SOURCE: PYXERA GlobalDESCRIPTION:
WASHINGTON D.C., March 7, 2017 /3BL Media/ - PYXERA Global is delighted to announce the expansion of its relationship with Ethical Corporation. Building on the momentum of the two organizations’ partnership, this alliance will drive the movement for responsible business, CSR, and sustainability executives to link social purpose to profit.
Amanda MacArthur, Chief Program Officer at PYXERA Global, will present alongside The Rockefeller Foundation on the YieldWise initiative at Ethical Corporation’s 16th Responsible Business Summit Europe taking place in London on June 7-8. The session, Unlikely alliances: finding common ground when working from different agendas, will demonstrate how the use of tri-sector partnerships like YieldWise, a $130 million initiative launched by The Rockefeller Foundation to demonstrate potential solutions for how the world can halve food loss by 2030, can lead to unparalleled results.
The Summit offers four focused tracks—each shaped to uncover the real potential for business to drive profitability through sustainability and positive impact. Over 500 delegates will attend from Unilever, ebay, WBCSD, MasterCard, Siemens, Heineken, Dell, Adobe, IKEA, PepsiCo, and Vodafone to learn from 80+ senior level speakers including:
- Aongus Hegarty, President EMEA, Dell
- Maurice Tulloch, CEO, AVIVA
- Richard Pennycook, CEO, The Cooperative
- Jens Birgersson, President and CEO, Rockwool
- Bennett Freeman, Former US Deputy Assistant Secretary of State for Democracy, Human Rights, and Labor
- Adam Turner, Head of Global Data Management, Allianz
Social Impact Dividend Briefing with Expert Insights from Siemens, Nestle, Unilever, FedEx, WBCSD, and UBS
Measuring social impact is highly complex. Yet, being able to prove how responsible social initiatives contribute to business as well as national development goals is now more crucial than ever.
In advance of attending the Summit, learn how companies can align business and societal interest and quantify and prove their positive impact to shareholders and stakeholders alike. Learn from Siemens, Nestle, Unilever, FedEx, WBCSD, and UBS in Ethical Corporation’s new complementary briefing, outlining key strategies for companies to measure and quantify their social impact. Download the briefing here.
Join Solving the Solvable: PYXERA Global Engagement Forum Live on April 4-5, 2017 in Washington, D.C. to connect with leaders focusing on key solvable problems within the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals (Global Goals).
For more than 25 years, PYXERA Global has leveraged the unique strengths of corporations, governments, social sector organizations, educational institutions, and individuals to enhance the abilities of people and communities to solve complex problems and attain mutually beneficial goals.
The PYXERA Global team is passionate and dedicated to navigating challenges and pinpointing purposeful global engagement opportunities for its clients and partners. Initiatives include a wide range of services from local content development to global pro bono programs and integrated community development efforts that transform lives and livelihoods.
Director of Media Relations, PYXERA Global
KEYWORDS: Events, Conferences & Webinars, Ethical Production & Consumption, YieldWise, Post-Harvest Loss, Ethical Corporation, PYXERA Global, the rockefeller foundation, Responsible Business Summit, smallholder farmer