Objectives and Chair

The objective of the committee is to achieve a high level of awareness and commitment to sustainability within the exhibition industry. As such, it develops a series of actions to identify and share best practices, to educate and facilitate implementation of sustainability across the value chain of the industry.

Committee Chair

Mr. Philippe Echivard

Geneva, Switzerland
Committee Vice-Chair

Mrs. Betty Huang

UBM Asia
Shanghai (Asia)

Mr. Christian Druart


The Committee is composed of representatives from the industry (venues, organizers, service providers and national associations) from Asia, Europe, Middle East, North America and Pacific regions.

ADNEC (UAE), Agility Fairs & Events (Singapore), AUMA (Germany), BIEC (India), BPA Worldwide (USA), FAMAB (Germany), Fondazione Fiera Milano (Italy), GES (UK), ICC (Australia), IEIA (India), IELA (UK), IFES (Belgium), IIEC (Iran), Messe Frankfurt (Germany), Messe-Marketing – Karla Juegel (Germany), Messe München (Germany), Positive Impact (UK), P.S BEDI & Co. (India), RAI Amsterdam (Netherlands), R.E. Rogers India (India), Reed Midem (France), TCEB (Thailand), UBM Asia (China), UBM EMEA (The Netherlands), and UNIMEV (France).