BSR Conference 2013: The Power of Networks

BSR Conference 2013: The Power of Networks

The BSR Conference 2013 brought together nearly 1,000 leaders in business and sustainability from around the world to share, learn, and network for a more sustainable future. From November 5-8 in San Francisco, speakers and participants explored how to use "The Power of Networks" for good. Highlights from the event can be found below and at These include:

  • The big picture: Our Storify stream offers a curated look at the social media and video coverage of the Conference. 
  • Plenary videos: Our full videos of plenary-level speakers are rolling out in the coming weeks, including Danny Kennedy of Sungevity, David Steiner of Waste Management, and Oliver Niedermaier of Tau Investment Management.
  • Executive summaries of breakout sessions: For each breakout session, we have published summaries, including key takeaways and notable quotes.
  • Blogs: BSR writers offered up their views on the major themes of the Conference, which included sustainability storytelling, the need for a human-focused approach, and the future of sustainable business
  • Video interviews with speakers and attendees: This year, we collaborated with 3BL Media to ask speakers, including climate justice leader Mary Robinson, Patagonia's Rick Ridgeway, Free Range's Jonah Sachs, and more, about the "Power of Networks." See all videos, as they roll out one per day in the coming weeks, below.

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BSR Conference 2013: Best Rates Available through September 30
San Francisco, September 25, 2013 /3BL Media/ The newest speakers to join the lineup for the BSR Conference 2013 include KKR Co-Chairman and Co-CEO George R. Roberts, as well as actor, producer, and director Jacques Perrin and marine biologist and commercial diver François Sarano, who codirected and cowrote Oceans, a breathtaking film about...
Sep 25, 2013 8:00 AM ET
First Plenary Speakers Announced for BSR Conference 2013: Former UN High Commissioner for Human Rights Mary Robinson, Waste Management CEO David Steiner, and African Business Leader Tony Elumelu
The BSR Conference 2013, taking place November 5-8 in San Francisco, will feature an inspiring lineup of speakers to celebrate and explore "The Power of Networks." The early registration period—giving attendees a chance to save up to US$550—ends July 2. ...
Jun 24, 2013 5:00 AM ET
Registration Opens for the BSR Conference 2013: "The Power of Networks," November 5-8 in San Francisco
San Francisco, May 20, 2013 /3BL Media/— Registration opens today for the BSR Conference 2013, “The Power of Networks,” which will take place November 5 through 8 at the Hyatt Regency Embarcadero in San Francisco. “We live in a networked world, in which...
May 20, 2013 8:00 AM ET
BSR, Bloomberg Businessweek to Produce Two Special Ad Sections on 'The Power of Networks'
San Francisco, April 29, 2013 /3BL Media/ - BSR and Bloomberg Businessweek have partnered to co-create a pair of special ad sections that will focus on the BSR Conference 2013 theme of "The Power of Networks." This two-part...
Apr 29, 2013 8:00 AM ET