Sustainability Base Camp for Media Executives – Tuesday, Apr 23

Sustainability BaseCamp for Media Executives explores the unique sustainability risks, challenges and opportunities facing the media industry. Participants will engage in a dynamic program at the remarkable LEED Platinum Hearst Tower, with thirty fellow media executives and leading sustainability experts. Executives will leave with a clear understanding of the business case for sustainability, what matters most to the bottom line, and the best next steps to lead their company successfully to the Sustainability Summit.

*A portion of the proceeds from this event will go to the Institute for Sustainable Communications
Where: Hearst Tower, 300 West 57th Street, New York, NY 10019
When: Tuesday, April 23, 2013 8:15 am – 3:45 pm*
*Breakfast, Lunch and Reception included with registration


Registration and Breakfast

Welcome & Introductions
Doug Hammond, Burns & Hammond

Opening Remarks 
Glenn Hansen, President iCompli
BPA Worldwide

The View from Above
Global Market Trends, Standards & Opportunities
Heather Burns, Burns & Hammond

Conditions on the Ground

Financial & Market Drivers
Risks & Exposures
Olivia Fussell, Founder, CINCS LLC, 

Building a Strong Assent Team
Sustainable Media Supply Chains

Morning Break

Justifying the Journey – Case Study: Catalyst Paper
Lyn Brown, VP Marketing and Corporate Responsibility, Catalyst Paper Corporation

LEED Platinum Presentation
Lou Nowikas, Senior Director, Corporate Real Estate and Facilities, Hearst Enterprises

Tracking Footprints
Transparency, GRI Reporting & Assurance
Karl Pfalzgraf, VP Sustainability Assurance,
iCompli, division of BPA Worldwide

Telling the Tale
Storytelling for Sustainability
Park Howell, President, Park&Co

Afternoon Break

Research Findings, Presentation & Reception

Directly following Sustainability BaseCamp, join us for a presentation of BPA’s newly released research findings, Applying GRI Guidelines for Effective Reporting: A Review of US and International Media Companies’ CSR Reports to Identify Leading Trends.

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