Sustainable Business Summit Amsterdam 2018

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Bloomberg’s Sustainable Business Summits bring together C-suite executives, influential investors, and innovative thought leaders to discuss how companies are using sustainability as a driver of business value. The summits leverage Bloomberg’s unrivaled business and markets expertise to convene conversations on the risks and opportunities around sustainability for corporate executives and innovative investors.

In 2018 Bloomberg will bring the Sustainable Business Summit to Amsterdam for the first time to address critical issues, including:

  • Driving revenue growth and profitability through social and environmental goals
  • Defining and measuring the business value of sustainable practices
  • Extending Europe’s leadership in the global green bond market
  • Advancing sustainable agricultural practices to feed a growing world
  • Developing replicable business models that advance the development and use of renewable energy

Date and Time:
20 June
Networking reception to follow.

21 June

Piet Heinkade 3
1019 BR
Amsterdam, The Netherlands


Global Advisor

Syngenta is a leading agriculture company helping to improve global food security by enabling millions of farmers to make better use of available resources. Through world class science and innovative crop solutions, our 28,000 people in over 90 countries are working to transform how crops are grown. We are committed to rescuing land from degradation, enhancing biodiversity and revitalizing rural communities.

Summit Advisor


With over 600 consultants, Navigant’s global Energy practice is the largest energy management consulting team in the industry. We collaborate with utilities, government and NGOs, industries and large corporations, product manufacturers, investors, and oil and gas companies to help them thrive in a rapidly changing energy environment. Our clients include the world’s 50 largest electric, water, and gas utilities; the 20 largest independent power generators; and the 20 largest gas distribution and pipeline companies. Navigant’s seasoned professionals and highly skilled specialists form exceptional teams to help clients transform their businesses, manage complexity and accelerate operational performance, meet compliance requirements, and transform systems and governance to address upcoming changes as the energy transformation takes hold.

Supporting Sponsor

Pernod Ricard is the World’s n°2 in wines and spirits company with consolidated Sales of €9,010m FY17. Created in 1975 by the merger of Ricard and Pernod, the Group’s founder Paul Ricard was an early philanthropist and environmentalist who built the business based on social responsibility and care. His actions led the way in ‘bringing good times from a good place’, inspiring today’s 18,500 employees to be’ createurs de convivialite’, driving sustainability and responsibility in all parts of the business today. Living by the values of entrepreneurial spirit, mutual trust and a strong sense of ethics, Pernod Ricard promotes convivialité as a way to drink alcohol responsibly and moderately.

Program Advisor

GRI is an independent international organization that has pioneered sustainability reporting since 1997. GRI helps businesses and governments worldwide understand and communicate their impact on critical sustainability issues such as climate change, human rights, governance and social well-being. This enables real action to create social, environmental and economic benefits for everyone. The GRI Sustainability Reporting Standards are developed with true multi-stakeholder contributions and rooted in the public interest.

Together with companies and entrepreneurial individuals MVO Nederland works towards the new economy. We pursue a shared goal: a healthy, futureproof economy in which positive financial results go hand in hand with care for people and planet. Our mission is to inspire, connect and accelerate companies and organisations towards climate neutral, circular and inclusive business.

With our network of over 2500 companies we strive for maximum impact, on a national as well as an international level. We work in partnerships with Dutch and international companies and organisations to create impact in existing value chains. We stimulate and support companies with sustainable innovations and business models to enter into international markets. We lobby for ambitious CSR policies at the level of Dutch and European government for policy supporting a sustainable economy.