5th Green Business Congress

Programme

13h30Welcome participants
14h00Welcome and introduction
Sabine Denis, Directeur Business & Society Belgium
14h10Zeronauts in the field. The Zero Growth Impact Monitor results and Belgian perspective.
Sam Sluismans, Director, Innovation & Sustainability Management
14h30Zeronauts at Nestlé: creating shared value.
Hilary Parsons, Public Affairs and Social Issues Management, Nestlé Group
14h50 Waste innovation makes the circular economy turning
Ellen Joncheere, General Manager SITA
15h10 Coffee break
15h45 Green Business Models – decoupling growth and its adverse impacts.
Carine Van Hove, VITO & Flanders Cleantech Association (FCA)
16h05How an SME can be an actor of change. R&D via the PV CROPS and PREMASOL projects.
Jérôme Kervyn de Meerendré, CEO SunSwitch
16h25Preparing for the energy transition by investing in prospective research and innovation.
Bruno Defrasnes, Head of Sustainable Development & Business Innovation, Electrabel GDF SUEZ
16h45Mission Zero: the Zeronauts
John Elkington, Founding Partner & Executive Chairman of Volans
17h45Cocktail

Belgian Business Awards for the Environment
18h30 Award Ceremony Belgian Business Awards for the Environment 2013
20h00 Cocktail/Buffet

 

Practical information

Date
Wednesday 23rd October 2013

Place
VBO-FEB
Rue Ravensteinstraat 4
1000 Brussels
Itinerary: www.vbo-feb.be

Price

Once we have received your registration, we will send you a letter of confirmation and an invoice. Please pay the invoice immediately. Your participation is only definitively confirmed once payment is received.

Get a 20%  discount on the book The Zeronauts, Breaking the Sustainability Barrier. Please visit www.routledge.com/9781849713979 and enter code TZ512 when you order the book.

Cancellation
If you are unable to attend, you may have a colleague take your place. In the case of cancellation up to one week prior to the Congress, an administrative fee of € 50 (excl. 21% VAT) will be charged. Beyond this date, the full amount will be payable. Cancellations must be made in writing sent by post, fax or email. In the absence of a written cancellation, the full amount of the registration fee is payable.

Organisation
Roularta Events Z. 1 Researchpark 120, 1731 Zellik (Belgium)
Tel. +32 (0)2 467.56.62
E-mail: seminars@roularta.be

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