Event Will Feature Leaders, Explore How to Build Successful Business Engagement
Posted: Sep 29, 2015 – 11:00 AM EST
WASHINGTON, Sep. 29 /CSRwire/ - The U.S. Chamber of Commerce Foundation (USCCF) will host its annual corporate citizenship conference, titled “Connect the Dots: How Businesses Solve Global Challenges Locally.” This year’s conference will focus on how businesses build engagements that align local impact to global strategy and will showcase successful business examples.
Additionally, USCCF will announce the winners of the 2015 Corporate Citizenship Awards, which recognizes businesses for positively impacting society through social and environmental programs.
Suzanne Clark, Executive Vice President, U.S. Chamber of Commerce
Daymond John, Founder & CEO, FUBU; Star of ABC's Shark Tank and; CEO, Shark Branding
Soledad O'Brien, CEO, Starfish Media Group
JJ Ramberg, host of the MSNBC programYour Business
Shannon Schuyler, Principal, Chief Purpose Officer, Chief Corporate Responsibility Officer, PwC; President, The PwC Charitable Foundation, Inc.
Hugh Welsh, President and General Counsel, DSM North America
Blair Taylor, Chief Community Officer, Starbucks
Connie M. Yowell, CEO of CollectiveShift.org; Director of Education, MacArthur Foundation
Geoff Bastow, President, Global Customer Solutions Group, UPS
Hugh Evans, Chief Executive Officer, Global Poverty Project
Patrick Gaston, President, Western Union Foundation
Lori Harnick, General Manager, Citizenship and Public Affairs, Microsoft
Elliot Kotek, Co-Founder and Content Chief, Not Impossible
Richard Leach, President and CEO, World Food Program USA
An agenda and full list of speakers is available here.
Monday – Wednesday, October 5 – 7, 2015
Ronald Reagan Building, 1300 Pennsylvania Ave. NW, Washington, D.C. 20004
Credentialed members of the media are invited to attend. To register, e-mail Bailey Jacobs at firstname.lastname@example.org or call 202-230-1877.
The U.S. Chamber of Commerce Foundation is dedicated to strengthening America’s long-term competitiveness and educating the public on how the free enterprise system improves society and the economy.
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For more from this organization:U.S. Chamber of Commerce Foundation Corporate Citizenship Center