A selection of stories from Kongres Magazine's Editor in Chief
Editorials published in the past year echoed the meetings industry’s call for a green transformation. Gorazd Čad delved into the omnipresent issue of greenwashing permeating the industry, the implications the rise in prices will have and why event organisers must digitalise to keep in step with the times. Articles From The Editor are largely introspective and thus reflect the editor’s perspective.
Below are the most-read editorial stories of 2022.
Is Zoom’s success story on the stock market finished?
At the start of March, Zoom announced a substantial drop in its planned income for 2022. Around the same time, the value of stocks of Zoom plummeted by 13%.
A Promise from a Congress: Plant Trees!
It seems planting trees is insufficient for event attendees to embark on more responsible paths. Therefore, commencing such campaigns should be conducted carefully and wisely.
Green Hotels Might Not Be So Green At All
The hotel industry must take on responsibility for its harmful environmental effects. In whatever way we see it, tourism accounts for nearly 10% of greenhouse gas emissions.
If It Sounds Dubious, It Probably Is
Amid a heap of labels, it is challenging to recognise trustworthy certificates that ensure events and destinations are, in fact, environment-friendly.