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Sustainability Commitment

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As the professional management company serving Asia's premier venue for exhibitions, conventions, meetings and banquets, Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre (Management) Limited (“HML”) is committed to inspiring leadership in event sustainability management with reference to the international standard ISO 20121. 

We are committed to our role as responsible corporate citizenship for the protection of the environment and betterment of society, along with achieving business excellence.  In observation of our organisation's Values, covering Leadership, Integrity, Safety and Security, Technology Enhancement, Sustainable Development, Communication, Continuous Improvement, and Creativity, HML aims to improve our event sustainability management system and sustainability performance continuously through:

  • Protecting the environment by implementing Green Initiatives to minimise our environmental impact;
  • Supporting community sustainability initiatives through Caring for Community;
  • Maintaining full compliance with applicable regulatory and other requirements, and promoting industry best practice;
  • Delivering service excellence for event organisers, while offering safe, secure, accessible and environmentally friendly facilities for participants and general visitors;
  • Integrating sustainable concept into every stage of event management processes, and addressing business opportunities and risks in this regard;
  • Caring for staff on their development and well-being, building a professional team equipped with event-related sustainability competence and awareness;
  • Collaborating with event organisers and planners, business partners, suppliers and contractors to ensure high level event quality and sustainability performance; 
  • Upkeeping with technology advancements and community feedback to continuously enhance event sustainability effort; and
  • Communicating with stakeholders on event sustainability performance.

Download HML's event sustainability policy

HML reached a significant milestone in its sustainability efforts in November 2015 by becoming the first organisation in Hong Kong to receive the 3-year recognition for ISO 20121 Event Sustainability Management System certificate. HML has successfully achieved recertification in 2018.

HML has achieved ISO 20121 certificate.