First BS 8901 Green Event

Meeting Professionals International held the first event to be certified as being in compliance with the British Standards Institution’s BS 8901, a standard for sustainable events developed as a guide for planning the 2012 Olympic Games.

MPI’s European Meetings and Events Conference, which drew 750 delegates to ExCel London last April, has been certified in each of the three phases of BS 8901: planning pre-event, implementation during the event, and review post-event. MPI worked with

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