Thought Leadership

Thought Leadership

Since 1997, the World Environment Center (WEC) has convened over 200 thought leadership events in North America, Europe, Latin America and Asia. Our events provide executive leaders with a platform to share strategic insights, learnings and best practices. WEC’s Thought Leadership agenda is member driven, providing companies with the opportunities to learn about current topics that are of greatest importance. Our events offer leading perspectives and include stakeholders from industry, NGOs, academia and the government.

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WEC Holds Exec Roundtable on Advancing Climate Change
The World Environment Center, in collaboration with Dow and Ecolab, convened a two-day Executive Roundtable to help WEC members and other global companies develop effective policies and practices to put justice at the center of their climate strategies. Twenty-five leaders from business and NGOs participated in the roundtable. This report is a summary of its key insights. The roundtable...
Aug 2, 2022 11:00 AM ET
Daniel Klier, CEO of ESG Book, Talks With WEC President & CEO Glenn Prickett About the New ESG Book Platform
March 23, 2022 /3BL Media/ - Daniel Klier, CEO of ESG Book, joined WEC President & CEO Glenn Prickett to talk ESG Book – a new open-source platform that promises to make sustainability data available and comparable for all stakeholders. Watch or read the transcript to hear what ESG Book is and how it creates an impact.   You can watch the full-length video & read the transcript...
Mar 23, 2022 12:15 PM ET
WEC President & CEO Glenn Prickett Interview With Peter Schnurrenberger, Chief SHE Officer at Roche
February 14, 2022 /3BL Media/ - WEC President & CEO Glenn Prickett spoke with Peter Schnurrenberger, Chief SHE Officer at Roche, on the eve of his retirement to discuss his work at Roche and his vision for the future. In the interview, Peter shares insights on how sustainability became a priority at Roche, how businesses can create impact, and the value WEC has for members. You can...
Feb 14, 2022 2:30 PM ET
New Report Released on Opportunities and Constraints for Companies in Adopting Nature-Positive Business Solutions
Carbon and water are the biggest nature-based drivers of business value. Companies are promoting regenerative agriculture and other practices, but until costs and risks are shared across the value chain, progress will be slow. Food and beverage companies need to collaborate on systemic incentives for...
Jan 5, 2022 9:30 AM ET
“Decarbonizing Value Chains: The Built Environment” - First in a Series of Executive Roundtables Focusing on Decarbonizing Scope 3 Emissions
Eliminating greenhouse gas emissions in a company’s supply chain and among its customers—so-called Scope 3 emissions—is the biggest challenge in decarbonizing most businesses. Effective solutions are needed that companies can implement to decarbonize their value chains. Globally, buildings account for 40 percent of greenhouse gas emissions. Fortunately, decades of experience with green...
Sep 21, 2021 3:00 PM ET

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