Corporation 20/20 seeks to: create a forum of leading thinkers, practitioners and advocates; construct positive and plausible visions of the future corporate form, and translate such visions into broad-based advocacy. Toward those ends, the initiative aims to create international benchmarks to inspire and guide corporations, governments, multilateral organizations and civil society toward transformative change in corporate design, including ownership structures, governance, corporate law reform, capitalization and internal incentives and rewards. Corporation 20/20 is rooted in the premise that societal expectations of business in the 21st century demands a major elevation in corporate contributions to urgent global problemsâ€”economic, environmental, and social.
May 22, 2009 - Do international financial institution-the IMF, World Bank, IFC-- need reform or reinvention? What are the most promising innovations to vastly upscale the flow of capital to socially-purposeful corporations? What management strategies and policy options are m...
Bubbles, busts and the great global recession. How can the financial sector be transformed from a casino-like enterprise driven by gaming risk to a sustainable enterprise for fostering socially purposeful corporations?
On June 9-10, in historic Faneuil Hall/Quinc...
May 12, 2009 - We stand today at an historical moment. Many aspects of the global economy are out of synch with 21st century imperatives. While the character of corporations that produce needed goods and services-the "real economy"-is undergoing intense change, the "financia...
BOSTON, MA - How can corporations be designed so as to blend social, environmental, governance and financial mission at their very core? This is the design challenge of the 21st century. But it has until now remained a problem that has no name "“ an invisible issue that is a...
The Summit on the Future of the Corporation is inspired by the growing tension between the emergence of the corporation as the world's most powerful and innovative social institution and the growing severity of social and environmental problems that plague billions of people...
October 2, 2007 - Join other thought leaders on November 13-14, 2007, for dialogue and agenda-setting when the SUMMIT ON THE FUTURE OF THE CORPORATON (www.summit2020.org) convenes in historic Faneuil Hall in Boston to a...