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Green Meetings Industry Council - Dutch chapter

The Green Meeting Industry Council (GMIC) is a non-profit organization. The Council is a membership-based professional organization which provides educational resources to planners, suppliers, and venues seeking to meet the ever-rising standards consumers set for sustainable meetings.


The Council seeks to transform the global meetings industry through sustainable practices which incorporate environmental considerations throughout all stages of a meeting in order to minimize the negative impact on the environment. The Council will promote environmentally responsible strategies through the collaborative efforts of meeting industry stakeholders, balancing economic, environmental, and community objectives. Your support is an integral component of our success.

According to the Green Meeting Industry Council a green meeting incorporates environmental considerations throughout all stages of the meeting in order to minimize the negative impact on the environment.

What is a Green Meeting

A green or sustainable meeting or event incorporates environmental considerations to minimize its negative impact on the environment.

10 green meeting tips

Not sure how to make your meeting a green one? Here are 10 easy to execute tips to make your meeting more sustainable.

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Green accommodation

An important part of planning a green meeting is selecting hotels and venues that support your green objectives.

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Green transportation

An important factor for a green meeting is the transportation of people and goods and the effort to reduce its footprint.

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Top 10 Green Food & Beverage

Green food and beverage plays an important part in your green meeting. Here is our top 10 green food and beverage in Holland list.

Top 10 Green Social Programmes

A green meeting should have an environmentally friendly social programme for your delegates. Here is our top 10 list for green social programmes in Holland.

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