From good to better - Corporate Social Responsibility at the Swedish Exhibition & Congress Centre
We are proud that people from all parts of the world choose the Swedish Exhibition & Congress Centre and Gothia Towers to meet, work, do business, grow relationships, develop products and ideas, eat well and overnight in comfort. We have been in business for over 90 years and our aim is to retain the leading position resulting from our commitment to the environment and the community. Read more
a hygiene factor"
CSR work is a natural part of our daily activities. And in order to maintain our position as a serious and credible player in the meetings industry, the standards we set for ourselves are high. From this perspective, an ethical approach in what we do – being considerate of people and the environment – is an obvious hygiene factor. Read more.
Policy and Organisation
The Swedish Exhibition & Congress Centre's activities regarding sustainability (CSR work) are based on several commitments in the form of policies, memberships and programmes. The most important of these are:
The Swedish Exhibition & Congress Centre and Gothia Towers fulfil Svenska Equality's Accessibility Programme
and are certified accordingly.
The Swedish Exhibition & Congress Centre uses the City of Gothenburg Environmental Management System, and our complex is environmentally certified. The City of Gothenburg Environmental Diploma was awarded in recognition of our environmental policy, goals and detailed action plans. The Swedish Exhibition & Congress Centre's buildings have been subject to an energy audit.
The Swedish Exhibition & Congress Centre's HR (personnel-related) policies include policies on equal opportunities, pay, leadership, safety, rehabilitation, alcohol, drugs, and discrimination.
Our membership of the international organisation MCI (Mind, Communities, Ideas), adds insight to the Swedish Exhibition & Congress Centre's CSR work.
Environmental Diploma (PDF)
Environment Administration, City of Göteborg.
Please contact us with any comments, questions, queries or suggestions regarding our CSR work.
All the images on the Swedish Exhibition & Congress Centre's CSR pages have a local connection.
Photography: Matto Fredriksson, Niklas Wennberg, Martin Örnroth, Carina Gran.