Just a few days after the publication of its Environmental, Social and Governance (ESG) report, American Express GBT is clearly planning to occupy the eco-responsibility field. Now it’s the turn of the TMC’s Meetings & Events division to step up to the plate with a new announcement: the launch of a ” range of solutions ” aimed at ” helping customers measure and reduce the carbon footprint of their meetings and events “. Called Carbon Neutral Events, this offer is mainly based on a consulting solution, and therefore on the expertise of American Express Meetings & Events teams. The latter…

Just a few days after the publication of its report on the environment, social and governance (ESG), American Express GBT intends to visibly occupy the field of eco-responsibility. Now it’s the turn of the TMC’s Meetings & Events division to step up to the plate with a new announcement: the launch of a ” range of solutions ” aimed at ” helping customers measure and reduce the carbon footprint of their meetings and events “. Called Carbon Neutral Events, this offer is mainly based on a consulting solution, and therefore on the expertise of American Express Meetings & Events teams. Their mission will be to accompany client companies on the road to sustainability. This will be done through two inseparable areas of work in this case: measuring and reducing carbon emissions.

We believe that our sustainable meetings and events solutions will be a game changer because they enable clients to meet their corporate carbon reduction goals,” said Gerardo Tejado, SVP Value Development and GM Meetings and Events at Amex GBT. ” Our solutions reflect our commitment to high standards of integrity and business ethics, while operating in a sustainable manner. This commitment is embedded in best practices across our operations, services and supply chain,” he continues.

The world has changed: companies want more responsible travel and meetings and want to work with sustainable and inclusive partners

Milton Rivera, VP Global Business Development, Global Client Group & APAC region for American Express Meetings & Events, said, “Today, the value of physical meetings is more appreciated and recognized than ever. The world has changed: companies want more responsible travel and meetings and want to work with sustainable and inclusive partners who can help them achieve their goals.
According to the American Express Meetings & Events 2022 Global Meetings and Events Forecast report, 83% of companies emphasize the importance of incorporating sustainability an the heart of meetings and events.