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Sustainable business events in Denmark

Business events in Copenhagen, Denmark

Great business events don't have to cost the earth



Denmark is an excellent choice if you are tasked with finding a location that offers sustainable options that help inspire new thinking, less waste and a future-focused state of mind.


We have an array of experts to tap into for everything from food waste to wind energy and sustainable design, and you can arrange conferences and events with the knowledge that sustainability is part of everyday life in Denmark. 

Certified as green

Four of Denmark's key meetings destinations have been awarded Green Tourism Organization certifications. They are only given to those with sustainable tourism at the forefront, and indicate that they have been assessed against 140 exacting criteria. 



Wonderful Copenhagen

Copenhagen's tourism organisation was the first in the world to be certified with the Green Tourism Organisation, GTO.


VisitAarhus provides plenty of bespoke information for those wanting to plan sustainable conferences and events.


Sustainability isn't a choice when you're planning a conference or event in Aalborg - it comes as standard.

Inspiring Denmark

Inspiring Denmark organises conferences and events in South Denmark, and offers advice and checklists for green events.

Making responsible bookings

Search eco-accredited hotels and conference centres via Green Key, and review sustainable, vegan and vegetarian dining options. 

Green Key Hotels & Conference Centres

Green Key® is an international eco-label awarded to leisure organisations such as hotels, hostels and conference facilities. View the full list on their site, here.

Vegan & vegetarian dining options

From Michelin-starred restaurants to cozy hangouts, there are plenty of restaurants in Denmark that suit those focused on a more plant-based diet.

Sustainable dining around Denmark

A list of restaurants across Denmark that have a strong focus on sustainability in their menus and their policies regarding the running of their businesses.

How to go green

Find out more about food waste, green meeting planning and specific programs set up in Copenhagen and Aarhus that focus on sustainable business events. 

Food waste

A key issue for conferences, congresses and big events holders. In Denmark, an organisation called Too Good To Go works with the majority of our venues to minimise food waste. Find our more about it here.

The Green Meetings Handbook

Tips for greener meetings and information about sustainable actions in the Aarhus Region.

Sustainable Aarhus

Information and free consultancy options for anyone planning sustainable events in and around the city of Aarhus.

Sustainable Copenhagen

Essential checklists and hotel and venue search options for anyone planning sustainable business events in Copenhagen, along with key contacts.

Copenhagen Legacy Lab

The Copenhagen Legacy Lab exists to support and develop a positive, long-lasting and sustainable impact of international congresses.