Welcome to the Event Greening Forum

The aim of the Event Greening Forum (EGF) is to promote and embrace sustainable and ethical business practices within the events industry in South Africa, with an initial focus on meetings, incentives, conferences, exhibitions and events (hereafter called events industry). The EGF was established through the dedication and support of the industry associations who are recognised as founding members.



The following objectives have been identified for the Event Greening Forum:

Industry Sectors

The following main sectors have been identified:
  • Professional Conference Organizers (PCOs) and Destination Management Companies (DMCs)
  • Exhibition and Events Organizers
  • Suppliers and Sub-contractors (infrastructure, AV, transport, products, etc)
  • Venues

Media Partner

The Event Magazine is part of the Film & Event Media stable, and is the official media partner of the Event Greening Forum.






Meetings Magazine is part of the 3S Media stable, and is a newly formed partnership with the Event Greening Forum.

Founding Members

In 2011 the following eight associations became Founding Members of the Event Greening Forum, and have provided strong support with its structural development and marketing



Event Greening