Location: Manchester, UK
Years experience in sustainable event practice: 4
Email: alex @ sustainableeventsltd.com
Details of experience:
Alex Hall joined Sustainable Events Ltd back in 2007 on a part time basis whilst completing his MSc at the University of Manchester.
As a part time consultant for Sustainable Events, Alex acts as a guide and takes companies within the events sector though the processes required to make their operations more sustainable. He helped develop a structured approach to delivering consultancy on the British Standard for Sustainable Event Management (BS 8901) and was one of the first consultants in the country to guide an organization through to being successfully externally certified.
Recently Alex assisted with measurement of the England F.A 2018 world cup bid’s footprint which fed into the first GRI report compiled by a bidding authority. Alex has presented internationally on the subject of event sustainability, GRI, BS 8901 and the future ISO 20121.
Sustainable Events Ltd is a company providing support to businesses in the event industry who wish to implement and measure sustainability initiatives.
Alex has a BSc in Environmental Studies, an MSc in Research Methods in the History of Science, Technology and Medicine and is currently midway through completing a PhD at the University of Manchester. His research focuses on extreme weather and on the development of environmental and sustainability policies in the UK over the last 50-60 years.
List of events and projects worked on:
His clients include; Manchester United Football Club; the Barbican; Carbon Trust Wales; Reed Exhibitions; and Hartlepool Borough Council.
Program being audited: BS8901