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:
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).
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.
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.
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.