SLX: Toronto's Sustainability Leadership ExChange is 4/1 - register online by 3/27
Join us for this very special event, the launch of SLX the “Sustainability Leadership Exchange”
SLX is multi-dimensional. It features keynotes, Q&A, break-out sessions, interactivity, social networking, finger-foods and cocktails.
Our goal is to stimulate the exchange of ideas and practices that will lead to:
Cooperative learning that actively engages participants
Tangible, innovative and profitable shifts in your organization
New forms of collaboration among leaders with common vision
Working together with thought and action leaders, SLX will explore what sustainable business means in practice. Come and experience real-life success stories. Discover how you can help your organization make meaningful choices.
Corporate Evolution: The B Corp
Jay Coen Gilbert, B Lab Co-Founder
and Hardik Savalia, B-Lab Certification & Services
InCourage: Learning & Development Have you heard of the B-Corp, for-benefit corporations?
There are over two hundred companies in the US and Canada that have voluntarily revised their bylaws to include social and ecological benefits in their definition of the shareholder value they are obliged to deliver.
That’s revolutionary, and it looks like the future of business and sustainability. As an agent of sustainable change within your organization, maybe it’s time for you to find out more about this new approach.Find out why B Corps matter, what they offer and how to become one. Discover how businesses, investors, policymakers, and other organizations are using B Corp standards. Learn about the leaders in social and environmental excellence who have joined the B Corp Community. Date: Thursday, April 1, 2010 Time: 4:30 – 5:00 pm Networking (and light supper)
5:00 – 7:30 pm Keynotes and Group Discussions
7:30 – 8:00 pm Networking (and light supper) Venue: MaRS Discovery District Auditorium
101 College @ University
MaRS is where science, technology and social entrepreneurs get the help they need. Where all kinds of people meet to spark new ideas. And where a global reputation for innovation is being earned, one success story at a time.Price: $55.00
PLEASE NOTE: Registration Ends: March 27, 2010 Everyone must register online. Reserve now, before we reach capacity.
Ignite the Spark!