Event Greening Forum’s first research findings published

Event Greening Forum’s first research findings published

In the process of event greening, you’re likely to come across the phrase: “You cannot manage what you cannot measure.” In order to be more energy efficient, or conserve water, or reduce your waste footprint, you need to know the scale of the problem and be able to...
Exhibition of Exhibitions 2019

Exhibition of Exhibitions 2019

The Association of African Exhibition Organisers (AAXO) is hosting the third Annual Exhibition of Exhibitions (EoE) on 30-31 January 2019 at the Blue Wing Conference & Events Venues, Ticketpro Dome. This annual event is aimed at exhibitors, organisers and...
EGF to fund research into lifecycle of wood at exhibitions

EGF to fund research into lifecycle of wood at exhibitions

The Event Greening Forum (EGF) is in the process of contracting an independent researcher to investigate the life cycle of wood in the South African exhibition industry. Greg McManus, the EGF Chairperson, says, “Wood and wood products remain a staple material in...
Africa Expo-sing Sustainable Materials

Africa Expo-sing Sustainable Materials

Nestled below the foothills of the world renowned Western Cape Wine Region is a little known company manufacturing a world benchmark in sustainable materials. Engineered fibre board (EFB) is the light weight, non toxic and sustainable substitute for MDF, particle...

What does it take to win an EXSA Green Award?

In 2012 the Exhibition and Event Association of Southern Africa (EXSA) launched Green Award categories for its annual EXSA Awards. The response was positive, with a total of 11 submissions  made for the Green Stand and Green Show categories, and six awards  handed...