Baruch College Hosts 6th Annual Symposium on Sustainable Business: Integrated and Non-Financial Reporting


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NEW YORK, NY- October 24, 2013 - Baruch College invites corporate professionals and the media to the 6th Annual Symposium on Sustainable Business on November 1. The event is co-sponsored by Baruch’s Robert Zicklin Center for Corporate Integrity and CCI-Corporate Communications International in partnership with the National Investor Relations Institute, and the New York Society of Security Analysts.

Industry experts will talk about current trends in corporate non-financial and integrated reporting in three separate discussions. The day starts off with “Setting the Standards,” featuring experts who set the framework for corporate disclosure of environmental, social and governance impacts.  Other discussions will feature the benefits and challenges of implementing integrated/non-financial reporting and how users are leveraging this information to make better investment decisions.  Panelists include representatives from the Global Reporting Initiative, the Sustainability Accounting Standards Board, American Electric Power, Prudential Financial, Domini Social Investments and more.

EVENT DETAILS:

WHAT: 6th Annual Symposium on Sustainable Business: Non-Financial and Integrated Reporting

WHEN: 9 a.m. - 1 p.m., followed by lunch, Friday, November 1

PROGRAM: View schedule and list of panelists

WHERE: Baruch College's Newman Library and Information Building, 151 East 25th
Street (between Lexington and Third Avenues), Room 750, 7th Floor

RSVP: Complete the online registration form . For registration fees and other information, visit the registration information page for more info.

About Baruch College:

Baruch College is a senior college in the City University of New York (CUNY) with a total enrollment of more than 17,000 students, who represent 160 countries and speak more than 100 languages. Ranked among the top 15% of U.S. colleges and the No. 4 public regional university, Baruch College is regularly recognized as among the most ethnically diverse colleges in the country. As a public institution with a tradition of academic excellence, Baruch College offers accessibility and opportunity for students from every corner of New York City and from around the world. For more about Baruch College, go to http://www.baruch.cuny.edu/.

MEDIA CONTACTS:

Manny Romero, (646) 660-6141, manuel.romero@baruch.cuny.edu

Mercedes Sanchez, (646) 660-6112, mercedes.sanchez@baruch.cuny.edu

Celene McDermott, (646) 660-6134, celene.mcdermott@baruch.cuny.edu