 25th, 2017|Blog, Technology|0 Comments

Top 10 Tips For Your Holiday Events

'Tis the season for holiday events! How do you plan a holiday event with sustainable goals in mind? Don’t worry, we have you covered! The MeetGreen team has put together 10 tips for your holiday events this season that will guide you greener events no matter what the occasion may be. Provide china and linen [...]

By |2018-01-24T23:40:10+00:00November 16th, 2016|Blog, Healthy Events, Sustainability, Tips|0 Comments

Event Cancellation Insurance – To Purchase Or Not To Purchase?

For all of us living and interacting in the modern world, we can agree that it’s a wonderful, yet unpredictable place. The purchase of event insurance provides you with the ability to navigate any stormy seas while resting assured that your organization’s boat does not capsize. What does it cover? Event cancellation insurance can provide [...]

By |2017-12-06T00:37:05+00:00August 31st, 2016|Blog|0 Comments

Make Your Events “Healthy, Wealthy and Wise”

They eat right, exercise, and get quality sleep while at home, it is any wonder why participants are asking for the same considerations when traveling and attending a meeting? Health and wellness are the latest trends in the hospitality industry and professional organizers are learning to incorporate them into meetings and events.  While conferences can [...]

By |2017-12-06T03:01:18+00:00March 22nd, 2016|Blog, Healthy Events, Sustainability, Travel|0 Comments

Risk or Reward? The Double Edged Sword of Event Information Security

In the MeetGreen GreenStorming Hangout last December, I talked with Event Hero’s John Federico about the future of technology and events. One of the most interesting things to come out of the conversation was the idea of how data is impacting events. John said, from his viewpoint, “Events are about data.” With more attendee data, [...]

By |2017-12-06T03:07:35+00:00February 17th, 2016|Blog, Future Trends, Technology|0 Comments

Do Not Disturb Until 2016

In the event business, we are up before the break of day and on the show floor early, reviewing room sets, checking for recycling stations, and ensuring local food is being thoughtfully prepared before people arrive.   Thousands of steps each day are required keep the participant’s experience a productive one.  Our day doesn’t end until [...]

By |2017-12-21T22:10:50+00:00December 29th, 2015|Blog, Campfire Story|0 Comments