Connect with CBSR's 8th Annual Summit on CSR: Collaborating for Sustainable Change

New Approaches to Accelerate Innovation
Oct 19, 2010 4:00 PM ET

Effective collaboration is critical to address complex sustainability challenges,
transform business and innovate for results

Join CBSR for an inspiring—and collaborative—day linking effective internal and external partnering with your triple bottom line.

  • Discover best practices in collaboration with employees, suppliers, customers, NGOs and industry leaders.

  • Work hands-on with peers to learn how to apply collaboration tools in your business.

  • Network with leading executives, thought leaders and practitioners.

  • Learn from Canadian and international visionaries including keynote speakers:

                  Dr. Graham Baxter, Acting CEO of the International Business Leaders Forum 

                  Dr. Karl-Henrik Robèrt, Founder of The Natural Step

Where: Le Meridien King Edward Hotel, Toronto, Canada

When:  Thursday, October 21st, 2010

Register Now.

Press Release

(3BLMedia/theCSRfeed) Toronto, ON - October 19, 2010 - As companies around the globe work to embed sustainability into their corporate cultures, collaboration is emerging as a key lever for addressing these complex challenges.

This year's Canadian Business for Social Responsibility Summit on CSR, to be held this Thursday October 21 in Toronto, will highlight how businesses can address their CSR challenges through collaboration with internal and external partners, driving improved performance and innovation.

For those who would like to follow and participate online, the Twitter hashtag for the event is #summit8

3BL Media will be on-site conducting video interviews on CSR & collaboration with Canadian leaders and sharing them throughout the day. They will be tweeted out through @3blmedia and @CBSRNews using #summit8. Watch for those!

Following the event we’ll share out a research package on collaboration that will be launched at the Summit. It includes a synthesis of thinking on collaboration/CSR and an assessment tool for companies to use to advance their approach.

For more info on the Summit, visit or