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Sustainable Conferencing

Creating a sustainable conference is crucial in today’s world to reduce environmental impact and promote responsible practices. By integrating sustainable principles into every aspect of the event, we can minimise waste, conserve resources, and inspire attendees to adopt eco-friendly habits.

Sustainability at the IFHIMA Congress


Name Badges

Names badges will be fully plastic free at the Congress. We encourage attendees to return their lanyards for recycling.

Congress App

We are proud that our Congress app includes all program information and allows delegates to connect with one another.


There are lots of options out there for delegates travelling interstate or internationally to attend our events who want to offset CO2. Most airline companies offer this as part of their booking process.

Conference Venue: Brisbane Convention and Exhibition Centre

Brisbane Convention & Exhibition Centre (BCEC) strives to be a world leading socially and environmentally sustainable event facility, making a strategic commitment to build a sustainable future for clients, staff and community, through a balance of environmental, social, economic and cultural factors.

Some initiatives include:

  • Sourcing produce locally and sustainably
  • Use of biodegradable products made from plants for all food service disposables
  • Rainwater recycling system 
  • Active partner and supporter of local marine protection initiatives

And many more.