DMCC is pleased to present a new Knowledge Series on Sustainability in collaboration with the United Nations Global Compact Network UAE to inspire more companies about the business case of integrating corporate responsibility into their strategy.
In this respect, the first Sustainability Knowledge Series event was held on the topic of “How Sustainable Development Goals Make Strategic Business Sense”.
The event covered the following topics:
* A United Nations initiative to encourage businesses worldwide to adopt sustainable and socially responsible policies and report on their implementation.
Almas Conference Centre
09:00am - 11:00am, 15 Apr 2018
Free for DMCC Members
0930 - 0940
Mr. Gautam Sashittal, CEO, DMCC
0940 - 0950
Building Sustainability Impact: Global Goals – Local Actions
Mr. Mahmoud Hesham El Burai, Chairman, UNGC
0950 - 1020
The Business Case for Sustainability
Mr. Aris Vrettos, Director of Open Programmes and International Markets, University of Cambridge Institute for Sustainability Leadership
1020 - 1045
Moderator: Ms. Iris Van Der Veken, Director of Public Affairs and Policy International, DMCC
Amer Afifi, General Manager, Duracell Middle East
Giulio Minagra, Retail Director, Bulgari