Source Intelligence Releases Its Data Assessment and Assurance White Paper
If you have initiated your conflict minerals compliance program, you likely began your process by filtering your products to identify those that may contain tin, tantalum, tungsten and gold (3TG) necessary to functionality or production. Based on this focused list, you initiated a Reasonable Country of Origin Inquiry (RCOI) that involved hundreds or even thousands of telephone and email inquiries, data requests, data files and other supporting documents. Now what do you do with all that data?
The Boston College 2014 International Corporate Citizenship Conference is your chance to learn from and interact with some of the top corporate citizenship practitioners from around the world. This year’s conference will take place in Los Angeles, California on March 23-25.
Collaboration with Darden School of Business Promotes Eastman Brand
Eastman and the University of Virginia Darden School of Business have been collaborating for a number of years. Recently, a small group of Eastman management and Darden faculty worked together to develop a case study focusing on the market activation strategy of Eastman Tritan™ copolyesters. On October 6, 2013, that case study won First Place at The Institute for Operations Research and the Management Sciences (INFORMS) Case and Materials Competition.
Did you ever have an awesome and innovative idea for a phone app? Now's your time to make that idea a reality!
Verizon wants to get middle and high school students stoked on STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Math) while helping them solve problems in their communities. Thankfully, there’s an app (challenge) for that!
TransCanada supports new scholarships for Power Engineering program in Ontario
TransCanada is helping Ontario meet its clean energy goals by replacing retiring coal-fired generation capacity through the development of a new, highly efficient power facility in Napanee that will generate hundreds of jobs and boost the local economy.
Rwanda becomes the first country in Africa's Great Lakes region to issue certification verifying that their minerals are conflict free
On November 5th, Rwanda issued the International Conference on the Great Lakes Region (ICGLR) Mineral Export Certificate, making them the first country in the region to do so. The move marked an important first step towards strengthening the legal trade of minerals mined in Africa. By doing this, it gives multinational companies, and most importantly their customers, added confidence that purchasing products that contain minerals from the region will not contribute to armed conflict.
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DETROIT, November 19, 2013 /3BL Media/ – The Society of Hispanic Professional Engineers (SHPE) selected General Motors as its Company of the Year for its efforts in advancing science, technology, mathematics, and engineering, or STEM, education in the Hispanic community, and enhancing the achievement of its Hispanic employees.
The STAR Awards, presented annually by the Society, recognize individuals and corporations for dedication, commitment and efforts to support the growth and advancement of Hispanic students and professionals pursuing STEM careers.