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Media Center / New IRF Study Examines Importance and Implementation of Social Responsibility and Sustainability in Incentives and Meetings
Washington, DC (November 16, 2022): The Incentive Research Foundation is pleased to announce the release of Social Responsibility and Sustainability. This study explores the trends and implications around sustainable business practices in the meetings, incentives, conferences, and events industry. Social Responsibility and Sustainability examines ways large and small that businesses are employing sustainable practices to differentiate themselves, align with corporate goals, reduce costs, and generate competitive advantage.
“Social responsibility requirements and sustainability continue to be part of our industry’s conversations,” said Stephanie Harris, IRF President. “Our interviews for this study revealed that sustainable practices are becoming more important to clients and more prevalent in RFPs. However, many clients reconsider if there is resulting increase cost or compromises in venues and reward choice.”
Key insights presented in Social Responsibility and Sustainability include:
To view or download a copy of the full report, please visit the Social Responsibility and Sustainability webpage.
The 2023 IRF Education Invitational will now take place at the fabulous Resorts World Las Vegas, Monday, June 5 – Thursday, June 8, 2023. The 2023 IRF Education Invitational will be designed to show attendees how to deliver a fresh and memorable program in Las Vegas.
Representing all segments of the incentives, rewards, and recognition industry, the IRF Board of Trustees leads the foundation in meeting its mission of conducting research and providing education highlighting the power of incentive and motivational programs.