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Learn how the UN Sustainable Development Goals can add value to your materiality assessments and sustainability strategy


WHAT

A half-day workshop on how the 17 Global Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) can add value to your business. Convened by sustainability experts BWD and thinkstep.

WHEN

1.30 pm – 5.30 pm, Thursday 23 November, followed by an hour of drinks and networking.

WHO

The workshop is most relevant to executives in corporate responsibility, sustainability, corporate affairs, communications and stakeholder engagement.

WHY

Every UN member state has adopted “Agenda 2030”: a 15-year plan to end extreme poverty, fight inequality, and protect our planet. The plan is underwritten by 17 Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs). This hands-on workshop – one of the first of its kind in Australia – will explain how SDGs can intersect with your materiality assessments and sustainability strategy to add value to your business.

OUTCOMES

Learn about SDGs from experts without getting overwhelmed; gather practical examples of how SDGs have been implemented; apply SDGs to your own business in a hands-on workshop; learn how SDGs can inform your materiality assessment and sustainability strategy; find out how SDGs support stakeholder dialogue; and explore how to use SDGs to set business goals

INVESTMENT

$250 per person (plus ticketing fees)

$150 per person for thinkstep & BWD clients and members of the Green Building Council of Australia GBCA (plus ticketing fees)


SPEAKERS

Dr Kate RingvallDr Kate Ringvall, Country Manager for Sustainability
IKEA Australia

Dr Ringvall has been working and studying in the sustainability field for nearly 20 years. She has a Masters in Public Policy from Murdoch University and a PhD in Planning from Curtin University.

Naomi Martin

Naomi Martin, Manager Strategic Products and Services
Green Building Council of Australia

Naomi Martin is the Senior Manager, Strategic Products and Services for the Green Building Council of Australia. Naomi is responsible for shaping GBCA strategy to drive resilient, carbon positive and healthy places for people and the natural environment. She has over 15 years’ experience in sustainability and building management including eight years as the Manager of Environmental Sustainability for Sydney Opera House. She has also worked for the NSW Minerals Council, SKM, RPS Group (UK), EPA Victoria and a bar in the Yukon Territory.


FACILITATORS

Barbara Nebel

Barbara Nebel, Managing Director
thinkstep Australasia
Barbara's passion is to enable companies to succeed sustainably. For the best part of 20 years she has worked with companies, associations and government departments in Australia, New Zealand, Asia and Europe to implement strategies and systems, effectively linking sustainability actions back to tangible business value.
Barbara is Managing Director of thinkstep in Australasia. thinkstep develops strategies, deliver roadmaps and projects and implement leading software solutions.


Derryn Heilbuth

Derryn Heilbuth, Managing Director
BWD Creative

Derryn is one of the most respected sustainability professionals in the Asia-Pacific, having worked for several decades with many of the region's leading companies on their sustainability reporting, branding and strategy.


Numbers are strictly limited.
Registration is open until 20 November, unless sold out earlier


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