Sustainable Events

Delivering Sustainable World-Class Events

Delivering Sustainable
World-Class Events

Leading the Way in Eco-Friendly Events

Oracle leads the way in designing sustainable world-class events for customers, partners, developers, and employees.

We implement eco-friendly practices adhering to the following guidelines:

  • Waste not: Promote zero waste
  • Be cool: Model carbon reduction and responsibility for corporate events
  • Give back: Catalyze legacies to benefit host destinations
  • Have fun: Inspire event attendees through engaging sustainability experiences

For the most complete information available on Oracle’s event management practices, please visit our Oracle OpenWorld and JavaOne Sustainability Report for 2014 (PDF) and our Global Green Events Progress Report for 2014 (PDF).

Oracle Global Green Event Program
Sharing Best Practices
Sharing Best Practices
The Oracle Global Green Event Program has engaged 153 Oracle staff and 22 event agencies in improving 3,255 Oracle events in 152 destinations worldwide since June 2011.
 Oracle OpenWorld 2013 Emissions
Reducing Our Carbon Footprint
Reducing Our Carbon Footprint
Since 2012, onsite emissions at Oracle OpenWorld San Francisco have been reduced by 47 percent. In addition, 100 percent of onsite emissions were offset by Oracle in 2014, and 16 percent of additional attendee travel emissions were voluntarily offset.
Oracle OpenWorld 2013 event landfill prevention
Minimizing Waste to Landfill
Minimizing Waste to Landfill
Total onsite waste at Oracle OpenWorld has dropped by 32 percent, or 126 tons, between 2012 and 2014. A full 65 percent of event discards were recycled, composted, and donated to prevent landfill at Oracle OpenWorld 2014.

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