BSR University: Sustainable Business 101

November 3, 2015 • 9:00 am-12:00 pm

This half-day interactive training will explore the core aspects of corporate responsibility and how to integrate sustainability into the overall business agenda. In particular, the training will examine the definitions of and expectations for corporate responsibility and sustainability for multinational companies. Participants will learn about the business drivers for sustainability performance, as well as how to articulate the factors necessary to define the scope of sustainability, identify important trends relevant to their business, and define the core functions and practices all companies must maintain for a successful sustainability program. Participants will leave with a broader understanding of sustainability and the base information necessary to begin introducing and integrating sustainability into their businesses.

training time: 9 a.m.-Noon

Who should attend: sustainability practitioners who are new to the field and those from companies that are in the early stages of sustainability. This event is open to corporate practitioners only. Corporate consultants must be sponsored by a corporation and represent that corporation to attend. Unsure if these trainings are applicable to you? Please contact us at conference@bsr.org.