Posts Tagged: Event

Sustainability CEO Summit

Canaccord Genuity will be hosting a Sustainability CEO Summit in Jackson Hole, Wyoming on March 6, 2015. Please look out for more information on their website.

Sustainable Brands 2014

Sustainable Brands is hosting their annual conference on November 3-5, 2014 in London. Successful brands today are expected to deliver deeper value to their customers – moving toward becoming a new positive force for restoring healthy economies. What if business professionals with opposite skills and learning sets collaborated to actively reimagine what’s possible? Sustainable Brands brings… Read more »

2014 Annual Social Enterprise Conference

Cornerstone’s CEO, Erika Karp, will be moderating a session “How are ESG strategies driving a sustainable future?” at 10:15am. This year, Columbia Business School is hosting its Annual Social Enterprise Conference – Millennials Rising: What’s Next for Sustainability? The conference takes place Friday, October 31st. The conference will discuss Sustainable Practices, Sustainable Financial Models, and… Read more »

Sustainatopia LA – The 5 Conferences

This year the annual Sustainatopia event will bring together 5 conferences in Los Angeles, California. The Impact Conference, the Sustainable Strategies and Innovation, Lohas ’14, Fuse ’14, and Generation S. For more information on each conference or to register please visit Sustainatopia.


Verge SF 2014 is a conference that focuses on how technology accelerates sustainability solutions across energy, buildings and transportation. The program focuses on 6 program tracks on new energy systems, next-gen buildings, resilient cities, sustainable mobility, smarter supply chains and the food-energy-water nexus. The event is hosted by GreenBiz. Please contact the conference organizers for more… Read more »

American Water Summit 2014: Smashing Silos

The 5th Annual American Water Summit is the only event that focuses on the business of water in North America. It brings together more than 400 executives and industry leaders from the public and private sectors. This year the conference focuses on smashing silos. Topics will include: How the drought in America will reshape the… Read more »

World Investment Forum 2014

The World Investment Forum (WIF) is a high-level, biennial, multi-stakeholder gathering designed to facilitate dialogue and action on the world’s key emerging investment-related challenges.  Its mission is to provide a platform where a debate on “investment for development” can take place and ultimately to promote investment flows that contribute to sustainable and inclusive development. With… Read more »

Sustainable Supply Chain Summit – Europe

Ethical Corporation is hosting its 9th Annual Sustainable Supply Chain Summit in London November 19-20th. The summit is the world’s leading meeting place for senior executives looking to put sustainability at the heart of their supply chains and wider value chains. The topics this year include worker empowerment, traceability and conflict minerals, developing metrics, circular economy,… Read more »

Women’s Event

The Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual & Transgender Community Center is hosting its annual Women’s Event on Saturday, November 15th at 7:00pm. The dinner attracts nearly 600 members of the community and unites leaders from the corporate, nonprofit and public sectors. The dinner raises funds for The Center’s innovative programming. For more information on how to participate… Read more »

NY Academy of Sciences Fireside Chat with Maynard Webb of Yahoo

The New York Academy of Sciences is hosting a fireside chat with Maynard Webb, Chairman of Yahoo on Wednesday, October 1st from 6-8:00pm. They will also be joined by Don Steinberg, CEO of World Learning. The chat will discuss the implications of technology on global stem and how technology can empower the next generation of stem… Read more »

Women’s Alternative Investment Summit

The 6th annual Women’s Alternative Investment Summit will bring together an influential group of more than 400 senior-level women — fund managers, institutional investors, and advisors to the industry — across the broad spectrum of alternatives to build trusted networks and engage in candid discussions about alternative investments in an emerging new world. This groundbreaking… Read more »

High Water Women Investing for Impact

Erika Karp, CEO of Cornerstone Capital Inc., will be presenting in the afternoon. High Water Women is hosting it’s 2nd Annual Investing with Impact Symposium on Friday, October 21, 2014. For more details, visit the HWW website.

Role of Shareholders in Corporate Governance

Noted shareholder activist and scholar Robert A.G. Monks will join Cornerstone Capital Group for a discussion on the “Shareholder Role in Corporate Governance” on Friday, Sept. 19th at 3 PM at our New York headquarters.  Bob has written widely about shareholder rights & responsibility, public policy issues, corporate impact on society and global corporate issues.  His most… Read more »

People’s Climate March – 21 Sept. NYC

Join Cornerstone Capital Group as we march together with thousands on Sept. 21st and urge world leaders to make meaningful progress on Climate Change. Climate Week NYC, the U.N. Climate Summit, and the People’s Climate March are all part of a full calendar of events from September 21st – 28th 2014.  World leaders are coming to the United Nations… Read more »

IRRCi & The Millstein Center Stock Price Use, Misuse Conference

The Investor Responsibility Research Center Institute and  The Millstein Center for Global Markets & Corporate Ownership is hosting The Stock Price Use, Misuse Conference in New York on Thursday, September 19, 2014. The conference will feature research presentations, along with academic and practitioner responses on selected papers following the 2013 Call for Papers, The Purpose, Use… Read more »

Summer in the City – 2nd Annual CSR Investing Summit

John Wilson, Head of Corporate Governance, Engagement & Research, will moderate a panel, “Corporate Governance and Proxy Engagement.” The Summer in the City 2nd Annual CSR Investing Summit is an all-day conference offering the opportunity to discuss experiences and viewpoints on how to define, manage, and measure responsible investing.  The conference includes expert practitioners in the following… Read more »

Private Capital, Public Good

ERIKA KARP, FOUNDER & CEO OF CORNERSTONE CAPITAL GROUP, WILL JOIN A PANEL ON “PRIVATE CAPITAL, PUBLIC GOOD” in WASHINGTON, DC Join the U.S. National Advisory Board on Impact Investing in a collaborative discussion about how policymakers can partner with impact investors to unleash new capital, talent, and energy for social, economic and environmental good…. Read more »

2015 Ceres Conference

Save the Date. More details to follow on the Ceres website.

The Climate Business Forum 2014

This an invite-only forum hosted by the IFC and organized by the Association for Sustainable and Responsible Investment in Asia (ASrIA), in conjunction with the Asia Investor Group on Climate Change (AIGCC), an ASrIA Initiative.  The Forum brings together high-level participants from investment, finance, policy, business and development to explore and identify opportunities for investment and growth… Read more »

Global Forum on Responsible Business Conduct

In today’s interconnected world, responsible business conduct matters more than e‌‌‌‌‌‌ver before, as demonstrated by the Rana Plaza tragedy in Bangladesh. One of the main barriers for seeing change on the ground remains a large gap between what responsibility means in theory and how it is implemented on the ground. Moving forward will require a… Read more »

BSR 2014 Conference – Transparency & Transformation

The BSR Conference 2014 will explore how transparency can transform supply chains, energy and climate, consumer engagement, community impacts, and more, and how businesses are managing differently in a fully transparent world. Join us tp discover how transformative technologies, business models, and financial valuations can produce rapid progress on the road to a more just… Read more »

TBLI Conference @HULT 2014

“Connecting the Dots”  TBLI will be returning to The USA for the next TBLI event: TBLI CONFERENCE™ @HULT 2014 will take place on 17 November 2014 in Boston at the Hult International Business School. The program addresses topics such as impact investing, impact measurement, philanthropy, ESG integration, green bonds, fossil fuel investing, and gender-lens investing. To register or… Read more »

TBLI Conference – Europe 2014

Building a global community of ESG & Impact Investors. The TBLI CONFERENCE™ EUROPE 2014 will take place on 28 & 29 October 2014 in Amsterdam. Topics will include the role of patient capital in impact investing, investors’ response to water-related risks, ESG integration in Investments, ESG in Fixed Income Markets – Green Bonds, Trends in Impact Investing,… Read more »

CR Magazine COMMIT!Forum

A conference focused on corporate responsibility, sustainability and transparency for corporate professionals, investors, advisors, academia and more. For more information visit their website.

TBLI Nordic 2014

For the first time, TBLI is partnering with a leading European business school to offer a TBLI CONFERENCE in Scandinavia. We are looking forward to TBLI CONFERENCE NORDIC 2014, hosted by the BI Norwegian Business School in Oslo on 10-11 September.  For more information please visit TBLI.

RobecoSAM Forum 2014

Mobilizing Capital: Putting Sustainability to Work. The annual event is a two day conference that brings companies and financial institutions together in order to create a dynamic dialogue for Corporate Sustainability and Sustainability Investing. The Forum is designed to provide participants with the sustainability insights that are driving long-term challenges.  Please visit the RobecoSAM website… Read more »

5th World Renewable Energy Technology Congress

The 5th World Renewable Energy Technology Congress and Expo-2014 is the most important renewable energy industry conference that will have 105 high profiled global speakers and industry leaders in Plenary sessions, interactive Keynote sessions, CEO’s Forum, thought-provoking panel discussions and poster sessions to provide the focal points for translating knowledge into action. The Congress encourages activities of business matching, B2B meetings, especially focused on key… Read more »

11th REFF Wall Street

REFF-Wall Street is the premier renewable energy financing event in the U.S.  Attendees of this event include CEOs and other senior company officials, lenders, investors, investment bankers, private equity investors, venture capitalists and other top transactional professionals in renewable energy finance.  The event draws an especially senior audience, comprising of over 600 senior decision makers,… Read more »

Climate Summit 2014 – Catalyzing Action

The Secretary-General will host a Climate Summit in September 2014 as an integral part of his strategy to engage leaders and advance climate action and ambition, drawing on his global convening power and harnessing the full strength of the UN system, working in partnership with all sectors of society. The Summit will serve as a… Read more »

PRI in Person

PRI in Person is the leading annual global responsible investment conference. For the first time in 2014, PRI in Person and the PRI Academic Network conference will be held back-to-back in North America during the week of 22-26 September at the Hilton Bonaventure Hotel in Montréal, Canada. The agenda will cover a wide variety of topics… Read more »

Climate Change Call: A Proactive Approach for Investors

On Thursday, June 12th, Cornerstone Capital Group will host a conference call at 11:00 am ET to discuss the pivotal issue of climate change.  There is no longer any doubt that climate change poses great risks to communities, ecosystems, and markets. The recent release of proposed federal rules on existing power plants continues a national… Read more »

US SIF’s 5th Annual Conference

Cornerstone Capital Group is lead sponsor at this event.  Sustainable Investing: Risk, Value, Impact – US SIF’s 5th Annual Conference The 2015 conference will offer a unique opportunity to network with leaders in sustainable, responsible & impact investing and ESG integration, hear from leading investors, CEOs and policy makers, and learn about new approaches, trends and policy… Read more »

Smoke & Mirrors: E-Cigarettes & Looming Regulation

On Friday, May 2nd we are hosting a Conference Call at 10:00 am EDT to discuss E-Cigarettes and their impact on the market. Our featured speaker Dr. Derek Yach will share his expertise on the subject and elaborate on his recent article in The Cornerstone Journal of Sustainable Finance  “E-Cigarettes. A Positive Disruption to the Market… Read more »

2014 CEO Connection Mid-Market Convention

Erika Karp, Founder & CEO, will be speaking on October 20, 2014. Held in conjunction with Wharton Business School, the 2014 CEO Connection Mid-Market Convention takes place October 20-21st in Philadelphia. The CEO Connection Mid-Market Convention brings together prominent leaders from diverse industries, along with select government officials, prominent academic figures, subject matter experts and media… Read more »

PRI in New York

PRI is hosting a New York meeting on June 26th. 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… Read more »

RI Americas 2014

The 6th Annual Responsible Investor Americas Conference will be held in New York December 9-10, 2014 at the Bloomberg MPR Auditorium. For more information, please visit Responsible Investor’s website.

EU PVSEC Conference

29th European PV Solar Energy Conference & Exhibition takes place September 22-26th in Amsterdam, The Netherlands. This is one of the leading global conferences in Photovoltaics globally and brings together the experts in PV Solar who discuss new concepts, trends and developments in science and the industry. Now, that Photovoltaic Solar Energy is becoming a… Read more »

SNEC 8th (2014) International Photovoltaic Power Generation Conference & Exhibition

The SNEC International Photovoltaic Power Generation Conference & Exhibition was initiated by the Chinese Renewable Energy Society (CRES), Chinese Renewable Energy Industries Association (CREIA), Shanghai Federation of Economic Organizations (SFEO), Shanghai Science & Technology Development and Exchange Center (SSTDEC), Shanghai New Energy Industry Association (SNEIA) and jointly organized by 16 international associations and organizations including Asian… Read more »

NYSSA Sustainable Investing: Perspectives and Opportunities

The New York Society of Security Analysts (NYSSA) is hosting a summit titled “Sustainable Investing: Perspectives and Opportunities” on Tuesday, May 13th at 8:30-3:00pm in New York. The agenda will feature visionaries and practioners who are realizing the benefits of incorporating different kinds of capital into their investment analysis. For more information please visit the… Read more »

Global Sustainability Summit

Join other sustainability professionals from the food supply chain, government, academia and NGO’s at this year’s Global Sustainability Summit in Boston. The Global Sustainability Summit is dedicated to accelerating sustainability in the food industry by providing leading-edge, innovative and interactive programming and speakers. Visit the conference site or alternatively FMI or GMA  websites for more information.

Impact Forum Asia

Impact investing was a fledgling concept a decade ago. Today the social enterprise sector that straddles between non-profit and for-profit is emerging and looking to achieve scale and impact in their social and environmental goals.  Impact Forum 2014 “From Niche to Mass” will bring together diverse perspectives to analyse key issues around how to mainstream… Read more »

Rutgers Institute for Ethical Leadership Conference 2014

The focus of the 2014 conference is sustainability: economic development that meets the needs of the present generation without compromising abilities of future generations to meet their own needs (World Commission on Environment and Development, 1987).  The event discussion will focus on ethical, environmental, and social objectives to be built into the business’ core in… Read more »

The Responsible Endowments Coalition 10th Anniversary Celebration

REC is hosting its 10th Anniversary Celebration on May 8, 2014 at the Centre for Social Innovation in New York to celebrate the last ten years of accomplishments and envision what the next ten have in store. Amy Goodman of Democracy Now! will be the keynote speaker.  For more information please visit REC’s website.  

CGI-SASB Sustainability Standards Corporate Roundtable

Erika Karp, Founder & CEO of Cornerstone Capital Group, will be presenting at the Sustainability Standards Corporate Roundtable hosted by CGI & SASB on May 13, 2014 at Bloomberg Headquarters. In September 2013, SASB made a CGI Commitment to Action to help companies use new sustainability standards through corporate roundtables that will discuss risk mitigation… Read more »

CGI Mid-Year Meeting

At the 2014 Mid-Year Meeting, CGI members will come together to workshop innovative Commitments to Action in advance of the 10th Annual Meeting. The day will consist of interactive and engaging Track-specific working sessions, with a focus on learning and evaluation. For more information, visit the Clinton Global Initiative’s website.

CGI Annual Meeting

The CGI Annual Meeting will take place from September 22–24, 2014 in New York City. The meeting program will be framed around CGI’s 2014 theme, Reimagining Impact, which explores how CGI members can better measure and assess the outcomes of their commitments to build innovative approaches that achieve greater impact going forward.  For more information… Read more »

CGI America

In June 2014, the Clinton Global Initiative will host the 4th CGI America event focused on finding solutions that promote economic recovery in the United States. For more information, visit the CGI America website.

SOCAP 14 Conference

SOCAP14 will be held at Fort Mason Center in San Francisco, CA from September 2-5. Join the world’s pioneering impact investors, social entrepreneurs, philanthropists, civic leaders, and innovators to create the intersections where you – with friends and valuable strangers – mobilize resources and capital for good. More information is available on the SOCAP website.

Impact Investing Conference

The Impact Investing Conference, organized by the Charter Financial Publishing Network Inc will take place on 30th July 2014 at the Hyatt Regency Denver at Colorado Convention Center in Denver, United States Of America. The conference will cover areas like why impact investing & why now, profiting from impact investing while reducing risk, combining philanthropy… 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 Conference 2014

Sustainable Brands is an international community of learning and action focused on understanding and leveraging the role of brands in shaping a flourishing future. The Sustainable Brands Conference is ground zero for sustainability, brand and innovation professionals who come together from around the world to be inspired, engaged and equipped to succeed by building the… Read more »

Women’s Forum Global Meeting 2014

The Women’s Forum Global Meeting 2014 will take place October 15-17, 2014 in Deauville, France and focus on “Leading for a more equitable world.”  This year the conference focuses on three pillars in which women are playing national and international leadership roles: Addressing basic needs including water, energy, health and education Technology and innovation as a… Read more »

WE Summit 2014

Erika Karp, CEO & Founder of Cornerstone Capital Group, will be presenting at The WE Summit 2014 on April 3, 2014. WE Summit 2014 is an annual platform for leading women entrepreneurs, senior executives and investors to share strategies on how to transform original ideas into working concepts, high-growth ventures and industry leading companies. The… Read more »

Agrion Disrupt 100+

Agrion Disrupt 100+ is Agrion’s Annual Summit for Innovation in Energy and Sustainability in New York. The event brings together over 100 leading innovators and 600 managers of large companies to discuss and explore market transformations, new trends and provide opportunities for everyone to connect and explore synergies and future collaboration opportunities. For more information… Read more »

Private Equity International Responsible Investment Forum 2014

Erika Karp, Founder & CEO of Cornerstone Capital Group, will be at a panel on “Perspectives on exit – the value of ESG factors” at 9:50am on June 19, 2014 in London. The fifth Private Equity International Responsible Investment Forum will put the spotlight on environmental, social and governance risks (ESG), in private equity investing. The… Read more »

The 1st EFFAS International Conference -Taking ESG into Account – TESGIA

Erika Karp, CEO & Founder of Cornerstone Capital Group, will be presenting on a panel discussing “Is it Possible to Evolve to Integrated Analysis? Challenges and Necessary Transformations” at 9:00am at the BM&F BOVESPA  in Saõ Paulo, Brazil on April 29, 2014. This conference focuses on “Challenges of Integrated Analysis in Latin America” and incorporating environmental,… Read more »

MiljoAktuellt Sustainability Day 2014

CEO & Founder, Erika Karp, will be at the Sustainability Day 2014 Conference on May 7, 2014 at 11:00am, presenting on a panel “The Art of Defining the Business Value and How to Drive Measurable Change” in Stockholm. The future is here. Previously successful business models fall into the wake and solving sustainability challenges is… Read more »

UN Financing for Sustainable Development

Founder & CEO, Erika Karp, will be presenting at this event on April 15, 2014 at the session “Multi-Stakeholder Dialogue on the Way Forward” from 10:15-12:45pm. The Special High-level Meeting Special of ECOSOC with the World Bank, the International Monetary Fund, the World Trade Organization and the United Nations Conference on Trade and Development will take… Read more »

Global Diversity Leadership Exchange

The Global Diversity Leadership Exchange “Connecting Cultures & Corporate Value” takes place on Thursday, March 27th at the United Nations Headquarters from 9:00-2:30pm. Erika Karp will be participating in a session on “Establishing New Measures of Success” from 11:45-1:00pm. Session Topic: We have often heard the mantra that “Diversity is good for business”, but what… Read more »

The Climate Group New York Event

Erika Karp will be the keynote speaker at The Climate Group event in New York on May 22nd.  The event will explore the economic opportunity of The Clean Revolution. More details will be available from The Climate Group on their website or contact Sarah Parrish at The Climate Group-Save the Date

SRI: The Conference on Sustainable, Responsible, Impact Investing – The Future of Investing

Craig Metrick, Cornerstone Capital Group’s Director of Manager Due Diligence and Thematic Research, to moderate a panel on “Climate Change: The Challenge of Stranded Assets,” on Tues., Nov. 11th: Track: ESG Integration / Portfolio ManagementSpeaker(s): Tim Brennan, Sonia Kowal, Kevin Ranney Moderator: Craig Metrick 11:50 am – 12:40 pm // Colorado Hall D The SRI Conference on Sustainable, Responsible, Impact… Read more »

Sustainable Strategies in the Pharma Industry

Cornerstone Capital Group, Scheiwiller Impacts and Meridian Management Consultants are hosting a round table discussion on the tangible and intangible long-term drivers of success in the Pharmaceutical industry. The lunch will feature a guest speaker from Novo Nordisk, and include Thomas Scheiwiller, Founder & Owner of Scheiwiller Impacts, Sandor Schoichet, Director of Meridian Management Consultants, Erika… Read more »

The Conference Board Sustainability Seminars

Erika Karp, Founder & CEO of Cornerstone Capital Group, will be at the Conference Board Sustainability Seminars on May 13, 2014 leading a panel on “Corporate Sustainability: The Nexus of Strategy and Operations” 9:15-10:15am The Conference Board Sustainability Seminars focus on the key financial drivers for Sustainability and Corporate Social Responsibility, examine the impact of… Read more »

Clinton Global Initiative Winter Meeting

Open to members of the Clinton Global Initiative, the event focuses on the framework of issues for 2014. Erika Karp, CEO & Founder of Cornerstone Capital Inc. will be participating in a plenary session at 4:00pm discussing the annual theme of “Reimagining Impact.” For more information please visit CGI.

2014 International Women’s Day Forum

Turning Inspiration into Action: Next Steps for the Private Sector to Empower Women Globally. On March 4, 2014 the U.S. Chamber of Commerce Foundation’s Corporate Citizenship Center, Business Call to Action and the United Nations Office for Partnerships will celebrate International Women’s Day at the United Nations. This annual forum brings together leaders committed to the economic empowerment… Read more »

The Changing Family Dynamics

Please join Cornerstone Capital Group, Morgan Stanley, Credit Suisse, Coda Leadership, and CBST for cocktails and a discussion on the enormously important implications of Dr. Golombok’s new study on the outcomes for children in gay and lesbian families using alternative reproductive services (click here for more information about the study.)  Dr. Susan Golombok is Professor of Family Research… Read more »

Ceres Conference 2014

Join Ceres and more than 600 sustainability leaders for their 25th anniversary and annual conference on April 30-May 1st in Boston. The conference will focus on  “The future is now” and address a broad range of topics, including: Sustainable agriculture Clean energy investment opportunities Corporate sustainability for the 21st Century For the full agenda visit the Ceres website.

5th Annual Impact Conference @Sustainatopia

Erika Karp, CEO & Founder of Cornerstone Capital Group, will be a Plenary Speaker at the Sustainable Strategies Conference on Wednesday, April 16, 2014 at 6:40pm on the topic of “Exploring the Future of Impact Investing.” She will also be participating in a breakout panel in Session 3 on the 17th at 4:40pm on “Translating… Read more »

Sustainable Strategies Conference 2014 @Sustainatopia

Erika Karp, CEO & Founder of Cornerstone Capital Group, will be a Plenary Speaker at the Sustainable Strategies Conference on Wednesday, April 16, 2014 at 6:40pm on the topic of “Exploring the Future of Impact Investing.” She will also be participating in a breakout panel in Session 3 on the 17th at 4:40pm on “Translating… Read more »

TBLI Conference USA

Erika Karp, CEO and Founder of Cornerstone Capital Group, will be a keynote speaker on May 29, 2014 at 9:20am and also speaking on a panel, “ESG Materiality and Metrics,” on the 30th at 11:30am. TBLI CONFERENCE USA 2014, the second event held in New York, invites asset owners, asset managers as well as SRI… Read more »

US SIF Annual Conference – Markets, Mission & Materiality

Cornerstone Capital Group is pleased to sponsor US SIF’s Annual Conference 2014 on Markets, Mission & Materiality. CEO, Erika Karp will be moderating a plenary session on The Case for Sustainability: Three Corporate Viewpoints that features panelists from McDonald’s, DuPont and Hilton Worldwide on the 21st at 1:55pm. For more information on the conference and… Read more »

Brand Power & The Value of Intangibles

Please join Cornerstone Capital Group and APCO Worldwide for a discussion on the value of intangibles, both from a financial perspective as well as a brand perspective. At this session we will begin with a discussion on the power of brands as an intangible asset and how they impact your investment decisions. The roundtable will address key questions… Read more »

RobecoSAM Forum 2015

Cornerstone’s  Founder and CEO Erika Karp will participate at this event. The RobecoSAM Forum is a two day conference in Horgen, near Zurich, Switzerland that connects corporates and asset owners with a group of outstanding speakers and RobecoSAM experts to exchange views on the impact of sustainability trends on financial markets. The Forum serves as a platform… Read more »

Sustainable Brands New Metrics ’15

  Leading businesses are creating and valuing entirely new forms of positive environmental AND social impact as well as quantifying previously ignored costs and risks. This 3-day Sustainable Brands event in Boston showcases the macro, corporate and investor landscapes to help your business succeed.  Find new data on notable macro trends, investigate new ROI studies… Read more »

Sustainable Brands 2015 Rio

Sustainable Brands 2015 Rio will take place August 25-27, 2015 providing an inspiration for brand, sustainability, design and innovation. Learn more about this event on the Sustainable Brands website.

Columbia University Energy Symposium 2015

Erika Karp, Cornerstone Founder and CEO and John Wilson, Head of Corporate Governance, Engagement & Research, will participate at this event. The 11th Annual Columbia University Energy Symposium is the largest student-run energy event in New York City. Join thought-leaders and practitioners from across the energy sector, representing industry, government, civil society, and the broader… Read more »

Global Investor Relations Forum 2015

Erika Karp, Founder and CEO at Cornerstone Capital Group, will participate at this event. Evolving best practices for marketing to investors around the world demands a unique event. NIRI and IR Magazine have partnered to present the Global IR Forum.   11/17, 9:30-10:15 am:  Panel Debate: Sustainability for Millennials vs Cash Return for Boomers  Many major… 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…. Read more »

UN Women’s Entrepreneurship Day

Erika Karp, CEO and Founder of Cornerstone Capital Group, will participate in a panel discussion at this event. Women’s Entrepreneurship Day offers a lifetime opportunity to listen to the ideas of world-class speakers, and be a part of a larger discussion to empower women in business worldwide.  Major Fortune 500 companies and various female company founders, Philanthropists, CEO’s, Creatives, and… Read more »

Sustainability Standards (ESG): The Inevitable Future of Investment Analysis

Erika Karp, CEO and Founder at Cornerstone Capital Group, will participate in this event. The Financial Women’s Association (FWA) second annual ESG event in New York City. The Capital Markets must be the major conduit for creating sustainable and innovative businesses within society. Please join the FWA Impact Investing Committee and our host, Bloomberg LP,… Read more »

The Decarbonization of Finance

Cornerstone Founder & CEO Erika Karp to participate at this event.  For more than a quarter century, cutting-edge professionals in Germany and the United States have laid the foundation for a fundamental transformation of the financial industry. Due to their foresight and creativity, the world economy is poised to transition from a fossil fuel-oriented past to… Read more »

HWW’S 2015 Investing for Impact Symposium

  Erika Karp, Founder & CEO of Cornerstone Capital Group will participate at this event. High Water Women‘s 3rd annual symposium features dialogues with family offices, foundations, endowments, social enterprises and other investors focused on impact.  Session topics include setting objectives, investing in key sectors such as education, the enviroment and agriculture and measuring impact…. Read more »

Cornerstone’s Karp Addresses UN General Assembly: “Trust, Transparency, Entrepreneurship & Corporate Legacy”

Cornerstone Capital Group’s Founder and CEO Erika Karp today delivered an address at the UN General Assembly representing the “voice of global investors in the capital markets” before leaders from across the public and private sector gathered at the United Nations’ Global Compact + 15 plenary event, “Business as a Force for Good.” Marking the UN Global Compact’s 15th… Read more »

Cornerstone at “The Model Room”

Cornerstone Capital Group hosted a gathering of financiers and entrepreneurs on April 2nd at The New York Yacht Club’s “Model Room” for an evening dedicated to new business models and innovation. The event featured welcome remarks from Richard Parsons as well as co-hosts Justin Rockefeller of The Rockefeller Bros. Fund and Dale Hemmerdinger of ATCO… Read more »

Smoke & Mirrors: The E-Cigarette Conference Call Highlights

Recent announcements by the Food and Drug Administration to regulate e-cigarettes are significant for the future of the $1.2 billion industry, not just because of the material impact of future regulations, but also because of the impact of the public debate and media discourse on the topic.  The FDA’s focus is on banning sales to… Read more »

Global Diversity Leadership Exchange

On Thursday, March 27th, Erika Karp participated in The Global Diversity Leadership Exchange “Connecting Cultures & Corporate Value” in the “Establishing New Measures of Success” session at the United Nations Headquarters.  Some highlights are available by the American Sustainable Business Council, click here to read the commentary.   The Session Topic: We have often heard the mantra… Read more »