Lorraine Smith to Keynote HEC Montreal Sustainability Challenge
The HEC Montreal Sustainability Challenge is a case competition and conference that affords MBA students from across Canada and abroad a unique opportunity to put their talents and skills to the test. Since 2010, the event has challenged students to develop practical solutions to complex business cases dealing with sustainability’s role in business.
This year, the preliminary rounds will take place on Thursday March 13. The final round and speakers’ forum, featuring experts in the sustainability space, will take place on Friday March 14.
The 2014 forum includes a panel discussion dealing with the specific topic of the case and featuring thought leaders from industry, academia, not-for-profit and consulting spheres including a keynote from Lorraine Smith, Director of SustainAbility’s New York office and Sidney Ribaux, Founder and Director of Montreal’s Équiterre.
Proceedings on the 14th are open to the public and will be held in the National Bank Amphitheatre of HEC Montreal’s 3000 Cote-Sainte-Catherine campus; please use this link to register. See schedule here.