April 2009

Happy Earth Day!

Posted by joelle on Wednesday, April 22nd, 2009

Today is Earth Day – lots of events and activities going on, especially over in the US. Are you doing anything to celebrate?
We’re spending the day enjoying the sunshine at Container City, and as we do everyday, busily working on some Earth friendly events including the upcoming Sustainable Events Summit.
Later I’ll be appreciating nature as [...]

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Eventberry relaunches

Posted by andrew on Tuesday, April 14th, 2009

We’ve been road-testing tweaks to eventberry over the past few weeks and the new system is now up and running.
We think eventberry is the best product available to manage your sustainability and compliance to BS8901. Now we’ve made it even better by making the basic system free for all users. So whether you’re an [...]

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Meat free news

Posted by louise on Tuesday, April 14th, 2009

It’s about time for a vegan diet progress update from me. Since Jan 1st I’ve tried to stop eating any animal products and I’ve pretty much been able to stick to it. I’ve only been tempted away by the cakes at the Ritz (it was a special occasion!), and pure hunger in an obscure village [...]

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Mad March

Posted by louise on Thursday, April 2nd, 2009

It’s been a while since our last blog – but there’s been loads going on here at Seventeen. We’ve had back to back events through March – including the foodie event of the year, the OFM Awards; a top level reception at Battersea for Wandsworth Council; the innovative MediaGuardian Awards and a leadership conference for [...]

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Sustainable Events Summit

Posted by andrew on Thursday, April 2nd, 2009

The Sustainable Events Summit 2009 has now launched.
The Summit takes place on Friday 22 May at One Wimpole Street, London. With sustainability currently a huge issue in the events industry, and organisers eager to learn best practice and implement sustainable measures, this is a timely moment for the summit to take place. The [...]

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