The Big Sustainability Expo (Southampton) 2020

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6th October 2020  .  9.30am to 4.00pm


Help to shape the Planet…one Sustainability Project at a Time!

The 2020 Expo marks the 5th Anniversary of the only dedicated Expo on the South Coast held in Southampton.  The home of corporate sustainability it is now one of the UK’s leading  dedicated exhibitions.

The Big Sustainability Expo 2020 – 9.30am to 4.00pm
Hampshire Business Leaders Climate Summit – 8.30am to 2.30pm
Expo Networking Breakfast – 8.00am to 9.30am

If you are reading this you are very likely working on, or looking to implement a strategy for the reduction of the environmental impact of your organisation.  Our leading experts and exhibitors will work with you to reduce your running costs, improve your processes and help you in meeting the fast-changing expectations of customers and staff. Empowering your organisation to accelerate action against climate change. 

Why this is a vital date for your calendar

Leading experts, suppliers of products, technologies and services, thought leaders, innovators, investors, publications and associations brought together for you…under one roof to answer all your questions.

We match your organisation with leading solutions in the drive towards cost reduction, process improvement and carbon reduction.

To meet and network with like-minded businesses.

“Don’t limit the potential of your organisation. Embrace the power of effective corporate sustainability, and, in turn, reward your organisation with reduced running costs, improved processes and customer perception, and the transparency required by today’s customer and talented and motivated workforce.”

What will feature in 2020

Sustainability Panel – What the Experts have to say
Energy Management
Facilities Management
Waste Management
Recycling Solutions
Water Management
Technology for Good
Infrastructure Solutions
Relevant Business Services
Transport Solutions
Social Value Options
Unique membership deals
Case Studies
Water Stations – No Plastic Bottles 
Hand Sanitising Stations

What you can expect on Expo Floor

-Exhibition floor with up to 100 exhibition stands
-Programme of hot topic workshops throughout the day
-Suppliers you will not find at any other expo
-Product launches
-Technology for Good
-Electric Vehicle Showcase with test drives
-All day networking in the Eco Coffee Lounge
-Free takeaway Expo Guide to refer to all year

2020 LearnZone

We will once again provide FREE ACCESS to leading experts from around the UK covering the Hot Topics of the day.  Timing and topics to be announced shortly.  Please send me early workshop alerts 

Case Study Forum

New for 2020 Sit and listen to experts sharing their successful projects in the form of real life case studies. From those who organised and worked through the process from the start through to completion. 
Please send me early workshop alerts

What the experts have to say

-Institute of Environmental Management and Assessment – IEMA
-Chartered Institute of Wastes Management – CIWM
-Ellen MacArthur Foundation
-GEP Environmental
Our experts are still building  

Electric Vehicle Audit & Showcase

-Business EV cost efficiencies
-Finance and Funding 
-Autonomous vehicles
-How EV in tourism is an income generator
Option Pre-event fleet audit to review in more detail on the day

Meet the Sustainability Consultant

Free lunchtime session – Upper Ground Floor
Between 12.30pm and 1.00pm – Ask those burning questions.

Pre-Expo Networking Breakfast

The Hampshire Chamber will host a pre-Expo networking breakfast between 8.00am and 9.30am when the Expo doors open.  The event will include networking, breakfast and speaker.  For more information please contact the Chamber direct HERE


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We are delighted that we are once again partnering with IEMA for the 2020 Expo. IEMA will provide delegates visiting their stand with a 15% discount on memberships. As well as 15% off upgrades to Graduate, Associate, Practitioner and Full IEMA Membership


What do we want from you?

No Entry Fee
Entry fee from non-exhibiting supplier businesses serving sector
No Parking Fee
Just your time
We will help you make the very best of your time on the day


Visitor Information

Find Electric Vehicle Charging locations on your route
Dynamic city location
Easy transport routes
Hilton at The Ageas Bowl is the Expo venue for today’s professionals.
Modern facilities.
An experience that will complement any brand.
Plenty of areas for quiet one-to-one meetings.
Accessible from all major routes and public transport
A stone’s throw from the M27 and serviced by excellent transport links
Plenty of free parking, while accessible from sustainable public transport alternatives
Expo coffee lounge for food and refreshments, with access to venue bar for food and refreshments
Relax after the Expo at the Hilton Spa
Organise Expo hospitality with a round of Golf at Boundary Lakes


The prestige Hilton Ageas Bowl with modern conference facilities

Hilton Ageas Bowl
Botley Road,
SO30 3XH
T: 023 8202 0900

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