The Conference Board of Canada

Corporate Responsibility and Sustainability Council

Members only

We work in a complex world of regulatory disclosure, stakeholder activism, and environmental, social, and governance (ESG) expectations. How far ahead is your organization?

Today, leaders are embracing an intersectional, multifaceted lens to do business. They’re understanding how ESG factors drive success—and making real change in their organizations and communities. And there’s still more work to be done.

Challenge traditional thinking. Break down silos. Exceed your stakeholders’ expectations around corporate responsibility and sustainability.

This is the focus of the Corporate Responsibility and Sustainability Council.

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Who should join?

Senior sustainability executives who manage their organizations’ strategy, policies, and programs related to corporate responsibility, sustainability, and ESG.

Key objectives

  • Bring leaders and peers together
  • Analyze emerging ESG and sustainability trends
  • Develop members’ leadership profiles
  • Share tools, and create partnership and collaboration opportunities

Benefits of membership

Learn

Hear from invited experts on corporate responsibility and ESG—and apply their lessons to your organization’s strategy and business plan.

Decide

Cut out uncertainty. Improve your capacity to make informed business decisions with our unbiased, evidence-based research.

Activate

Expand your leadership profile, access tools that are directly relevant to your practice, and collaborate with a keen community of peers.

Current members

  • 3M Canada Company
  • Agnico Eagle Mines Limited
  • Alectra Utilities Corporation
  • Atomic Energy of Canada Limited
  • Bruce Power LP
  • Canadian Pacific Railway Company
  • CBC/Radio-Canada
  • Cogeco Communications Inc.
  • Export Development Canada
  • EY
  • Farm Credit Canada
  • Gibson Energy Ltd.
  • IGM Financial Inc.
  • Intact Financial Corporation
  • KPMG LLP
  • Lifeworks Inc.
  • Peter P. Dhillon Centre for Business Ethics, UBC Sauder School of Business
  • ShawCor Ltd.
  • Strandberg Consulting
  • TD Bank Group
  • The Works Design Communications Ltd
  • TransAlta Corporation
  • Umalia
  • Université Laval
  • University of St. Michael's College, University of Toronto

Member activity

Next session

June 14, 2022

Theme: The Journey to Net Zero - Part 2

Previous sessions

April 14, 2022

Theme: The Journey to Net Zero - Part 1

Speaker
  • Geneva Claesson, Deloitte LLP
  • Della Wang, Deloitte LLP
  • Elizabeth Alves, Cogeco Inc.

February 2, 2022

Theme: Embedding sustainability: managing organizational change

Speakers
  • Janice Francisco, Bridgepoint Effect

Recent themes

  • ESG and Strategic Risk Management
  • Indigenous reconciliation through an ESG lens 
  • Focusing on the “S” in ESG: Being a force for social good
  • Carbon pricing: Assessing the risks and opportunities for businesses across Canada
  • Embedding sustainability into your corporate strategy
  • Stakeholder engagement: Working together effectively to solve problems of mutual concern

Become a member

Corporate Responsibility and Sustainability Council

Bring leaders and peers together. Join the CRSC.

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Questions?

For more information, or to arrange for a guest invitation to attend one of our meetings, please contact our team.