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BSR Conference 2016

Be Bold

November 1-3 • New York


Breakout Session

Pitching a Convenient Truth: How to Communicate Climate Solutions Effectively

Wednesday November 2, 4:15 pm-5:30 pm

It’s challenging to change organizational culture to embrace clean energy and other climate solutions. The task often falls on CSR managers or ambitious “intrapreneurs” who must persuade a wide variety of stakeholders that climate-focused initiatives are in their best interest. Effective communication of both material risks and opportunities is key. In this interactive workshop, the Climate Reality Project and the World Wildlife Fund will help participants develop a strong messaging strategy to overcome barriers such as capital constraints, management attention, and lack of in-house expertise. Join this session to gain the skills and support to lead your company and peers to a brighter tomorrow.

Scheduled Speakers for this Session

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

Please note, schedule is subject to change.

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