Our Partners

We appreciate and are proud to partner with these key organisations, to be able to bring you Sport Positive Summit 2020

Gold Partner

Touchline is an international communications agency specialising in sustainability, sport and reporting. Touchline works for a number of leading sports organisations, helping to shape their sustainability strategies and deliver their reports and communications. It is based in London, with offices in Dubai and Nyon and a new hub recently opened in Sydney. Touchline is also the publisher of The Sustainability Report, an independent source of intelligence and insight for sports professionals committed to enhancing the environmental, social and economic sustainability of their organisations.

To learn more, visit: www.touchline.com

Water Partner

Bluewater is a world leader in water purification technologies and solutions for residential, business and public use. The company harnesses patented, second-generation reverse osmosis technology to deliver ultra pure water cleansed of contaminants such as lead, pesticides, medical residues, and microplastics. Bluewater was founded in 2013 by Swedish environmental entrepreneur Bengt Rittri in the belief human ingenuity can help reverse the harm being caused to land and ocean environments by plastic waste and industrial and agricultural effluents. Sustainability and removing the need for single-use plastic bottles are at the core of Bluewater’s business mission.

To learn more, visit: www.bluewatergroup.com

Silver Partners

The first and only 100% recyclable aluminum cup reduces your reliance on single-use plastics, helps you achieve your sustainability goals, and – most importantly – gives fans a significantly better cold beverage experience. This cup is infinitely recyclable-unlike single-use plastic cups, which eventually end up in landfills.
To learn more, visit: http://www.ball.com/aluminumcups

Planet Super League harnesses the global power of football to inspire fans to act on climate change. We are establishing a global competition where fans win points for taking part in fun, green challenges. The club with the greenest fans wins the Planet Super League Trophy. Planet Super League works on four pillars: Energy, food, transport and waste. These are four of the areas where individuals can make the most difference in tackling climate change.

To learn more, visit: www.planetsuperleague.com

Veolia group is the global leader in optimized resource management. The Group designs and provides water, waste and energy management solutions that contribute to the sustainable development of communities and industries. Through its three complementary business activities, Veolia helps to develop access to resources, preserve available resources, and to replenish them.

To learn more, visit: www.veolia.com/en

Supporting Partners

Ecobooth transform plastic waste into meaningful experiences for environmentally conscious brands.
We re-design and re-engineer reclaimed plastic into customer and visitor experiences at events, exhibitions, festivals and more. Since launching in September 2018 projects include transforming beach plastic into benches for schools, turning used credit cards into exhibition stands and rubber ducks into event signage. We are the world’s first design and production house dedicated exclusively to sustainable projects and we practice what we preach. We only work with recycled and sustainable materials, our HQ runs from renewable power, our UK logistics are carried out using electric vehicles, we are certified zero waste and a percentage of our profit goes towards cleaning the world’s oceans through our own community events and NGO partners.

To learn more, visit: Ecobooth.co.uk

The Office of the Commissioner, MLB Network and MLB Advanced Media all participate in a variety of sustainability efforts. Key initiatives include Green Team activations during MLB All-Star Week, front office volunteer efforts and those operated by MLB Clubs.

To learn more, visit: www.mlb.com/mlb-community/mlb-green

Bringing sustainability to the world of sport
We’re here to “change the rules of the game”, all games – by putting Sustainability into the heart of Sport.
Our mission is to promote Sustainability to the world of sport by encouraging sports people and clubs to change the way they live and play by:
• using the power of sport to spread information about environmental issues and the need for sustainability to the widest possible audience.
• sharing knowledge, information and learning – to promote sustainability in sport.
• showcasing examples and promoting best eco practice.
• engaging with governing bodies and clubs at all levels.

To learn more, visit: www.sustainabilityinsport.com

Innovation Zone Partner

The International WELL Building Institute™ (IWBI™) is leading the global movement to transform our buildings and communities in ways that help people thrive.

IWBI delivers the cutting-edge WELL Building Standard™, the leading global rating system and the first to be focused exclusively on the ways that buildings, and everything in them, can improve our comfort, drive better choices, and generally enhance, not compromise, our health and wellness.

The WELL v2™ pilot is a recently launched version of its popular WELL Building Standard, and the WELL Community Standard™ pilot is a district scale rating system that sets a new global benchmark for healthy communities.

IWBI mobilizes the global wellness community through management of the WELL AP™ credential, convenes a global network of organizations through IWBI membership, pursues applicable research, develops educational resources, and advocates for policies that promote health and wellness everywhere.

Featured on Fast Company’s World’s Most Innovative Companies list – 2019.
To learn more, visit: www.wellcertified.com/

ENGIE is a leading energy and services company focused on three key activities: production and supply of renewable energy, services and community regeneration. ENGIE’s mission is simple: to be the leaders in the zero-carbon transition, whilst improving people’s lives. To implement this, we offer technological and digital solutions with financing; to reduce energy/waste consumption and improve operational efficiency.

To learn more, visit: www.engie.co.uk

To learn more, visit: www.fiaformulae.com/

The London Waste and Recycling Board (LWARB) is a partnership of the Mayor of London and the London boroughs to improve waste and resource management, and accelerate the transition to a low-carbon circular economy. At LWARB, we are contributing to climate action in London and beyond by ensuring that London’s businesses, local government and communities thrive by helping them make the very best use of resources and materials.

To learn more, visit: www.advancelondon.org

airter® – the active hybrid, sports and golf lawn care
Novokraft Ltd., based near Basel in Switzerland, created and distributes the airter® light 14160, an active pneumatic soil aerator for turf professionals. This continuously working implement breaks up compacted soil layers homogeneously and supplies fresh air directly to the roots. As a result, the grass plant becomes more resistant and vital and water flow and air circulation improve remarkably.

To learn more, visit: www.airter.com

Providing quality & innovation since 1910, OASIS is one of the world’s leaders in sustainable water dispensers. We offer a wide range of re-usable water bottle filling stations, water coolers & fountains, filters & chillers. Made with quality material, engineering and design. Eco-friendliness and energy-efficiency are at the core of all our products and technology.

To learn more, visit: www.oasis.ie

Student Scholarship Partner

Phase 3 Sports is a sports sustainability marketing and consulting firm that connects sustainability-driven companies to sports fans who share that purpose. We help green sports organizations’ improve their revenues while influencing their fans to live more sustainably at home, work and play—not just on game day.

To learn more, visit: www.phase3sports.com

Climate Neutrality Partner

At South Pole, we work with businesses and governments across the globe. We help realise deep decarbonisation pathways across industries, based on a thorough understanding of climate risks and opportunities in specific sectors, as well as the highest emission reduction standards.

To learn more, visit: www.southpole.com