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Green Meeting Initiatives

Green Your Events

At Loyola University Chicago we are committed to providing our clients with an environmentally responsible campus, venues, housing options, and catering. A green event or meeting incorporates environmental considerations to minimize the negative impact on the environment. Green events are about increasing economic and environmental efficiency by minimizing the use of resources and reducing the amount of waste produced from event activities.

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Planning a green event involves looking at the decisions you already make in a new light. The main categories to consider are:

This document will help you by outlining ideas to consider implementing, and stimulating questions you can ask of event contractors and providers. Please note, although each event is unique, we have created a checklist to be used in planning your event. Although not every action may be relevant to your event, see what efforts you can make towards having a green event.

Small Events

Examples: Small meeting, training session, or conference.

Venue

Housing

Transportation

Food & Beverages

To avoid excess food and beverage remaining at the end of the event:

For more information please contact Loyola Catering at catering@luc.edu or 773.508.6035.

Communications

 

Large or Major Events

Examples: National Conference, Annual Awards Ceremony, VIP Events

Venue

Housing

Transportation

Food & Beverage

For more information please contact Loyola Catering at catering@luc.edu or 773.508.6035.

Communications

Evaluation

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Conference Services
Loyola University Chicago · 1032 W. Sheridan Road · Lake Shore Campus
Chicago, IL 60660 · Phone: (773) 508-8090 · Fax: (773) 508.3181 · E-mail: conferences@luc.edu

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