Come and inspirit your business through comprehensive advice and best practices on the latest demands!

As financial turmoil has become the hottest issue on corporate agenda, come and learn from senior CSR leaders and discuss the issues that impact the effectiveness of your CSR investment. In two days of intensive and interactive learning you will have the opportunity to:

  • Find out which are the latest strategies for leading change and understand how can CSR be the catalyst for innovation
  • Build strategic relationships with business leaders, peers, authorities and mass-media representatives in order to align efforts for over passing financial crisis
  • Discover how these times of financial instability may help you to transform CSR into an invaluable source of opportunities for your business
  • Get a wide view on most up-to-date changes in CSR area and how it might impact your business future
  • Explore more than ever practical ways of demonstrating leadership through strong CSR strategies
  • Exchange opinions on how to best manage relations and communicate with stakeholders.
  • Learn how you can restore trust and restate your CSR long-term commitment
  • Stay ahead on the latest insights on how to create a CSR program in order to strengthen your brand and reputation
  • Share challenges and explore solutions through interactive roundtable discussions

If you are working in either:

  • Corporate Social Responsibility
  • Communication
  • PR
  • Marketing
  • HR
  • Environment
  • Occupational Health and Safety
  • Sustainable Development
  • Planning and Strategy
Practical analyses on successful case studies are some of the benefits that you will be provided with by attending this top event.

You may find of great interest the one-time opportunity to inspirit your business through incorporating CSR into your business strategy by joining CSR'09 customized sessions.

At the end of this one stop shop event you will have:

  1. A roadmap for action: you will have a very clear insight on what is to be done in unstable times and what are the proper steps to take in order to deal with financial crisis, how to turn a wall into a bridge and transform danger into opportunity.
  2. Useful communication solutions: gain important practical knowledge on how you can communicate with your stakeholders and protect your business from what lies ahead.
  3. Benchmark strategies and solutions for an effective CSR conduct: you will have the opportunity to find out the latest trends in managing CSR in times of financial crisis and to get inspired from global business leaders.
  4. Extensive networking: you will get to meet people from the four main social sectors: private, public, civil society and mass media. Establishing and building on contacts you make at our event quickly builds a valuable contact base.
  5. Get the hang of things in real time: explore the most up to date CSR practices in financial turmoil and hear valuable analysis from top leaders and national and international experts.

Paolo Chighine

Paolo Chighine

Head of External Relations at Enel Romania

Andrew Jenkins

Andrew Jenkins

Sustainable Development Manager – Products at Aliance Boots

Andrew Marshall - Roberts

Andrew Marshall - Roberts

Head of Corporate Responsibility for Standard Life plc

Peter R. White

Peter R. White

Director for Global Sustainability at Procter and Gamble

Juan Ramon Silva Ferrada

Juan Ramon Silva Ferrada

Area General Manager of Sustainability at ACCIONA

Nikos Avlonas

Nikos Avlonas

Managing Director of the Centre for Sustainability & Excellence

Freya Williams

Freya Williams

Co-founder and global planning director of OgilvyEarth

Andreas Beckmann

Andreas Beckmann

Director at WWF Danube-Carpathian Programme   

Laura Maanavilja

Laura Maanavilja

Communication Manager at CSR Europe

Yiannis Lagos

Yiannis Lagos

Chief Operational Officer at Alexandrion Group and  Managing Partner at People First

Mircea Geoana

Mircea Geoana

Chairman of the Romanian Senate

Torsten G. Christen

Torsten G. Christen

National expert at the European Commission

Thomas Osburg

Thomas Osburg

Director Europe - Corporate Affairs for Intel Corp.

Yannis Freris

Yannis Freris

Head of Corporate Communication & Sustainable Development at Gefyra S.A.

Huzaifa Khorakiwala

Huzaifa Khorakiwala

Executive Director of Wockhardt and CEO of Wockhardt Foundation

Eli Roman

Eli Roman

Editor anchor at The Money Channel