|ISO 20121 and GRI EOSS: Real Life Applications of International Standards for Sustainability in Events, as experienced at London 2012|
GMIC Sustainability in Action Series
October 2, 2012 at 9am PST
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This webinar will focus on the launch of ISO 20121 this summer
and the key learnings we have already experienced within the events
industry. You’ll also hear background to the development of ISO 20121 and
GRI EOSS and their relevance for the events industry. Examples of
sustainability successes experienced by Positive Impact as spectators of London
2012 will also be detailed and provide key learnings and an interesting view of
sustainability in action at the Olympics. Positive Impact are a
non-profit organization that provide education and collaboration opportunities
to catalyse a sustainable events industry. This session will be useful
for event professionals of all levels of sustainability, and all those
interested in international Standards and their practical application.
- Learn from practical examples
of successes from a large scale event
- Hear ideas on what you can start
- Articulate what ISO 20121 and GRI EOSS are and
their application for the meetings and events industry
GMIC Guest Presenter: Eloise Sochanik
|Eloise Sochanik is Project Manager at Positive Impact, a not for profit providing education to support a movement for sustainability in the events industry. Current client projects include supporting Event Scotland with their 2013: Year of Natural Scotland programme, and delivering a bespoke online education system for the exhibitions association, UFI. |
Eloise has a background in environmental sustainability as Client Services Director for The CarbonNeutral Company, delivering offset-led carbon management solutions for a range of corporate clients.
Eloise delivers education and training, both online and face to face at events and workshops, offering guidance around the theoretical applications of sustainability, as well as explaining practical steps to achieve change, furthering our vision of an event sector inspired to have a positive impact.