PRESS RELEASE: 5 September 2016       The Sustainability Summit Founders, Leadership Team, Cross Industry Wisdom Board and Strategic Collaborators are excited to announce the next phase of this 5-year-old collaboration platform: On the 27th of September, the first day of this year’s Summit, the African Sustainable Development Association will be launched at the [...]

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By | May 4th, 2016|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Learn More About University of Pretoria MRRI

 The Mining Resilience Research Institute of the University of Pretoria was launched three weeks ago. The Institute is the brain-child of Prof Ronny Webber-Youngman (also member of the Summit Wisdom Board), Head of the Department of Mining. Listen to the interview on Classic Business.

By | August 24th, 2015|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Sustainability Summit 2015 | Interview on ClassicBusiness with Dr Tim Grice

  Michael Avery interviews one of the Summit 2015 speakers - Dr Tim Grice, Head of Social Innovation, Sustainable Minerals Institute, University of Queensland. Listen to this insightful conversation about the challenges the global resources sector faces and the role it should play  in shaping a sustainable future.

By | July 24th, 2015|Uncategorized|0 Comments

What is SUSOP (Sustainable Operations)?

Understand more about SUSOP and why it can save you cost and build your operational resilience. Listen to the interview with Michael Avery on Classic Business here:

By | July 13th, 2015|Uncategorized|0 Comments

1st International Conference on Innovation for Sustainability

Press release  1st International Conference on Innovation for Sustainability under Climate Change and Green Economy/Growth                                                                      11 May 2015 The Exxaro Chair [...]

By | May 22nd, 2015|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Sustainability Summit 2015

Listen to the Interview Michael Avery had with Raldu Nel (CEO of BCI) on Classic Business on 7 May. Learn more about the exciting topics of this year's Summit and how industry and academia can participate in the conversation.

By | May 8th, 2015|Uncategorized|0 Comments

MIT Sloan on Innovation for Sustainability

Through its sustainability initiative, MIT Sloan supports and convenes businesses and entrepreneurs with environmental and social goals. “As more and more companies search for ways to integrate social and environmental goals with economic ones, there needs to be a framework to help define sustainability-oriented innovation and entrepreneurship,” says Jason Jay, who earned a PhD at [...]

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Waste: A Misplaced Opportunity? – Webinar

Waste is a resource, not a liability In this Better Business Webinar, hosted by , Angus Ryan and Saliem Haider will be outlining how businesses can manage their waste-related risk, and unlock opportunities to save money and achieve zero-waste targets. To read more about the facilitators and watch the webinar, click this link. 

By | March 30th, 2015|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Sustainability Paradox – Mining Weekly

The Network for Business Sustainability research found that, while 93% of CEOs see sustainability as important for their company’s future success, most do not know how to successfully embed sustainability into their company, management consulting agency Blank Canvas International CEO Raldu Nel tells MiningWeekly.

By | March 18th, 2015|Uncategorized|0 Comments