2013 Corporate Responsibility Summit

The Council for Corporate Responsibility hosts the 2013 Inaugural Florida Corporate Responsibility Summit, tailored to the audience of South Florida companies, corporations, and organizations invested in the Corporate Responsibility efforts of their organizations. Together, we explore the ever-changing challenges and corresponding solutions to driving sustainability through good corporate citizenship. More information on the venue, the speakers and panelists, and who should consider attending the event can be found in the links to the right.

For additional information about the Summit, please contact the South Florida Coordinator, Ameerah Mukayed, at ameerah.mukayed@floridadiversitycouncil.org, or the Event Chair, Agatha Caraballo, at acarabal@fiu.edu.

Theme

“Corporate Social Responsibility: Making it a Reality”

 

Date

Friday, August 23, 2013

 

Time

8:30 a.m. — 3:00 p.m.

 

Location

Florida International University – Pines Campus
17195 Sheridan Street, Pembroke Pines, FL 33331

 

Agenda

8:30 a.m. — 9:00 a.m. Registration and Breakfast
9:00 a.m. — 9:30 a.m. Opening Remarks

  • Dennis Kennedy, Founder and Chairman – The Council for Corporate Responsibility
  • Agatha Caraballo, Director – The Council for Corporate Responsibility
9:30 a.m. — 10:20 a.m. Session I “The Case for Sustainability: People, Profits and the Planet”

  • Faith Taylor, Senior Vice President of Sustainability and Innovation – Wyndham Worldwide
10:20 a.m. — 10:40 a.m. Networking Break
10:40 a.m. — 11:30 a.m. Session II “Investing in Our Communities

  • Susan Tower, Executive Director of Community Affairs, Florida Blue and Vice President, BCBSF Foundation
11:30 a.m. — 12:20 p.m. Session III Executive Panel

  • Mark Shamley, President & CEO, Association of Corporate Contributions Professionals
  • Clara M. Kashar, Assistant Director, Office of University Sustainability at Florida International University
  • David Bruce, VP of Corporate Communications and Public Affairs of Ryder System, Inc.
12:20 p.m. — 1:00 p.m. Lunch
1:00 p.m. — 1:50 p.m. Session IV

  • Jerrell Moore, Chief Diversity Officer, Burger King
1:50 p.m. — 2:40 p.m. Session V “Driving Business Success through Diversity and Inclusion: The Sodexo Story”

  • Denise R. Ammaccapane, Director of Workplace Diversity and Inclusion – Education Market, Sodexo
2:40 p.m. — 3:00 p.m. Closing Remarks

 

Register

Register
A $3 processing fee will be charged on all registrations.

 

Speakers

Denise Ammaccapane

Denise
Ammaccapane
Director, Workplace Diversity and Inclusion, Education Market
Sodexo

Dennis Kennedy

Dennis
Kennedy
Founder and Chairman
National Diversity Council

Faith Taylor

Faith
Taylor
Senior Vice President of Sustainability and Innovation
Wyndham Worldwide

Jerrell Moore

Jerrell
Moore
Chief Diversity Officer
Burger King

Susan Towler

Susan
Towler
Executive Director of Community Affairs, Florida Blue
Vice President, BCBSF Foundation

 

Executive Panel

Clara Kashar

Clara
Kashar
Assistant Director, Office of University Sustainability
Florida International University

David Bruce

David
Bruce
VP of Corporate Communications and Public Affairs
Ryder System, Inc.

Mark Shamley

Mark
Shamley
President & CEO
Association of Corporate Contributions Professionals

 

Event Chairs

Agatha Caraballo

Agatha
Caraballo
Professor
Florida International University

Mary Martinez

Mary
Martinez
Diversity & Inclusion Practice Leader
APTMetrics, Inc.

 

Who Should Attend

Human Resources, Communications, Public Affairs and CSR professionals who have a commitment to:

  • Making diversity and inclusion a golden standard for dynamic business
  • Promoting responsibility in environmental sustainability
  • Finding ways to better enrich local and global communities through good business
  • Developing effective governance to keep CSR integral to success
  • Building organizational health internally and externally
  • Giving back to their communities through charity and philanthropy
  • Maintaining supply chain integrity to ensure products are safely and fairly made

 

Sponsorship Options




Corporate Trailblazer (Title) Sponsor – Donor Level $5,000

  • The official Title Sponsor of the Corporate Responsibility Summit
  • Title Sponsor recognition in all advertising (Corporate logo included in all ads)
  • Organization’s logo/name on all summit event promotional materials and attendee badges
  • Recognition as Title Sponsor in official summit program (logo on front cover)
  • Organization’s banners/signage prominently displayed (provided by sponsor)
  • Full-page color advertisement (8.5″ x 11″) inside front cover of the official summit program (sponsor provided)
  • Organization’s logo on Council for Corporate Responsibility website linked to your homepage
  • Contact list of registered attendees
  • 4 full summit registrations

Corporate Leader — Donor Level $3,000

  • Recognition in all statewide advertisements
  • Organization’s logo/name on all summit event promotional materials including summit signage
  • Organization’s logo/name on official summit program (back cover)
  • Organization’s banner/signage prominently displayed (provided by sponsor)
  • Full-page color advertisement (8.5″ x 11″) in all summit programs (sponsor provided)
  • Organization’s logo on Council for Corporate Responsibility website linked to your homepage
  • Contact list of registered attendees
  • 3 full summit registrations

Corporate Best Practices — Donor Level $1,500

  • Recognition in statewide advertisements
  • Organization’s logo/name on all summit event promotional material including summit signage
  • Organization’s logo on official summit program (back cover)
  • Organization’s banner/signage prominently displayed
  • Full-page color advertisement (8.5″ x 11″) in summit programs (sponsor provided)
  • Organization’s logo on Council for Corporate Responsibility website linked to your homepage
  • 2 full summit registrations

Corporate Initiative — Donor Level $750

  • Recognition in all statewide advertisements
  • Organization’s logo/name on all summit event promotional material including summit signage
  • Organization’s banner/signage prominently displayed
  • Organization’s logo on Council for Corporate Responsibility website linked to your homepage
  • 1 full summit registration

Corporate Partner — Donor Level $500

  • Organization’s logo/name on all summit event promotional material including summit signage
  • Organization’s name on official summit program (back cover)
  • Organization’s logo on Council for Corporate Responsibility website linked to your homepage


Sponsorship opportunities are available. For more information, contact Ameerah Mukayed, at
ameerah.mukayed@floridadiversitycouncil.org

 

Individual Registration — $89

Register

*There will be a $3 processing fee for online registration

For more information on Corporate Responsibility initiatives, please visit: uscorporateresponsibility.org

 

Sponsors

Wells Fargo
Wyndham
Florida International University
Florida Virtual School