Implementing ISO 20121 Sustainable Event Management

Manage your event to an international standard and you will get world-class results. ISO 20121 sustainable event management is designed to help you deliver events that benefit all involved, regardless of size or location. Find out how you can build a sustainable event management system designed specifically to meet your needs when you implement ISO 20121 with us. 

Are you ready for implementation?

Each event is unique. We understand that the way you deliver yours may be different to other companies. We also understand that you may already have some sustainable event management processes in place. That is why we offer customised packages to help you deliver sustainable events every time. An ISO 20121 package can include only the products and services that your business needs. We can help you cut the cost of unnecessary services and overcome the particular challenges you face. We will help you shape an ISO 20121 Project Plan using your existing processes – helping you to build a sustainable events management system as swiftly as possible. We will help you put efficiency and performance first, while you minimise the negative impacts of your event.

Top tips for implementing ISO 20121

  1. Get commitment and support from senior management.
  2. Engage the whole business with good internal communication.
  3. Compare existing event management with ISO 20121 requirements.
  4. Get customer and stakeholder feedback on current event management.
  5. Establish an implementation team to get the best results.
  6. Map out and share roles, responsibilities, and timescales.
  7. Adapt the basic principles of the ISO 20121 standard to your business.
  8. Motivate staff involvement with training and incentives.
  9. Share ISO 20121 knowledge and encourage staff to train as internal auditors.
  10. Regularly review your ISO 20121 system to make sure it remains effective and that you are continually improving it.  

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Why choose BSI?

We pioneered standards more than 100 years ago and today we are the market leader. We help over 65,000 organisations to stand out from their competitors, ranging from top global brands to ambitious SMEs in 150 countries. As one of the few organisations with a thorough understanding of standards, we do not only assess how well you meet the standards, but also create new standards and offer global training to your teams in using them to enhance performance. Our knowledge can transform your organisation.