Corporate Social Responsibility Events Calendar

Apr 6
Event Type: fundraising campaign
Event Date:
April 6, 2016 - 12:00am to April 6, 2017 - 12:00am

Location: online
Organizer: One Tree Planted

Get your company involved in planting 2000 trees per year. For every 1.00$ dollar donated, one tree will be planted in the United States.

Aug 16
Event Type: Conference and Training
Event Date:
August 16, 2016 - 8:00am to August 18, 2016 - 6:00pm

Location: Houston, Texas
Organizer: The Climate Reality Project

You know our climate is changing. You want to make a difference. We’ll show you how. Join us for a Climate Reality Leadership Corps training and work with former US Vice President Al Gore and renowned climate scientists and communicators to learn about what’s happening to our planet and how you can use social media, powerful storytelling, and personal outreach to inspire audiences to take action. Give us three days. We’ll give you the tools to change the world.

Sep 19
Event Type: professional training
Event Date:
September 19, 2016 - 9:00am to September 20, 2016 - 5:00pm

Location: Toronto, Ontario
Organizer: CSE

Sep 21
Event Type: forum
Event Date:
September 21, 2016 - 10:00am to September 23, 2016 - 5:30pm

Location: New Haven, CT, USA
Organizer: Yale Center for Environmental Law & Policy

The inaugural Yale Sustainability Leadership Forum (September 21-23, 2016) is a three-day program exploring sustainability as an overarching framework for life in the 21st century. An integrated policy concept, sustainability diverges from approaches to environmental protection and economic development that were pursued in the 20th century. The program focuses specifically on the megatrends distinguishing sustainability from its 20th century precursors.

Sep 28
Event Type: Conference
Event Date:
September 28, 2016 - 8:30am to September 29, 2016 - 4:30pm

Location: Nairobi, Kenya
Organizer: SEED
"From Innovation to Imitation - Replicating Successful Business Models for Green Growth and Sustainable Development"

About the Symposium
The SEED Africa Symposium is an annual international forum for sharing knowledge and experience, establishing partnerships, and developing solutions to stimulate the growth of social and eco-entrepreneurship across the African continent. 

Oct 6
Event Type: professional training
Event Date:
October 6, 2016 - 9:00am to October 7, 2016 - 5:00pm

Location: Arlington, Texas
Organizer: CSE

Oct 9
Event Type: Conference
Event Date:
October 9, 2016 - 1:00pm to October 11, 2016 - 10:30am

Location: Hilton Union Square, San Francisco, California
Organizer: Silicon Valley Community Foundation

Corporate responsibility and social impact professionals are invited to attend the Innovation Conference to learn how emerging technologies can be used for social good. CR practitioners, philanthropists and grantmakers will come together in San Francisco to learn the latest from expert speakers regarding technology and education, health, jobs and the economy, and big data.

Oct 16
Event Type: Training Course
Event Date:
October 16, 2016 - 9:00am to October 17, 2016 - 5:00pm

Location: Dubai
Organizer: Centre for Sustainability & Excellence
MODULE 1: Sustainability (CSR) and the Business Case for Adoption

Sustainable development: What is and isn’t sustainability
The three principles of nature & business
Definitions & interpretations of the elements of sustainability
Triple bottom line approach of sustainability
Case study: VW and the dark side of sustainability

MODULE 2: Current Global and Local Legislation for Sustainability and GHG Emissions

Oct 16
Event Type: Conference
Event Date:
October 16, 2016 - 5:00pm to October 18, 2016 - 5:00pm

Location: San Francisco, CA
Organizer: Center for Resource Solutions

Oct 20
Event Type: professional training
Event Date:
October 20, 2016 - 9:00am to October 21, 2016 - 5:00pm

Location: Milwaukee, Wisconsin
Organizer: CSE