“Now is the time to mobilize the global business community as never before. The case is clear. Realizing the Sustainable Development Goals (SDG) will improve the environment for doing business and building markets. Trillions of dollars in public and private funds are to be redirected towards the SDG’s, creating huge opportunities for responsible companies to deliver solutions.” UN Secretary General – Ban Ki Moon.
The SDGs came into force for the 193 UN Member States in January 2016, and 2018 was a great time to reflect on progress towards these ambitious targets.
DGDW 2018 addressed these and more questions and provided real-world examples of companies creating value for all stakeholders, in a sustainable way. The Conference featured organizations at the intersection of profit and sustainability to demonstrate the opportunities for responsible organizations. Keynote speakers and Speaking Panels were structured around specific SDG’s allowing very different organizations to engage each other and the audience on their common mission. Featuring: