Green Events and Innovations Conference announced

The second Green Events & Innovations Conference will take place at London's Southbank Centre on Friday 16 March.

The event will be hosted by A Greener Festival and Bucks New University, and supported by the Association of Independent Festivals.

Confirmed panels include minimising water use at festivals, sustainable food & catering at events and the economics of sustainable events as well as updates on waste, recycling, energy use and new innovations from the festival and event business.

There will also be updates on the Greener Festival Award scheme for 2012.

Last year’s successful conference was attended by delegates and panellists from festivals including Reading and Leeds Festivals, Truck and Wood, NozStock, Sunrise Celebration, Glastonbury, Waveform, Isle of Wight, Sonisphere, Lounge on the Farm, Hadra Trance Festival, Kendal Calling, Splendour, End of the Road and Roskilde.

The day runs from 10am until 6pm and costs £75 per delegate.

Students and AIF members can get a discounted rate of £50 per ticket.

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