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The B-Corp Business Case: The Pros, The Cons & The Process

CT Sustainable Business Council is commited to providing programming that explores best practices in business sustainability. Certifications are an important component of measuring success in a way that is transparent and consistent across industry sectors.

B Corp certification is a third-party certification utilizing an assessment to measure a company’s social and environmental performance, transparency and accountability. More than 3,200 Certified B Corporations in over 150 industries and 71 countries have achieved certification.

Join CTSBC for a dynamic, rapid-fire presentations from three sustainable business leaders and panel discussion on a range of perspectives and experiences pursuing B-Corp Certification.

Agenda

5:30 pm – Registration. Please bring photo ID

6 pm – Welcome Remarks. Kristen Sullivan, Deloitte

Opening Remarks. Heather Burns, CT Sustainable Business Council

Sponsor Announcement. Sheri Borelli, Avangrid, Business Sustainability Commitment (BSC)

6: 20 pm Presentations:

  • Robert Hendrick, Bigelow
  • James Osborn, Envest Asset Management
  • Eric Francis, Trifecta Ecosystems

6: 45 pm Moderated Panel Discussion and Q&A

7:15 pm – Networking, Food & Beverage

8 pm – Adjourn

Enjoy our signature low-carbon footprint menu made possible with support from Avangrid, sustainable wine thanks to Envest Asset Management, and sustainable Asarasi Sparkling Tree Water as well as fair-trade, engraved chocolates from family-owned, mission-driven Noteworthy Chocolates.

Meet new people working in the field such as sustainable business leaders, CSR professionals, social entrepreneurs, impact investors and others working to create positive change. JOIN US!

When: Tuesday, March 19, 2020, 5:30pm – 8:00pm

Where: Deloitte. 695 E. Main St., Stamford

Cost: Tickets are $30 – $35, Get your Tickets with Evenbrite HERE.   

 

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