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 Gold Medal Roundtable Convenes Business Leaders on Future of Sustainable Mobility
Background On the occasion of awarding the Gold Medal 2020 to Ford Motor Company, the World Environment Center convened an Executive Roundtable to learn from leaders in the transportation sectors about their efforts to drive sustainability in transportation and discuss further efforts required in the years ahead for mobility systems change. This Roundtable was designed...
Dec 22, 2020 2:00 PM ET
WEC President & CEO, Glenn Prickett In-depth Interview With Georg Kell, Arabesque
December 18, 2020 /3BL Media/ - Recently, Glenn Prickett, WEC’s President & CEO sat down to speak with the Chairman of one of its members, Arabesque Partners, Georg Kell. Georg has a new book that he has co-edited with others on the topic of sustainable investing. Glenn & Georg had an in-depth discussion about the book that provides a framework on ESG investing and about the need for...
Dec 18, 2020 12:00 PM ET
Systemic Racism: What It Means for WEC
It feels like the world is coming apart.  First, COVID-19 devastated our communities and shut down our economy.  Now America's cities are burning in reaction to the death of George Floyd at the hands of police in Minneapolis, and the deaths of Breonna Taylor, Ahmaud Arbery, and Robert Avitia, the latest victims in a wave of violence against people of color.  For those of us dedicated to...
Jun 4, 2020 1:00 PM ET
World Environment Center Partners with Better World Leadership to Present a Forum on “Nonprofit Board Programs to Develop Business Leaders for a Sustainable Future”
The World Environment Center (WEC) invites sustainability executives to learn and discuss the results of the new Better World Leadership (BWL) study of company practices for nonprofit board training and matching. The forum on...
Dec 2, 2019 9:15 AM ET
Developing Future Leaders Through Nonprofit Board and Community Service
July 18, 2019 /3BL Media/ — Companies and their investors recognize the imperative to develop leaders to create and implement effective sustainability strategies. The challenge is providing meaningful and productive opportunities for employees to grow skills and experience to advance sustainability. In this 60-minute webinar, presented by the World Environment Center, PYXERA Global, and...
Jul 18, 2019 2:00 PM ET

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