The New Metrics of Sustainable Business Conference
Explore the future of sustainable business metrics. This two-day, Sustainable Brands Issues in Focus event, in partnership with The Wharton School, examines leading-edge work that expands the way business can create, quantify, manage and communicate value in the 21st century. Join other financial and non-financial managers in exploring a variety of models for quantifying both the environmental and social impacts of business activity. Industry leaders will collaborate on issues such as valuing ecosystem services, adding environmental impact and human capital onto the balance sheet, and putting goals in context. September 27-28, 2012 in Philadelphia, PA. Learn more: (www.SBIIF.com)
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