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As a friend of a partner of The Natural Step Canada, you are specially invited to join us for an afternoon session during the Accelerate: Collaborating for Sustainability Conference.
Three internationally recognized sustainability leaders will share experiences and explore different approaches to building shared intention as we work to together to move society successfully towards sustainability.
Moderator Bob Willard (Author, The Next Sustainability Advantage) along with speakers Dr. Karl-Henrik Robèrt (Founder, The Natural Step), Kathy Bardswick (President & CEO, The Co-operators Group Ltd.), and Bart Houlahan (Co-founder, B Lab) will explore ways to create societal change through approaches such as the co-operative and Benefit Corporation (B Corp) models, in the context of meeting fundamental human needs.
Date: June 10th, 2013
Time: 12:30pm - 2:30pm
Location: Main Hall of the River Run Centre - 35 Woolwich Street, Guelph, ON
Cost: No charge for friends of partners of The Natural Step Canada
Note: There is no need to print the registration confirmation.
If you have any questions, please contact conference(at)naturalstep.ca.
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The Natural Step Canada and The Co-operators
The Natural Step Canada is a leader in raising awareness, providing education, and building local capacity in sustainability. We are a dynamic non-profit organization and federally-registered charity with 20 years of experience helping youth, municipal, and business leaders understand and make meaningful progress toward sustainability. Through award-winning learning programs and advisory, coaching, and process facilitation services, we translate the fundamentals of sustainability into practical steps businesses and communities can take to achieve lasting change. Our focus on young leaders helps unleash the unrelenting passion and commitment of youth to creating a better world by sharing the knowledge, tools, and practical training to be effective sustainability champions. Learn more at www.naturalstep.ca.
The Co-operators Group Limited is a Canadian owned and operated company that insures over two million people Canada-wide. We are active corporate members of our communities, a catalyst for a sustainable society, and a true home-grown champion with strong co-operative roots. We support and fund the development of community-oriented co-operatives and social enterprises, and we work hard to contribute to communities across Canada. Learn more at www.cooperators.ca.