A Sustainable Future at the Heart of Sydney
International Convention Centre Sydney (ICC):
Welcome to the ICC Sydney, the prestigious new venue for PSA24, nestled in the vibrant Darling Harbour. Here, we're not just hosting a conference; we're fostering a future where innovation meets sustainability.
State-of-the-Art Facilities Meet Environmental Consciousness
Experience PSA24 in a venue that resonates with our theme of progress. The ICC Sydney boasts cutting-edge facilities, including a magnificent auditorium for plenary sessions and an expansive trade exhibition hall, all designed to offer an enhanced conference experience while embracing eco-friendly practices.
Stay in Style: Partner Hotels with Special Rates
Located right behind the ICC, this unique hotel offers rooms at $299 for single occupancy. Enjoy the blend of history and modern luxury in these limited rooms that promise to sell out fast. Available for bookings over the nights of 1-3 August 2024.
Just a stone's throw away from the ICC, enjoy special rates from $350 per room per night. Immerse yourself in the city's heart during the conference. Available for bookings over the nights of 1-4 August 2023, until sold out.
Just a short walk from the ICC, Oaks are offering their 'one queen bedroom' apartments for just $279 per night. Featuring a full kitchen and living area with the option of a pull out bed for an extra guest (additional charges apply). Available for bookings from 1-4 August 2024.
Seamless Booking Experience
Book your PSA24 registration now and receive a special link in your confirmation email for hassle-free hotel reservations.
Note: Reservations and payments are managed directly by the hotels.
PSA24's Commitment to Sustainability
Reduction and Recycling Initiatives
At PSA24, we're dedicated to minimising our environmental footprint. We've collaborated with the ICC to implement sustainable practices:
· Meals served on standard crockery with silver utensils, reducing disposables.
· Recyclable packaging for conference items.
· Availability of recyclable water bottles and refill stations.
· Encouragement to use personal reusable water bottles and keep cups.
Eco-Friendly Merchandise and Exhibitor Guidelines
All PSA merchandise at the event is made from recyclable and/or biodegradable materials. Exhibitors are urged to:
· Choose sustainable packaging materials.
· Adopt minimalist designs to reduce waste.
· Utilise reusable or recyclable packaging.
Embracing technology, all conference information, including social events, will be accessible via the PSA24 app, significantly reducing the need for printed materials.
Venue - ICC Sydney
International Convention Centre Sydney Sustainability Policy:
ICC Sydney is committed to best practice environmental sustainability through its Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) program. Our aim is to minimise the potential for negative environmental impact and provide a positive social contribution. To assist in this commitment, ICC Sydney has implemented environmental sustainability systems in line with international standard ISO14001 and EarthCheck criteria. This policy has been developed for our venue to support the commitments of the ASM Global Environmental Policy.
ICC Sydney is an integrated venue located at Darling Harbour in Sydney catering to local, national and international clients. ICC Sydney comprises a Convention Centre, Exhibition Centre and Theatre. The sustainability system covers the management, operation, marketing and promotion of the International Convention Centre Sydney including provision of integrated event management services and support services. ICC Sydney operates its own internal food and beverage facilities covering event and retail services, the environmental system does not cover the activities undertaken by independently operated retail food and beverage outlets.
ICC Sydney strives to limit environmental impact by committing to; minimising pollution, the sustainable use of resources including energy and water, and to minimising waste generated as a result of our activities. We are committed to providing local employment opportunities and contributing to the NSW economy through the procurement of local goods and services. Sustainability criteria including environmental performance, modern slavery commitments and fair trade principles are central to our purchasing decisions. We aim to comply with all applicable environmental and sustainability legislation and other requirements.
ICC Sydney is committed to monitoring and measuring its environmental performance to drive continual improvement. This includes annual monitoring and reporting through the 1Earth program and EarthCheck performance benchmarking. In order to achieve our objectives, ICC Sydney has provided resources including facilities, equipment and dedicated personnel to champion our CSR initiatives. ICC Sydney actively engages with stakeholders including our employees, clients, contractors, suppliers, government and industry partners in order to deliver the best sustainability outcomes.