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Green Events & Innovations Conference returns for 2020

GEI12 will focus on sustainability issues around catering, water and sanitation, transport, energy and venues of all sizes

By IQ on 10 Jul 2019

GEI13 will take place next year in a virtual format

A packed session at GEI11

The 12th edition of the Green Events & Innovations Conference (GEI), the conference for sustainability at live events, is open for registration.

Next year’s conference, run by A Greener Festival in partnership with the International Live Music Conference (ILMC), will take place on Tuesday 3 March 2020 at the Royal Garden Hotel in London, the day before ILMC. GEI12 will mark the second year in a larger conference space shared with the ILMC Production Meeting (IPM), after moving this year following 2018’s sell-out and amid increased interest in environmental issues.

Topics confirmed for the 2020 agenda include water and sanitation innovation, transport of the future, audience behaviour and campsite waste, ‘venues and arenas: small/medium and mega! What’s now and next’, ‘green, clean and lean energy – from remote locations to inner-city sites’, ‘the true cost of catering’ and ‘doctor’s circularity surgery: what is this stuff and where can I stick it?’.

Topics include water and sanitation, transport and the true cost of catering

Also returning are the International AGF Awards and the ever-popular GEI/IPM networking drinks.

The full GEI12 agenda along with keynote speaker, chairs and panellists, will be published in the coming months.

Limited earlybird tickets for GEI12 are on sale now, priced at the discounted rate of £80 + VAT.

Read the highlights of this year’s GEI11 conference here.


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