Join us at our Green Vision 2012 Web enabled Half Day Conference

Taking the Corporate Social Responsibility discussion global and building on the success of our earlier seminar, we would like to invite you to our web enabled Building CSR Conference event hosted by Leeds Metropolitan’s Centre for Knowledge Exchange and supported by the Construction Sector Network

Delegates will:

  • ·         Discover the lessons learnt on the Living Building Challenge.
  • ·         Understand the relationship between Building Performance and Corporate Social Responsibility
  • ·         Participate in two hands-on expert roundtables of their choice on CSR Reporting, the Emerging trends in CSR, Sustainable supply chain management, CSR and Competitive advantage
  • ·         Experience a lively Pecha Kucha presentation showcase covering different aspects of CSR in Construction (Building Performance and CSR  ,Strategic CSR, case studies).

The event will be blogged and discussed live across social media to encourage perspectives from international individuals and organisations that may not be able to attend in person, to give Leeds businesses a wider business vision.

The hashtag for the event is #GVis2012

Green Vision at Leeds Metropolitan University is an open Knowledge Exchange Network focusing its 2012 networking series on Building CSR, to drive the Sustainability agenda in construction.

Web Cast Live!

If you are unable to join us on the day our presentations and roundtables will be available to view live on the day free of charge.

Event Programme

13.00 Welcome and Registration

Paula Widdowson , Director,CSR-I Ltd

13.30 Keynote Speaker

 Mel Starrs, Associate Director, PRP Environmental (tbc)

13.45 Roundtable Discussion Session A

CSR Reporting : A Higher Education Perspective , Mark Warner, Leeds Met Estates

The Living Building Challenge Martin Brown , Eden Bruckman Living Building Challenge

Responsible Supply Chain Management Room4 Consulting Ltd

CSR and Competitive Edge Pedro Pablo

14.45 Refreshments Break

15.00 Roundtable Discussion Session B

(select another roundtable from details outlined in Session A)

16.00 International Keynote Speaker

Maaike Fleur , Associate Director,Global Reporting Initiative

16.30 Pecha Kucha Showcase

Presentations with a twist; presenters are allowed 20 slides and they are auto-advanced every 20 seconds. There is very little scope for ‘death by PowerPoint’ and provide a very engaging and creative presentations.

17.00 Question Panel 

REGISTER

To book your place at the conference, please register online or fill in the booking form. The cost to attend the conference is £40.

If you can’t attend the conference but would like to view it online free of charge, please emailD.Camp@leedsmet.ac.uk and we will send you the link the day before the event.