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BSR Conference 2016

Be Bold

November 1-3 • New York

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Breakout Sessions

Please note, schedule is subject to change.

Tracks


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Brand Camp

Brand Camp is an afternoon dedicated to providing participants with the skills and tools needed to develop a professional brand.


  • Be Bold in 5, 10, 20 Years: A Collective Vision for a Bold Future More Info

    Wednesday November 2, 4:15 pm-5:30 pm | Brand Camp Track

    One of the most effective ways to create change is to envision how the steps we take today will affect our future selves and our planet. Engage in rapid-fire brainstorming as we design a bold shared vision of the future 5, 10, and 20 years from now.

    Scheduled Speakers

    Ben Snyder
    Ben Snyder
    Senior Innovation Partner | CivicMakers

    Judi Brown
    Judi Brown
    Cofounder | CivicMakers

    Peter Shanley
    Peter Shanley
    Head of Partnerships and Business Development | Civic Hall

  • Personal Branding for Sustainability Influence More Info

    Wednesday November 2, 4:15 pm-5:30 pm | Brand Camp Track

    Want to win contracts, build your credibility, and gain support for your sustainability goals? Join this workshop to design marketing and pitch statements that articulate who you are and why your work matters.

    Scheduled Speakers

    Shannon Houde
    Shannon Houde
    Executive Coach and Talent Advisor | Walk of Life Leaders

  • Pitching a Convenient Truth: How to Communicate Climate Solutions Effectively More Info

    Wednesday November 2, 4:15 pm-5:30 pm | Brand Camp Track

    Learn strategies to effectively communicate the material risks and opportunities of climate change. Develop messages to overcome barriers like capital constraints, management attention, and lack of in-house expertise.

    Scheduled Speakers

    Jill Leaness
    Jill Leaness
    Associate Climate Speakers Network | The Climate Reality Project

    Matt Banks
    Matt Banks
    Manager, Climate and Business | World Wildlife Fund

    Sarah Orsay
    Sarah Orsay
    Director, Business Engagement | The Climate Reality Project

  • So You Want to Be a Social Media Star? More Info

    Wednesday November 2, 4:15 pm-5:30 pm | Brand Camp Track

    Getting the sustainability message out means building your social media presence. This interactive session will help you get started, craft a compelling profile, and build a platform so you can take your influence to the next level.

    Scheduled Speakers

    Cammie Erickson
    Cammie Erickson
    Head of Employee Programs, LinkedIn for Good | LinkedIn

    Emily Baseman
    Emily Baseman
    Senior Digital Manager | Weber Shandwick

    Julia Robinson
    Julia Robinson
    Manager, Communication | BSR

    Moderator

  • Sustainable Events: Putting Your Best Brand Forward More Info

    Wednesday November 2, 4:15 pm-5:30 pm | Brand Camp Track

    Companies like to showcase their brand by leading and participating in events, but what do these gatherings say about how your business approaches diversity, health and wellness, and environmental sustainability? Hear case studies from BSR and others to develop a sustainable event policy that’s right for your company.

    Scheduled Speakers

    Carole Garner
    Carole Garner
    Director, Conference Management | MeetGreen

    Nancy J Zavada
    Nancy J Zavada
    President | MeetGreen

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