Posts Tagged: Event

Celebrating Women Angels 2016

Erika Karp, Founder & CEO of Cornerstone Capital Group, is a featured speaker at this event. This event will celebrate the growing group of women angel investors. Participants will share in discussions, learning and networking with new and experienced women angels building robust portfolios. Starting with an evening session and reception on Thursday, September 8th and continuing through a… Read more »

Investing in Innovation to Achieve the UN Sustainable Development Goals

Cornerstone Capital Group’s John Wilson will participate in this UC Berkeley, Haas School of Business Alumni event The United Nations’ Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) are a set of 17 ambitious global goals adopted by all member countries of the United Nations. They represent a vision and collective action plan for a better world – from ending severe poverty, to… Read more »

Active Ownership vs. Divestment: When Is It Either-Or? Can My Foundation Do Both Well?

John Wilson, Head of Corporate Governance, Engagement & Research, will participate in this panel session. An increasing sense of urgency about issues like climate change has upped the pressure on foundations and endowments to take a stand in their investment portfolios. For some, divestment, for example from fossil fuels, is the right choice.  But is divestment the only… Read more »

CECP 2016 “Board of Boards”

Erika Karp, CEO and Founder, Cornerstone Capital Group, will participate in a panel session at this conference.  CECP’s Board of Boards, a Forbes-named top three “power player” event for CEOs, is a half-day, closed-door networking discussion. A benefit of being a CECP CEO, the event provides the opportunity for a CEO-to-CEO discussion on the case… Read more »

Globe Series 14th Annual Conference

Erika Karp, CEO and Founder, Cornerstone Capital Group, will participate in a panel session at this conference.    From March 2–4, 2016, nearly two thousand business and government leaders from over 50 countries will come together to network and advance global business and sustainability agendas. Among them:   Corporate executives responsible for strategic planning, business… Read more »

CO Impact Days

CO Impact Initiative, founded by the Impact Finance Center in 2014, is a multi-year strategy to elevate and accelerate impact investing statewide. Its mission is to catalyze $100M of investment capital over three years into the Colorado-based ventures intending to make a lasting positive change and to transform the model for scaling impact in their community.

15th Annual Wall Street Green Summit

Erika Karp, CEO and Founder, Cornerstone Capital Group, will offer a keynote address at this conference.  The 15th Annual Wall Street Green Summit is the longest running and most comprehensive sustainable finance event in the industry. Launched in 2002 by Peter Fusaro, the Wall Street Green Summit covers cutting edge content, industry developments and features the… Read more »

Trends in Corporate Social Responsibility, Sustainability Careers & Education

Cornerstone Capital Group Research Analyst Sebastian Vanderzeil will participate at this event.  Columbia Business School Alumni Club of New York While many CSR conferences explore best practices for current professionals, this event will offer career development and guidance for current students and mid-career professionals interested in entering the CSR field.  In the past, there was… Read more »

ESG, SRI & Impact Investing Summit

Cornerstone CEO Erika Karp and Craig Metrick, Director Manager Due Diligence and Thematic Research, will participate at this event. The 2nd Annual ESG, SRI & Impact Investing Summit is taking place on March 30-31 at The Princeton Club of New York. Crafting a portfolio of investments that gives solid returns while helping your fund meet social, environmental,… Read more »

World Travel & Tourism Council – Global Summit 2016

Erika Karp, CEO and Founder, Cornerstone Capital Group, will deliver a keynote and take part in a panel session at this conference.  “Travel Beyond Boundaries” is the theme of the 2016 programme, which will focus on how Travel & Tourism will respond to the biggest issues of the moment — migration, climate change, terrorism, security and border policies…. Read more »

Slow Money NYC’s Food + Enterprise Summit

This year’s theme: “Balancing Food Value: Investor + Entrepreneur Sharing Visions of Purpose + Profit.” The summit connects Entrepreneurs + Investors to finance a better local food system together. Sessions include topics for all stakeholders — investors, consultants, farmers and entrepreneurs.  Highlights: Connect with farmers, funders and producers to foster finance of a sustainable local food system Unique food system… Read more »

2016 BioPharma Sustainability Conference

Cornerstone Capital Group will participate in this event.  Our 4th annual Roundtable for biopharma sustainability leaders will gather to discuss industry-specific challenges and opportunities, and to continue building an active network of colleagues. Day 1 & 2 – April 13-14 – Roundtable sessions at  Novartis Institutes for Biomedical Research (NIBR), Cambridge, MA Day 3 – April… Read more »

Responsible Business Summit USA 2016

Through workshops, roundtable debates and case study sessions delving into the key issues attendees will learn from, and network with, senior leaders from leading sustainable brands, including C-Suite, VP and Director level experts who will be sharing their insight and experiences: STRATEGIZE and achieve your sustainable business goals through successful internal engagement and external collaboration TAKE OWNERSHIP… Read more »

Webinar: “Investor Action on Antibiotics in the Livestock Supply Chain”

A FAIRR and ICCR hosted webinar The World Health Organisation recently warned that the world is fast approaching a ‘post antibiotic era’, where routine operations will be life threatening and common infections would kill once again. A major cause of this threat is the misuse of antibiotics in livestock supply chains. Currently, an estimated 80%… Read more »

AIMSE Annual Conference

Craig Metrick, Director, Manager Due Diligence and Thematic Research, will participate at this event. Association of Investment Management Sales Executives (AIMSE) The 39th Annual Marketing & Sales Conference is the preeminent educational conference for sales, marketing, and client service professionals in the institutional investment industry. This multi-day event offers AIMSE members the opportunity to participate in… Read more »

2nd Annual Invest in Women Conference

Erika Karp, CEO and Founder, Cornerstone Capital Group, will participate in a panel session at this conference.  “Invest In Women” is an impactful forum of discussion that generates inspiration and solutions. This conference, hosted by Financial Advisor, explores the leading edge of wealth management from both the growth and the disruption perspectives as examined by… Read more »

CERES Conference 2016 – “Business Not as Usual: Sustainability in an Age of Disruption”

Disruption is sweeping across the business world – from water and electric utility business models, to the sharing economy, to how we receive and convey information. These trends have deep implications for the urgent global sustainability challenges we face. They also present significant opportunities for forward-thinking business leaders. Transitioning to cleaner energy, tackling water scarcity… Read more »

Sustainability Investment Leadership Conference

Erika Karp, CEO and Founder of Cornerstone Capital Group, will participate at this conference. Produced by the New York State Society of CPAs and The New York Hedge Fund Roundtable. Navigate the critically important issues involving sustainability and reporting Highlights: Discuss the roles that global organizations play in sustainability reporting, as well as the current… Read more »

Shared Value Leadership Summit 2016

At the 2016 Shared Value Leadership Summit, more than 400 leaders from companies, nonprofits, and governments  will gather to begin innovating the real business solutions that our world urgently needs. Be inspired by senior-level speakers driving shared value approaches, test models with other practitioners, and network with new partners to truly make change happen. Day 1:… Read more »

Earth Day Network’s 2016 Climate Leadership Gala

Earth Day Network will gather hundreds of the world’s leaders on climate, energy and the economy to celebrate the achievement of the Paris climate accord, and learn about how we forge a path to a post-carbon future. This year’s event will honor: Mindy S. Lubber, president of Ceres Climate Visionary Award Rachel Kyte, CEO of the Sustainable… Read more »

OutLeadership 6th Annual U.S. LGBT Summit

Erika Karp, CEO and Founder of Cornerstone Capital Group, will take part in a panel session at this conference.  The Sixth Annual U.S. LGBT Leadership Summit will combine “Out in Law” and “Out on the Street” and convene more than 300 senior leaders. This condensed agenda will create invaluable networking opportunities across industries, and ensure that discussions… Read more »

5th GRI Global Conference – Amsterdam

Erika Karp, CEO and Founder of Cornerstone Capital Group, will participate at this conference. Join GRI and up to 1,500 sustainability leaders from around the globe to exchange leading-edge knowledge on sustainability best practices, innovations and trends that are empowering sustainable decisions and changing the world. Empowering Sustainable Decisions The 5th GRI Conference will create… Read more »

2016 US SIF Conference, “Investing for the Next Generation”

Erika Karp, Cornerstone Capital Group Founder & CEO, will participate at this conference. The US SIF Annual Conference offers a unique opportunity to network with leaders of sustainable, responsible and impact investing, to hear from leading investors, CEOs and policymakers, and to learn about new approaches, trends and policy developments in the field. Cornerstone Capital is… Read more »

Responsible Investment Association 2016 Conference – Toronto

Erika Karp, CEO and Founder of Cornerstone Capital Group, will be a keynote speaker at this conference. The RIA 2016 Conference will gather 350 delegates from around the world at the premier event in Canada for responsible investment professionals. Delegates include financial advisors, mutual fund companies, financial institutions, investment management firms, ESG research firms, consultants, community development organizations and… Read more »

SHINE NetPositive Summit: “Determined to Thrive”

Erika Karp, CEO and Founder, Cornerstone Capital Group, will participate at this conference.  The T.H. Chan School of Public Health at Harvard will gather scientists, academics, and business leaders to leverage the latest research in sustainability and health. They will challenge traditional assumptions about what is possible for creating positive impacts through business and the workplace.  This year’s conference… Read more »

ESG 2nd Annual Conference

Cornerstone Capital Group’s CEO and Founder Erika Karp and Director of Manager Due Diligence, Jennifer Leonard, will participate at this conference.   For Institutional Shareholders, Public Company Management & Capital Markets Experts ENGAGE with institutional shareholders, companies, ESG practice and capital markets experts on how to leverage favorable consideration in the capital markets from sustainable ESG practices DISCOVER emerging… Read more »

Social Impact Exchange 2016 Conference on Scaling Impact

At the 2016 Conference on Scaling Impact, funders, advisors and leaders from across the social sector will gather to share knowledge, learn about innovative co-funding opportunities and develop a community to help scale top initiatives and build the field.  The event draws funders interested in learning about innovative methods to support high-impact, growing nonprofits and collective action opportunities that can drive large-scale… Read more »

The Conference Board – 15th Annual Sustainability Summit

The Paris Climate Accord and the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) have ushered in “the Sustainability Era.”  The most pressing socio-economic, geo-political, demographic, corporate governance, and customer demand challenges affecting business all tie to sustainability considerations. The Conference Board’s Sustainability Summit will help sustainability professionals and other top executives to think like a CEO in understanding… Read more »

2016 Aspen Ideas Festival

Cornerstone Capital Group CEO and Founder Erika Karp will participate at this conference in the “Reimagining Capitalism” track. The Aspen Ideas Festival is the nation’s premier, public gathering place for leaders from around the globe and across many disciplines to engage in deep and inquisitive discussion of the ideas and issues that shape our lives and challenge… Read more »

4th Annual CSR Investing Summit – “Summer in the City”

Cornerstone’s John Wilson, Head of Corporate Governance, Engagement & Research, will participate at this event.  The 4th Annual CSR Investing Summit offers the opportunity to discuss experiences and viewpoints on how to define, manage, and measure responsible investing. The all-day conference includes expert practitioners in the following groups: plan sponsors, endowments, consultants, academics, non-governmental organizations, sell… Read more »

2016 Investor Summit on Climate Risk

“Advancing the Clean Trillion” Held biennially at the United Nations since 2003, the Investor Summit on Climate Risk is the preeminent forum for institutional investors to discuss the implications of climate change for capital markets and their portfolios. The 2016 event will convene investors, business leaders and others seeking to accelerate the shift to a clean energy future, and… Read more »

SOCAP Capital Markets 2016

SOCAP16 is the world’s leading conference on impact investing and social enterprise — dedicated to accelerating a new global market at the intersection of money and meaning. The network of heart-centered investors, entrepreneurs, and social impact leaders believe in an inclusive and socially responsible economy to address the world’s toughest challenges. Since 2008, SOCAP has created a… Read more »

2016 Concordia Summit

Since 2011, the Concordia Summit has convened the world’s most prominent business, government, and nonprofit leaders to foster dialogue and enable effective partnerships for social impact. This annual global affairs forum takes place in New York City and examines the world’s most pressing challenges. Since its founding, the Concordia Summits have brought together over 3,000… Read more »

Yale Sustainability Leadership Forum

The inaugural Yale Sustainability Leadership Forum is a three-day program exploring sustainability as an overarching framework for life in the 21st century. An integrated policy concept, sustainability diverges from approaches to environmental protection and economic development that were pursued in the 20th century. The program focuses specifically on the mega-trends distinguishing sustainability from its 20th century… Read more »

ASBC’s Annual Summit – SustyBiz ’16

Erika Karp, Founder & CEO of Cornerstone Capital Group, is a featured speaker at this event. Once every four years, the presidential election shapes our future and has a real impact on business. With income inequality growing and climate change worsening, the stakes are high. Although the challenges are great, the power of the sustainable business community… Read more »

Sustainable Brands – Copenhagen 2016

The Sustainable Brands community is home to conversations at the forefront of purpose-driven business innovation, equipping community members with the latest in sustainability tools, thought and practice to create new forms of value and activate purpose. The SB’16 Copenhagen conference will be no exception; several key announcements are planned from the thought leaders and experts… Read more »

High Net Worth and Family Wealth Conference

Erika Karp, CEO and Founder, Cornerstone Capital Group, will participate in a panel session at this conference.        11:40 am – 12:30 pm Track A: “The Evolution Of Impact Investing” Moderator: Jamie McLaughlin, J.H. McLaughlin & Company Panelists: Geeta Aiyer, CFA, President, Boston Common Asset Management Erika Karp, CEO and Founder, Cornerstone Capital… Read more »

Concordia Summit 2015

Cornerstone’s  Founder and CEO Erika Karp will participate at this event. Tackling the Human Trafficking Market Oct. 2nd, 9:25 – 10:10 am Location: Plenary Stage Programming Partner: Humanity United It is an unfortunate reality that, in the 21st century, people are still bought and sold as property. Even though the transatlantic slave trade was abolished… Read more »

RIA Foundation & Endowment Forum

Join over 100 delegates at Canada’s first-ever Foundation and Endowment Forum focused exclusively on responsible and impact investing. The Forum is a full day conference taking place on October 17th, 2016 at the Metro Toronto Convention Centre. Attendees will learn how incorporating environmental, social and governance (ESG) factors into your organization’s investment decisions can have a positive… Read more »

2016 High Water Women

Since 2013, High Water Women’s Investing for Impact Symposium has evolved into an important gathering for impact investors who want to connect with other investors, advisors, and investment professionals. Past attendees have been impressed with the unique opportunities to network, our expertly curated program, and the breadth of experience brought by our speakers and discussion leaders,… Read more »

SXSW Eco

SXSW Eco creates a space for business leaders, investors, innovators and designers to advance solutions that drive economic, environmental and social change. In it’s fifth year, the conference will feature collaborative events to facilitate direct connections, as well as focused panel sessions and competitions that will introduce attendees to transformative products, technologies and ideas. Through… Read more »

Water Innovation Summit

The 2015 Water Innovation Summit, now in its 4th year, will focus on the severe California drought and the opportunities that exist for the water innovation community.  Topics to be explored include predictive maintenance, the Internet of Water, contaminant detection, and water reuse. Participants will also dive into water’s more industrial applications, including its role in oil… Read more »

Work/Life Integration in the Investment Process: A View From New York City

    Please join us for a discussion featuring New York City Comptroller Scott Stringer   Hosted by: Erika Karp, Chief Executive Officer Cornerstone Capital Group Anne Weisberg, Senior Vice President for Strategy, Families and Work Institute   Tuesday, August 11, 2015, New York City   For New York to remain an economic engine, it must… Read more »

“A Taste of Cornerstone”

Please join us for a Mid-Summer Evening’s Cocktail Reception  ■  Engage in a conversation with some of the leading experts in Colorado’s growing sustainable agriculture and natural foods markets. ■  Enjoy delicious offerings from one of the fastest-growing, sustainable catering companies in the State & distinguished “Green Business of the Year” by the Denver Metro… Read more »

Biennial of the Americas

Cornerstone’s Phil Kirshman will participate at the “Financing the Future: New Frontiers in Investing” session during the Impact Investing Clinica, part of a week-long series of events running July 14-19th in Denver. The “Financing the Future: New Frontiers in Investing” session will explore the risks and opportunities of impact investing across international borders in an effort to generate better systems… Read more »

Integrated Reporting Roundtable Series IV

Cornerstone’s  Founder and CEO Erika Karp and Head of Corporate Governance, Engagement and Research, John Wilson, to participate at this Skytop Strategies’ event, where Cornerstone is a Program sponsor.   ENGAGE with peer companies, institutional shareholders and subject matter experts on how to use an integrated report as a tool to enhance sharing and collaboration. DISCOVER the… Read more »

4th Annual Impact Investing Conference

Cornerstone Capital Investment Management CIO, Phil Kirshman, will be a featured speaker at this event.  Find out why impact investing is attracting attention, assets, and is opening up a huge channel of new business for the financial services industry. Leaders from the impact investing industry will share their success stories and explain how seeking alpha… Read more »

Global Compact+15 – Business as a Force for Good

Marking the UN Global Compact’s 15th anniversary, the event will bring business and civil society to the United Nations to show how the private sector is taking action and partnering to advance societal priorities, with an emphasis on the UN global agenda for sustainable development goals (SDG’s) to be released later this year. Who: 500 participants from… Read more »

Research, Innovation and Stewardship in Responsible Investment

As responsible investment moves from values-based to value-creating approaches, the industry is experiencing increasing investor demand. Institutional investors, and long term universal owners in particular, are interested in how ESG issues can impact company and investment performance, and influence in aggregate the long-term risk and return profile of investment portfolios. Following the success of last… Read more »

The Economics of Automation: Quick-Serve Restaurant Industry

Wages and workers. Human capital and profits. How will the “Fight for $15/hr” impact the restaurant sector? And what role will automation play in its future? We are pleased to present this session that builds upon our proprietary analysis with perspectives on converging technologies that are yielding faster, cheaper, and more dynamic applications for the quick-service industry.  … Read more »

BioPharma Investor Perspectives Workshop

Cornerstone Capital Group’s John Wilson will participate in this event.  A one-day interactive discussion and networking opportunity for senior biopharma Finance, Risk, and Sustainability officers to talk directly with financial market actors – analysts, portfolio managers, and asset managers – about sustainability performance and market value. Gbola Amusa, Managing Director & Head of Healthcare Research at Chardan… Read more »

The 14th Annual Conference Board Sustainability Summit

Erika Karp, Founder & CEO of Cornerstone Capital Group, will be a featured speaker at this event The Conference Board’s 14th Annual Sustainability Summit provides a forum to hear perspectives and strategies from Citi, Accenture, Avaya, and HP, 3M, Lockheed Martin, Exxon Mobil, Michelin, Veolia, Avon and many other major corporate and financial leaders. You… Read more »

Divestment and Sustainable Investment Forum

Cornerstone Capital Group’s Phil Kirshman will be a featured speaker at this event.  The Intentional Endowments Network and the Alliance for Sustainable Colorado are pleased to host the Divestment and Sustainable Investment Forum  The invitation-only 1.5 day Forum will provide approximately 100 participants with an overview of the opportunities and challenges related to sustainable investing at: Colleges and universities… Read more »

Low Carbon Investing Summit

Cornerstone Capital Group’s Craig Metrick will be a featured speaker at this event.  Actionable Solutions for Making Positive, Profitable Investments 2014 was the warmest year on record and investors are beginning to feel the heat. But what road represents the best strategy: divestment, reinvestment, or low carbon investing? If you’re considering positive climate change investing,… Read more »

ESG Summit

Cornerstone Capital Group’s Founder and CEO, Erika Karp, and Head of Corporate Governance, Engagement and Research, John Wilson to participate in this event.    For institutional shareholders, public company management and capital markets experts: ENGAGE with institutional shareholders, companies, ESG  and capital markets experts on how to leverage favorable consideration in the capital markets from sustainable ESG… Read more »

Women in Governance

Expert Meeting  Michelle Edkins,  Managing Director at BlackRock and Catherine LaMarr, General Counsel, Office of the Connecticut State Treasurer Hosted by:  Erika Karp, Chief Executive Officer John Wilson, Head of Corporate Governance, Engagement & Research Cornerstone Capital Group Topics of discussion may include:  In an economic and regulatory climate demanding transparency, to what extent can… Read more »

Evolution of Sustainable & Impact Investing: Addressing the World’s Challenges

Expert Meeting  Steve Lydenberg, Partner, Strategic Vision at Domini Social Investment Hosted by:  Erika Karp, Chief Executive Officer John Wilson, Head of Corporate Governance, Engagement & Research Cornerstone Capital Group Topics of discussion may include:  How might the integration of ESG factors into investment strategies change the process of investment management? Is ESG integration really… Read more »

Water as a Shared Challenge: From Societal Expectations to Collective Action

Expert Meeting  We are pleased to host a luncheon featuring sector expert Will Sarni, Deloitte Consulting, LLP Hosted by:  Erika Karp, Chief Executive Officer Cornerstone Capital Group Topics of discussion may include:  Current and projected global impact of water scarcity on a range of industry sectors, including utilities, oil & gas and others Physical, regulatory and… Read more »

2015 Food+Enterprise Conference

The Northeast Foodshed Finance Alliance and Slow Money in conjunction with NRDC, Community Food Funders and the Young Farmers Alliance are hosting the 2015 Food+Enterprise Conference on February 27-March 1, 2015 in Brooklyn, New York. The event focuses on promoting the understanding and collaborating on financing a better local food system. The event includes stakeholders… Read more »

20th Annual Sohn Investment Conference

The Sohn Conference Foundation is hosting the 20th Annual Sohn Investment Conference on May 4, 2015 in New York City bringing together the best investors in support of pediatric cancer research and treatment. The event includes approximately 3,000 people including portfolio managers, asset allocators and private investors and features leading portfolio managers and investors that… Read more »

RIA Conference Banff 2015

The Responsible Investment Association of Canada is hosting RIA Conference Banff 2015 on May 31-June 2, 2015 at the Banff Center in Alberta, Canada. Following its Toronto conference in 2014, RIA will bring together leaders in the responsible investment industry. More details will be available. Contact the conference organizers for more information.

The Wall Street Journal ECO:nomics 2015 Conference

The Wall Street Journal is hosting an Executive Conference on ECO:nomics in Santa Barbara, California on March 25-27th which brings together CEOs, entrepreneurs, environmental experts and policy makers to discuss the opportunities and risks emerging globally in businesses impacted by the environment. The discussion will include issues such as investing in innovation, business model disruption, sustainability and… Read more »

10th Annual Socially Responsible Investment Conference

HSBC Securities is hosting their 10th Annual Socially Responsible Investment Conference on Wednesday, February 4, 2015 in Frankfurt, Germany. Please contact the conference organizers and your HSBC sales representative for more information.

Russia: Protecting its Animals Through Understanding its Leaders

Event is by invitation only. We are hosting an Expert Lunch with Dr. Masha Vorontsova, the Regional Director, Russia & CIS of the International Fund for Animal Welfare (IFAW) on Friday, February 6, 2015. Dr. Vorontsova will discuss: What does it take to try to protect the environment in the world’s largest country by land… Read more »

ESG, SRI & Impacting Investment Summit

Craig Metrick, Director, Manager Due Diligence and Thematic Research to speak on a panel in New York  Interest in ESG, SRI and impact investing is exploding, with a corresponding growth in investment options. But as an investor, how do you make sense of the opportunities? How can you best incorporate responsible investments that meet your… Read more »

China & Russia: Policies & Markets

Expert Conference Call Hosted by: Erika Karp, Chief Executive Officer Guest Speaker: Lionel Vairon, CEO of CEC Consulting January 12, 2015 – 9:00 am EST RSVP to info@cornerstonecapinc.com   Topics of discussion will include: • Politics: Does the “state-capitalist” model of industrial development favored by authoritarian governments, particularly China and Russia, pose a significant challenge… Read more »

17th Annual Power & Renewable Energy Conference

Pareto Securities is hosting their 17th Annual Power & Renewable Energy Conference which focuses on the Nordic energy industry on January 15, 2015 in Olso, Norway. For more information on how to participate, please contact the Pareto Securities.

Nomura Environmental Corporate Day

Nomura is hosting an Environmental Corporate Day on January 8-9, 2015 in Hong Kong. The conference will focus on China’s environmental protection drive and the challenges, opportunities and potential policy changes. Please contact Nomura for more information.

CleanEquity Monaco 2015

Innovator Capital Limited and CleanEquity are hosting the CleanEquity Monaco 2015 Conference featuring 600+ companies from the cleantech sector as well as key opinion leaders, strategic investors, financiers and entrepreneurs in the industry on March 5-6, 2015 in Monaco. For more information please contact the event organizers.

United Nations Consultation Invitation: Issues & Opportunities Impacting Sustainability Adoption by Global Small & Mid-Sized Enterprises

HealRWorld and the United Nations Office for Partnerships are hosting a consultation event at the United Nations on Issues & Opportunities Impacting Sustainability Adoption by Global Small & Mid-Sized Enterprises on Friday, January 30th.  The event provides an opportunity to learn from a panel of leading SME sustainability experts on: Capital market dynamics and macroeconomic imperatives for sustainability in… Read more »

Women’s Private Equity Summit

The Women’s Private Equity Summit brings together women in private equity and venture capital industry. The conference will take place on March 11-13, 2015 in Half Moon Bay, California. For more information about the conference please contact the organizer, Falk Marques Group LLC.

The Global STEM Paradox – A Roundtable Discussion with Intel and the NY Academy of Sciences

This event is by invitation only to guests of The New York Academy of Sciences and Cornerstone Capital Group. Join us on Monday, December 1st for lunch with Babur Habib, Head of Engineering & Development at Intel, and Celina Morgan-Standard, SVP Global Business Development at The NY Academy of Sciences, to discuss “The Global STEM Paradox” and the… Read more »

UN Global Compact” Private Sector Leadership and Ebola Crisis Response

The Global Compact will convene a special event in cooperation with the Ebola Private Sector Mobilisation Group (EPSMG), a coalition of over 35 companies with major assets and operations in West Africa mobilizing business resources to support front-line Ebola humanitarian relief efforts while also advocating for a more concerted global response to the outbreak and… Read more »

UN Global Compact Third Annual Forum on Business and Human Rights

The UN Working Group on Business and Human Rights is convening the third annual Forum on Business and Human Rights to take stock of the implementation of the Guiding Principles on Business and Human Rights. The Forum will focus on multi-stakeholder dialogue and engagement, national action plans to implement the Guiding Principles, access to effective… Read more »

Global Compact 2014 LEAD Symposium: The Future Corporation

The 2014 LEAD Symposium will challenge participants to sketch a vision for The Future Corporation. LEAD companies and invited experts will identify key characteristics of what the sustainable corporation could and should look like in the future. Participants will consider how The Future Corporation will be governed, create value and manage its impact on society. This year’s… Read more »

ICV Napa Summit

Erika Karp, CEO of Cornerstone Capital Group, will be presenting on Friday, January 16, 2015 at 12:45pm on a panel on Impact Investing.   Investment Community Visibility (ICV Inc.) is hosting a Company Outreach Summit on January 15-16, 2015 in Napa Valley where all proceeds go to charity. The event brings together CEOs of private… Read more »

World Forum on Natural Capital

Save the date for the World Forum on Natural Capital Edinburgh 2015 on November 26-27, 2015. The conference provides participants with an understanding of the risks and opportunities about natural capital that will impact your bottom line, discuss the latest developments and tools, and see how natural capital relates to the developments in Integrated Reporting… Read more »

Annual SRI Conference on Sustainable Reponsible Impact Investing

Erika Karp, CEO and Founder at Cornerstone, will participate at this event. The SRI Conference – on Sustainable, Responsible, Impact Investing serves thought leaders, investors, and investment professionals in the ESG, Shareowner Advocacy, and Impact Investing space. Together, we are catalyzing the shift to a more socially equitable and environmentally sustainable economy. Now in our… Read more »

Impact Capitalism Summit

Cornerstone’s Craig Metrick will be presenting. Big Path Capitalism is hosting Impact Capitalism Summit 2015 on April 21-22, 2015 in Chicago. The conference provides investors with a forum to strategize on impact investing strategies across all asset classes including private equity, private debt, public equity and debt, and direct deals. Over 300 family offices, asset… Read more »

RI Europe 2015

Save the date for Responsible Investor’s RI Europe 2015 Conference on June 2-3, 2015 in London. For more information please visit the RI website.

RI Asia 2015

Save the date for RI Asia 2015 at the Tokyo Stock Exchange April 21-22, 2015. For more information please visit the Responsible Investor website.

14 WSGS: The Wall Street Green Summit

Erika Karp, Cornerstone Capital’s CEO, will be participating in the 14th WSGS on March 23rd. The 14th Annual Wall Street Green Summit is the “one-stop-shop” on the latest developments in Green Finance. The event was launched in 2002 by Peter Fusaro, Chairman of Global Change Associates and Global Advisory Council Advisor to Cornerstone Capital Group.  Topics of… Read more »

Cornerstone Capital Group 2015 Holiday Party Gallery

Cornerstone Capital Group gathered with clients, colleagues and friends at our Holiday Party recently in New York City for a special evening themed, “Survival of the Fittest: The Evolution of Sustainable Finance and Investing.”  Guests learned about efforts to maintain balance in Arctic habitats, create sustainable zones for endangered species and ways to protect some of our… Read more »

Sustainable Brands Bangkok

Sustainable Brands® is hosting their Bangkok conference on March 18-19, 2015. Brands are broadening their view of their role in society and redesigning their products and service offerings to create a net positive impact. Learn more about the event on the Sustainable Brands website.

Sustainable Brands Barcelona

Sustainable Brands® is hosting Sustainable Brands Barcelona on April 27-28, 2015 in Barcelona. The event brings together brand innovators to discuss the theme of Reimagine, Redesign and Regenerate. Learn more and register at the Sustainable Brands website.

Sustainable Brands – SB15 San Diego

Sustainable Brands is hosting its annual conference in San Diego June 1-4, 2015. The event provides one of the largest gatherings for global brands, disruptive social entrepreneurs, NGOs, investors, academia and other stakeholders and focuses on the shift to a sustainable economy. Learn more about the conference at Sustainable Brands.

Global Ethics Summit

Join Ethisphere and Thomson Reuters for the annual Global Ethics Summit on March 10-11, 2015 in New York. The conference focuses on Elevating Value Through Integrity: How Leading Companies Accomplish Excellence Worldwide. Learn more and register for the event with the organizer.

The Conference of Resource

The conference of Resource focuses on the debate, discussion and strategy for companies looking to maximize resource efficiency and progress with a circular economy strategy. The event takes place March 3-5, 2015 in London.  Learn more about the conference at Resource.

GreenBiz 2015

The seventh annual GreenBiz Forum focuses on the trends, challenges and opportunities in sustainable business. The event is presented in partnership with The Sustainability Consortium and The Walton Sustainability Solutions Initiatives, a unit of the Julie Ann Wrigley Global Institute of Sustainability at Arizona State University, and takes place February 17-19, 2015 in Phoenix, Arizona…. Read more »

Solar Power Generation USA Congress 2015

Green Power Conferences is hosting the annual Solar Power Generation USA Congress 2015 on February 4-5, 2015 in San Diego, California. The Congress brings together utilities, developers and financiers and focuses on discussions and topics such as:  Increasing revenue by diversifying you and capturing the C&I market How to flip a project: know what to look for… Read more »

TBLI Conference @ Booth/Kellogg 2015

TBLI Conference™ will now be held for the first time in Chicago in cooperation with Kellogg School of Management and Booth School of Business. The conference will address topics relevant for investors and finance professionals striving to better align profits with impact across all asset classes. For more information and to register please contact TBLI.

Cornerstone Capital Group Holiday Event

 This event is by invitation only. In a story of “Governance”, and as Cornerstone Capital Group celebrates the holidays with our Clients, Staff, Advisors and Board of Directors down to “The Last Seat,” we welcome you to join us with the Producer and Cast of Sting’s new production on Broadway called “The Last Ship.”  We… Read more »

“Sustainable Brand Power” A Roundtable Discussion with Ben & Jerry’s CEO

This event is by invitation only and open to clients of Cornerstone Capital Group. hosting “Sustainable Brand Power” A Roundtable Discussion with Ben & Jerry’s CEO, Jostein Solheim. The lunch will discuss “Sustainable Brand Power” and how a brand can maintain its identity, culture and values within a large organization. Learn how Ben & Jerry’s… Read more »

ISSP Conference 2014

ISSP is hosting their third annual international conference on November 12-14, 2014 in Denver, Colorado. This conference brings together sustainability professionals from around the world with a focus on professional standards, discussing case studies and networking with their peers. For more information on participating please contact the ISSP.

SLOWMONEY Conference – Food, Investing and Culture

SLOWMONEY is hosting their 2014 Slow Money Conference, a local and global gathering on Food, Investing and Culture on November 10-12, 2014 in Louisville, Kentucky. Events feature food entrepreneurs who are leading the way to rebuilding local food systems along with thought leaders in agriculture, investing and philanthropy. If you are interested in joining please… Read more »

Social Finance Forum 2014: Building Markets That Matter

MaRS Center for Impact Investing is hosting the Social Finance Forum 2014: Building Markets That Matter on November 6-7, 2014 in Toronto. For more information visit the organizer’s website.

SASB Delta Series: Consumption

The Delta Series Conference convenes corporate and capital market leaders to showcase new thinking around the management of non-financial issues and the disclosure of related material information. Expert speakers and panelists engage in a frank dialogue about the specific issues for the sector and the growing landscape of sustainability management and reporting.  SASB also presents… Read more »

NYSSA and SASB Present: Connecting the Dots on ESG and Valuation

Cornerstone’s CEO, Erika Karp, will be participating in this event. SASB (the Sustainability Accounting Standards Board) has issued industry-specific standards for the disclosure of material information related to environmental, social and governance (ESG) issues for 35 industries to date (standards for more than 80 industries will be issued by 2016) – with investor needs for… Read more »

Panel Discussion: Fossil Fuel Divestment Exposure

The Sustainability Report and MSCI ESG Research are hosting a Panel Discussion on Fossil Fuel Divestment Exposure on Tuesday, October 28, 2014 in Sydney, Australia. The panel will address the exposures of different low carbon and fossil fuel divestment strategies from the perspective of investment risk and from a directors’ prudential responsibilities. The debate will focus on:  Why investors… Read more »

Ceres 25: The Future is Now

Ceres is hosting a 25th anniversary celebration on Tuesday, January 27, 2015 in New York. Ceres 25 celebrates the organization’s achievements and brings together friends that share stories. Featured speakers include: William Clay Ford Jr., Executive Chairman of Ford Motor Company Al Gore, Former Vice President and Co-founder & Chairman of Generation Investment Management Indra… Read more »