Sustainability at SIBCON 2024

We recognise that sustainability is important to our attendees, as well as the maritime market as a whole. As event organisers, we believe in working with the markets we serve to create opportunities that improve our environmental, social and economic impacts. We believe that by focusing on the issues that matter most to you and those that present growth opportunities for businesses that successfully enable positive change, we have a great opportunity to make both our market and events more responsible.


Inspire Sustainability

Environmental Responsibility

Social and Ethical Wokeness

To achieve this, we focus on:

Using our live content to support the sustainability of your market

Investing in creating relationships with our suppliers, exhibitors and other stakeholders that creates a more sustainable event

Developing market-relevant partnerships

To achieve this, we focus on:

Reducing the carbon emissions of our events

Endeavouring to create less waste

Considering sustainability credentials of the items sourced for SIBCON 2022.

To achieve this, we focus on:

Doing business safely and ethically

Considering wellbeing and accessibility

Creating a positive impact on our host cities

Measuring our impacts against meaningful KPIs

SIBCON is managed by Informa Markets. Sustainability at Informa focuses on the long term impacts we have on customers, colleagues, the communities we work in and the environment. Many of our stakeholders are clearly telling us that sustainability (social, economic and environmental) is something that is no longer a nice to have but a necessary part of any event. We want to make sure we’re meeting those expectations and we believe that being sustainable is the right thing to do.

We also recognise that it’s not just about the way we produce our events and products but recognising that we have a role to play in providing a space to work in partnership together with our markets to inspire the sustainable development of the industries we serve. This is an ongoing process for us and we’re looking for ideas of how we can improve.

Informa’s approach to sustainability is structured around five pillars: