About mci group and what sustainability means to us
Our business is founded on a simple human insight: when people come together, magic happens.
mci group brings human beings together to share ideas and positively shape the future.
For 30 years, brands and associations have trusted us to innovate and creatively inspire their audiences. As a key aspect of this, we help our clients transform and accelerate change to promote a more sustainable and inclusive society.
By taking a triple bottom line approach to People, Planet, Performance, our goal is to encourage an active culture of care and responsibility, backed up by concrete actions.
This website serves as our annual sustainability report for 2021. We invite you to browse through and learn more about our commitments and achievements.
Our key areas of focus moving forward
Diversity, equity & inclusion
We are committed to creating a safe and accepting environment in which all people can thrive. We are committed to fairness and equity in all aspects of our organisation.
Protecting our people and assets
We are committed to prioritising the health and safety of all our employees, clients and stakeholders and safeguarding sensitive information and data.
Responsible consumption & production
We are committed to practising ethical and sustainable sourcing.
We are committed to integrating environmental, social and governmental practices throughout all our operations and client projects.
Learning & development
We are committed to the continued education and development of all our employees and stakeholders.
We are committed to better controlling our carbon footprint, with a focus on digital, leaving an environmental legacy to be proud of.
We have aligned ourselves with leading international standards in sustainability, social responsibility and reporting to present a thorough strategy and report which is transparent, consistent and credible.
- UN Global Compact (UNGC)
- UN Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs)
- Stakeholder engagement
- Global Reporting Initiative (GRI)
We have been a signatory of the UNGC since 2007 – integrating its 10 universally accepted principles throughout our business. These principles cover human rights, labour, environment and anti-corruption.
The UN SDGs are a roadmap for a better, more sustainable and equal world. We want to make that world a reality. We have mapped the SDGs against our business and identified the most relevant goals to our activities and the ones we want to prioritise.
We use input from our stakeholders to create, validate and improve our sustainability strategy.
All the information in this report is aligned with international GRI guidelines, ensuring accuracy, credibility and consistency.
Explore case studies and human-centric stories about our sustainable achievements in 2021:
MCI France helps Enedis shift its sponsorship strategy with the Tour de France towards sustainability.Enedis, the French electricity network...
Innovative and ground-breaking method enables measurement of the CO2 footprint of a virtual event for the first time.The SAP Sustainability Summit...
The OURSummit organised by MCI China was certified ISO 20121 in event sustainability management.The 2nd International Conference on Industrial and...
The ITS World Congress is the biggest event focused on smart mobility and the digitalisation of transport. In October 2021, MCI Brussels together...
In 2021, we launched our global step challenge, “Mind Over Miles”.Held over one month, the goal of this group-wide step challenge is to promote...
To acknowledge women’s crucial work in Copernicus, the EU’s Earth Observation Programme, the European Commission asked our public affairs &...