Accenture launch UNGC-Accenture Industry CEO Study

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Accenture invite you to the launch of the UNGC-Accenture Industry CEO Study,
the world’s largest industry-specific study on CEOs and Sustainability to
date on 25th May.

The reports include overall industry insights and deep dives into 7 sectors
including Consumer Goods, Communications, Banking, Utilities, Energy,
Automotive, Infrastructure and Transportation Services from interviews with
nearly 1000 CEOs from UNGC member companies, business leaders, members of
civil society and academic experts. Georg Kell, Executive Director, UNGC
will be joined by Sander van’t Noordende, Group Chief Executive, Accenture
Management Consulting and the reports lead author, Peter Lacy, Managing
Director, Sustainability Services, Accenture EALA to discuss some of the key

The launch will take place during a unique live broadcast – Sustainability
24 – bringing together business and government leaders to debate and discuss
how companies are embedding Sustainability into their organizations. You are
welcome to register for free and to distribute to as many colleagues as you
like – it promises to be an informative, engaging and useful event. To
participate please mark your calendars for 25th May and visit

You can also follow the live debate and commentary on Twitter @accenture and

The agenda includes a combination of online video streaming, webinars, live
chat, executive and c-suite network discussions, industry focussed debates,
and question and answer sessions – which are all complemented by local
networking and in-person roundtable client events.

Accenture, which is facilitating the unusual event, says the primary purpose
of Sustainability 24 is ‘to challenge, stimulate and inspire a global
audience with a variety of fresh ideas and thought-provoking concepts
associated with the adoption of sustainability practices’.

Participants will include leadership executives from the Fortune500 and
their employees, plus key media people and analysts from around the world.

If you have any questions about the agenda, theme or content, please contact
Rod Kay, event director, by email at: mailto:[email protected]