As the global association of the exhibition industry, UFI is committed to driving and supporting sustainable development among our global membership and the exhibition industry at large.

UFI Sustainable Development Initiatives

Overview of UFI’s and our members’ sustainable development initiatives globally.

Sustainable Development Guidelines

Overview of existing sustainable development guidelines for system management (ISO 20121) and for reporting (GRI and UFI templates).

United Nations Sustainable Development Goals (UNSDG) Reporting

Series of reports showcasing projects within the exhibition industry adhering to UNSGD.

Net Zero Carbon Events

A business events industry initiative to address climate change.

Finding the Future, Together White Paper

A research paper on the environmental impact of the B2B trade show industry in the United States and Canada.

The Trade Show Travel Balance

Results and learnings from a NZCE subgroup focused on the concept of travel consolidation and shared as a project update and in the spirit of transparency so that others can follow and help scale the study.