Dr. Lucas Joppa, Chief Environment Officer, Microsoft, to join #RBSWEST in October [9-10]

Technology will drive change; sustainability will shape it. Advancements in technology alone present themselves as a solution to the environmental challenges we face. That’s why we are delighted to announce Lucas Joppa, Chief Environment Officer at Microsoft as a keynote speaker at the Responsible Business Summit West, San Diego, October 9-10.

Lucas will be joining the Environment Keynote, discussing the role technology and innovation has to play in solving environmental challenges. He will be joined by Mitch Jackson, Vice President of Environment Affairs and Chief Sustainability Officer, FedEx.

Business leaders also confirmed include:

• Assistant Secretary-General, UN Environment
• Chief Sustainability Officer, Hewlett Packard Enterprise
• President & CEO, Oxfam America
• President & General Counsel, DSM North America
• President & CEO, Fairtrade USA
• Executive Vice President and Group President, Sempra Energy
• Chief Sustainability Officer, FedEx
• Chief Sustainability Officer, MetLife
• Chief Operating Officer, Partnership on AI
• State Controller, State of California

Dr Lucas Joppa, Chief Environment Officer at Microsoft, will be speaking at #RBSWEST. (Credit: Microsoft)
 

To meet the 1.5C target and reverse environmental impacts, investments in innovation and technology are required. Hear how technology can accelerate the move to a sustainable economy and conserve the natural environment at #RBSWEST.

The latest agenda, along with the up-to-date speaker line-up, can be seen here.

RBS West is part of the Responsible Business Summit Series, a platform of events where senior practitioners from across the globe meet and share practical ideas on how business can lead the change to a new sustainable future. There is no fluff, just actionable insights and honest discussions on the challenges and opportunities ahead.

More information about the event can be found here. Currently, passes for the event are discounted by $400. To confirm a place at this year’s event click here.

For further details contact Ed Long, Project Director at Ethical Corporation at ed.long@ethicalcorp.com or call +44 (0) 207 375 7188.

 

Ethical Corporation’s mission is to help businesses around the globe do the right thing by their customers and the world. We believe this is not only how to ensure a future for all but makes good business sense. We serve CSR, compliance, risk and governance communities with topical and insightful business intelligence and meeting places.

We provide business intelligence to more than 3,000 multinational companies every year. Our customers are also NGOs, think-tanks, academia, governments and consultancies. We publish the leading responsible business magazine, website, and research reports. Our conferences are widely recognized as the best in the field.

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