This practical conference focuses specifically on the mining, oil & gas, steel and other heavy industries. Leading companies will provide case studies and direct insights on how they approach social & environmental management – an area that is so distinctive yet similar amongst these industries.
London, 25 January 2010
Ethical Corporation is bringing together key players in the mining, oil & gas, steel and other heavy industries at the Social & Environmental Risk Management Conference (March 22-23, London). Senior experts will be sharing frank and honest accounts drawn from their experience in social & environmental risk management.
This unique two day conference is already attracting widespread industry attention, for example, the ICMM (International Council on Mining & Metals) is the official supporting partner for this event. On top of that, already confirmed companies such as TOTAL, Shell, Anglo American, Chevron, ArcelorMittal, Lihir Gold, Teck, WWF, Dong Energy... will be sending speakers from different parts of the world including Brazil, Australia, Canada, France, Italy, USA etc…
The speaker list is continuing to grow in this well addressed conference agenda. Different industry background will provide different strategies and insights to the most pressing social & environmental challenges such as:
1) How to maintain the social license to operate: Win-win strategies for the local community and your bottom line
2) Managing human rights as a means of managing legal & reputational risks
3) How to cut costs by combining impact assessments
For a full list of topics to be covered, go to www.ethicalcorp.com/risk-management/agenda.asp
From the confirmed list of attendees, it looks like the conference organisers have hit the right chord. Companies such as Xstrata, BP Exploration, Rio Tinto, Agip KCO, Shell, Bank of America Merrill Lynch are just some of those who have already confirmed to attend.
For companies interested in speaking or attending the event, please get in touch with Cora Ng, conference director, on the details below.
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About Ethical Corporation
Ethical Corporation is an independent publisher and conference organiser, launched in 2001 to encourage debate and discussion on responsible business. Ethical Corporation also publishes the new online magazine www.ClimateChangeCorp.com, launched in February 2007.