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2011 Global Corporate Citizenship Conference

Organizer: U.S. Chamber of Commerce Foundation Corporate Citizenship Center

Date: 10.05.11, 09:00AM – 10.06.11, 09:00PM ET

Location:U.S. Chamber Headquarters, Washington, D.C.

Sponsor:U.S. Chamber's Business Civic Leadership Center

Website: bclcsummit.uschamber.com/

2011 Global Corporate Citizenship Conference
Adding Value in Emerging Markets and Local Communities

October 5 & 6, 2011, Washington, D.C.
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On Twitter: #GlobalCSRconf and #AddingValueCSR
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Business Leaders Are Here to Discuss Their Strategies and Lessons

Keynote:
Brad Smith, General Counsel and Executive Vice President, Legal and Corporate Affairs Microsoft Corporation

Brad Smith will discuss the importance of partnerships between the public sector, private sector and NGOs to address the opportunity divide facing youth in local communities around the world.

Jason Saul, Author of Social Innovation Inc. and Founder Mission Measurement Sought-after author

Jason Saul will present on the importance of measuring the value of CSR and how companies can monetize their social impact.

Ed Martin, Marketing Excellence and CSR Insights The Hershey Company

Ed Martin has had many years of experience in the private sector working in emerging markets and will share his thoughts on how to leverage marketing research to learn about communities' needs and leverage core functions to solve challenges.

Bo Miller, Global Director, Corporate Citizenship The Dow Chemical Company

As the co-chair of BCLC's Global Corporate Citizenship program, Bo Miller's vision for economic and social development in emerging markets has guided BCLC as well as his own company, Dow. Bo will lead a discussion on deploying business skill sets to solve community challenge and also release BCLC's Business for Good Map.

Talya Bosch, Director, Corporate Social Responsibility Western Union

Few companies have as direct a reach into the economics of emerging markets as Western Union. Talya Bosch will discuss how her company has works with local subsidiaries to understand community needs and leverage their core functions to provide social services to clients and communities.

The Highlights Continue: The "Adding Value" conference (Twitter: #addingvaluecsr, #globalcsrconf) is dedicated to advancing how the private sector creates new approaches to international engagement, putting community and market development at the forefront of their agendas.

  • Additional Featured Speakers: Dr. Darin Gunesekera, Ashoka Fellow Willa Shalit, CEO, Fairwinds Trading Christine Auclaire, Chief of the Private Sector Unit, UN Habitat Dane Smith, Managing Director, FSG; and dozens more
  • High-impact discussions: The Role of Capitalism in Society, Business Strategies to Meet Societal Challenges, and Measurement & Evaluation An Urban Development roundtable in the midst of World Habitat Day
  • TED-style presentations on best practices in Haiti's economic recovery
  • "A Taste of the World" dinners and abundant networking
  • Conference website and agenda

For more information, please contact:

Kitty Keller Director of Communications and Outreach

 

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