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JetBlue Technology Ventures Takes Off

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In February 2016, we announced JetBlue Technology Ventures, a Silicon Valley initiative that incubates, invests in, and partners with early-stage start-ups at the intersection of technology, travel, and hospitality.

JetBlue Technology Ventures also teamed up with El Al’s Cockpit Innovation Lab to launch the Navigator program, an international accelerator program for start-ups in the air travel industry.

Introduction to Corporate Environmental, Social, Governance (ESG) for Investment & Finance Professionals Certification -March 15, 2017

A One-Day Professional Educational Seminar Presented by Governance & Accountability Institute, Global Change Associates and hosted by Baruch College/CUNY
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- The Why and How of Applying ESG Factors to Corporate Valuations

A One-Day Professional Educational Seminar Presented by Governance & Accountability Institute, Global Change Associates and hosted by Baruch College/CUNY

Advancing CSR Leadership: G&A Institute Teams with Rutgers’ Institute for Ethical Leadership In New 2 Day Certificate Program -Classes Begin in April

SustainabilityHQ Highlights (03.10.2016)
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The esteemed business teacher and author Peter Drucker had specific views on ethical leadership:  He thought the ethics of personal responsibility stemmed from the advice of the ancient healer, Hippocrates:  Primum Non Nocere – First Do No Harm. Today’s healthcare professionals live by the rule.  And explains commentator William Cohen, PhD for us: Drucker thought the mirror test was a good test:  look in the mirror and ask, what kind of person do I want to see this morning?

Source Intelligence® Receives $17.5 Million Growth Capital Investment from Kayne Partners

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January 7, 2016 /3BL Media/ - Source Intelligence® (SI), the global leader for supply chain compliance solutions, announced today that it has received a $17.5 million investment by Kayne Partners to fund ongoing growth of its network and to meet increased demand for its technologically advanced information platform. Kayne Partners is the growth private equity group of Kayne Anderson Capital Advisors, L.P., a Los Angeles-based alternative investment firm managing more than $22 billion in assets. Piper Jaffray & Co.

CSR Investor Summit Introduces New ESG Ratings Portal

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I’ve just returned from the 2nd Annual CSR Investing Summit held in New York, presented by S-Network Global Indexes, a data consulting firm. S-Network has collaborated with Thomson Reuters to create an ESG ratings portal that scores 4,600 companies representing a global market cap of $44 trillion on environmental, social, and governance factors. The Thomson Reuters Corporate Responsibility Ratings use data from Thomson Reuter’s Asset Four, a research business that provides detailed ESG information based on 250 key performance indicators and 750 data points.

CSR Investor Summit Introduces New ESG Ratings Portal

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I’ve just returned from the 2nd Annual CSR Investing Summit held in New York, presented by S-Network Global Indexes, a data consulting firm. S-Network has collaborated with Thomson Reuters to create an ESG ratings portal that scores 4,600 companies representing a global market cap of $44 trillion on environmental, social, and governance factors. The Thomson Reuters Corporate Responsibility Ratings use data from Thomson Reuter’s Asset Four, a research business that provides detailed ESG information based on 250 key performance indicators and 750 data points.

ESG Research by Sustainalytics Carried on Bloomberg -The Minute

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Investors who rely on Bloomberg Professional Service data will now have access to environmental, social and governance research assessments produced by Sustainalytics, a global investment firm that specializes in sustainability research and analysis. All Bloomberg Professional Service users will have access to Sustainalytics’ proprietary indicators, measurements that provide a macro level assessment of how companies are managing their ESG capital.

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