EBC/AIM Earth Week 2006 Program

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Date: April 20, 2006

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EBC/AIM Earth Week 2006 Program

April 20, 2006 @ 8:30 am - 1:00 pm

Best Practices in Corporate Stewardship: Featuring Speakers from Leading Companies

How do they do it?

  • Ben & Jerry’s – How a leading green company is finding it challenging to meet its goals for energy conservation and greenhouse gas reduction
  • Polaroid – How a consumer products company is demanding that its suppliers demonstrate good corporate stewardship through its procurement requirements
  • Textron – How a major industrial company has reduced its waste through Six Sigma techniques
  • National Grid – How a major utility protects and enhances wildlife habitat.

Time: 7:30 a.m. Registration and Continental Breakfast
Program: 8:00 a.m. – 12:00 noon

Hosts:

  • Environmental Business Council of New England
  • The Associated Industries of Massachusetts (AIM)

Speakers

Keynote Address:
Andy Rubin, Vice President of Corporate Sustainability
Wal-Mart Stores

You’re probably aware of the recent announcements from CEO Lee Scott about Wal-Mart’s commitment to corporate stewardship, and the potential for market transformation is enormous, but some are skeptical. Hear for yourself and decide.

Closing Remarks and Inspirational Call to Action:
Peter Kinder, founder and President
KLD Research and Analytics, Inc.

A leading proponent of Socially Responsible Investing

Agenda

7:30 a.m. Registration and Continental Breakfast
8:00 a.m. Welcome: Jon Feinstein, Chair EBC
8:15 a.m. What are the Best Practices?Speaker: Leo Pierre Roy, Managing Director
Environmental and Energy Services Vanasse Hangen Brustlin, Inc.Survey Report and Analysis
9:30 a.m. Coffee Break
10:00 a.m. How do Companies do it? – Panel of Best PracfticesEnergy – Stonyfield FarmsWaste – Raytheon

Supplier RequirementsPolaroid Corporation, Charles Mahar

Wildlife Habitat – National Grid, Tom Sullivan

11:00 a.m. Closing Remarks and an Inspirational Call to ActionSpeaker: Peter D. Kinder, President, KLD Research & Analytics, Inc.
12:00 p.m. Adjourn

 

Details

Date:
April 20, 2006
Time:
8:30 am - 1:00 pm

Details

Date:
April 20, 2006
Time:
8:30 am - 1:00 pm

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