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2024 ESG Summit

Preparing for a New Era of Collaboration in Sustainability and Corporate Citizenship

NOVEMBER 14, 2024


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In an era marked by geopolitical unrest, regulatory shifts, and economic volatility, the imperative for effective partnerships spanning public, private, and non-profit sectors, as well as along the entire supply chain, has never been more pronounced. Collaborative efforts in sustainability and corporate citizenship are paramount for businesses striving to fortify their resilience amidst these challenges.

The 2024 ESG Summit aims to equip senior leaders with the tools and insights necessary to cultivate and nurture effective partnerships. Distinguished speakers from corporate, non-profit, and governmental spheres will delve into key topics, including: 

  • The imperative of collaborative action in the face of global challenges too immense for solitary efforts.
  • Exploring horizontal and vertical industry partnerships to amplify the impact of initiatives beyond individual company capacities.
  • Navigating between hyper-local initiatives and multinational programs for comprehensive societal engagement.
  • Identifying the essential traits of leadership requisite for fostering successful partnerships.
  • Harnessing the power of AI and data shared among partners to drive informed decision-making and superior outcomes.
  • Examining governance structures and the pivotal role of boards in facilitating effective partnerships.
  • Strategies for measuring and articulating the success of partnership endeavors.

Who Should Attend

  • C-Suite executives
  • Direct reports of the C-Suite in ESG functions
  • ESG, sustainability, corporate citizenship, CSR, Social Impact, philanthropy, legal, governance, government relations, communications, marketing, DE&I, and supply chain teams

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Conference Agenda

Thursday, November 14, 2024

08:45 AM - 09:30 AM ET

Embracing a New Era of Collaboration in Sustainability and Cor…

No single company or entity can act alone in building a more sustainable, civil, and inclusive futur …


09:35 AM - 10:20 AM ET

Competitive Collaboration: Joint Efforts in Driving Sustainabi…

In the realm of sustainability and corporate citizenship, competition among companies is increasingl …


10:35 AM - 11:20 AM ET

Legal and Regulatory Considerations in a New Era of Collaborat…

In this session, we will explore the legal principles and regulations that govern effective partners …


11:25 AM - 11:50 AM ET

Fireside Chat: Local Roots, Global Reach: Balancing Hyper-loca…

This fireside chat will delve into the interplay between hyper-local initiatives and multinational p …


11:55 AM - 12:20 PM ET

Fireside Chat: The Non-Profit Perspective on Enhancing Partner…

Non-profits bring a unique and essential perspective, often rooted in deep community connections and …


01:20 PM - 02:00 PM ET

Essential Leadership Traits for Successful Partnerships

This session will explore the critical leadership traits required to build and sustain successful partnerships. It will examine ho …


02:00 PM - 03:00 PM ET

Afternoon Roundtables / Breakouts

Engage in small peer-led discussions focused on areas where companies are commonly joining forces with other companies, government …


03:25 PM - 03:55 PM ET

The Governance of External Collaboration: Shaping the Future o…

This session will explore the importance of governance structures in establishing and maintaining su …


04:00 PM - 04:45 PM ET

Enhancing Partnership Outcomes through AI, Emerging Technologi…

Discover how artificial intelligence, emerging technologies, and real-time data are revolutionizing …


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2024 ESG Summit

Preparing for a New Era of Collaboration in Sustainability and Corporate Citizenship