CSR Certificate Program

By G&A Institute in Partnership with Institute for Ethical Leadership at Rutgers Business School Newark


The Institute for Ethical Leadership at Rutgers Business School Newark and Governance & Accountability Institute have joined forces on the third offering of their two-day Certificate programs in Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR).

The theme is "Building a Best-in-Class CSR Department." The next 2-day program will be in Spring 2017 (scheduled for May 16-17, 2017) at the Rutgers Business School campus in downtown Newark, New Jersey. Participants will take a deep dive into Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) and the related fields of philanthropy, sustainability, risk management, and ethics. The certificate program will be presented Tuesday, May 16 and Wednesday, May 17, 2017, 9:00 am to 5:00 pm. On Tuesday evening there is a special networking dinner.

Benefits of the Program
In this program, participants explore CSR models and best practices that successful companies are using to drive business and social value across the organization and the community. Expect case studies and group work that allow for a high level of engagement and active learning. Network with CSR colleagues, leaders, and independent experts to confer about current views in CSR practice and build a valuable network of thought leaders and funding partners.

Topics include

  • The Ethics of Corporate Responsibility

  • Industry Specific Metrics and Measurements

  • Sustainable Development Goals

  • CSR Trends – Locally, Nationally and Internationally

  • CSR Through the Investor Lens

  • Materiality - Identify & Focus on Strategic ESG Issues

  • Supply Chain Sustainability

An outstanding group of keynoters, panel moderators and speakers is lining up for the program.  In previous programs, participants have a choice of two tracks — one for corporate responsibility topics and the other for not-for-profit / social sector organization topics, with plenary sessions to share knowledge and experience with all participants.

For more information and to register, click here.

 

For more information contact Louis D. Coppola, EVP of G&A Institute, at lcoppola@ga-institute.com.