Sustainability Education and Networking Event - Building a Regenerative Business Today.
5:15 - 7:00 pm
A panel discussion with Hunter Lovins and selected business and sustainability champions to discuss the practicalities of building a regenerative business. This panel will provide specific examples on how the concept of a regenerative economy comes to life in businesses across industries with practical insights on what each of us can do to contribute towards a new kind of regenerative economy. This education and networking event is open to Naturally Boulder members and non-members.
Check-in, networking: 5:15-5:45pm
Panel discussion: 5:45-7pm
President at At Stake Advisors
Sean Ansett is a sustainability professional with 20 years’ experience.
Sean provides strategic advice to corporations, social enterprise start-ups, UN agencies and non-profit organizations on ethical trade, human rights and environmental sustainability globally through his organization At Stake Advisors.
Sean Ansett was a Co-founding team and Chief Sustainability Officer at Fairphone, Amsterdam, Netherlands, the Head of Supplier Responsibility at Apple, Cupertino, CA and the Director of Corporate Responsibility at Burberry in London where he was responsible for ethical trade, environmental sustainability, and community investment programs.
Sean was also the Director of Global Partnerships at Gap Inc. where he led Gap Inc.’s social responsibility and stakeholder engagement strategy related to labor, environmental and human rights issues. He was the chief architect behind the company’s stakeholder engagement strategy significantly enhanced the company’s reputation and impact and formally the Executive Director of the Bangladesh Safety Accord.
Sean is a returned United States Peace Corps and World Food Program volunteer.
Sean has a master’s degree in Sustainability Leadership, University of Cambridge, Wolfson College and a Master of Science degree in Business Administration. He is a senior associate and tutor at the University of Cambridge Institute for Sustainability Leadership.
Hunter Lovins is a renowned author and champion of sustainable development for over 35 years. She is the President and Founder of Natural Capitalism Solutions (NCS), a non-profit based in Longmont, CO. Hunter has co‐authored fifteen books and hundreds of articles, and was featured in the award‐winning film, Lovins On the Soft Path. Her best‐known book, Natural Capitalism, won the Shingo Prize. It has been translated into a more than three dozen languages and summarized in Harvard Business Review. Its sequel, The Way Out: Kickstarting Capitalism To Save Our Economic Ass, won the Atlas Award. Her book, Creating a Lean and Green Business System again won the Shingo Prize. Her latest book, A Finer Future won the Silver Nautilus Award.
Please note that this ticket will only be for entry to the panel discussion and networking portion from 5:15-7pm. If you are interested in attending the book discussion, please register for that event separately.
Member Early Bird Price $19
Panel Discussion: Non-Member Ticket
Please note that this ticket will only be for entry to the panel discussion and networking portion from 5:15-7pm.