Operations, Information Technology, and Environmental Sustainability Conference

As society grapples with the dual challenges of development and operating within planetary boundaries, innovations in operational and supply chain practices have huge potential to create and sell cleaner products and services that improve the livelihoods of customers, workers and suppliers while sustaining the world’s resources and the natural environment.

About the Sustainability Research Conference Series

The Stanford Initiative on Business and Environmental Sustainability Research Conference Series is hosted by Stanford Graduate School of Business and the Stanford Doerr School of Sustainability.


February 13–14, 2023


Stanford University campus

This conference seeks to celebrate Hau Lee’s seminal contributions to bringing the triple bottom line of profit, people and the planet to the forefront of the operations management research agenda.

Conference Application

Conference attendance will be limited. 

Conference Organizers

The Charles A. Holloway Professor of Operations, Information & Technology

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