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Global Leadership Summit
Global Leadership Summit
WhenWednesday, Apr 4, 2018, 5:30 – 8 p.m.
Campus locationDempsey Hall (DEM)
Campus roomAnthony's Forum (3rd Floor)
Event typesConferences, Lectures/Seminars, Workshops
Event sponsors
  • Global Business Center, Foster School of Business
  • Certificate of International Studies in Business (CISB), Foster School of Business
  • UW Sustainability
  • ReThink UW
  • Net Impact UW…

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What is the Global Leadership Summit?

It is a unique opportunity to gain hands-on experience from professionals in the field on how you can lead responsibly and sustainably in your future career. Join fellow students and community members for a night of collaborative case studies and discussions spanning different cultures and industries in order to develop your skills as a positive changemaker.

There will be a keynote speaker, catered reception, and two rounds of workshops led by representatives from Starbucks, Microsoft, the European Commission, UW Evans School of Public Policy, the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation, DowDuPont, Seattle University, UW Office of Sustainability, UW CoMotion, and more.

Come gain an awareness of global issues while connecting with experts in the field and like-minded peers.

This event is free, includes a catered reception, and is open to the public.

Please register here:

Event Schedule:
5:00 - Anthony's Forum opens to attendees
5:30-5:40 – Opening Remarks and Evening Overview
5:40-6:00 – Keynote Speaker: Jennifer Bibby (Starbucks, Director of Global Social Impact)
6:05-6:45 – Workshop Session 1
6:50-7:30 – Workshop Session 2
7:30-8:00 – Reception

Workshop Session Topics:
Session 1 (6:05-6:45 pm)
Room 1 – Business Sustainability and CSR Panel
Room 2 – Environmental Public Policy
Room 3 – Population and Global Health
Session 2 (6:50-7:30 pm)
Room 1 – Business Ethics Case Discussion
Room 2 – Environmental Impact Reporting
Room 3 – Sustainability and Innovation in the Tech World

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