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Lead the clean, inclusive future

Collaborate, Innovate, Invest

250+ Attendees

60+ Speakers

10+ CEOs

10+ Hours of Networking

Business must change. Increasing societal and environmental pressures, coupled with rapid technological innovation pose both challenging and turbulent times ahead.  However, these challenges provide new opportunities to transform industries and societies. It’s time for business to embrace these opportunities and lead to a new clean and sustainable future.

The Responsible Business Summit West focuses on what business needs to do to show leadership on key social and environmental challenges and opportunities. We will bring together 250+ CEOs, business leaders, investors, Government representatives and NGOs to provide the blueprint for innovations and understand the latest technologies that are shaping the future of responsible business.

Hear from 60+ Innovators and Experts Driving the Clean, Inclusive Future:

Satya Tripathi
UN Environment

Satya Tripathi

Assistant Secretary-General

Hugh Welsh
DSM North America

Hugh Welsh

President & General Counsel

Abby Maxman
Oxfam America

Abby Maxman

President & CEO

Lenny Mendonca
State of California

Lenny Mendonca

Chief Economic and Business Advisor

Rebecca Lucore
Covestro LLC

Rebecca Lucore

Head of Sustainability and CSR

Annukka Dickens
HP

Annukka Dickens

Director Human Rights and Supply Chain

Christopher Wellise
Hewlett Packard Enterprise

Christopher Wellise

Chief Sustainability Officer

Tim Ring
MetLife

Tim Ring

Chief Sustainability Officer

Betty Cremmins
CDP

Betty Cremmins

Director, CDP West

Emily Wimberger
California Air Resources Board

Emily Wimberger

Chief Economist

Mitch Jackson
Fedex

Mitch Jackson

Vice President of Environmental Affairs and Chief Sustainability Officer

Maureen Kline
Pirelli Tire North America

Maureen Kline

Vice President, Public Affairs and Sustainability

Cynthia Curtis
JLL

Cynthia Curtis

Senior Vice President of Sustainability

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  • Lead the change: Explore the technologies, innovations and strategies that will help you deliver ambitious social and climate impacts
  • Close the loop to shape a new economy: Transition from a linear to a circular economy and grasp the unique opportunity for business that circularity presents
  • Investor preference: Disclose accurate data, demonstrate long-term value and deliver transparent ESG disclosures fit for Investors
  • Diversity & Inclusion: Delivering D&I programs that show your leadership and deliver competitor advantage
  • You can’t do it alone: Engage employees, communities and suppliers to deliver a responsible and prosperous future for all

What sets Ethical Corporation flagship summits apart?

We’re doing things differently and we really want to move businesses towards the genuine impact you are looking for. The #RBSWEST agenda will help you uncover the potential for sustainability to deliver profit, build trust, and shape strategy with empirical justification through our independently researched agenda. There’s no corporate fluff in our agenda, just practical, deep-dive examples to show how businesses can transition to a more responsible and sustainable business strategy

  1. Multiple tracks / Multiple disciplines:In 2019, we are doing things differently. We will create dedicated tracks and sessions that address how organizations are driving the responsible business agenda. We will bring together experts from sustainability, communications, procurement and innovation departments as well as investors, NGOs, Governmental bodies and academics to share how they’re addressing the key issues and opportunities that lie ahead
  2. 250+ of the most innovative, exciting brands in attendance:#RBSWEST will give you the most senior networking opportunity possible. We lead our conferences with the latest ideas and case studies out there, and take pride in our in-depth research to pinpoint the brands that are doing the most impactful work to share their learnings.
  3. Practical learnings:We’re not afraid to talk about what doesn’t work as much as what does! Our sessions are practical with live polling and interactive questions. We guarantee you'll walk away with new ideas and contacts to help improve your strategy for 2019 and beyond

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What to expect in 2019

The Responsible Business Summit is USA’s premier sustainability conference. We pride ourselves on bringing together the leading B2B and B2C companies to share their latest ideas and strategies. The 2019 sustainability conference will bring together the leading minds in responsible business to debate the key issues and opportunities in responsible and sustainable business. Take a look at what you missed at RBSNY this spring:

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Leading brands you will meet in 2019

The 2019 Summit will bring together 250+ senior corporate executives from America's leading brands. A key component of our event is our emphasis on networking across the two days – we strive to ensure you meet the people you need to meet to help advance your ambitions. Click here to see a sample list of attendees at the 2019 Summit

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Exceptional Networking Opportunities

Ethical Corporation brings together senior executives from leading multinational brands all under one roof.

  • 10+ hours of supreme networking with leaders in the sustainability and corporate responsibility space – plenty of time to form lasting business relationships
  • C-level executives from across the industry look to share and solve key issues faced in 20219
  • Pre-event Q&As and webinars plus post event reports and video recordings ensures you can get exposure on your initiatives across the an extended period
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Reasons why you have to attend #RBSWEST:

1Critical Insight from CEOs and Business Leaders: They understand what it takes to drive transformational change to business and industry. Insight from representatives of North America’s most innovative brands will share their ideas that will shape your role and future strategy. Get this invaluable insight at the event to ensure you stay ahead of the curve.

 

2A Cutting-Edge Agenda: Gain practical takeaways on the biggest challenges and opportunities, as decided by you and your peers. Whether your focus is Sustainability, Supply Chain Management, Reporting & Communications, Strategy & Innovation or Climate Action our three conference tracks will tailor both days to your specific needs

 

3Learn From and Benchmark Against 250+ Corporate CSR Peers: We know that the best person to give you advice is someone that has direct, ‘tried-and-trusted’ experience. RBS West features corporate speakers, with a total focus on corporate priorities and sustainability learning. Get over 16 hours of best practice and future strategy planning at North America’s most senior conference on sustainability. 

 

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Ed Long

Ed Long

Project Director
Ethical Corporation

Phone: +44 (0) 207 375 7188

Email: ed.long@ethicalcorp.com

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