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Planning & Communication

Reaching goals for responsible events requires smart planning, accurate measurement and effective communication.


Events provide a unique challenge when it comes to food, event materials, lodging, travel and other provisions.

Resource Management

Managing energy and waste in a responsible way is one of the biggest challenges events face.

Access and Equity

Responsible events have a duty to ensure their experiences are open to as many people as possible.

Community Legacy

Responsible events place a premium on forging positive, ongoing legacies for impacted communities.