The past two years have highlighted environmental and social initiatives, this year’s submissions are coming in and we are looking forward to seeing all of them by the end of the week!
Last year, Gothenburg received the Innovation Award for its pioneering app which facilitates greater accessibility for events “Got Event” – the first app of its kind addressing accessibility within events and venues to enhance the events experience for those living with accessibility challenges.
We see very encouraging signs that the whole industry is considering disability very seriously, and this is fantastic!
In 2016, Helsinki was recognised for its Greening Events Project – a creative joint venture between the neighbouring cities of Helsinki, Espoo and Vantaa that aimed to develop concrete ways of implementing environmental management at events in the capital area in Finland.
An inspiring example of regional collaboration to advance the sustainability agenda in the industry.