Sustainable Business Summit Toronto 2019

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Overview

Join the leaders of Canadian industry and finance in Toronto for the fourth annual Sustainable Business Summit. Add your distinct voice to the conversation and examine how the country is moving toward a low-carbon economy and developing sustainable strategies in its companies, cities, and financial markets.

Key topics covered at the Summit include:

  • How Canadian cities are driving sustainable change at the local level
  • Innovations in transportation, mobility and the future of Canada’s infrastructure
  • Sustainable investment opportunities alignment with millennials’ financial habits
  • Philanthropies use of innovative financing to fund sustainable development
  • The evolution of Canada’s low-carbon economy

Date and Time:
September 19, 2019
1:30 PM – 5:30 PM 
Networking reception to follow.

Location:
Art Gallery of Ontario
317 Dundas Street West
Toronto, ON M5T 1G4, Canada

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Sponsors:

Global Advisor:



Syngenta is one of the world’s leading agriculture companies. Our ambition is to help safely feed the world while taking care of the planet.  We aim to improve the sustainability, quality and safety of agriculture with world class science and innovative crop solutions. Our technologies enable millions of farmers around the world to make better use of limited agricultural resources. With 28,000 people in more than 90 countries we are working to transform how crops are grown. Through partnerships, collaboration and The Good Growth Plan we are committed to improving farm productivity, rescuing land from degradation, enhancing biodiversity and revitalizing rural communities.

To learn more visit www.syngenta.com and www.goodgrowthplan.com.
Follow us on Twitter at www.twitter.com/Syngenta and www.twitter.com/SyngentaUS.

Summit Advisor:


The Toronto-Dominion Bank and its subsidiaries are collectively known as TD Bank Group (“TD” or the “Bank”). TD is the sixth largest bank in North America by branches and serves more than 25 million customers in three key businesses operating in a number of locations in financial centres around the globe: Canadian Retail, including TD Canada Trust, TD Auto Finance Canada, TD Wealth (Canada), TD Direct Investing, and TD Insurance; U.S. Retail, including TD Bank, America’s Most Convenient Bank®, TD Auto Finance U.S., TD Wealth (U.S.), and an investment in TD Ameritrade; and Wholesale Banking, including TD Securities. TD also ranks among the world’s leading online financial services firms, with approximately 12 million active online and mobile customers. TD had CDN$1.3 trillion in assets on January 31, 2018. The Toronto-Dominion Bank trades under the symbol “TD” on the Toronto and New York Stock Exchanges.

TD has a long-standing commitment to enriching the lives of its customers, colleagues and communities. As part of its corporate citizenship platform, The Ready Commitment, it aspires to link its business, philanthropy and human capital to help build a more inclusive and sustainable tomorrow. As part of this, the bank is targeting CDN $1 billion (US $775 million) in total by 2030 towards community giving in four areas it feels are critical to helping people feel more confident – not just about their finances, but also in their ability to achieve their personal goals in a changing world. These are Financial Security, Vibrant Planet, Connected Communities and Better Health. Through The Ready Commitment TD is also aligned to nine of the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals. For more information, visit td.com/thereadycommitment.

Business Advisor:



Keurig Canada, a Keurig Dr Pepper company, provides a broad range of premium coffees, teas and other beverages in a variety of formats, as well as Keurig® single-serve coffee makers. The company is a recognized leader in sustainability thanks to its various programs supporting local and global communities and responsible sourcing, as well as its initiatives to reduce the environmental impact of its operations and products, such as the conversion of K-Cup® pods to a recyclable format.

For more information, please visit: https://www.keurig.ca/sustainability

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