World Forum Lille 2012 - Worldwide Forum for Responsible Economy - 6th edition
A high-profile Forum for a responsible economy
Our OBJECTIVE :
Advance the Responsible Economy through showcasing best practices adopted by corporations (whether SMEs or large groups) that exercise their activities responsibly, anywhere in the world, while setting the stage to promote their example.
During November: 3 days hosting meetings among corporate leaders, experts, NGOs and students.
Roundtable conferences: 1 CEO and/or 1 well-known figure provides a personal strategic vision lesson.
Workshops devoted to "Best Practices sessions": tangible examples exposing a company's challenges and realities.
"The Village": space designated for holding gatherings and networking.
Throughout the year: the World Forum Lille Institute, a Think Tank focusing on Corporate Social Responsibility, organizes several thematic seminars.
THE FORUM AT A GLANCE
> Launched in 2007
> Nearly 18,000 participants in 5 years
> Over 650 Best Practices submitted for dissemination
> 125 Conferences and Workshops during which more than 358 speakers representing 61 nations have contributed their personal testimonials
> Upwards of 85% of Forum attendees have expressed their desire to return to subsequent events (results from the 2011 satisfaction survey).