The 2020 UFI Sustainable Development Award

The 2020 UFI Sustainable Development Award was designed to recognise companies that have implemented a successful Waste Management approach for exhibitions.

Winner: “Waste Reduction Program” conducted by ICC Sydney
Selected by the jury as the winning entry because of their comprehensive approach to the topic, the clarity of their road map, and their strong results.

Commented: The jury also commended the other finalists for their strong entries:
Greenbuild (USA), the only “single exhibition organiser” among the finalists,
Olympia (UK) & RAI Amsterdam (The Netherlands) for their long-standing commitment to zero waste,
ADNEC (UAE) & Stockholmsmässan (Sweden) for their strong recent achievements.

Ten additional entries were also selected during the first round of the competition as examples for best practices:
Consumer Technology Association (USA),
Fiera Roma (Italy),
IMTMA (India),
Procédés Chénel International (France),
PS Bedi Group (India),
R&C Market Research Company (Russia),
Royal Paragon Enterprise Company Limited (Thailand),
Singapore FinTech Festival (Singapore)
SingEx Holdings (Singapore),
Specialty Coffee Association, Freeman and Honeycomb Strategies (USA).

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