ESSMA Summit


Within the realization of new stadium projects, CSR and sustainability became relevant parameters. Stadium management influences and is influenced by the environment, which demands a specific approach. ESSMA delivers ‘sustainability management’ knowledge towards members through:

  • Content
  • Workshops & tours
  • Ask ESSMA online tool
  • Join the Sustainability Manager programme

1. Content

  • Tailor made interviews with leading industry experts
  • In depth articles on sustainability management
  • Well developed case studies on CSR and energy management
  • Download center: presentation on best practices


2. ESSMA Workshops & tours

In order to share best practices, ESSMA provides workshops and tours to gain in practice examples on sustainability management such as energy efficiency, social return, economic impact, etc… 

The ESSMA Summit allows you to participate to specific workshops, please consult here the example of Rugby Football Union - Twickenham.

Check our upcoming events here.


3. Ask ESSMA

Ask ESSMA is an online service where ESSMA provides high responsiveness on individual questions of members on pitch management. The 'Ask ESSMA' tool will transfer your question directly to our Sustainability Management Experts in order to get a complete tailor-made reply.

4. Join the Sustainability Manager program

'Join the Pitch Manager’ is ESSMA’s practical educational programme. It is all about one-on-one education where stadium professionals can experience match day preparations with other peers (equal professionals in comparable stadiums) in order to increase their management knowledge. This individual program is offered to a limited number of members on annual base. For more information about this service, please click here.