• Understanding CSR: When One Size Doesn't Fit All

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    Name: Understanding CSR: When One Size Doesn't Fit All
    Date: November 16, 2018
    Time: 7:45 AM - 11:00 AM EST
    Registration: Sorry, public registration for this event has been closed.
    Event Description:

    Corporate Social Responsibility
    One of the definitions of Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) is “a company's commitment to manage the social, environmental and economic effects of its operations responsibly and in line with public expectations.” 

    Beyond charitable support and waste reduction programs, CSR at its best is embedded in the company through a number of elements: governance, measurement, transparency, employee experience, environmental stewardship, supply chain management, and strong community partnerships.

    In this workshop, participants will work with a panel of experts, practitioners, and CSR  champions to explore the different models and frameworks businesses can use to implement meaningful CSR initiatives. Our panelists will discuss these topics from different perspectives: B Corp, Business, Nonprofit, Financial, Consultant and Environmental 

    Participants will: 
    - Explore Case Studies of CSR initiatives 
    - Learn useful frameworks, tools, and ideas to help implement their own initiatives
    - Consider community partnerships for collaborative CSR initiatives 
    - Hear stories and advice from various sector perspectives

    Hear From Expert Panelists:
    * John Reimer, CEO, PeaceWorks Techonology Solutions 
    * Jason Menard, Content Strategist, Digital Echidna 
    * Martha Powell, President and CEO, London Community Foundation
    * Liz Arkinstall, Manager of Corporate Social Responsibility, Libro Credit Union
    * James Temple, Chief Corporate Responsibility Officer, PwC Canada 
    * Michelle Kanter, Executive Director, Carolinian Canada

    London Chamber of Commerce
    101-244 Pall Mall St.
    London, ON N6A 5P6
    Date/Time Information:
    Friday November 16, 2018
    7:45 a.m. Registration
    8:15 a.m. Program
    Contact Information:
    Julia Cunningham 519-432-7551 x 28 For Registration information & help - Bonnie Riddolls 519-432-7551 ext 20
    $25.00 + HST for members
    $45.00 + HST for non-members
    Sorry no refunds or cancellations made after 14 days prior to event date.