Sustainable Conferencing Initiative

... Sustainable Conferencing Initiative

Meet the team

Mr Alastair Downie, head of IT at the Gurdon Institute, UK.

Prof. Sally Lowell, developmental and stem cell biologist at the Centre for Regenerative Medicine, University of Edinburgh, UK.

Dr Holly Shiels, cardiac physiologist at the Division of Cardiovascular Sciences, University of Manchester, UK.

Prof. Kate Storey, FRSE, developmental biologist and head of the Division of Cell & Developmental Biology, College of Life Sciences, University of Dundee, UK.

Viktoria Lamprinaki

Our Sustainable Conferencing Officer Viktoria Lamprinaki is a sustainability specialist and is here to offer guidance and support when planning sustainable events and implementing new technologies. To share your experiences and ideas, or ask any questions you may have, email the Initiative at

Join the discussion

Visit our Forum to share your ideas and questions with the community.

Our Blog

Our Blog was created to share information on various aspects of event sustainability and new technologies.

We want to hear from you

As we begin this project, we want to gather brief case studies from conference organisers, speakers and delegates about interesting conference models and intriguing new technologies.

Get in touch to share your thoughts.

Updated on 8 September 2021