Thursday, September 30, 2021 - 12:15pm - 1:15pm
Oechsle Hall 224 Auditorium and Kirby Hall 104 (Zoom link for overflow audience)
John Elkington

Lafayette College is happy to announce this live virtual event with John Elkington, who coined the phrase “Triple Bottom Line” 25 years ago! Registration is now available!

John Elkington is an award-winning world authority on corporate responsibility and sustainable capitalism, a bestselling author and serial entrepreneur. John is the founder and chief-pollinator of Volans, which works with leaders to make sense of the emergent future to unlock the potential of their organization.

John has helped create and incubate movements including the B Team, the Dow Jones Sustainability Indexes, the Global Reporting Initiative, and B Lab UK and he was a faculty member of the World Economic Forum from 2002-2008, In 2009 John was named 4th in an international survey Top 100 CSR leaders, after Al Gore, Barack Obama and Anita Roddick.

John has addressed over 1,000 conferences globally and has served on over 70 boards and advisory boards. He is the author or co-author of 20 books, the latest being Green Swans: The Coming Boom in Regenerative Capitalism.

Sponsored by: 
Departments of Civil and Environmental Eng., Geology & Env. Geosciences, Gov. and Law, Mechanical Eng., Engineering Division, Office of Sustainability, Office of the Provost, Dyer Center for Entrepreneurship, Eng./International Studies Program, ASCE.

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Nara Almeida