Wave

October 24-26

Huntington Beach, California

We Are Our Own Worst Enemy

Thursday October 26, 2:45 pm-3:45 pm

The sustainability community has made tremendous progress over the past 25 years. But in many ways, it has also done itself a disservice. Business leaders lament the competing standards and frameworks, the goals of collecting data rather than creating impact, and the focus on perfection rather than performance improvement. As we look to build business leadership and drive greater change over the next 25 years and beyond, this interactive and introspective session will help participants examine the mistakes made and learn how the sustainability community can work together to support even more substantial progress moving forward.

Session Speakers


Janice Lao

Janice Lao,

Director, Corporate Responsibility and Sustainability, The Hong Kong and Shanghai Hotels Limited

Laura Gitman

Laura Gitman

Senior Vice President, BSR
(Moderator)


Additional confirmed speakers will be published later this summer. Please check back for updates.

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