12 Tips to Improve Sustainability at Your Next Event

April 22, 2015 by Cameron Clark
12 tips to improve sustainability at your next event


It’s Earth Day! To honor our beloved blue planet, Hornblower has put together a short list of tips to help you minimize your carbon footprint and improve overall sustainability at your next event, conference or meeting.

12 Tips to Improve Sustainability at Your Next Event

1. Go paperless by using apps. or providing USB drives with handouts, speaker bios, agendas, and show guides. CrowdCompass mobile apps can help.

2. Design menus around seasonal produce (e.g. Winter, Autumn).

3. Use fair trade coffee, tea, and chocolate.

4. Build relationships with farm-to-table …

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2015 Event and Meeting Trends to Look Out For

April 3, 2015 by Damian O’Keeffe
Event trends in 2015


Advances in mobile technology, higher standards for sustainability, and a rise in event globalism will combine to create an exciting environment for events in 2015. As planners increasingly consider and integrate these aspects and concepts into the events that they produce, we’re likely to see a number of specific trends emerge throughout the calendar year. Here are some of the event and meeting trends that are sure to take off in 2015.

Events are no longer a two or …

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