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Speakers

A cross-section of global business, sustainability, and civil society leaders will share their creative ideas and practical solutions for a sustainable world. Additional speakers to be announced as the program develops throughout the year.

Plenary Speakers

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General Secretary

International Trade Union Confederation
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The Climate Group
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President and CEO

NAACP
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Founder and CEO

Cornerstone Capital Group
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We Mean Business
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Chairman and CEO

Pernod Ricard, North America
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CEO and Executive Director

United Nations Global Compact
Kering
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Executive Director

American Civil Liberties Union
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Chief Corporate Social Responsibility Officer and Marketing Executive

Verizon
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Chair of Editorial Board and Editor-at-Large, U.S.

Financial Times
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President, Global Affairs

GSK
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Global Head, Human Rights

Google
Ford Foundation
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Senior Vice President, Global Affairs and Chief Legal Officer

Google

Breakout Session Speakers

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Global Vice President, Investor Relations
Anheuser-Busch InBev
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Global Vice President, Health and Wellbeing
Sodexo
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Vice President, Global Public Policy and Strategic Communications
Postmates
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Counsel, Business and Human Rights Program
Verizon
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Head, Global Women’s Safety Policy
Uber
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Assistant Director-General and Head of Department, Partnership and Innovation
Sida
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Founder and CEO
NationSwell
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Director, Regulatory Affairs
A.P. Møller – Maersk
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Founder and Director
Center for Sustainable Business
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Global Lead for Diversity and Inclusion
Telia Company
Daobridge Capital
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Chief of Standards
GRI
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Group Director, Sustainability Engagement
Grundfos
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Medical Director, External Affairs, Government Relations and Community Health
Kaiser Permanente
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Vice President and Deputy General Counsel
Microsoft Corporation
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General Manager, Sustainability
Swire Coca Cola
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Senior Manager, Corporate Sustainability and Risk Management
Medco Energi
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Head of ESG Reporting and Communications
Adobe
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Deputy Manager, Community Relations
Kinross
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Head of Sustainability, Planning and Performance Management
Enel
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Senior scientist and director of the Institute for Health and Productivity Studies (IHPS)
Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health
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Director, Planning and Research; Senior Advisor, Climate
Office of Governor Gavin Newsom
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Head of Civil Rights and Senior Strategic Outreach Counsel
Google
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Managing Director and Chief Inclusion and Diversity Officer
Carlyle
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Director of Sustainability Stewardship
China National Textile and Apparel Council
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Chief Sustainable Finance Officer
Financial Services Agency, the Government of Japan
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Head of Sustainability
BNP Paribas
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Director, Consumer Citizen and Brands Dialogue
Consommateur & Citoyen
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Vice President, Communications and Sustainability
Sateri Group
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Sustainability Manager, Global Logistics
H&M Group
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Advisor, Initiative for Equity & Social Justice
Presidio Graduate School
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Chief Sustainability Officer
Mastercard
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Sustainability and Communications Manager
Sempra
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Founder and CEO
Shimmy
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Principal, Responsible Technology
Omidyar Network
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Head of Social Impact
Dropbox
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Centre Coordinator
Cambridge Centre, Ethics, Economy and Social Change
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Non-Executive Director
Eni, BSR, Viridor, CFA Institute
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Chief Executive Officer
Net Impact
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Senior Vice President, Global Corporate Citizenship and Sustainability
The Estée Lauder Companies
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Global Vice President, Sustainability
Mars
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Senior Policy Analyst
Ranking Digital Rights
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Chief Sustainability Officer
Unilever
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Executive Director
Morgan Stanley
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Real Estate Strategy and Urban Planning Manager
Genentech
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Executive Vice President, Global Commercial
Royal Dutch Shell
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Executive Director
Mastercard Center for Inclusive Growth
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Vice President, Corporate Responsibility
Hilton
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Head of Networks, Partnerships and Gender Division
OECD Development Centre
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Director, U.S. Government Relations
McDonald's
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Director, Susan Morgan Consulting
BSR Special Advisor
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Global Chief Information Officer
Zoom
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Senior Director
Natural Resources Defense Council
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Director, Shareholder Advocacy
Trillium Asset Management
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Executive Director, Corporate Governance
Office of the New York City Comptroller
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Human Rights Manager
Novartis
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Director, Transport
European Climate Foundation
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Chief Sustainability Officer
L’Oréal
Solidar Suisse
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Product Manager, Sustainable Finance Solutions
Bloomberg
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Head of APAC Responsible Investment and Governance
APG Asset Management
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Director, Global Government Affairs
Walmart
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Executive Director
Sustainable Apparel Coalition
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Vice President, Global Sustainability
VF Corporation
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Senior Vice President, Corporate Secretary and Assistant General Counsel
Merck & Co.
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Director of Employment, Inclusion and Impact
SurveyMonkey
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Vice President, Global Health and Patient Access, Pfizer
President, The Pfizer Foundation
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Director, Group Sustainability
CLP Group
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Vice President Customer Alliances, Corporate Sustainability
Croda
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Gender Benchmark Lead
World Benchmarking Alliance
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Head, Business and Human Rights
Cisco
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Vice President of Product, Microsoft Teams
Microsoft
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Manager, Climate Strategy and Sustainability Initiatives
Hewlett Packard Enterprise
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Manager, Corporate Social Responsibility
Verizon
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Director of Human Rights
Facebook
EFRAG
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Director, ESG Sharehowner Engagement
Boston Trust Walden
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Head of Community Impact
Diageo
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Global Head of Impact
The Carlyle Group
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Director, Corporate Outreach
Sustainability Accounting Standards Board (SASB)
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Director of Corporate Sustainability
Sempra Energy
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Lead Corporate Relations Practice
USAID
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Human Rights Senior Advisor
Total
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Executive Director
Eurosif
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Global Head, ESG Investment Strategy
State Street Global Advisors
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Policy Director
Economic Opportunity Institute
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Global Partner for Client Sustainability, Corporate and M&A
Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer
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Head of International Programs, Climate & Environment
Bloomberg Philanthropies

BSR Speakers

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Associate Director
BSR
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Associate Director, Climate
BSR
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President and CEO
BSR
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Manager, Inclusive Economy
BSR
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Associate Director
BSR
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Associate Director
BSR
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Director, Partnership Development
BSR
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Chief Operating Officer
BSR
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Associate Director
BSR
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Global Lead, Climate and People
BSR
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Vice President
BSR
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Associate Director
BSR
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Director, Consumer Sectors
BSR
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Associate Director
BSR
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Managing Director
BSR
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Managing Director
BSR
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Vice President, Consumer Sectors and Global Membership
BSR
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Bangladesh Representative, HERproject
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Senior Vice President
BSR
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Director, Sustainable Futures Lab
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Vice President, Asia-Pacific
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Director, Information and Communications Technology
BSR
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Director, HERproject
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Manager, Women's Empowerment
BSR
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Human Rights Director
BSR
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Director
BSR
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Managing Director
BSR

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Still clearly the best sustainability professional gathering and discussion forum.

—BSR Conference 2018 Participant


Sponsors

Convening Sponsor

Verizon

Platinum Sponsor

We Mean Business

Gold Sponsor

Target

Silver Sponsors

EQT
Flex Ltd.
The Walt Disney Company

Supporting Sponsors

AB InBev
Atlassian
Cisco
The Coca-Cola Company
Google, Inc.
Microsoft Corporation
Qualcomm

Marketing and Media Sponsor

3BL Media