The Business Civic Leadership Center National Conference Brings Business, Nonprofits, and Government Organizations to Atlanta, GA from April 16-18, 2012: Early Bird Registration Open
Posted: Feb 24, 2012 – 05:52 PM EST
WASHINGTON D.C., Feb. 24 /CSRwire/ - The Business Civic Leadership Center (BCLC) will be hosting its fifth national annual conference in Atlanta, Georgia from April 16-18. The conference will bring together business leaders from Siemens, Microsoft, The Home Depot, Booz Allen Hamilton, and more along with nonprofits, government organizations, and leaders in communities from across the nation. Early Bird registration is open! Register before February 29, and save $150.
With a focus on the Role of Corporate Citizenship in America's Future, the National Conference is an established convening for the foremost voices in the corporate social responsibility (CSR) continuum—from philanthropy to public-private partnerships to business solutions. Be part of rich, solutions-focused discussions about how to address the tough challenges facing America today and what we can do together for the future.
Many issues, including volunteerism, will take the spotlight. Register now to gain access to a plenary with Michelle Nunn, Chief Executive Officer of Points of Light, followed up with a BCLC/Billion + Change skills-based volunteering "speed dating" with Deloitte, Kraft Foods, Marsh and McLennon, and UPS Foundation.
Other sessions will include a Special Edition of Conversations with Stephen—a live webcast, in conjunction with a tweetchat—where BCLC’s Stephen Jordan and Carol Cone, Global Practice Chair, of Edelman Business + Social Purpose, will discuss the results of the 2012 goodpurpose® study which explores consumer attitudes around social purpose and its implications for corporate citizenship.
To close the conference, leaders from Microsoft, FSG, and Intel will join BCLC's Stephen Jordan in a vibrant debate about CSR: Is it philanthropy or a core business solution? What about social innovation? Does CSR drive business results?
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For more from this organization:U.S. Chamber of Commerce Foundation Corporate Citizenship Center