GMIC 2013 Sustainable Meetings Conference
April 7-10, 2013 Register Today!
The 8th annual Sustainable Meetings Conference will be held in Chicago, IL USA at the McCormick Place. Registration is now live for the 2013 Conference check it out now! www.sustainablemeetingsconference.com
Top Reasons To Attend:
Whether you are an experienced meeting professional or in
the beginning stages of implementing sustainable event practices, the annual
Sustainable Meetings Conference will help you create sparks in your meeting
design by integrating sustainable solutions to benefit all stakeholders. Join
us April 7-10, 2013 at the McCormick
Place in Chicago.
Keep abreast of new developments, cutting edge techniques, latest
technological tools and best practices for integrating sustainable event strategies
into your upcoming meetings and events. Attain CEU/CMP credit for attending the
GMIC Sustainable Meetings Conference.
Topics will include
certification of APEX/ASTM standards, green event apps for destinations, chefs
perspectives on sustainable food and brain food menu planning,
social marketing trends and sustainability,
global case study perspectives, meeting design
and the future of
sustainable events for business meetings, sports and events.
Expand your Network
The annual Sustainable Meetings Conference draws a network
of experienced meeting professionals who understand that sustainability is a
strategic skill necessary to support their companies' core values and achieve
bottom line results. Attending the 2013 Conference is the first step in making
these thought leaders and decision-makers a part of your network while
enhancing your professional skills.
Top sponsors include
Travel Portland, Visit Salt Lake, Vancouver Convention Centre, KLEERTECH©,
Choose Chicago, San Francisco Travel, MCI Group, Freeman and more.
Past attendees are from organizations that
include: Gap Inc, Oracle, Microsoft, Canadian Medical Association, MeetGreen,
McDonald's Inc., VMware, USGBC, MGM Resorts, Marriott Int'l, and more.
Face the challenges of the rapidly changing meetings and
events industry head-on. Find the balance
between live and virtual meetings to maximize attendee engagement while
minimizing your footprint. Discover better methods to assess the financial and
social returns of sustainable alternatives. Improve your bottom line.
Top sessions to
Sustainable menu planning,
social marketing for sustainability, exhibitor tech hour (tools that enable
short cuts to sustainable solutions and measurement tracking), hybrid meetings
and sustainable learning design, measurement: simple to advanced, the
importance of small wins.
Engage in Experiential Programming
Tours of Chicago
Back of house tour of McCormick
Green Dine around Restaurant Tour
Integrated CSR Legacy Experience
in partnership with Cornerstone Community Outreach
See all the fun we had in 2012!
to view our slide show of the conference