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Please join us for aconversation with corporate social responsibility expertNancy Himmelfarb titled "Beyond Checking the Box:A roadmap to improve sustainability in your organization & industry".
Do you think sustainability is important, but your coworkers or clients arent so sure? Do you want to make a difference, but dont have change the world ideas, big budgets or backing from your leaders?Learn how to start, accelerate and sustain your organizations sustainability journey.
Using real-life examples, this presentation will cover the three keys to success: (1) demonstrating the value of sustainability to your organization, (2) articulating a unique and straightforward viewpoint on sustainability that is sharable and inspires support both within and outside your organization, and (3) choosing sustainability initiatives and communication strategies to achieve and promote progress in credible ways (no greenwashing!).
Nancy Himmelfarb (himmelfarb.com) is a corporate social responsibility (CSR) expert who helps companies leverage CSR as a differentiator, while minimizing risks and enhancing credibility. She specializes in strategy development, stakeholder engagement, corporate reporting and other CSR communications.
Nancy applies her proprietary 3Vs of Sustainability Communication methodology to develop CSR policies and messages across diverse industries and for all types of organizations, including for-profit companies, not-for-profit organizations, government agencies, academic institutions and community groups. She also built legal departments for three different businesses and worked as a corporate attorney for a top-tier law firm.
Nancy brings a unique combination of business, legal and sustainability experience, backed by degrees from Stanford University and UCLA School of Law, a graduate certificate in sustainability management from University of Chicago, and the LEED Green Associate credential.
5:00 pm - networking with hosted bar & hors doeuvres
6:00 pm - program begins
6:30 pm - networking with hosted bar & hors doeuvres
7:30 pm - event concludes