Learn, Network and Be Inspired at the CBSR Summit - October 26, 2011

Learn, Network and Be Inspired at the CBSR Summit - October 26, 2011

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Join #CBSRSummit9 to explore roles & responsibilities of Canadian businesses outside our borders. Register here: http://bit.ly/qEurcN #CSR
Tuesday, October 18, 2011 - 3:15pm

How will you spend October 26th?

Make it your day to 
- Learn
- Network
- Be Inspired 
Join the 9th CBSR Summit       
Canadian Business as a Global Citizen: Social and Environmental Performance on the World Stage
Register now - Click here 

Wednesday, October 26 Morning Workshop Learning Sessions - choose one session:

Building Global Sustainable Supply Chains- Join experts from Intertek, Mountain Equipment Canada and InterfaceFLOR to gain the latest research, best practices, and tools & platforms to know what to consider when building a global sustainable supply chain. This session will feature special expertise on sourcing in China. 

Understanding and Implementing the Respect Pillar of Ruggie’s Framework for Business and Human Rights - Join leading thinkers fromTalisman Energy, Department of Foreign Affairs and International Trade, Torys LLP, and Canadian Human Rights Commission to explore how the UN Protect, Respect, Remedy Framework for Business and Human Rights impacts corporate Canada’s approach to respecting human rights internationally. 

Effectively Responding to a Humanitarian Crisis - Join leading CSR specialists, CARE Canada and Spring Global Mail to explore the complex issues and how to develop a decision making process from international development experts and community investment leaders.

You can attend just a workshop, or join us for the afternoon to deepen your learning and be inspired -   

Luncheon keynote address: Stephen Lewis, Distinguished Visiting Professor, Ryerson University and Former Special Envoy for HIV/AIDS in Africa -When the Bottom Line isn't enough 
Followed by Afternoon panels - Corporate Canada's Responsibilities in Developing Nations and Canada on the World Stage: Leader or Laggard

The day concludes with the CBSR Networking Reception for you to connect with other CSR professionals and thought leaders.
Other great learning opportunities: 
October 26th - Excellence in Corporate Responsibility Awards. Get your ECR Awards tickets* now! www.greenlivingenterprises.ca
October 27th - Green GDP: Counting Natural Capital - Driving Prosperity Conference* with the Rt. Honourable Paul Martin "Why Natural Capital Counts" www.corporateknights.ca/GreenGDP

* Please note: CBSR Summit registration does not include admission to these events.

Questions? For more information please contact: summit@cbsr.ca

9th Annual CBSR Summit on CSR

October 26, 2011 11:30 AM - 6:30 PM Eastern Time 

Hyatt Regency 
370 King St. West, Toronto, ON 

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Canadian Business for Social Responsibility