CGI's Annual Meetings have brought together 190 sitting and former heads of state, more than 20 Nobel Prize laureates, and hundreds of leading CEOs, heads of foundations and NGOs, major philanthropists, and members of the media. Meeting participants analyze pressing global challenges, discuss the most effective solutions, and build lasting partnerships that enable them to create positive social change. To date, members of the CGI community have made more than 3,400 commitments, improving the lives of over 430 million people in more than 180 countries.
The 2016 Annual Meeting will take place September 19–21 in New York City.
Join the Creative Climate Awards for the Closing Party
This panel discussion, hosted by The Sustainability Practice Network (SPN) from the Robert Zicklin Center for Corporate Integrity at Baruch College and moderated by Dr. Ann Goodman, will examine how leading businesses are adapting to climate change and moving to mitigate its impact, while seeking ways to engage the SDGs in the years to come.
Please join us for a riveting book club chat with the one and only Marion Nestle -- author of Soda Politics; Paulette Goddard Professor in the Department of Nutrition, Food Studies, and Public Health at New York University; and winner of the 2016 James Beard Award for Writing & Literature. We'll be chatting about the soda industry, sugar, who's doing what, and what we can do to change the paradigm.
Ensuring Urban Resilience, an event from The Sabin Center for Climate Change Law at Columbia Law School, and the Sallin Foundation, will highlight the urgency for climate resiliency in New York and beyond,
Cost: Invitation Only
Event Type: Conference/Summit
Event Topic(s): Technology, Environment, Government, Finance, Business, Development, Global Issues, Science, Transportation, Health