Prelude to Global Reporting Initiative's G4: A Webinar and Discussion on Evolving Global Sustainability GuidelinesAugust 22, 2012 - 9:00 a.m. to noon
Missouri Botanical Garden EarthWays Center
Commerce Bank Center for Science Education
4651 Shaw Boulevard
St. Louis, MO 63110
The fourth generation of the Global Reporting Initiative's (GRI) sustainability reporting framework (G4), is under development. Now is the time to comment on sustainability reporting requirements that will be required by foreign stock exchanges and organizations around the world.
This free workshop will feature a live webinar with Mike Wallace, Director, GRI Focal Point USA from the Burns and McDonnell's Kansas City office to explain the newly proposed G4 guidelines. Following the webinar, sustainability practitioners from Standing Partnership will facilitate a roundtable discussion and will collect feedback on the draft G4 guidelines. These comments will be shared with the Global Reporting Initiative staff.
9:00 a.m. - Networking, coffee, tea, pastries
9:30 a.m. - Welcome by Burns and McDonnell (webinar)
9:40 a.m. - GRI Overview by Mike Wallace (webinar)
10:00 a.m. - Walk through G4 guidelines and process (webinar)
11:15 a.m. - Roundtable discussion
12:00 p.m. - Adjourn
There is no cost to attend, but registration is required to Eric Schneider at firstname.lastname@example.org
Download the brochure: Prelude to GRI G4