September 12, 2015

GO Group at the 1st European Festival Conference

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The European festival association YOUROPE, reveals the program of their inaugural European Festival Conference. Taking place from 2nd – 5th December 2015 in the beautiful Gradonna Mountain Resort, Austria the new conference is dedicated to the interest of festival promoters to meet, exchange, experience and learn. The 3 day event will include seminars, workshops and […]

January 15, 2015

Roskilde Festival and Stop Spild Af Mad (Stop Wasting Food) win Green Operations Award 2014

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What a great evening we had at the 6th European Festival Awards at Eurosonic Noorderslag 2015 in Groningen. We announced this year’s winner of the Green Operations Award and it’s Roskilde Festival & Stop Spild Af Mad! Congratulations! You did an absolutely stunning job! Including social responsibility and change, (food) waste reduction, volunteer work, sustainable […]

December 28, 2014

Green Operations Award 2014 – final five for EFA ceremony

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On January 14 we will reveal the winner of the 3rd Green Operations Award. As a category of the 6th European Festival Awards the GO Award forms something like the “green Oscar” of the European Festival scene. The ceremony will be held at the Oosterport on the opening night of next year’s EurosonicNoorderslag festival and […]

December 27, 2014

Eurosonic 2015 – here we GO again!

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GO Group will once again be responsible for some top-level input as partner of Europe’s most important music business conference and showcase festival: Eurosonic Noorderslag in Groningen/NL. We will present another three sustainability related panels at the main conference at De Oosterport conference center and one session at the new EPIC conference and fair at […]

November 11, 2014

Nominations for Green Operations Award 2014 announced

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For the third time GO Group hosts the “Green Operations Award” as the sustainability related category of the most important pan-european festival awards aka the European Festival Awards. We are looking for the follower of the former winners We Love Green (2012, FRA) and Way Out West (2013, SWE). We are very grateful for the […]

October 7, 2014

5th GreenEvents Europe conference ahead – join us!

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We are happy to once again contribute to the program of the 5th GreenEvents Europe Conference which will be held on nov 3rd and 4th, 2014, at Wissenschaftszentrum Bonn, Germany. The 5th edition of GreenEvents Europe shows that the evenz has established a kind of tradition. It also highlights the growing importance of and the […]

June 5, 2014

GO Group returned to EXIT – thanks for the great time!

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GO Group returned to the wonderful EXIT Festival in Novi Sad for another workshop on greener, smarter and more sustainable events. We had two great days at the Pavle Beljanski Memorial Collection in Novi Sad on July 10 and 11 2014 with international speakers, intense networking and that spectacular festival on top. For those who […]

June 3, 2014

Join us at the ROSKILDE FESTIVAL MASTERCLASS

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May we point your awarenes to this great event and opportunity? On july 2nd and 3rd the legendary Roskilde Festival will host a so called MASTERCLASS on the topic “Trash or Treasure”. How can festivals and cities ensure a sustainable waste management? And how do we motivate (festival) citizens to support this? Roskilde Festival invites […]

January 31, 2014

Thanks for this wonderful workshop in Vienna

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Greener, smarter, more sustainable – the GO Group motto is spreading all across the European events industry and we are finding more and more followers of the green events philosophy. Festivals from all over the continent have taken the lead on this journey and spearhead the movement, but still there’s a long way to go. […]

January 16, 2014

And the winner is…

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Yesterday evening (wed 15th of January 2014) the Green Operations Award 2013 winner was revealed at the Festival Awards Europe 2013 ceremony at Eurosonic Noorderslag in Groningen. The award jury choose the winner and it is WAY OUT WEST (Sweden). Congratulations! The Award was presented by Holger Jan Schmidt, member of our Go Group and Yourope‘s anchorman for green issues. Find […]