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Sustainability Innovation Hackathon 2023

March 4, 2023

Turn your idea into a solution and help generate sustainable solutions focused on Net-Zero buildings.

With only 3 hours & infinite possibilities, can YOU create a sustainable solution? If you think you have what it takes, join our Sustainability Innovation Hackathon 2023! This annual event is coming soon and pre-registration is open to anyone from the ages of 18 to 30 who has an interest in sustainability, a knack for problem-solving or is innovation-savvy.

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Sustainable Business Expo 2022

November 3, 2022

This event was a showcase for companies on the cutting edge of the new, green economy. Sustainability-minded business professionals came from across Southern Ontario to learn about the latest in technology, best practices and network on the tradeshow floor! This year’s theme was Net-Zero Emissions broken down into three key emitting areas: Buildings, Energy and Transportation. The theme was explored across a keynote presentation, panel discussions and a workshop.

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10th Annual Sustainability Leadership Awards

June 2, 2022 - FREE

Our 10th Annual Sustainability Leadership Awards is a highlight to remember, where we covered our organisational history and progress over the last 10 years and reflected on the challenges and successes of 2021. Through this event, we celebrated the projects and progress from 2021 that members of our Sustainability Leadership Program have achieved with the presentation of our Sustainability Leadership Awards. These local organisations are leading the way toward a more resilient, healthy and prosperous future for our communities while creating long-term success for themselves.

Check out the event highlights:

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Get Started: Practical Steps to Improving Business

March 3rd, 2022 - FREE

Practical and approachable steps that improve your business as well as the world around us, build your competitive edge and create effective communication strategies to support your growth.

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Optimising Your Employee Experience

December 15, 2021 - FREE

When leaders understand their employees’ needs, concerns and motivation levels, real results follow. Hear how you can get a better reading on your employees to better respond, adapt and engage with them.

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Sustainable Business Expo 2021

November 3-4, 2021 - $50 + HST

The 2021 Sustainable Business Conference & Tradeshow is focused on Zero-waste and Circular Economy. This official side event to the World Circular Economy Forum includes 18 presentations related to sustainable business with 20 unique keynote speakers.

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Innovation Hackathon 2021

October 21, 2021 - FREE

Includes a keynote speaker on managing packaging waste, a workshop on delivering a perfect pitch and team submissions related to creating a sustainable business solution to address the problem of packaging waste in Canada.

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The Take-Make-Waste Problem: Assessing Our Linear Economy

September 9, 2021 - FREE

Learn more about the challenges of managing waste throughout a product’s life cycle from the perspective of food.

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The Business Battle With Climate Change

April 29, 2021 - FREE

Through a panel-based discussion, our expert panelists provide insight on why and how you can capitalise on the opportunities presented by climate change through adaption and mitigation.

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Get the Better of COVID: Business Resiliency in Trying Times

February 25, 2021 - FREE

Through a panel-based discussion, our expert panelists provide insight on how you can build business resilience through COVID and beyond.

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November 3-4, 2021 - $50 + HST