Corporate Program past event

The Path to Sustainable Development: Opportunities for Global Businesses

February 24, 2015
The Path to Sustainable Development: Opportunities for Global Businesses

To register, please contact the Corporate Program at 212-715-1208 or email [email protected].

Jeffrey D. Sachs is a world-renowned professor of economics, leader in sustainable development, senior UN advisor and internationally syndicated  author. In this talk and Q&A session, Professor Sachs shares his thoughts on the latest global and domestic challenges for sustainable development, potential business opportunities stemming from these challenges, and approaches to guide the world on a path toward sustainability. This lecture will offer key insights for global leaders looking to grasp the latest challenges and initiatives in sustainable development.

Speaker: 
Jeffrey D. Sachs
, Director of The Earth Institute, Quetelet Professor of Sustainable Development and Professor of Health Policy and Management, Columbia University

Presider:
Daniel F. Runde
, William A. Schreyer Chair and Director, Project on Prosperity and Development, Center for Strategic and International Studies (CSIS)

Agenda
6-6:30 pm    Registration
6:30-7:30     Lecture and Q&A
7:30-8:         Reception

Admission:
Non-members: $15
Japan Society Corporate Members: Free, up to designated number of tickets; additional tickets $10

Japan Society Individual Members at Patron Circle level and above: $10

Academic and government: $10

Seating is available on a first come, first served basis.

Prepayment must be made with a credit card. All registrations and cancellations must be made at least 48 hours prior to the event. Substitutions are welcome.



For further information or assistance, please contact the Corporate Program at 212-715-1208 or email [email protected].

Co-organized by Table For Two.
  • February 24, 2015
  • 6:00 pm