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Meet Better: 167 Easy Ways to Make Your Events More Environmentally Responsible

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Introducing Meet Better: 167 Easy Ways to Make Your Events More Environmentally and Socially Responsible

Written by Mariela McIlwraith, CMP, CMM, MBA, of Meeting Change, Shawna McKinley, MAAEC, and Nancy Zavada, CMP, of MeetGreen, Meet Better is a book written to help meeting professionals easily incorporate sustainable practices into their events.

This book has three sections with each sub-topic containing easy tips and an associated infographic that explores topics in greater depth. The sections and topics include:

Part 1: Core Elements
  • Food and beverage planning and service
  • Site selection
  • Waste management
  • Transportation and travel
  • Purchasing practices
  • Onsite management
Part 2: Program Elements 
  • Meeting design
  • Trade shows, fairs and exhibitions
  • Community service projects
  • Participant actions
  • Sharing your story
  • Sustainability focused sponsorship opportunities
  • Event marketing
Part 3: The Next Steps
  • Sustainability strategy

To order a copy and to view a free excerpt from the book, visit:
Use the discount code CICCMP to receive a 20% discount on books ordered before the end of the 2015 CMP Conclave.

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