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"Sustainability: Essentials for Business World" Seminar

Author: mim@ku.edu.tr

 

The seminar is about examining the ways in which sustainability issues and business interact, considering progressively 'greener' corporate responses for broader sustainability challenges.
The pursuit of sustainability can be complex, challenging, and ultimately beneficial when interactively practiced by corporate, academic, government and non-profit organizations. Role of business is highly critical in this era and sets the norm for the new society, and new economy definitions.

The seminar is about examining the ways in which sustainability issues and business interact, considering progressively 'greener' corporate responses for broader sustainability challenges.


The pursuit of sustainability can be complex, challenging, and ultimately beneficial when interactively practiced by corporate, academic, government and non-profit organizations. Role of business is highly critical in this era and sets the norm for the new society, and new economy definitions.

The Seminar on Sustainability: Essentials for Business World will cover;

> Why sustainability and why now? The macro economic perpective for business   (1 hr)

> Definition of Sustainability in Historical Perspective Why it matters? 

> Case for Sustainability Alternatives to current economic model: 

> Circular Economy in Focus Macro Case Study: Key Players vs Turkey

> Sustainability as a strategic issue (1 hr)

 

Koç University, Rumelifeneri Campus, Graduate School of Business, CAS Z 025 Sarıyer / İstanbul

Friday, May 2nd, 2014, 15:00-18:00 

 

Registration and Enquiries: mim@ku.edu.tr