Corporate Responsibility Officer Summit Chair Jay Whitehead today announced that the speaker lineup for the 5th annual CRO Summit, held October 6-7 at the Union League Club of Chicago will feature a record 7 CEOs—leaders of the corporate responsibility movement in sustainability, governance, compliance and philanthropy.
Also included in the CRO Summit lineup is the 3rd annual CRO Magazine CEO of the Year Awards, which recognizes CEO leadership in 8 categories: large-cap, mid-cap, small-cap, private companies, social entrepreneurs, corporate foundations, government, and NGO/non-profits. Featuring a corporate sustainability theme, the 5th annual CRO Summit is the largest such event for corporate responsibility practitioners in sustainability, governance, compliance, CSR and philanthropy.
CEO and senior leaders featured include Green Mountain Coffee Roasters CEO Larry Blanford, NYSE Global Markets Chief Walter Lukken, Silver Spring Networks CEO Scott Lang, ACORE CEO Michael Eckhart, CDP CEO Paul Dickinson, Hara CEO Amit Chatterjee, Chicago Mayor Richard Daley, Interface Chairman and former CEO Ray Anderson.
CRO Magazine’s 3rd Annual Responsible CEO of the Year Awards, which occur from 7-9pm on October 6 at the Union League Club of Chicago, will be keynoted by “Confessions of a Radical Industrialist” author and Interface Chairman Ray Anderson.
Attendees include over 300 corporate responsibility officers in Russell 1000 companies, NGO executives and software and professional service providers to the field. Registration information can be found at http://www.crosummit.com. The CRO Summit agenda can be found online at http://www.crosummit.com/crosummitfall/agenda.asp.
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