Green your conference experience

Before the conference

  • Purchase carbon offsets for your air travels
  • Stay closer to the conference venue to avoid unnecessary travel
  • Use public transportation or use shared ride options like Uber
  • Bring previous AOM badge holder/lanyard and use them again

During the conference

  • Skip the printed program and use one of the many electronic options available.
  • Reuse your hotel room towel and bedding
  • Recycle papers, fliers, and handouts (or do not take them at all!)
  • Locate and use recycling and compost bins throughout the conference venues
  • Bring a reusable water bottle with you
  • Avoid food waste by bringing boxes to PDWs and social events with catering

At the hotel

  • Adjust your hotel room temperature or turn off the air conditioning when you are not in the room
  • Turn off lights in your hotel room and unplug appliances or other equipment when not in use
  • Turn off water while brushing your teeth or washing your face
  • Seek out local, organic, seasonal, vegetarian, and vegan dining options
  • Buy sustainable souvenirs