We look forward to seeing you on October 24th, from 9:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. CST in Chicago.
If you have any questions between now and then, please feel free to contact Jeretha McKinley, by email at firstname.lastname@example.org.
For those of you who are traveling, Chicago temperatures have begun to drop, so we encourage you to check the weather before you pack.
To help us begin with some common language and understanding, we ask that you please review the following publication in advance of October 24th:
– ALSO –
- Please come with a brief definition of sustainability endorsed by the organization you represent. If you are not attending this meeting as a representative of an organization, please come with your own individual definition of sustainability.
You may find these resources valuable, as well:
- Nonprofit: Always Fresh – insights on sustainability
- Two Keys to Sustainable Social Enterprise, by Sally R. Osberg and Roger L. Martin
FROM THE MAY 2015 ISSUE of the Harvard Business Review
We will be working throughout the day in multi-disciplinary teams. Each team will address the same prompts and questions, yielding 3 different sets of data to be shared in aggregate with colleagues and other stakeholders who were unable to participate.
9:00 a.m. – Breakfast
10:30 a.m. – Break
12:30 p.m. – Lunch
Group Creative Space
Co-Create a Sustainability Definition
2:30 p.m. – Break
Develop a brief paragraph or collective statement for publication