Member Spotlight: ReSource Design

Member Spotlight: ReSource Design

Each month we shine the light on an Event Greening Forum member who is making noteworthy achievements in their event greening efforts. This month we feature ReSource Design, an exhibition and retail design specialist whose eco-conscious philosophy runs throughout...

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...

Global food supply – We need to plan for system failure

We have no back-up plans. In older times, we would have grain stores to cope with the possibility of a drought. But with the numbers of people we now have living so close to the edge of what the system can provide, the ability to build up such reserves is...

New ‘Green Kids’ on the Block

During 2012 a new player emerged on the events and exhibition scene, namely Shades of Green – a sustainable event and exhibition management company that assists their clients to plan and execute social and corporate events and exhibitions professionally, and in a...

Event Greening Forum launches at Meetings Africa 2011

The South African events industry will take an important step towards a more sustainable future at Meetings Africa 2011. Seven representatives from key associations relating to Meetings, Incentives, Conferences and Events (MICE) will meet to pledge their support as...