Green MPEC 2019

 

This year MPEC is going Green!

A few small changes we have made with a greener outlook in mind;

  • We have decided to offer a digital booklet uploaded onto a memory stick for all delegates who would like to save on paper waste.
  • We have selected Bristol as our city to host MPEC 2019. In 2015 Bristol became the UK’s first ever European Green Capital with a drive for creating a sustainable city, Bristol is the perfect host for our green initiative.
  • We will be offering a range of vegetarian only meals for two of the three days of our event. Vegetarianism has been consistently linked with a more sustainable approach to eating and supporting the 'Green Movement'. Scientists believe that a vegetarian diet has 2.5 times less carbon emissions than a meat based diet.
  • The Marriot Bristol City Centre Hotel do not use unnecessary plastic or single use products, all food will be served on reusable crockery. 
  • If you arrive to MPEC via public transport, cycling or walking you will receive a raffle ticket to win a mystery prize.

If you have any ideas about how you think we can help promote a 'greener'  MPEC, please email us at conferences@ipem.ac.uk.

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