Green Meetings/CSR http://meetingsnet.com/taxonomy/term/6620/more en Event Sustainability Is About More than Bottled Water http://meetingsnet.com/blog/event-sustainability-about-more-bottled-water <div class="node-body blog-body"><div></div>Sustainability specialist Shawna McKinley points to some event sustainability issues you may not have considered.</div> <div class="field-content-focus"> <span>Content Classification:&nbsp;</span> Curated </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/face2face">face2face</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/blog/event-sustainability-about-more-bottled-water" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/blog/event-sustainability-about-more-bottled-water#comments Green Meetings/CSR face2face Wed, 09 Apr 2014 21:25:00 +0000 40781 at http://meetingsnet.com MeetGreen Unveils Expanded, User-Friendly Resource Kit for More Sustainable Meetings http://meetingsnet.com/green-meetingscsr/meetgreen-unveils-expanded-user-friendly-resource-kit-more-sustainable-meetings <div class="field-deck"> New toolbox offers checklists, surveys, contract clauses </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div><p>MeetGreen, the Portland, Ore.&ndash;based consultancy that helps organizations plan more sustainable meetings, has unveiled an expanded, user-friendly Resource Kit that includes multiple tools that event organizers and suppliers can put to use right away.</p> </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/green-meetingscsr/meetgreen-unveils-expanded-user-friendly-resource-kit-more-sustainable-meetings" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/green-meetingscsr/meetgreen-unveils-expanded-user-friendly-resource-kit-more-sustainable-meetings#comments Green Meetings/CSR Mon, 07 Apr 2014 18:35:00 +0000 40741 at http://meetingsnet.com The M3 Road Trip: Montréal to Boston for PCMA http://meetingsnet.com/meeting-formats/m3-road-trip-montr-al-boston-pcma <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>1 bus, 4 CEUs, 22 meeting pros, 600 miles...</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/meeting-formats/m3-road-trip-montr-al-boston-pcma" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/meeting-formats/m3-road-trip-montr-al-boston-pcma#comments Association Meetings Green Meetings/CSR Meeting Formats Fri, 31 Jan 2014 20:35:00 +0000 39631 at http://meetingsnet.com <p>Marie Lou Coupal, JPdL International, got the road trip rolling.</p> GMIC’s Sustainable Meetings Conference to Offer Sustainability in Action, Collaborative Sessions http://meetingsnet.com/green-meetingscsr/gmic-s-sustainable-meetings-conference-offer-sustainability-action-collaborative-s <div class="field-deck"> Event sustainability mavens will convene in San Francisco, April 15 to 17 </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>GMIC's annual conference for professionals focused on making events more sustainable will be held at the San Francisco Hilton from April 15 to 17.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/green-meetingscsr/gmic-s-sustainable-meetings-conference-offer-sustainability-action-collaborative-s" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/green-meetingscsr/gmic-s-sustainable-meetings-conference-offer-sustainability-action-collaborative-s#comments Green Meetings/CSR Tue, 28 Jan 2014 02:27:00 +0000 39541 at http://meetingsnet.com Whole Earth Calculator App Tells Your CSR Story http://meetingsnet.com/green-meetingscsr/whole-earth-calculator-app-tells-your-csr-story <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Get ready for a new type of stat on the NFL twitter feed after the Super Bowl next weekend, courtesy of the Whole Earth Calculator, an app that's tracking the amount of leftover food donated from NFL-sanctioned events leading up to and including the big game. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/green-meetingscsr/whole-earth-calculator-app-tells-your-csr-story" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/green-meetingscsr/whole-earth-calculator-app-tells-your-csr-story#comments Financial/Insurance Meetings Association Meetings Green Meetings/CSR Corporate Meetings Medical Meetings Fri, 24 Jan 2014 23:28:00 +0000 39511 at http://meetingsnet.com Green Meetings: How to Get Started http://meetingsnet.com/tips-top/green-meetings-how-get-started <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Paul Salinger, vice president of marketing at Oracle Corp. and acting chairman of the Green Meeting Industry Council Board of Directors, discusses both tactical and strategic steps involved in getting a green meeting program off the ground. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/tips-top/green-meetings-how-get-started" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/tips-top/green-meetings-how-get-started#comments Green Meetings/CSR Expert Advice Tips From Top Thu, 21 Nov 2013 22:01:00 +0000 38601 at http://meetingsnet.com 5 Ways to Make Hotel Rooms Greener http://meetingsnet.com/green-meetingscsr/5-ways-make-hotel-rooms-greener <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Planners can help satisfy their environmentally-conscious meeting travelers by requesting that hotels make a few small and inexpensive changes. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/green-meetingscsr/5-ways-make-hotel-rooms-greener" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/green-meetingscsr/5-ways-make-hotel-rooms-greener#comments Green Meetings/CSR Fri, 15 Nov 2013 21:00:00 +0000 38461 at http://meetingsnet.com Top Climate Takeaways for Meetings from the New IPCC Report http://meetingsnet.com/green-meetingscsr/top-climate-takeaways-meetings-new-ipcc-report <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>For meeting professionals, the certainty and urgency of the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change hold some important takeaways.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/green-meetingscsr/top-climate-takeaways-meetings-new-ipcc-report" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/green-meetingscsr/top-climate-takeaways-meetings-new-ipcc-report#comments Green Meetings/CSR Fri, 11 Oct 2013 18:01:00 +0000 37262 at http://meetingsnet.com New “Ask For It!” Campaign From GMIC http://meetingsnet.com/green-meetingscsr/new-ask-it-campaign-gmic <div class="field-deck"> Planners and suppliers urged to work together toward sustainable meeting practices, ASTM certification </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>You never know how green your suppliers can get if you never ask</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/green-meetingscsr/new-ask-it-campaign-gmic" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/green-meetingscsr/new-ask-it-campaign-gmic#comments Green Meetings/CSR Tue, 01 Oct 2013 20:53:00 +0000 36842 at http://meetingsnet.com <p> The Colorado Convention Center in Denver is a model for its green efforts</p> GMIC Offers Online Certification Course That Lets Students Plan Sustainable Meetings Conference http://meetingsnet.com/green-meetingscsr/gmic-offers-online-certification-course-lets-students-plan-sustainable-meetings-co <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Students in the Green Meeting Industry Council’s new Certificate in Sustainable Events Planning program won’t just learn how to plan sustainable events. They’ll actually plan one—GMIC’s own Sustainable Meetings Conference.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/green-meetingscsr/gmic-offers-online-certification-course-lets-students-plan-sustainable-meetings-co" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/green-meetingscsr/gmic-offers-online-certification-course-lets-students-plan-sustainable-meetings-co#comments Green Meetings/CSR Education/Certification Mon, 30 Sep 2013 19:14:00 +0000 36722 at http://meetingsnet.com <p> Johanna Walsh, CMP, president, Twirl Management&nbsp;</p>