The CSR Summit is all set to return with an all new agenda for 2014!
The CSR Summit has played a major role in shaping the evolution of CSR and sustainability in the Middle East over the past decade. Now, with its 11th edition, it is committed to providing a holistic learning and networking experience for sustainability professionals in the region.
The 11th CSR Summit will:
√ Build a roadmap for further development of CSR and Sustainability in the region
√ Share thought leadership and critical insights to fuel and inspire growth
√ Provide tools and practical knowledge on implementing the lessons learnt
√ Present a platform to build key partnerships with other industry players
√ Promote the development and integration of sustainability and CSR
The 11th CSR Summit will build an action plan to:
- Drive the development of corporate sustainability in the Middle East
- Embed and integrate sustainability in GCC organisations
- Empower corporates to support development in the GCC and Middle East
Past speakers include:
Ibrahim Al Zu'bi, Head of CSR, Majid Al Futtaim Properties
Noaman Saleh, CSR Manager, ENOC
Fred Sicre, Managing Director, The Abraaj Group
Mariam Farag, Group CSR Manager, MBC Group
Ashraf Zeitoon, Director of Corporate Communications, Aramex
Dr. Walid A. Fitahi, CEO and Chairman, International Medical Centre
Asil Attar, CEO, Majid Al Futtaim Fashion
Ahmed Bin Ali, Senior Vice President Corporate Communications, Etisalat Group
Steven Berto, Head of Business Development, Doha Bank
Ashraf Hamouda, Head of Partnerships and Business Development, United Nations
Ibrahim Badawood, Executive Director, Abdul Latif Jameel Community Initiatives
Ahmed Dahduli, Corporate Citizenship Manager, Siemens
Clare Woodcraft, CEO, Emirates Foundation
Ivano Iannelli, CEO, Dubai Carbon Centre of Excellence
Fatma Buti Al Mheiri, Strategic Planning & Performance Director, Community Development Authority
Joe Y. Battikh, Director of Sustainability, Ericsson
Luisa Gentile, Awareness Transformation Manager, Vodafone Group Services
Huw Gilbert, Senior Director Corporate Affairs, Asia, Middle East & Africa, Pepsico
Ana Seixas, Director of Marketing, Interface
And many more..
How you can be involved
Be a speaker
Join the thought leaders on the 2014 speaker faculty. Contact Genelee Mazarello at Genelee.email@example.com for more information on speaking opportunities available
Be a partner
Bespoke partnership opportunities available. Contact Renae Ruggieri at firstname.lastname@example.org for more information.
Here's what the participants had to say:
"Motivational with great ideas to start implementing."
Fatima Sultan Al Kuwari, OOREDOO (Qatar Telecom)
"A great platform to network with CSR practitioners, share experience and best practice in the region."
Mariam Farag, MBC Group
"This Summit is a great opportunity to interact with the best people in the sustainability business"
Chineze Amanfo, Etisalat Nigeria
Joelle Berouthy, ADCB
"Educating, inspiring and a great way to get your mind thinking"
Nicole Bernhorster, Duplays
"This event enriches my knowledge and perspective of CSR and the importance of Ethics."
Yuko Kanada, Mitsubishi Corporation
We are taking the CSR Summit to the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia and Qatar! These region focused events are dedicated to building the effectiveness and positive impact of CSR – by ensuring that it not only supports economic development, social welfare and environmental sustainability but is also aligned with business strategy.