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Back-to-School Webinar Series Presented by The CSR Group

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We are proud to announce that we will be hosting a complimentary "Back-to-School" webinar series beginning on August 26th, 2015. Topics for this series will include Supply Chain Responsibility, Integrated Reporting, and Sustainability Strategy Development. Openings are limited, so register today to reserve your spot!

CLICK HERE TO REGISTER ONLINE

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"SUPPLY CHAIN RESPONSIBILITY 101".........................................August 26th, 2015 12pm ET

Presented by President Paula Ivey, Sought After Speaker and Thought Leader on SCR

An introduction to supply chain responsibility (SCR). Topics will include:

  • Setting the Landscape
  • The Business Case for Supply Chain Responsibility (SCR)
  • Standards and Certifications
  • Industry Initiatives 
  • SCR Tools and Software
  • SCR in Practice
  • The Road Ahead

"INTEGRATED REPORTING 101".................................................September 16th, 2015 at 12pm ET

Presented by Eric IsraelFormer Director of GRI in North America, Co-founder of KPMG Global Sustainability practice and Managing Director at PwC Sustainable Business Solutions

An introduction to sustainability reporting, including:

  • Overview of IIRC, GRI and SASB 
  • Pros and Cons of Integrated Reporting
  • What is Integrated Reporting?
  • What frameworks to use for reporting and when?
  • Who is reading reports?
  • How is social media used to enhance reporting?

"SUSTAINABILITY STRATEGY DEVELOPMENT"................................September  30th , 2015 at 12pm ET

Co-presented by Paula Ivey & Eric Israel

An overview of CSRG's proven sustainability strategy development process, including such topics as:

  • How to develop a sustainability strategy for your organization
  • Materiality Analysis
  • Stakeholder Engagement
  • Benchmarking
  • Operational integration
  • And more

"SUPPLY CHAIN RESPONSIBILITY 101"..........................................October 14th, 2015 at 12pm ET

Presented by President Paula Ivey, Sought After Speaker and Thought Leader on SCR

An introduction to supply chain responsibility (SCR). Topics will include:

  • Setting the Landscape
  • The Business Case for Supply Chain Responsibility (SCR)
  • Standards and Certifications
  • Industry Initiatives 
  • SCR Tools and Software
  • SCR in Practice
  • The Road Ahead

For more information, please contact us at:

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Paula Ivey Speaks at Invitation Only Conference In Argentina

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CSRG President Paula Ivey was recently invited to speak at the TBLI Conference LATIN AMERICA in Buenos Aires on the topic of sustainable sourcing.  The TBLI Conference series is a unique learning and networking event series in financial hubs across Europe, Asia and the US for investors and financial professionals, helping to mobilize private capital for sustainable investment for more than 15 years. The TBLI Conference LATIN AMERICA was invitation-only, and the first TBLI Conference focusing on Latin America and its thriving sustainable investing industry. 

"We held our first TBLI Conference in Latin America and it was spectacular. Excellent speakers, moderators, large number of registrations, and brilliant venue. The Mayor of Buenos Aires, Mauricio Macri, and his team showed great leadership in hosting TBLI CONFERENCE LATIN AMERICA.

I am particularly grateful for their generous support and look forward to working with them in the future. Buenos Aires is a beautiful, welcoming city with great potential to be a centre of excellence in ESG and Impact Investing. Thank you Buenos Aires, the Mayor’s office and Delfina"

-Robert Rubinstein, Founder and CEO of TBLI Group

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CSRG Partners With Skytop Strategies to Present NASDAQ ESG Summit 2015

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On June 19, Skytop Strategies presents “ESG Summit,” a full-day conference on the value of environmental, social and governance factors in company performance, with The CSR Group supporting as strategic partner.

 

Hosted at the Nasdaq MarketSite in Times Square, New York, this bridge event convenes 150 institutional shareholders, public company managers and capital markets experts for a timely and engaging discussion on incorporating ESG and company performance into cost of capital and company ratings.

 

The ESG Summit runs from 8:30 a.m. to 5:15 p.m. and is followed by a networking reception, offering further cultivation of business development opportunities.

 

The conference explores the various ways the integration of ESG factors impacts company performance from multiple perspectives, as well as addresses how technology can be used to evaluate and quantify ESG performance.

 

It will also feature a variety of highly regarded experts on ESG as presenters, panelists, and moderators, each hailing from prestigious companies, top investment firms, and research organizations.

 

Event sponsors include Nasdaq as the host sponsor and Cornerstone Capital Group as a co-lead sponsor. Program sponsors include Baker & McKenzie, Deutsche Bank, Standard & Poor’s Rating Services, MSCI, State Street Global Advisors, and Insight360, with eRevalue as the networking reception sponsor. In addition to The CSR Group, G&A Institute, Global Initiative for Sustainability Ratings (GISR), The Analyst Desk, Ceres, CDP and GRESB are strategic partners. Media partners include Corporate Citizenship Briefing and S-Network Global Indexes.

 

 

To register, click here: http://skytopstrategies.com/esg-company-performance/.

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4C Environmental Conference 2015: Sustainability, Stakeholder Engagement, and Environmental Management

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We are proud to announce that The CSR Group, LLC will be sponsoring the 4C Environmental Conference in 2015. President Paula Ivey will be leading a course on "The Intersection of Sustainability, Stakeholder Engagement and Environmental Management".  This session will take place on Monday, February 16th, and will include the following topics:

•Demystifying sustainability in a way that makes it relevant to your day to day activities.

•Real-world case studies of how the application of sustainability concepts creates value for companies.

•An overview of extractive industry-related stakeholder engagement challenges and how they are being addressed.

“The 4C mission is to create a platform where compliance professionals come together to collaborate and connect with peers, and contribute to industry compliance (that's where the 4Cs come from). 4C brings together environmental professionals and service providers to connect on products, services, software, and training. The 4C Environmental Conference creates a collaborative space for Health, Safety, and Environmental (HSE) professionals to gather together on a yearly basis to hear and see about the latest regulatory initiatives, learn best practices, and discover new technologies and equipment to help keep their facilities in compliance.”

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