BSR Conference 2012
BSR 20
October 23-26 | New York



Backstory: The Media’s Role in Sustainability | One-Hour Conversation
Beyond Incrementalism with Justin Adams: Accelerating Solutions in the Food, Energy, and Water Nexus | Leadership in Action


Climate 2.0: The Widening Scope of Leadership | One-Hour Conversation


Energy’s Newest Frontier...America?! | One-Hour Conversation
Environmental, Social, and Corporate Governance (ESG) Investments in Emerging Markets | One-Hour Conversation


The Future of Sustainability Ratings | One-Hour Conversation


The Global Media Debates Sustainability: Has Everything—or Nothing—Changed? | Leadership in Action


Happiness and the New Generation of Chinese Migrant Workers | One-Hour Conversation
Happiness Is . . . A Business Model for the Future | One-Hour Conversation
Hot Spots: Identifying Future Issues in the Global Supply Chain | One-Hour Conversation
Humanizing the Inclusive Economy | Two-Hour Working Session


I3 Presentation: Jeff Jarvis, Author, Writer and Professor, BuzzMachine | I3
I3 Presentation: Platon, International photographer | I3
I3 Presentation: Tracy Palandjian, CEO and Cofounder, Social Finance | I3
Identifying an Effective Remedy for Human Rights Impacts | One-Hour Conversation
In Conversation with eBay: Getting to the “How” of Collaboration | Leadership in Action
In Conversation with Jay Rasulo, Senior Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer, The Walt Disney Company | Leadership in Action
Investing in Women is Smart Business | Leadership in Action


Mega-Cities and Urbanization | One-Hour Conversation
Moderated conversation with Joel Makower | One-Hour Conversation


Plenary Address: Anne-Marie Slaughter, Bert G. Kerstetter '66 University Professor, Politics and Intl. Affairs, Princeton University | Plenary
Plenary Address: José Ramos-Horta, Nobel Peace Prize Laureate and Former President, Democratic Republic of Timor-Leste | Plenary
Plenary Address: Leontino Balbo, Jr., Head, Native Organic Products | Plenary
Plenary Address: Marc Bolland, Chief Executive, Marks and Spencer | Plenary
Plenary Address: Rajiv Shah, Administrator, USAID | Plenary
Plenary Panel: The Changing Energy Landscape | Plenary
Plenary Presentation: and Beatriz Perez, Coca-Cola | Plenary
Plenary Welcome: Aron Cramer, President and CEO, BSR | Plenary
Precarious Work around the World | One-Hour Conversation
Putting a Dollar Value on Externalities: Today’s Reality | Two-Hour Working Session


Reaching Into the Root of Supply Chains: Perspectives From an End User | Leadership in Action
Recognizing the Risks: Modern-Day Slavery and Human Trafficking in the Supply Chain | Leadership in Action
Responsible Growth: On the Frontier | One-Hour Conversation


The Search for Sustainable Products: Collaboration and Competition | Two-Hour Working Session
Sustainability and Leadership Competencies | Two-Hour Working Session
Sustainable Consumption: Exploration and Opportunities | Leadership in Action


Tackling Bribery and Corruption Risks in Global Supply Chains | One-Hour Conversation


What All Businesses Can Learn from Privately Held Companies | One-Hour Conversation
Women Entrepreneurs and the Scaling Dilemma | One-Hour Conversation
Women’s Health: A Missing Sustainability Issue? | One-Hour Conversation

Sessions are subject to change.