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Workforce Wellbeing
18 April 2024
Convene at 22 BishopsgateLondon

CREATING A SUSTAINABLE EVENT EXPERIENCE

Bringing the wellness community together to build a sustainable future

We’re committed to running events which are both environmentally sustainable and socially responsible. Here’s a breakdown of how we’re embedding sustainability in everything we do….

OUR COMMITMENT TO SUSTAINABILITY

Social Responsibility

We want Workforce Wellbeing to be run in a socially responsible manner. To do so, we are focusing on:

  • Doing business safely and ethically
  • Considering wellbeing and accessibility
  • Creating a positive impact on our host cities and measuring our impacts
  • Supporting sponsors and partners in donating to local and industry-related charities

Environmental responsibility

Workforce Wellbeing will be run in an increasingly environmentally responsible manner, focusing on:

  • Reducing carbon emissions
  • Designing our events to eliminate waste
  • Considering sustainability credentials for every item sourced for the event

Sustainable development

Our aim is for Workforce Wellebing to promote long-term sustainable development. We are committing to: 

  • Using our content to support the sustainability of the industry
  • Developing close partnerships with relevant charities, companies and associations and giving them a platform to promote their work in the field
  • Facilitating discussions on pertinent topics including diversity & inclusion, gender balance, sustainability trends, the impact on the environment & more..

FASTERFORWARD TO ZERO

FasterForward is Informa’s approach to sustainability, moving faster to become a zero waste and net zero carbon business. 

A series of activities and commitments carried out between 2020-2025 will ensure our events become ever more sustainable, delivering a truly positive impact to the markets we serve. We will also actively help our partners, customers and wider markets to achieve the same.Our FasterForward commitments include:

  • Become carbon neutral across our events by 2025
  • Halve the waste generated through our events by 2025
  • Embed sustainability inside 100% of our events by 2025

See the full list of commitments and find out more >>

SUSTAINABILITY SPONSORSHIPS AT WORKFORCE WELLBEING

Align your brand to sustainability goals and get benefits such as: Increased brand awareness amongst attendees, Improved brand image and reputation, Brand alignment with environmental causes and Storyline and themed messaging pre/post event.

HELP IMPROVE THE SUSTAINABILITY OF WORKFORCE WELLBEING

As an attendee

  • Consider how you'll get to the event and if you can avoid air travel or take lower carbon transport
  • Consider the environmental credentials of the hotel when deciding where to stay
  • Bring a refillable bottle to save plastic
  • Recycle your waste onsite and in your hotel where possible
  • Only take the give-aways or brochures you need and will use, consider if there are digital alternatives

As an exhibitor

  • Ensure your stand can be reused by either yourself or by your contractors
  • Optimise your travel by consolidating your shipments and choosing logistic companies with strong sustainability credentials
  • Think carefully about handouts, reduce them by going digital and source recycled, sustainably certified

CONTACT US AND SHARE YOUR STORY

Would you like to work with us on the sustainability of our event? Would you like to share your own story and efforts? Got an idea? Contact the event team for more information.