An Eco-friendly Summit

CityU’s work on sustainability is part of its commitment to social responsibility. This Summit is an environmentally responsible event and the following measures have been put in place to reduce the event’s environmental footprint:

Communication & Publicity
  • e-posters & e-backdrop
  • email communication with speakers, guests and participants
  • no corporate gifts
  • minimize use of printed materials
Food & Beverage
  • bring your own bottle
  • no bottled water
  • minimize the use of disposable tableware
  • food waste avoided by not serving food on individual diner’s plates in banquet
  • surplus food collected
Sustainable Use of Resources
  • all display boards and materials are made of recycled paper
  • Reused and recycled event materials will be used wherever possible
  • chair covers will not be used for the banquet in order to reduce laundry
Education & Culture
  • showcase the University's sustainability-related endeavors through projects exhibition
  • enhance awareness via the Sustainability Fashion Show and Green Campus Tour
  • nurture the young generation via Big Questions Challenge
  • foster discussion and reflection through forums and roundtable