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The Responsible Business Summit New York 2020 March 17-18, 2020 · New York, USA

Special Events

NEW for 2020: The Future of Forums
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New for 2020 will be half-day devoted forums on the key economic infrastructures that have to undergo a systemic change to meet the 2050 net-zero ambitions. We will tackle 5 key areas on the verge of disruption:


  • The Future of Energy and Carbon
  • The Future of Cities and Mobility
  • The Future of Food and Land Use
  • The Future of Finance
  • The Future of Fashion

*We are looking for highly reputable leaders in this space to partner with us in the above workshops to help shape and drive debate on the key impacts and opportunities. Contact to position yourself as a thought leader at #RBSNY

Innovative new Networking service
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We understand that the best connections are sometimes made away from the conference space. That’s why in 2020 we will be using our new and improved networking app to help attendees meet their fellow peers and have those quality connections and discussions.


  • Over 70% of attendees signed up to the app
  • 1400 messages sent across the two days
  • 600 meetings scheduled through the app


For 19-years we have brought together the leading minds, from across business, to drive forward a new responsible way of business. Join us in 2020 as we push businesses to deliver the decade of action, reserve your pass today

The Disruptor
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Across the globe there are companies disrupting the status quo and will help deliver large-scale impacts and change. These are the innovators who will help accelerate your goals and ambitions.


In 2020 we will give start-ups the opportunity to share the stage and networking hub to showcase their technologies and give their elevator pitches. Click here if you’d like to be featured

Networking Receptions
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On March 16 we will be hosting some welcome drinks prior to the conference. A perfect way to get a head-start on the networking, and a great opportunity to beat the queue by collecting your pass at our pre-registration session.


Then on March 17 we will be hosting post day-one drinks in the main exhibition area, allowing for more focussed discussions and idea sharing. Join 750+ peers at Europe’s premier sustainability event, confirm your place here

Sunrise EC running club
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All attendees are invited to join Liam Dowd, MD of Ethical Corporation, on the morning of day two for a morning jog along Brooklyn Heights Promenade. A great way to start the discussions before the second-day goes underway. Join 750+ peers at the only event shaping how business will lead the decade of action, confirm your place here

Issue-based workshops
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Our events offer you the ability to get to the crux of the issues through issue-driven roundtable discussions. All workshops are designed to deliver peer-to-peer discussions and brainstorming on the key environmental and social issues impacting business. Join 750+ peers at Europe’s premier sustainability event, confirm your place here

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Get in touch if you're interested in being involved in the 2020 event

Ed Long

Ed Long

Head of US Operations
Ethical Corporation

Phone: +44 (0) 207 375 7188


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