05 Dec '11, 12pm

5 Highlights from the World Climate Summit

5 Highlights from the World Climate Summit

From December 3-4, during the weekend intermission of the COP17 negotiations , approximately 600 executives from a broad array of international companies gathered in Durban at the second annual World Climate Summit to discuss green economy opportunities and challenges. WCS is one of several industry-related side events that are purposefully scheduled alongside the COP negotiations. World Business Council for Sustainable Development (WBCSD) and Business for the Environment (B4E) also host annual events. The proliferation of business forums attests to industry's greater involvement in climate policy and climate solutions. "Over the past few years, big business has really engaged on the climate change issue," says Richard Gledhill, Lead Partner at PricewaterhouseCoopers. The 2011 WCS program provides an important networking and informational forum for industry leaders. Attend...

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